|Location||The Royal College Of Psychiatrists, London, E1 8BB|
|CPD||1 per hour (subject to peer group approval)|
This conference will explore the racial disparities which exist in mental health access, experience and outcomes. Topics to be covered include:
- Epidemiology of mental health problems in people from BAME backgrounds
- Identifying risk factors for mental health problems in people from BAME backgrounds
- The impact of racism on the development of adult psychopathology
- Interventions to improve access, experience and outcomes of mental health services for those from African and African-Caribbean backgrounds
Confirmed speakers and chairs at the conference include:
Conference Organisers - Dr Shubulade Smith & Dr Dawn Edge
Professor Wendy Burn
Sir Simon Wessely
Cllr Dr Jacqui Dyer
Professor Graham Thornicroft
Dr Louisa Codjoe
The full conference programme is now ready to download (pdf)
The event will take place at the Royal College of Psychiatrists, 21 Prescot Street, London E18BB. You can view directions and a map to help you plan your journey.
The Citymapper website/app can help you plan your route within London, giving the best walking, cycling, bus and tube routes available. Use postcode E1 8BB as your destination.
You can book accommodation through our partner agency MICE Concierge.
This conference is open to practitioners, academics, those with Lived Experience and anyone with an interest in the mental health of ethnic minority groups.