Psychiatry Webinar Series

Professor Chris Davey launched the Department of Psychiatry Webinar Series on Thursday 23 July 2020. The series to be held quarterly will cover a wide range of topics in psychiatry, including new developments in research, treatment innovations, and broader themes related to a career in psychiatry. These will be delivered by nationally and internationally renowned speakers. The seminars will be of benefit to all of our Master of Psychiatry students, MD students, and staff within the Department.

Webinar 2 - Thursday 19 November 2020

"Forging a clinician scientist career in psychiatry" is the second webinar in our series. The panellists included, Professor Chris Davey, Professor Nicola Lautenschlager,  Professor Chris Pantelis and Associate Professor Margie Danchin.

The webinar explored the different academic career pathways available for trainees. The discussion included individual stories of both the successes and challenges faced by clinician researchers.

Link to Webinar 2

Webinar 1 - Thursday 23 July 2020

Professor Stefan Leucht, Deputy  Director of the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy at Technische Universit√§t M√ľnchen, Munich, Germany presented on the topic of ‘Results of recent network meta-analyses about controversial topics concerning the treatment for schizophrenia’. The presentation provided a fascinating insight into evidence in this area and generated interesting discussions from attendees.