In an email to staff, Professor 伊恩Everall, Executive Dean Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) and Professor 理查德TREMBATH, Executive Dean of the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine said: ‘As a medical community, we have a responsibility to do everything we can to bolster the NHS frontline response’. Both Professor Everall and Professor Trembath have volunteered themselves.
Psychiatrists, clinical psychologists and other staff from the IoPPN Academic Psychiatry Division and Psychology & Systems Sciences Division will be providing support to help with staffing and oversight of the service for South 伦敦 and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM). Professor Dame 蒂尔·威克斯 Vice-Dean Psychology & Systems Sciences at IoPPN is helping Dr Alison Beck, Head of Psychology to set up a supportive advice line for NHS staff. This is based on their previous work supporting staff in Sierra Leone during the Ebola epidemic. 员工 from the IoPPN’s Division of Neuroscience will be volunteering for King’s College Hospital in both clinical and lab roles.