Hellenic Psychiatric Association

Preliminary programme

 19th October, 2013

 Hellenic Psychiatric Association (UK division) Annual General Meeting
&

 1st Annual Joint Academic meeting of the Hellenic Psychiatric Association and the Hellenic Medical Society (UK)
&

 1st Annual Asclepian (Aesculapian) Oration
by distinguished invited speakers

 Venue:
The Child and Family Practice
8 Ridgmount Street London WC1E 7AA

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 Prior registration required (free)
Please email Kay Worlley at Kay_worlley@hotmail.com

 Event 1

 AGM

 (Members of Hellenic Psychiatric Association (UK) only)

 13.15 – 14.00 Annual General Meeting

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Event 2

Questions and Answers on Specialist Training in Psychiatry (open to all interested)

14.00 -15.15 Q&As on psychiatric training and MRCPSYCH examination

(Dr Wendy Burn, Dean Royal College of Psychiatrists attending)

15.15 -15.50 Outcomes in Mental Health

(Dr L. Mynors-Wallis, Registrar Royal College of Psychiatrists)

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15.50 -16.30 Coffee break

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Event 3

1st Annual Joint Academic Meeting
Hellenic Psychiatric Association and Hellenic Medical Society-UK

On the theme of
Mind and Body

16.30- 17.00 Mind & Body link – the Depression paradigm
(Dr Eleni Palazidou, Academic Secretary, HPA(UK)
17.00 -17.30 Medically Unexplained Physical Symptoms, Somatisation and Somatoform      Disorders: What are they? What to tell patients and how?
(Prof George Ikkos, Chair HPA(UK))

17.30 – 18.00 Chronic Fatigue Syndrome –All in the Mind?

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Coffee break
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 18.15

 The Asclepian (Aesculapian) Oration
on

 The Brain, the Mind and the Gut

 (Prof Qasim Aziz, Neurogastroenterologist, Barts&London Medical School, Queen Mary University, London)

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19.15
Dinner

(venue to be confirmed)

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 After dinner speech (Prof Nikandros Bouras)

 “The Greek medical diaspora in the UK ”

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