Why do people with mental disorders die younger and what can we do about it?

Tuesday 13 March 2012

Venue: Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 0AE

Places are still available for this meeting. Please turn up and register on the day


Registration Details:
Consultant/GP: £195
RSM Retired Fellow: £100
RSM Student: £60
RSM Trainee: £100
RSM Associate: £100
RSM Fellow: £125
Student: £70
Trainee: £135
AHP/Nurse/Midwife: £135


9.00 am

Registration and coffee
Chair: Dr Jean O'Hara, President, Psychiatry Section

9.30 am

Introduction
Dr Jean O'Hara, President, Psychiatry Section

9.40 am

Overview of physical health risks in people with mental disorders
Dr David Osborn, Reader and Consultant Psychiatrist, UCL Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London

10.10 am

Obesity affects patients with mental disorders more often than most. What can be done about this?
Professor John Wass, Professor of Endocrinology, Oxford University

10.40 am

Tackling tobacco smoking in people with mental disorders
Professor Ann McNeill, Professor of Health Policy and Promotion, UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Nottingham

11.10 am

Coffee

11.30 am

The physical complications of eating disorders
Dr Sabine Woerwag-Mehta, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists, Tier 3 CAMHS, East Kent University Hospitals

12.00 pm

Improving the physical health of people with a learning disability -everyone's business
Dr Geoff Marston, Consultant Psychiatrist for Adults with a Learning Disability, Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust

12.30 pm

Addictions and their impact on physical health
Dr Ed Day, Senior Lecture in Addiction Psychiatry, University of Birmingham

1.00 pm

Lunch
Chair: Dr Irene Cormac, Honorary Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Rampton Hospital, Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

2.00 pm

Long term conditions in people with severe mental illness
Dr Alan Cohen, Director of Primary Care, West London Mental Health Trust

2.30 pm

Reducing the risk of cardiovascular diseases by effective treatment
Dr David Gray, Reader in Medicine, Consultant Cardiologist, University Hospital Nottingham

3.00 pm

Effective early detection and management of the physically deteriorating patient in a mental health setting using an Early Warning Score (EWS)
Ms Natalie Warman, Assistant Director of Nursing, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

3.30 pm

Tea

3.50 pm

Tackling physical health risks with a well-being programme
Dr Shubulade Smith, Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Senior Lecturer, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London

4.10 pm

Resources for improving physical health care
Dr Irene Cormac, Honorary Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Rampton Hospital, Nottinghamshire

4.30 pm

Completion of evaluation forms

4.35 pm

Closing remarks

4.50 pm

Close of meeting

Meeting ref: PYC05

CPD (Applied for)


More about this section

Contact:
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7290 2985
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7290 2989
Email: Coordinator

Senior Events Co-ordinator:
Ruth Cloves
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7290 2985
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7290 2989

Media Information:
Rosalind Dewar
Tel: +44 (0) 1580 764713

Sponsorship Information:
Sharon Sole
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7290 3848
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7290 2989