Find out more about the E-Risk Study

Find out more about the E-Risk Study

Read more

Environmental Risk (E-Risk) Longitudinal Twin Study

Our MRC funded Study aims to build knowledge around the question of how environmental and genetic factors contribute to behaviours and the development of mental health problems from childhood through to young adulthood.

About the E-Risk Study

2,232 twins
1,116 families
13 years follow up
3 MRC programme grants
Read more


Without proper funding none of our research would be possible
Read more


Access to more than 100 publications from E-Risk since its first paper published in 2001
Read more

Newsletter Archive

How we engaged with the participants through the years
Read more

Meet the team

meet the teamDynamic team of people who make research meaningful, impactful and fun
Meet the team

Latest Twitter activity

Dr Helen L. Fisher


New @ERiskstudy paper on growing up in greener neighbourhoods & children's cognitive ability @aaronreuben

Louise Arseneault


Wonderful colleague @HelenLFisher & collaborator of @ERiskstudy from @SGDPCentreKCL highlighting how @VAMHN is focu…