Schizophrenia Research Projects Receive Gap-Funding Grants from The British Columbia Schizophrenia Society Foundation

A total of $75,000 has been awarded for established research projects in British Columbia The British Columbia Schizophrenia Society Foundation is pleased to announce three recipients of its “Gap-Funding for Research in Schizophrenia” competition. The competition, which ran in November 2020, was launched after the Foundation recognized the potential negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on […]

Schizophrenia and related spectrum disorders increase risk of death nearly three-fold in COVID-19 patients

Schizophrenia is a chronic and complex mental illness that causes a range of serious cognitive and psychological symptoms, including paranoid delusions, depression, disordered thinking, and auditory and visual hallucinations. A study published in JAMA Psychiatry on January 27, 2021 reviewed the association between various psychological disorders and risk of death in patients with a SARS-CoV-2 […]