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Can you get schizophrenia by being deficient in vitamin D?

This podcast comes from the Mental Training Podcast with Frank Nilsen (Norway).

In today’s episode, I speak with Professor John McGrath a psychiatrist who has been interested in discovering the causes of serious mental illness.He is director of the Queensland Center for Mental Health Research and Professor at the Queensland Brain Institute. He is one of Australia’s most recognized psychiatric researchers and was awarded the John Cade Fellowship by the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council. In 2016, John McGrath was awarded a Niels Bohr Professorship at the National Research Foundation of Denmark. Internationally, he is known for his innovative research into mental health factor epidemiology, and his ability to exploit findings from epidemiology to discover neuroscience.



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