TRANSFORM brings together leading institutions across UK, Asia, Africa, and North America.
We have study sites in Bangladesh and Nigeria, which will be the focus of our activities in work packages 1 - 4.
Our partners are as follows:
Our partners in Nigeria are the College of MedicineLink opens in a new window at the University of IbadanLink opens in a new window and are led by Professor Olayinka Omigbodun. The team in Nigeria will conduct fieldwork in one of the TRANSFORM study sites in Ibadan.
The Telepsychiatry Research and Innovation Network Limited (TRIN Ltd) are our partners in Bagladesh, led by Dr Tanjir Soron. We also work with the North South UniversityLink opens in a new window and National Institute of Mental HealthLink opens in a new window in Bangladesh. Fieldwork in Bangladesh will be conducted in Korail.
Dr Srividya Iyer from The Douglas Research CentreLink opens in a new window, affiliated McGill UniversityLink opens in a new window is one of the TRANSFORM co-Investigators and brings an expertise of serious mental disorders in LMICs
In India, we will work with Ms Neeru Khera from The Creative GypsyLink opens in a new window to produce posters and films to reduce stigma of severe mental health disorders and publicise pathways to treatment
In the U.K. the University of Warwick will also work with Prof Richard Lilford at the University of BirminghamLink opens in a new window.