Charlie Smith

MSc, Research Associate II, Patient-Centered Research

Charlie’s current responsibilities are to support the study team in all aspects of project delivery. He has over five years of clinical experience working in mental health services within the National Health Service (NHS) in England – specializing in the assessment and treatment for bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and personality disorders. He graduated with a BSc (with honors) in psychology from the University of Hull in 2014 and was awarded an MSc in clinical forensic psychology in 2016 by the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience, King’s College London. Charlie is currently near completion of his PhD in health psychology from University College London, which has led to multiple publications in peer-reviewed journals including The Lancet Public HealthBMC Psychiatry and Addictive Behaviors Reports. In addition to his research activities during his PhD, Charlie was a guest lecturer at Imperial College London and UCL, teaching on the MSc preventative cardiology and MSc health psychology programs. Finally, Charlie has served as a peer reviewer for a number of high-impact journals, including BMJ Tobacco Control, Nicotine Tobacco Research, and BMC Psychiatry.