The Health Psychology Research Group is part of the PHLECC Research Centre in Psychology at Birkbeck. The following are the core staff:

Naz Derakhshan

Virginia  Eatough

Beth Grunfeld

Anne Miles

Jonathan A Smith


We conduct a wide range of topics in the psychology of health and illness.Among the growing themes in our research are:

* Neurocognitive, behavioural and psychosocial oncology

* Integrated mixed methods research in health psychology

* Idiographic experiential research on health