Hamish McAllister-Williams is Professor of Affective Disorders at Newcastle University, Newcastle, England. He obtained his qualification in medicine, and a PhD in Neuropharmacology, at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland.
Professor McAllister-Williams moved to Newcastle University, England, in 1995 and was awarded a UK Medical Research Council Clinician Scientist Fellowship to investigate the pathophysiology of affective disorders, completing a research MD degree. In 2004, he was appointed a Reader in Clinical Psychopharmacology and then, in 2017, Professor of Affective Disorders. He is the Lead for the Mental Health, Dementia and Neurodegenerative Disorders Research Theme.
Clinically, he leads a tertiary level specialist affective disorders service in the Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust.
EM-53628 - Date of preparation: February 2021