Members' Webinar 2 July - Celebrating the International Congress 2020


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Timings Join us 4-5.30pm or watch on demand
Location Online webinar
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Members' Webinar 2 July - Celebrating the International Congress 2020

Event Information

To mark the College's International Congress, which we unfortunately had to cancel this year, we are launching a series of remote learning activities to take place throughout the summer.

This webinar will take place on Thursday 2 July from 16.00 - 17.30 (BST) and will launch the series. It will not only celebrate the Congress but also pay homage to the Presidency of Professor Wendy Burn, who will be handing over to Dr Adrian James next month. 


President's Valedictory Address
Professor Wendy Burn, President, Royal College of Psychiatrists

Is there a role for “Illegal” drugs in the future of psychiatry
Professor David Nutt, Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology, Imperial College London

Your most complex patients: what’s behind the trauma?
Professor Helen Minnis, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Glasgow

Inaugural Address
Dr Adrian James, President Elect, Royal College of Psychiatrists  

This will be followed by a Q&A session facilitated by Dr Lade Smith, Congress Co-Chair

Questions can either be submitted in advance, using the Q&A function in the webinar, you you can email them in advance to

If you have general enquiries around COVID-19 guidance, we suggest getting in touch with our Policy Team using our Ask a Question page.

You can find out more about past and upcoming webinars and catch up on demand with any you have missed in our COVID-19 eLearning Hub. 

For further information, please contact:


Contact Name: Katie Newton

Contact number: 020 8618 4144

Event Location

Location: Online webinar

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