Monday 30 April 2018
Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
1 CPD Point
The Hypnosis & Psychosomatic Medicine Section will be hosting their first ever prize meeting in honour of John Elliotson (1791-1868) who introduced ‘mesmerism’ to the UK.
The evening meeting will consist of presentations from the Elliotson prize and a key note lecture from Dr Devin Terhune, Senior Lecturer, Goldsmiths, University of London on the latest research in individual responsiveness to hypnosis.
This meeting will also provide a key networking opportunity for current, new and prospective Section members.
RSM member: £10
Non member: £20
The event is open to all healthcare professionals.
Entrants are invited to submit an essay of no more than 1500 words in response to the following question: Hypnosis – a complementary therapy or clinical tool? Discuss
Submission deadline: Sunday 1 April 2018
Prize: Three successful applicants will then be selected to present at the Section's prize evening on Monday 30 April 2018 for a chance to win the prize.
Open to: Trainees in hypnosis (those who are undertaking a training course, and those who are within one year of completing their course), and whom are either:
Hypnosis & Psychosomatic Medicine Section members only
Welcome and introduction
Dr Raj Lal Sharma, President, Hypnosis & Psychosomatic Medicine Section, Royal Society of Medicine
Session one: Ellitoson prize presentation
Tea and coffee break
Session two: Elliotson lecture
Dr Devin Terhune, Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Goldsmiths, University of London
Announcement of prize winner