Research Updates

Our official MATRIx study website is now live! Click here to visit it.

The MATRIx study ran from September 2019 to April 2022. The MATRIx components are as follows:

  • MATRIx Review One was done from September 2019 to June 2020
  • MATRIx Review Two was done from June 2020 to September 2021
  • Maternity MATRIx was conducted from March 2021 to August 2021

If you are interested in finding out more subscribe to our website or follow us on Twitter @matrixstudy for regular updates. You can also email us on if you have any questions or are interested in our results.



Our first systematic review has been published in The Lancet Psychiatry. We are thrilled to be able to share the results with you. Here is a snapshot of our findings. Follow this link to find out more: Barriers and facilitators to implementing perinatal mental health care in health and social care settings: a systematic review

Our very first MATRIx baby!

Image result for clipart babyOur MATRIx researcher, Becca, gave birth to a baby boy Tyler on September 10th, only 10 days after the MATRIx project started. Many congratuations to Becca and her family, and all other women who have given birth recently!

Nazihah Uddin will be working on MATRIX Review One whilst Becca is on maternity leave.