NW Autumn Conference 2018


One day conference

Timings 8.30am - 4.30pm
Location King's House Conference Centre, Sidney Street , Manchester, United Kingdom, M1 7HB
Delegate fee£140
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NW Autumn Conference 2018

Event Information

The North West Division invite you to our Annual Autumn Conference:

Psychiatric Frontiers: Policy and Practice 

Frontiers of psychiatry are expanding at a fast speed. Innovative policies are influencing our day to day clinical practices. To bring these two themes together, this conference draws on the cross-disciplinary expertise of academics, policy makers and clinicians, to explore recent developments and future blueprints for psychiatric policy and practice.

Speakers include:

  • Sandy Bering: The Greater Manchester Mental Health Strategic Partnership Programme: Priorities, Structure and Future Vision
  • Professor George Szmukler: Rights-based Mental Health Act Reform
  • Professor Paul French: Mental Health Response to Large Scale Disaster; Experience from MEN Bombing   
  • Dr Lenny Cornwall: Current Challenges and Future Developments in General Adult Psychiatry    
  • Dr Adrian James: Future Vision for Psychiatry: Policy, Parliament, People

  Also featuring our annual Medical Student, Foundation Doctor and Trainee competitions.



Bookings are open until:

  • 19th November - Cheques/BACS
  • 26th November - Card payments

Delegate fees

  • Consultants and SAS Doctors: £140
  • Other Mental Health Professionals: £140
  • Retired: £70
  • Trainees and FY2: £70
  • Nurses/Allied Health Professionals: £70
  • Medical Students and FY1: £10
  • Patients and Carers: £50

For further information, please contact:

Email: aisha.hussain@rcpsych.ac.uk

Contact Name: Aisha Hussain

Contact number: 0113 209 1591

Event Location

Location: King's House Conference Centre, Sidney Street , Manchester, M1 7HB