Liaison psychiatry is the sub-specialty which provides psychiatric treatment to patients attending general hospitals, whether they attend out-patient clinics, accident and emergency departments, or are admitted to in-patient wards - therefore it deals with interface between physical and psychological health.The Scottish Liaison Psychiatry Faculty Group is the Scottish Faculty of the Royal College of Psychiatrists Faculty of Liaison Psychiatry.


Chair: Dr Prakash Shankar

Vice Chair: Dr Murray Smith

RCPsychiS office contact: Angela Currie

Upcoming events

Visit the RCPsych in Scotland events page to see what's coming up. 

Previous events

19 April 2024 - RCPsych in Scotland Liaison and Neuropsychiatry Faculty Conference 2024

7 June 2023 - RCPsych in Scotland Joint General Adult and Liaison Faculty Conference 2023 (Apex Waterloo, Edinburgh)


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