Associate professor
Academic disciplines
Psichiatria (MED/25)
Orari di ricevimento

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Giuseppe Carrà is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at University of Milan Bicocca and a Research Associate at the Division of Psychiatry, University College of London, where he has been working with his mentors Paul Bebbington and Sonia Johnson.

Giuseppe extensively researched in the mental health field in the last 25 years, with particular focus on Clinical, Biological and Digital phenotypes of severe mental disorders across several methods and projects.

 Author of over 200 papers in scientific, peer-reviewed journals, Giuseppe co-edited the first (2015) and the second  (2020) edition of the  “Textbook of Addiction Treatment: International Perspectives”, Springer-Nature Publisher. 

Clinically he works as the Medical Director of a large Mental Health and Addiction Department in Milan (I).


  • Gerritsen, S., van Bodegom, L., Dieleman, G., Overbeek, M., Verhulst, F., Wolke, D., et al. (2022). Demographic, clinical, and service-use characteristics related to the clinician’s recommendation to transition from child to adult mental health services. SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY, 57(5), 973-991 [10.1007/s00127-022-02238-6]. Dettaglio

  • Carrà, G., Crocamo, C., Bartoli, F., Angermeyer, M., Brugha, T., Toumi, M., et al. (2022). Influence of positive and negative symptoms on hedonic and eudaemonic well-being in people with schizophrenia: A longitudinal analysis from the EuroSc study. SCHIZOPHRENIA RESEARCH, 244(June 2022), 21-28 [10.1016/j.schres.2022.04.009]. Dettaglio

  • Carra, G., Crocamo, C., Bartoli, F., Riboldi, I., Sampogna, G., Luciano, M., et al. (2022). Were anxiety, depression and psychological distress associated with local mortality rates during COVID-19 outbreak in Italy? Findings from the COMET study. JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH, 152(August 2022), 242-249 [10.1016/j.jpsychires.2022.06.018]. Dettaglio

  • Crocamo, C., Bachi, B., Cioni, R., Schecke, H., Nieminen, I., Zabłocka-Żytka, L., et al. (2022). Professionals’ Digital Training for Child Maltreatment Prevention in the COVID-19 Era: A Pan-European Model. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH, 19(2) [10.3390/ijerph19020885]. Dettaglio

  • D'Agostino, A., Aguglia, A., Barbui, C., Bartoli, F., Carra, G., Cavallotti, S., et al. (2022). Off-label long acting injectable antipsychotics in real-world clinical practice: a cross-sectional analysis of prescriptive patterns from the STAR Network DEPOT study. BMC PSYCHIATRY, 22(1) [10.1186/s12888-022-04071-2]. Dettaglio



  • Fondo per il finanziamento delle attività base di ricerca (FFABR), MIUR, 2017
  • The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) 2017 scientific award, The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA), 2017
  • Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Academic-Year Scholarship, Rotary Foundation, 2003
  • Castelli-Schubert Award from University of Milan for Family psychoeducational interventions in Schizophrenia, University of Milan, 1991

Scientific fellowships

  • Fellow - International Society of Addiction Medicine, 2016

Editorial boards

  • Direttore di rivista, collana editoriale, enciclopedia - , 2012 - 2015

Research and teaching assignments

  • Ricercatore all estero - Research Fellow
    Dept. Mental Health Sciences. UCL - Charles Bell House. 67-73 Riding House St. London. W1W 7EJ - University College London, 2004 - 2016
  • Ricercatore all estero - Research Associate. Division of Psychiatry - University College London, 2016 - 2019
  • Ricercatore universitario a t.d. - Università degli Studi di MILANO-BICOCCA, 2016 - 2019


  • Program chair - The International Society of Addiction Medicine's (ISAM) 12th Annual Conference. Bridging the gap between science and practice in the addiction field, 2010