The Mental Health: A New Perspective. ICSM Psychiatry Society Spring Conference 2019 will take place on Saturday 2nd March 2019 at the Sir Alexander Fleming Building, Imperial College, London. It intends to provide the delegate with an insight into the field of mental health and mental health disorders. The day will comprise of a series of keynote talks delivered by specialists in the field of mental health who will discuss the latest understanding of behavioural and biological underpinnings of common mental health disorders, and changing perceptions of mental health.
Deadline: 2359 hours on 27th February 2019 (Wednesday)
In collaboration with Imperial Art Club and IC Mentality,ICSM Psychiatry Society will hold its inaugural art exhibition.
The theme will be ”Mental Health, Stigma and Perceptions of Mental Health”.
Submissions should include name, subject and year of study at Imperial College. Please include an image of the work, title and a description not exceeding 100 words. Dimensions and any other relevant details should also be included.
Most mediums are accepted including: Sculpture (e.g. clay, papier mâché), Photography, Scientific images, Short film/ stop animation, Life drawings and Alternative art format.
Multiple submissions are welcome.
- Professor Edward Bullmore;
Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Cambridge. Head of the Department of Psychiatry and Director of Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre in the Department of Clinical Neurosciences.
- Professor Sir Graham Thornicroft;
Professor of Community Psychiatry at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King's College London. Consultant Psychiatrist at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust. Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences and National Institute of Health Research Senior Investigator.
- Professor Carmine Pariante ;
Professor of Biological Psychiatry at the institute of Psychiatry Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN) and Consultant Perinatal Psychiatry in the associated South London and Maudsley NHS Trust. Awarded 2012 "Academic Psychiatrist of the Year" from the Royal College of Psychiatrists.
- Dr Martina Di Simplicio ;
- Dr David O'Flynn
- Dr Jeffrey Fehler
- Dr Nihara Krause
- Miss Simran Bains (Conference Lead)
- Mr Jung Moses (Conference Subcommittee)
- Miss Khaleda Islam (Conference Subcommittee)
- Mr Simon Thackray (Conference Subcommittee)
- Miss Shri-Ishvarya Rajamoorthy (Conference Subcommittee)
- Miss Katie Zhou (Conference Subcommittee)