About this event

  • Date and time Mon 13 May 2019 from 9:30am to 5:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Clinical Neurosciences, Military Medicine

This event will explore all aspects of the neuroscience and psychiatry of war and terror with a special keynote lecture from the Royal Society of Medicine’s President, Professor Sir Simon Wessely.

Topics include:

  • Neurosurgery on the battle field
  • The cognitive and neuropsychiatric effects of blast wounds
  • Toxicology in modern warfare
  • Neurological rehabilitation
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Psychological operations (PSY-OPS)
  • Psychological prevention of terror attacks

This is a joint meeting between the Clinical Neurosciences and Military Medicine Sections.

Tickets

Early bird pricing available until 14 April 2019.

Member

RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Trainee RSM Retired Fellow RSM Student
£80.00 £50.00 £50.00 £50.00 £35.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP Trainee AHP / Nurse / Midwife Student
£133.00 £83.00 £83.00 £58.00

Agenda

View the programme

Registration
Military neurosurgery

Lt Col Stuart Harrison

Mild traumatic brain injury

Col Alan Mistlin

Tea and coffee break
National Rehabilitation Centre, Stanford Hall

Speaker to be confirmed

War, trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder

Professor Neil Greenberg

Panel discussion
Lunch
CBRN and neurotoxicology

Surg Cdr Steve Bland

Counter terrorism liaison and diversion

Dr Frank Farnham

Tea and coffee break
Analysing lone-actor terrorism risk

Dr Noémie Bouhana

Title to be confirmed

Professor Sir Simon Wessely

Panel discussion
Close of meeting

Location

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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