SIPS team

The Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention Consortium involves academics, researchers, alcohol health workers and support staff from the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, Newcastle University, University of York, University of Kent, St. George's University of London, Imperial College, St Mary’s Hospital, and Alcohol Concern.

Principal Investigators
Prof Colin Drummond, Chief Investigator
Prof Eileen Kaner, Deputy Chief Investigator
Dr Adenekan Oyefeso
Dr Judy Myles
Prof Chris Day
Dr Eilish Gilvarry
Prof Christine Godfrey
Mr Simon Coulton
Dr Paul Cassidy
Prof Martin Bland
Mr Tom Phillips
Mr Don Shenker
Prof Robin Touquet
Dr Mike Crawford
Prof Nick Heather
Dr Dorothy Newbury-Birch
Ms Katherine Perryman
Dr Paolo Deluca

South team

The south team is mostly based at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London. The research team includes Colin Drummond, Paolo Deluca, Katherine Perryman, Mary Cochrane, Debra Jeffery, Malcolm Hobbs, Laura James and Catherine Elzerbi (SIPS Administrator). There are also 5 Alcohol Health Workers based here: Lisa Rail, Julia Reid, Rebecca Lee, Steve Gordon, and Liz Floodgate.

Adenekan Oyefeso and Judy Myles are based at St George's, University of London.

Main contact details are:

SIPS team
Addictions department
Institute of Psychiatry
King's College London
4 Windsor Walk
London SE5 8BB
Tel: 0207 848 0436
Fax: 0207 848 0839
Email: sips (at) iop.kcl.ac.uk
Web: www.sips.iop.kcl.ac.uk

North team

The north team is mostly based at the Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University. The research team includes Eileen Kaner, Chris Day, Dorothy Newbury-Birch, Nicola Brown, Leah Avery, Kat Jackson, and Janice Armstrong and Dianne Macdonald (SIPS administrators).

There are also 3 Alcohol Health Workers based here: Ruth McGovern, Gillian Hawdon, Glen Scott, and Debra Carpenter.

Eilish Gilvarry is based at plummer court Alcohol and Drug Service, Carliol Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, whilst Paul Cassidy is based at the Teams Medical Practice, Watson Street Gateshead.

Main contact details are:

SIPS team
Institute of Health and Society
Newcastle University
21 Claremont Place
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4AA
Office: 0191 2228500

Where can I get more information?

If you are interested in knowing more about this programme of research please contact the research team:

Professor Colin Drummond
Chief Investigator, SIPS Research Programme
Addictions Department
Institute of Psychiatry
King's College London
4 Windsor Walk
London SE5 8BB
Tel: 0207 848 0436
Fax: 0207 848 0839
Email: sips (at) iop.kcl.ac.uk
Web: www.sips.iop.kcl.ac.uk