About the authors


Larkin Feeney, MSc MRCPI MRCPsych

Larkin Feeney

Consultant general adult psychiatrist with Cluain Mhuire Mental Health Services, Newtownpark Avenue, Blackrock, Co. Dublin, Ireland.


Dr Feeney has particular interests in health informatics, medical education, suicide and the epidemiology of psychosis.


Email: larkinfeeney@gmail.com


Declaration of interest: none


Brendan D. Kelly, MD MA MSc MRCPI MRCPsych

Brendan Kelly

Consultant psychiatrist and senior lecturer in psychiatry at University College Dublin. Contact: Department of Adult Psychiatry, University College Dublin, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, 63 Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland 


Email: brendankelly35@gmail.com


Declaration of interest: none


Dr Kelly was joint winner of the Gaskell medal and prize in 2003. His research interests include the aetiology of psychosis, the effects of globalisation on mental health, and the relationships between psychology, psychiatry and broader societal trends.

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