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Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology

Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology

The International Journal for Research in Social and Genetic Epidemiology and Mental Health Services

Editor-in-Chief: Craig Morgan

ISSN: 0933-7954 (print version)
ISSN: 1433-9285 (electronic version)

Journal no. 127

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Craig Morgan (Editor-in-Chief)
Health Service and Population Research
David Goldberg Centre
Institute of Psychiatry
King's College London
Box  P063
De Crespigny Park
London SE5 8AF, UK
E-mail: craig.morgan@kcl.ac.uk 

Francesco Amaddeo
Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology
Ospedale Policlinico "G.B. Rossi"
P.le L.A. Scuro, 10
37134 Verona, Italy

Natacha Carragher
Office of Medical Education
University of New South Wales
Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia

Claudia Cooper
UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences
Archway Campus
Holborn Union building
Highgate Hill
London, N19 5NL, UK

William Copeland
Duke University School of Medicine
Box 3454 DUMC
Durham NC 27710, USA

Sara Evans-Lacko
Health Service and Population Research Department
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience at King's College London
Box P029 The David Goldberg Centre
De Crespigny Park
London, SE5 8AF, UK

Viviane Kovess
Directrice EA 4069
Epidémiologie, Evaluation, Politiques de santé
Hôtel Dieu EHESP
1 place du parvis de notre dame
75181 Paris Cedex 04, France

Ashok Malla
Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Douglas Institute
Frank B. Common Pavilion
6875, Boulevard LaSalle
Montreal (Quebec), H4H 1R3, Canada

Silvia S. Martins, MD, PHD
Associate Professor of Epidemiology 
Department of Epidemiology
Mailman School Of Public Health
Columbia University
722 West 168th street, Rm. 509
New York, NY 10032

Orla McBride
School of Psychology
Ulster University
Northern Ireland
BT48 7JL

Paulo Rossi Menezes
Departamento de Medicina Preventiva
Faculdade de Medicina
Universidade de São Paulo
Av. Dr. Arnaldo 455
CEP 01246-903
São Paulo, Brazil

James Scott
Level 3 UQCCR
Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital
Bowen Bridge Rd
Herston, Qld, 4029, Australia

Rangaswamy Thara
Schizophrenia Research Foundation (SCARF)
R/7A, North Main Road, Anna Nagar (West Extension)
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Hélène Verdoux
Université Victor Segalen
146 rue Léo Saignat
33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France

Johannes Wancata
Medical University of Vienna
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Währinger Gürtel 18-20
1090 Vienna, Austria

Review Editor

Ulrich Reininghaus
Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology
School for Mental Health and Neuroscience
Faculty of Health, Medicine, and Life Sciences
Maastricht University, P.O. Box 616 (VIJV1)
6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands

Founding Editors and Past Editors-in-Chief

P. Bebbington, London
R.S. Daniels, New Orleans
R.S. Fleck, New Haven
H. Häfner, Mannheim
N. Kreitman, Edinburgh
R. Sadoun, Paris
J.K. Wing, London

International Advisory Board

J. Ahren, Stockholm
M. Amering, Vienna
K. Anderson, Toronto
K. Bhui, London
A. Bramesfeld, Hannover
P. Butterworth, Canberra
S. Byford, London
M. Cannon, Dublin
A. Cohen, London
T. Croudace, New York
N. Dogra, Leicester
N. Eaton, New York
M. Fazel, Oxford
H. Fisher, London
O. Gureje, Ibadan
B. Hall, Macau
S. Hatch, London
S. Johnson, London
K. Kendler, Richmond
B. Khort, Durham
J. Kirkbride, Cambridge
M. Maj, Naples
S. Martins, New York
S. Marwaha, Coventry
K. McKenzie, Toronto
M. Melchior, Paris
A. Meyer-Lindenberg, Heidelberg
V. Morgan, Perth
S. Priebe, London
S. Riedel-Heller, Leipzig
M. Ruggeri, Verona
A. Schene, Amsterdam
M. Sunderland, Sydney
G. Thornicroft, London
R. Uher, Halifax
L. Valmaggia, London
W. Veling, Maastricht
R. Whitley, Montréal

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