Dr Praveetha Patalay
University of Liverpool
Praveetha is currently a Lecturer at the Institute of Psychology, Health and Society at the University of Liverpool. She was the first UCL PhD candidate to be affiliated with the EBPU (2011-2014) and then worked as Research Fellow at the EBPU, followed by a post-doctoral position at the Centre for Longitudinal Studies at the UCL Institute of Education. She is interested in several aspects of children’s mental health including how it is measured, antecedents and consequences and symptom development through childhood and adolescence. She was awarded the British Psychological Society's 2016 Award for Outstanding Doctoral Research Contributions to Psychology.