Robin L Carhart-Harris PhD

Member of Scientific Advisory Board

Dr Robin Carhart-Harris is Director of the Centre for Psychedelic Research at Imperial College London.

Dr Carhart-Harris moved to Imperial College London in 2009 after obtaining his PhD in Psychopharmacology from the University of Bristol, and prior to that, an MA in Psychoanalysis at Brunel University. At Imperial, he has worked on a series of brain imaging studies into the brain effects of psilocybin, MDMA, LSD and DMT, plus two clinical trials of psilocybin for depression. In 2015 he founded the Psychedelic Research Group at Imperial, which he runs. He has an honorary position at the University of Oxford.

I admire COMPASS' vision and ability not just to talk but to deliver. For the sake of patient access, I hope and believe they will succeed and am keen to help them actualise this.