|CPD||up to 6 CPD points per day, subject to peer group approval|
|Non-Member Fee per day||£100|
|Consultant/Regular Member Fee per day||£75|
|Higher Trainee/ SAS/ Subsidised/ Retired Fee per day||£55|
|Core Trainee/FY Doctor/Med Student Fee per day||£35|
Location: Online Event
Join us for our annual scientific conference, with latest research and service developments.
The conference programme will be released in February 2021.
Programme Highlights Include:
Faculty Lecture: The Neurobiology of Addiction
Professor Anne Lingford Hughes
- The impact of disinvestment from alcohol and drug treatment services - Suzie Roscoe
- Alcohol Care Teams - Spin and Reality - Professor Tom Phillips
- Alcohol Assertive Outreach Treatment: evidence and practice - Professor Colin Drummond
- DVLA: New recommendations for a High-Risk Offender Drug-drive Scheme new drug guidelines - Professor Kim Wolff, Professor of Analytical, Forensic and Addiction Science
- Aviation psychiatry and addiction - Dr Jane Marshall
- Alcohol Harm reduction in Maternity Services - Professor Lesley Smith, Professor of Women's Public Health, Hull University
- Mental Capacity Act and Substance Use Disorders – Practicalities and Challenges - Dr Clementine Maddock, RCPsych Legal Lead, MHAct reform
- Public injecting, HIV and other drug-related harms in Scotland: the potential of drug consumption rooms - Kirsten Trayner
- Peer to peer Naloxone results from Cleveland and Redcar service - George Charlton and Gary Besterfield
- Homelessness and addiction – what can we learn? -Dr Jenny Drife, RCPsych Homeless lead
- Suicide and Self harm rates during Covid: Recent results from the National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Safety in Mental Health - Professor Nav Kapur, Professor of Psychiatry and Population Health
- Impact of the Covid pandemic on domestic abuse survivors and services - Sarah Davidge, Research and Evaluation Manager, Women’s Aid
- Comparison of European Alcohol Treatment Guidelines - Dr Miriam Hillyard, MRC Addiction Research Fellow
- Evidence of dysregulated engodenous opioid signalling in alcohol dependence - Dr Sam Turton, MRC Addiction Research Fellow
- Development of a suicide prevention intervention for Emergency Department attendees presenting with self-harm and substance misuse - Dr Prianka Padmanathan, MRC Addiction Research Fellow
- Trainee Prize Lecture: Why do people presenting to specialist community addiction services in England get admitted to hospital? - Dr Emmert Roberts
- Alcohol Consumption and its Role in Society and Community Formation - Professor Robin Dunbar, Prof of Evolutionary Psychology, Oxford
- The Politics of Alcohol - Dr James Nicholls
- Inebriate reformatories and the relations of alcoholism to insanity in Britain, 1880-1920 - Dr David Beckingham
- Britain’s Opioid Crisis - Dr Peter Byrne, Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist
- Managing the Risks and Benefits of Analgesic Medication - NICE guidelines - Dr Cathy Stannard, Consultant Pain Specialist
- New patterns in post mortem toxicology in Drug related Deaths - Dr Hilary Hamnett, Toxicologist
The Faculty of Addictions Psychiatry call for posters closed on 14 March 2021.
All authors will be contacted shortly with the results.
- The conference will take place online using Zoom as a webinar.
- Participants will be able view a video of the speaker and alongside any slides.
- Participants can also pose questions, and some speakers may use polling or other interactive features.
- All registered participants will have access to a recording for up to two months after the event.
This event is taking place online via Zoom. To take part you will need:
- Access to a reliable internet connection
- A PC, laptop, tablet or phone
- Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge browser or Zoom installed on your PC, laptop, tablet or phone
Please register for the conference in advance - booking closes at 09:00am on Wednesday 28 April 2021
- Once the conference has taken place live, you will receive links to watch the conference sessions on demand.
- To access the recordings you will be required to enter your name, email address and a password.
- This is unique to you as a registered delegate so please do not share the recording links.