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To celebrate Pride, some members of our team tell us about LGBTQ+ people who inspire them.
April 06, 2023Talking to a Principal Investigator on our Phase 3 programme
We speak to Dr Dubin, a Principal Investigator on our phase 3 programme.
March 08, 2023Launching our Diversity Equity and Inclusion (DEI) council
Here we speak to Council Co-Lead, Jo Briggs about launching our Diversity Equity and Inclusion council and and why it’s important to COMPASS.
February 16, 2023COMPASS’s impact strategy
Here we speak to Caitlin Simard, COMPASS’s Senior Impact Manager, to hear about COMPASS's impact strategy.
February 10, 2023Celebrating the International Day of Women and Girls in Science
To celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science on Saturday 11th February, we’re proud to showcase a few of the brilliant female scientists on our team, sharing their career highlights and the advice they'd give to other women.
January 25, 2023Supporting parents at work
We spoke to some members of the team to find out how they navigate parenting with working full or part-time, and what helps them succeed.
December 15, 2022Our holiday traditions and reflections
Talking to our team about their holiday traditions, reflections, and plans for next year.
December 01, 2022Pursuing passions: on playing Horseball for Great Britain
Our R&D Assistant, Maya Carter-Birch, tells us how she balances playing Horseball internationally with her work at COMPASS and her social life.
November 09, 2022Celebrating World Quality Week at COMPASS
This week we're recognising and celebrating World Quality Week.
October 26, 2022Diversity, equity and inclusion in our therapist training programme
We talk to Moe Brown, one of our DEI advisors.
October 10, 2022What it’s like to live with treatment-resistant depression
September 29, 2022GetReal Institute: the importance of real world evidence
We spoke to Dr Shahid Hanif, Managing Director of the GetReal Institute.
August 18, 2022The investigators leading our research in post-traumatic stress disorder
Professor Rachel Yehuda talks about our research in post-traumatic stress disorder.
July 18, 2022Our green mission: reusing our office technology
Hear about how we're reusing our office technology.
July 06, 2022Our Mental Health Experiences community
Rachel Bellamy, Senior Corporate Development Associate at COMPASS, tells us about our online Mental Health Experiences community.
June 28, 2022Psychological therapist Nadav Liam Modlin talks about PTSD
Nadav Liam Modlin tells us what drew him to help people suffering from trauma.
May 25, 2022Accelerating mental health research in collaboration with One Mind
We're collaborating with One Mind to sponsor three One Mind Rising Star Awards.
May 20, 2022Coordinating clinical trials: a day in the life
Ozlem Redjep, our Manager of Clinical Project Coordination, tells us what it's like to work in clinical trials.
May 10, 2022Talking to Leora, our Community Wellbeing Lead
Leora tells us a little about her role in supporting our team.
March 31, 2022Our green website
We’re delighted that our COMPASS website has been officially certified as green.
March 22, 2022One year on from the launch of our charters
We reflect on the progress we're making towards meeting our commitments to patients and therapists.
March 14, 2022Leading a mental health charity
Dr Max Ahmed, Senior Research Scientist at COMPASS, talks about his role as Chairman of the Board of Directors at Support in Mind Scotland.
March 08, 2022Breaking the bias in medical science
Our statement on International Women's Day, by Ekaterina Malievskaia.
February 25, 2022Dr Murali Doraiswamy on our survey of psychiatrists’ views of psilocybin therapy
Dr Murali Doraiswamy talks about our survey with Sermo.
February 10, 2022Celebrating women and girls in science: Rana’s story
We hear from Rana Fetit, a neuroscientist who's completing her PhD and raising two children.
February 03, 2022GAMIAN-Europe’s Quality of Life project
We spoke to GAMIAN-Europe about their new guide on finding and achieving quality of life beyond a mental health condition.
July 30, 2021Learning from Plastic Free July
Our team took part in Plastic Free July, pledging to complete a variety of challenges.
July 16, 2021Running a clinical trial during the pandemic
We speak to members of our clinical operations team to find out what it was like to run a clinical trial in the middle of COVID.
June 29, 2021Dr Jason Wallach talks about our Discovery Center in Philadelphia
We talk to Dr Jason Wallach, Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at USciences, who is leading the work with the COMPASS team.
April 26, 2021Elizabeth Nielson talks about our Therapist Charter
Psychologist Dr Elizabeth Nielson is a therapist on clinical trials of psilocybin-assisted treatment of alcohol use disorder, MDMA-assisted treatment of PTSD, and psilocybin-assisted treatment of treatment-resistant depression.