Tayla is a PhD student in UCL’s Division of Psychiatry. For her PhD she is conducting the longitudinal cohort study SENSE, which is investigating the mental health of UCL students. Previously, she completed an MSc in Clinical Mental Health Sciences and worked as a Research Assistant on various randomised controlled trials. She has a particular interest in the mental health of young people, specifically depression and anxiety.
Tayla McCloud summarises a systematic review and meta-analysis on the effectiveness of universal programmes for the prevention of suicidal ideation, behaviour and mental ill health in medical students.
Tayla McCloud summarises a recent systematic review and meta-analysis of physical activity and sedentary behaviour, which found that more than two-thirds of people with depression did not comply with the recommendation of 150 minutes of physical activity per week.