Media Activity

Media Activity

Below are the latest media and public engagement activities of BAP members:

Marcus Munafò
Schizophrenia and genetics: a new landmark study
Article in The Mental Elf blog studying the genetic basis of schizophrenia.
1st August 2014

Peter Bloomfield
Robin Ince "My Brain Officially Exists"
Peter worked with comedian Robin Ince, providing him with a fMRI brain scan, and helped with questions he had on material for his tour related to the brain and mind. The scan was projected behind him during his 'Blooming Buzzing Confusion' tour.
23rd July 2014

Paul Stokes
Hardcore pot smoking could damage the brain's pleasure center
Interview with Science Magazine about recent research by the National Institute on Drug Abuse
14th July 2014

Ulrich Ettinger
Sleep deprivation leads to symptoms of schizophrenia
Sleep deprivation leads to symptoms of schizophrenia. Media Coverage: University Herald, Nature World News, Times of India, Science World Report, Medscape, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Ärzte Zeitung, Ärzteblatt.
8th July 2014

Robin Carhart-Harris
Psilocybin and Depression
Psilocybin, the active ingredient in 'magic mushrooms' may help alleviate symptoms of depression. UK Media Coverage: The Independent, Telegraph, Daily Mail, New Scientist, The Conversation. International Media: Reuters, Washington Post, NBC, CBS, Popular Science, La Stampa, La Razon, Es Materia, Times of India, The Star.
3rd July 2014