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Dr Chris Smart

GMC No: 6148180

I have been an Addiction Psychiatrist since 2017 and also currently have an Associate Clinical Researcher role at Newcastle University.

I completed my postgraduate training, including 3 years as an Academic Clinical Fellow, in Newcastle.


Smart C, Anderson I, McAllister Williams H. ‘Antidepressants and ECT’ book chapter in Fundamentals in Clinical Psychopharmacology, 4th Edition, 2015.

Smart C, Strathdee G, Watson S, Murgatroyd C, McAllister-Williams R. Early life trauma, depression and the glucocorticoid receptor gene – an epigenetic perspective. Psychological Medicine. 2015 Dec; 45(16): 3393-410.

Smart C, McAllister-Williams H, Cousins D. Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors in treatment-resistant psychotic depression. Therapeutic Advances in Psychopharmacology. 2018 Jan;8(1):59-61