Ted is a medical graduate from UCC and obtained his PhD in Pharmacology from the University of London. He is a Fellow of the Royal Colleges of Physicians and Psychiatrists and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Before returning to Cork, Ted was Chair of Clinical Neurosciences and Professor of Psychological Medicine at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London. Prior to that, he was a Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry at Trinity College Dublin. His main research interests are in the biology of depression and functional bowel disorders. He is a Principal Investigator in the Neurogastroenterology and Bacterial Metabolites cores of the APC.