Faculty of Neuropsychiatry Annual Conference 2022

A joint meeting with the International Neuropsychiatry Association

Thursday 15 September

9.00am 9.30am Registration and Refreshments (In person only)

9.30am-9.40am Welcome

Dr Mike Dilley
Chair, Faculty of Neuropsychiatry

9.40am-11.10am Plenary 1

Chair Dr David Okai
Autoantibodies and Neuropsychiatry
Dr Tom Pollak, NIHR Clinical Lecturer
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience
Update on Neuropsychiatric antibodies
Professor Belinda Lennox
University of Oxford

11.10am-11.40am Break, Poster Viewing

11.40am-1.10pm Plenary 2

Treatment of epilepsy: from plants to genes
Chair Dr Maria Oto
Epilepsy, plants and herbs
Professor Martine Gavaret
Marseille France
Gene therapy for focal epilepsy
Professor Stephanie Schorge
University College London

1.10pm-2.10pm Break, Poster Viewing

2.10pm-3.10pm Workshops

3.10pm-3.40pm Break, Poster Viewing

3.40pm-5.10pm Plenary 3

INA Symposium: Ageing and Risk of Dementia
Chair: Dr Niruj Agrawal
Preclinical Alzheimer’s disease – frequency, risk factors and consequences
Professor Ingmar Skoog,
University of Gothenburg
What is the right age to PREVENT dementia?
Professor John O’Brien, University of Cambridge

Close of day 1

5.10pm – 6.00pm Drinks reception

Friday 16 September

08.45am-9.15am Registration, Poster Viewing

9.20am-10.50am Plenary 4

Women in Neuropsychiatry
Chair: Dr Czarina Kirk

10.50am-11.20am Break, Poster Viewing

11.20am-12.05pm Plenary 5

Trainee award presentations
Chair: Dr George El-Nimr

12.05pm-12.50pm Plenary 6

INA Cajal Lecture
Chair: Professor Eileen Joyce
Deep brain stimulation: insights into mechanisms of addiction
Professor Valerie Voon
University of Cambridge

12.50pm-1.50pm Break, Poster Viewing

1.50pm-2.30pm Faculty of Neuropsychiatry Business Meeting

2.30pm-3.15pm Plenary 8

INA Lishman Lecture
Chair: Professor Anthony David
Severe refractory obsessive compulsive disorder and depression: should we consider stereotactic neurosurgery
Professor Ludvic Zrinzo
UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology

3.15pm-3.45pm Break, Poster Viewing

3.45pm-4.55pm Plenary 9

Neuropsychiatric aspects of inherited metabolic disorders
Chair: Dr Peter Trimble
Neuropsychiatry and Metabolic Medicine: a case based tour of collaborative experience in Manchester
Dr Richard Hackett
Salford Royal Hospital

Close of conference and prize awards


INA Members: £150 for each day or £250 for both days. Please email charlotte.bowering@rcpsych.ac.uk AND Emma.George@rcpsych.ac.uk.

For those out of the time zone, the sessions are recorded and will be available for you to access at a time of you choosing.

Any queries please email Eileen Joyce e.joyce@ucl.ac.uk.