South West Division Biannual Meetings
High quality scientific conferences are held each year:
in the spring in Totnes and in autumn in Bristol.
Spring Biannual Meeting 11 May 2018
Location: Dartington Hall, Totnes
Theme: Mental Health
research and innovation in the South West'
Summary: This exciting day will include talks
on a variety of topics by several speakers including Professor Ray
Jones, Professor Richard Byng, Professor Tamsin Ford, Professor
Clive Ballard, Dr Craig Newman and Dr Rohit Shankar.
online or call 01761 463979
Previous biannual meetings
Autumn 2017: 'Neurodevelopment and
the Jobbing Psychiatrist'
Leading experts discussed a wide range of issues
related to neurodevelopment, arguing how they are
relevant to the 'jobbing psychiatrist'. Speakers included
Professor Ian Goodyer, Professor Michael O'Donovan, Dr Catherine
Winsper, Dr Raja Mukherjee, Dr Dietmar Hank, Dr Peter
Carpenter and Dr Tom Berney and the programme covered a wide
range of issues including
depression, psychosis, borderline personality to autism,
Asperger's and ADHD.
'Neuroplasticity and neuromodulation in psychiatry -
potential for new treatments’
Again, set in the beautiful surroundings of Dartington Hall,
the speakers for this excellent day included Dr Jacinta
O'Shea, Dr Derek Tracy, Dr Gareth Cuttle and Dr Andrea Malizia,
with Dr Richard Laugharne presenting on behalf of Dr
Our speakers for this excellent day included Dr Niraj Ahuja,
Dr Christopher Bass, Dr Anish Patel, Professor Paul Salkovskis,
Professor David Veale and Dr Jonathan Davies.
'Psychoneuroimmunology - pioneering new treatments or
Dr Richard Laugharne led this highly interesting event in a
beautiful setting and speakers included: Peter Bloomfield, Dr
Ruihua Hou, Dr Golam Khandaker, Prof Jonathan Mill and Dr