Glad Study

Genetic Links to Anxiety and Depression

An opportunity to get involved in the largest ever study of anxiety and depression


Depression and anxiety are the most common mental health disorders worldwide.

In the UK, 1 in 3 people will experience symptoms during their lifetime. The GLAD (Genetic Links to Anxiety and Depression) Study aims to better understand depression and anxiety in order to find effective treatments and improve the lives of people experiencing these disorders. Bay Medical are happy to be supporting this important study.

The Genetic Links to Anxiety and Depression (GLAD) Study, led by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) Mental Health BioResource and researchers at King’s College London, in collaboration with researchers at Ulster University, University of Edinburgh, and Cardiff University. 


Who can take part?

We are inviting all potentially suitable people to take part.

  • Have experienced anxiety and/or depression during your life.
  • Be aged 16 and above
  • Live in the UK


More information

Find our more about the GLAD Study

If you decide to take part please select “Bay Medical Group” for where you saw this study.

Contact us if you are interested in taking part