The results of Mindmasters 2022

Find out what happened in the RCPsych Mindmasters quiz 2022 - who won during the inaugural year?

The heats took place in front of an excited audience at our International Congress event in Edinburgh in June.

Heat Date Team A Team B Team C
Heat 1 21 June  RCPsych Wales North West West Midlands
Heat 2 21 June London Green Trent Northern and Yorkshire
Heat 3 22 June South West London Blue RCPsych Northern Ireland
Heat 4 22 June Eastern RCPsych Scotland South East


The teams from each of the devolved nations plus London Green emerged as winners and went through to the semi finals in London on 28 November.

Northern Ireland and Scotland emerged triumphant from the semi finals and battled it out for the title of Mindmasters champions 2022.

Dr Derek Tracy and Dr Suhana Ahmed compered both the heats and the final stages of the competition, a witty and wise double act who ensured the event was entertaining and fair.

In the final it was Northern Ireland who emerged victorious, impressively winning 150-85.

The Northern Ireland team which won Mindmasters 2022
The College Dean, Professor Subodh Dave, whose idea the quiz was, said afterwards: "I wanted the event to celebrate academic excellence in psychiatry, in a fun way which brings a lot of people together.

“The heats and the final were tremendous fun and we look forward to next year’s competition.”
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