Cathryn Lewis

Research theme lead at the NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre (BRC): Biomarkers and Genomics

Cathryn Lewis is Professor of Genetic Epidemiology at King's College London.  Her research focus is the development and application of statistical methods in human genetics, to identify and characterise genes contributing to common, complex disorders. Current research includes genome-wide association studies and disease risk prediction using genetic and environmental factors.


Bioinformatics and Statistics

Our bioinformatics and statistics research integrates complex rich clinical data from patient records with large datasets from other areas including genomics & brain imaging to better understand psychiatric disorders.

Our research areas

We are researching new tests, treatments and theories in mental health, neurology, and dementia. Find out more about the areas in which we are researching.