AGM invitation

Dear EPSIG member,

We are pleased to invite you to our forthcoming AGM which will take place virtually via MS Teams on 10 June 1-2pm. 

All members are welcome to attend. Registration is free by emailing

A link will be sent to you nearer the time.

Please see the agenda for further details

We look forward to seeing you there.

Kind regards,

Paul St John-Smith (Chair)

Riadh Abed (Finance Officer)

Past AGM minutes

Evolutionary Psychiatry SIG Annual Conference

Friday 29 October
9.00 - 17.00

Online via Zoom

The Executive Committee of the Evolutionary Psychiatry Special Interest Group are delighted to announce that the 4th International Evolutionary Psychiatry Symposium due to take place on 29 October 2021 via Zoom is now open for registration. The symposium features a line-up 6 keynote speakers who are leading evolutionary thinkers and authors representing a wide diversity of disciplines and backgrounds. We hope that you will join us for this landmark evolutionary psychiatry event. 

Book your place now

The Darwinian Roots of Attachment Theory - Half day webinar

19 March 2021 - 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Please see programme (PDF) from the day and you can view a recording of the event in your own time. Presentations are below:


Dr Derek Tracy and Dr Riadh Abed - Mental health from an evolutionary perspective – 21 May 2020

Dr Derek Tracy and Dr Riadh Abed hosted a special event for RCPsych staff on Thursday 21 May to mark Mental Health Awareness Week 2020
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