Dr Anna Sri is a core trainee psychiatrist at the Cornwall Partnership Trust. She is an International Medical Graduate from University of Debrecen, Hungary. Anna completed her Foundation Programme training in United Kingdom. Anna is passionate about human rights and mental health, especially those subjected to stigma, discrimination and victimization. She is a bibliophile and a podcast enthusiast. In her leisure time, she enjoys calligraphy, and has recently started to learn surfing. She is a keen tweeter and a recent Elf blogger.
Anna Sri summarises a recent systemic review and meta-analysis led by Thomas Niederkrotenthaler, which explores the association between media reporting of suicide and actual suicidal behaviour in the community; a phenomenon known as the Werther effect.[read the full story...]
Anna Sri explores a recent Israeli study which suggests that people exposed to genocide are more likely to develop dementia, even when a range of confounders are accounted for.[read the full story...]
Anna Sri explores a recent longitudinal study exploring the links between mental disorders and intimate partner violence (IPV) perpetrated by men towards women, which finds that many psychiatric diagnoses were associated with an increased risk of IPV.[read the full story...]
In Anna Sri’s debut blog, she comments on a Finnish cohort study which examined the link between prenatal stress and diagnosis of personality disorder in offspring. The study concludes that the more severe the experience of prenatal stress, the increased likelihood of a later diagnosis of personality disorder in the offspring.[read the full story...]