Brett Hill Memorial Lecture: Patient and Public Involvement - Andrew Grundy, Service User, Research Associate in the School of Health Sciences, University of Nottingham
Twitter feedback included:
"Great to hear of your lived experience. Very moving, very informative."
"Compelling talk by @acgrundy on patient and public involvement in clinical research."
" Brilliant insight into service user involvement in research and patient care."
Andrew referred to the '10 Cs' in Mental Health Care Planning.
Genetics in Mental Health - Professor Paul Harrison, President of the British Association for Psychopharmacology
Professor Harrison's presentation is available on a password protected page for delegates of the conference: 2016 Conference presentations for delegates.
CMHP members can see his presentation by logging into the website, and going to: Conference presentations from 2016
Professor Harrison also provided a link to his review article in the Journal of Psychopharmacology: Recent genetic findings in schizophrenia and their therapeutic relevance.
Mental Health and the Microbiome - Professor John Cryan, University College Cork
Professor Cryan's presentation is available on a password-protected page for delegates of the conference: 2016 Conference presentations for delegates
Sharing on Twitter included:
"Our state of gut will markedly affect our state of mind."
"Fascinating talk about gut biome by @jfcryan, thank you. Olanzapine may contribute to obesity via its antibiotic action!"
"Word of the day 'crap-sule'"
Psychoactive Substances - Professor David Nutt, Imperial College London
Delegates may find the following links of interest:
From The Guardian: 'My therapist gave me a pill': can MDMA help cure trauma?
From the British Journal of Psychiatry: Making a medicine out of MDMA