Dr Alvaro Barrera

Project Partner: Dr Alvaro Barrera
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Dr Alvaro Barrera
Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Oxford, and consultant psychiatrist

Alvaro is Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at the University of Oxford, and consultant psychiatrist at Oxford Health NHS FT. He completed a PhD and trained in neuropsychiatry at Cambridge. He works on the impact of empathy in clinical psychiatry and has received three awards for improving safety and sleep on inpatient wards. He co-edited the Oxford Textbook of Inpatient Psychiatry. He is interested in the descriptive psychopathology and cognitive neuroscience of severe mental health disorders. He trains medical students, foundation doctors, as well as core and advanced psychiatry trainees at Oxford.

Preferred Contact

Alvaro.Barrera@psych.ox.ac.uk

Location

Based in

United Kingdom

Working in

Areas of interest in VBP

Communications/website, Communications other, Education, Management, Meeting/ASS (Advanced Studies Seminar), Meeting/other/,Policy/Commissioning, Policy/other, Publications/CUP series, Publications/other/, Research/philosophy, Research/other, Services/person-centered, Services/teamwork, Services/other/, Other;

Related areas of interest

Communication skills, Decision theory, Evidence-based practice, Ethics, Health economics, Medical humanities, Regulation, Law, Other

Areas of healthcare expertise:

Mental health/General, Mental health/other