Psychiatry Colloquium

Every 2 weeks on Monday, until 19 Dec 2018
12:30pm - 12:30pm

2018 Psychiatry Colloquium Presentations

The Monday Colloquia [fortnightly] is a joint presentation between the Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne and NorthWestern Mental Health.

Presentation time: 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Location:  Conference Room, Level 1 North, Main Building, Royal Melbourne Hospital.

February - June 2018

Day/Date Speaker Topic
19 Feb Dr Chad BennettPsychiatry of intellectual and developmental disabilities
5 Mar Dr Prash Puspanathan Therepuetic use of psychedelics in psychiatry
12 Mar Public Holiday  
19 Mar Dr Sally Cansdale

Computational Psychiatry

2 Apr Public Holiday 
16 Apr Dr Angela LivingstoneAutism and mental illness
30 AprA/Prof Christopher Davey YODA Trial results
14 May Prof Barnaby NelsonThe ORYGEN high-risk-for-psychosis research program
28 May Dr Steve McFarlane Hoarding and squalor
11 Jun No Program Public Holiday
25 Jun Dr Esther FayeThe unconscious and the body in psychoanalysis

July - September 2018

Day/Date Speaker Topic
9 JulProf Louise NewmanEarly attachment trauma and maternal psychopathology                                                     
23  Jul Prof Suresh SundramMental health of asylum seekers                                                                                        
6 Aug Prof Tony JormPrimary intervention and preventative mental health initiatives
20 Aug Prof Brian DeanGene expression profiling in schizophrenia implicates the frontal pole as a centre of pathophysiology
3 Sep Dr Simon KnowlesGastroparesis and its pscyhological impact
17 Sep Prof Nicola LautenschlagerAustralian physical activity guidelines for people at risk of cognitive decline

October - December 2018

  Speaker Topic
1 Oct David CunningtonSleep disorders in psychiatry
15 Oct Prof Jerome SarrisIntergrative Medicine and Mental Health
29 OctA/Prof Josephine BeatsonVoices in borderline personality disorder
12 NovJill GieseThe Maddest Place on Earth : Insanity and its treatment in colonial Victoria
19 Nov

Professor Bernhard Baune, Head of Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne

Psychiatry Research Forum NWMH