About this event

  • Date and time Tue 8 Oct 2019 from 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Psychiatry

This event will provide a comparison between the UK and other cultures and how doctors view medical professionalism, with a particular focus on wellbeing.

The programme will investigate how doctors view professionalism and how the values and perspectives of other cultures can contribute to wellbeing. It will discuss the needs and solutions for promoting wellbeing at various career stages from students and trainees to consultants and medical practitioners.

You will also hear the latest findings of the continuing cross-cultural study of professionalism and wellbeing, plus the issue of hidden cultural bias will be examined.

You will learn: 

  • How to recognise the importance of wellbeing in developing medical professionalism
  • Different cultural perspectives of professionalism and wellbeing
  • The meaning of resilience and whether this is a responsibility of individuals or the institutions in which they study and work

Tickets

Standard pricing available until 07 October 2019.

Member

RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Retired Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£85.00 £60.00 £60.00 £40.00 £20.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Student
£140.00 £95.00 £50.00 £30.00

Agenda

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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Dr Valeria Mondelli, President Psychiatry Section and Professor Ania Korszun, Professor of Psychiatry and Education, Academic Lead for Medical Professionalism,

Culture, leadership and management

Professor Dinesh Bhugra, President, British Medical Association

Mental health aware environments, policies, practice and platitudes

Professor Deborah Cohen, Director of the Centre for Psychosocial Research Occupational and Physician Health, and the Director of Student Support, School of Medicine, Cardiff University

Resilience, wellbeing and exercise

Dr Derek Tracy, Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Director, Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust, London

Tea and coffee break
Culture, self, identity and performance: Implications for practice

 Professor Kam Bhui, Professor Cultural Psychiatry, Queen Mary University of London

Lunch
Developing a cross cultural curriculum in wellbeing and professionalism

Professor Ania Korszun, Dr Ali Ajaz, Senior Lecturer in Medical Education, Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and The London Medical School, Queen Mary University of London and Dr Catherine Marshall, Lecturer in Medical Education, Centre for Psychiatry, Barts and The London Medical School, Queen Mary University of London

Why martial art is good for mental health: a non-academic talk from an academic martial artist

Professor Carmine Pariante, Professor of Biological Psychiatry at the Institute of Psychiatry Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN), King’s College Lndon

Tea and coffee break
Panel discussion: What needs fixing – the environment or individual?

Chairs: Professor Ania Korszun, Sir Simon Wessely, President, Royal Society of Medicine, Professor Kam Bhui, Dr Derek Tracy, Professor  Carmine Pariante and Dr Catherine Marshall

Closing remarks

Location

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

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