Masterclasses

Day A: Schizophrenia / Substance Misuse

Date: Wednesday 21st April 2021
Venue: Hallam Conference Centre, 44 Hallam Street, London, W1W 6JJ
Organised by: Oliver Howes and Anne Lingford-Hughes

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Programme

Wednesday 21 April
08:45–09:00 Registration and coffee
09:00–09:10 Introduction
Professor Oliver Howes (London)
SCHIZOPHRENIA (CO-ORDINATED BY: OLIVER HOWES)
09:10–09:45 Pharmacology of antipsychotics
Professor Oliver Howes (London)
09:45–09:50 Questions
09:50–10:30 Schizophrenia: first episode, acute psychosis, relapse prevention
Professor Rachel Upthegrove (Birmingham)
10:30–10:50 Coffee
10:50–11:30 Adverse effects of antipsychotic drugs
Dr Maxine Patel (London)
11:30–12:10 Pharmacological strategies for treatment resistant schizophrenia
Professor Thomas Barnes (London)
12:10–12:50 Panel Questions / Discussion
Professor Oliver Howes and Professor Rachel Upthegrove and Professor Thomas Barnes and Dr Maxine Patel
12:50–13:40 Lunch
SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS AND COMORBIDITY (CO-ORDINATED BY: ANNE LINGFORD-HUGHES)
13:40–14:15 Pharmacology and pharmacological management. What psychiatrists need to know about drugs of abuse: Illicit drugs, prescribed drugs and novel psychoactive substances
TBC
14:15–14:40 Questions
14:40–15:25 Pharmacology and pharmacological management of alcohol dependence
Professor Anne Lingford-Hughes (London)
15:25–15:40 Tea
15:40–16:25 Pharmacological management of comorbidity: Mental illness and substance use
Professor Julia Sinclair (Southampton)
16:25–16:55 Panel Questions / Discussion
Professor Anne Lingford-Hughes and Professor Julia Sinclair
16:55–17:00 Sum-up and close

Last edited 20th November 2019

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