Title: This week the Kaleidoscope team are talking about the unsung hero that is statistics, the maths that influences what we deem important in research, and an exciting emerging idea in schizophrenia.


Gelman, A., & Vehtari, A. (2020). What are the most important statistical ideas of the past 50 years?. arXiv preprint arXiv:2012.00174

Mealer RG, Williams SE, Daly MJ et al. Glycobiology and schizophrenia: a biological hypothesis emerging from genomic research. Molecular Psychiatry, 2020; 25:3129-3139.

Kaleidoscope team:

  • Dr Dawn N. Albertson
    Dr Dawn N. Albertson

    Summarising Dawn’s academic trajectory is not easy but, roughly: behaviour, drugs, brains on drugs and then educating people about brains, behaviour, and drugs.

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  • Prof Sukhi S. Shergill
    Prof Sukhi S. Shergill

    A multilingual MD/PhD, Sukhi is a Professor of Psychiatry and Systems Neuroscience at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience at King’s College London and a Psychiatrist

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  • Derek (1)
    Dr Derek K. Tracy

    Derek is the Medical Director of West London NHS Trust, and a senior lecturer at King's College London and University College London.

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  • Dr Dan W. Joyce

    Certified genius and MD/PhD wunderkid, Dan works at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford and is a Consultant Psychiatrist with Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust. Veggie, data head, and a research purist, Dan’s signature acerbic wit brings comedy and clarity to all things complicated.

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