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Prof. Sian Oram

Sian Oram psychiatrist Controversias Psiquiatry Barcelona
King’s College London, United Kingdom
Talk Intimate-partner violence and mental health
Dates September 4-7, 2020
Round Table 4 Violence against Women


Dr Siân Oram is Head of the Section of Women’s Mental Health and Senior Lecturer in Women's Mental Health at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience at King's College London. Her research focuses on interpersonal trauma, its intersection with gender and with institutional and societal structures, and its relationship to mental health. She has an interest in developing methods for safe, ethical, and participatory research with and by people affected by trauma and abuse, and has expertise in qualitative methods, systematic reviews, and evaluation research. Sian is Co-Director of the UKRI-funded Violence Abuse and Mental Health Network, and PI on a range of projects developing and/or evaluating interventions to improve mental health of survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking. Her work on intimate partner violence and mental health is cited by the World Health Organisation, the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE), and the Chief Medical Officer for England and Wales.