Dr David Owens

Dr David Owens

Associate Professor

+44 (0) 113 343 2739

Summary: David is an Associate Professor in AUPBS and Deputy Leader of the Health Research programme. His research interests are in in the epidemiology of self-harm and suicide

Location: 1.31, Charles Thackrah Building

Overview

David Owens is an Associate Professor in the Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences within Leeds Institute of Health Sciences.

Previously a Clinical Psychiatrist, he is one of the principal teachers on the large postgraduate programme Health Research, which he set up in 1999.

He has a longstanding research interest in the epidemiology of self-harm and suicide and he has undertaken much funded and published research on the topic.

He was formerly a Lecturer and a Senior Lecturer in Psychiatry in Leeds and a psychiatric Clinical Trainee in Nottingham.

He is an external examiner at the University of Manchester.