Institute of Neuroscience

Staff Profile

Dr Stephen Tyrer

Associate Clinical Lecturer


Dr Stephen Tyrer is an Associate Clinical Lecturer for the Institute of Neuroscience at Newcastle University. His areas of expertise are psychiatry, chronic pain and neurorehabilitation.

Academic background

Previously Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry, Newcastle University and Visiting Professor McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.


Research Interests

Factors Associated with Dementia in Down's Syndrome.

Lithium Treatment

Psychiatric Issues in Chronic Pain


Undergraduate Teaching

Nil a present.

Royal College of Psychiatrists Activities:
Chief Examiner 1997-2001.