Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists
Dr Iain McGilchrist is a former Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, a Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and former Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Director at the Bethlem Royal & Maudsley Hospital, London.
He was a Research Fellow in neuroimaging at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore. He has published original articles and research papers in a wide range of publications on topics in literature, medicine and psychiatry.
His book The Master and his Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World was published by Yale in November 2009. His latest publication is an e-book short: The Divided Brain and the Search for Meaning; Why Are We So Unhappy?