Julia Sinclair

Professor of Addiction Psychiatry


Julia Sinclair is Professor of Addiction Psychiatry in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Southampton, and honorary consultant in alcohol liaison at University Hospital Southampton.

Her clinical roles include developing an integrated alcohol strategy for University Hospital Southampton, offering direct clinical care, and work with Regulatory Bodies in the UK

Dr Sinclair’s primary research aim is to conduct clinically relevant research into the harms of alcohol use. Specifically, to investigate how biological, psychological and social mechanisms interact in this group, and their impact on clinical outcomes in terms of prevention, engagement and response to treatment.

She has expertise in consensus building methods, and patient and public involvement in the research process