Neuroscience Spring Conference 2020: Translating Neuroscience Knowledge to Clinical Practice


Day 1

Timings 09:00-09:30 Registration and refreshments, 09:30 Conference start, 16:30 Conference ends
Location 21 Prescot Street, London E1 8BB
CPD Up to six CPD hours per day, subject to peer group approval
Student Associate Rate£30
Standard rate£50
Neuroscience Spring Conference 2020: Translating Neuroscience Knowledge to Clinical Practice

Event Information

The 2020 RCPsych Neuroscience Spring Conference will focus on ‘translation’, the critical step in bringing advances in research into the clinic to benefit patients.

Leading experts from across the UK will review progress in a broad range of areas, from neurodevelopmental disorders to neurodegeneration, perinatal psychosis and OCD.

This unmissable event will serve as an engaging update for consultants, trainees and others interested in keeping up with neuroscience research and discussing its relevance and impact on their clinical practice. 


• Mood disorders in childbirth Professor Ian Jones (Cardiff)
• Trans-generational influence of life experiences Professor Amanda Kirby (South Wales)
• Autism: Basic mechanisms and treatment targets Professor Emily Jones (Birkbeck)   
• OCD: Neuropsychopharmacological basis Professor Naomi Fineberg (Hertfordshire)   
• Parkinson’s Disease: Neuropsychiatric aspects Dr David Okai (SLAM/KCL)   
• Alzheimer’s: Biomarkers for disease progression Dr Ivan Koychev (Oxford)   

*SOLD OUT* updated 04/03/20

Unfortunately, the event has proved so popular. We regret to inform you no more places are available. 

Please email  to request a space on the waiting list and we will allocate spaces on a first come, first serve basis when we receive a cancellation. 

The event will take place at the Royal College of Psychiatrists, 21 Prescot Street, London E1 8BB. Take a look at directions and a map to help you plan your journey.

Before you book your place please read the college cancellation policy.

Event Location

Location: 21 Prescot Street, London E1 8BB