About this section

The Psychiatry Section’s purpose is for the study and promotion of knowledge in all that relates to psychiatry.

Mind Matters - Webinar series

The RSM Psychiatry Section has a new in-conversation webinar series with psychology professionals from across many different areas of sectors. 

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

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Professor Henrietta Bowden-Jones OBE
Dr Gordana Milavic
President Elect
Dr Hema Ananth
Honorary Secretary
Dr Michael Philpot
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming psychiatry events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Psychiatry Section.

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Marijuana and madness: A coming epidemic?

Join us in this meeting to gain an in depth understanding of the effects of Cannabis which is essential for future study and everyday practice. The psychopathology linked to the use of Cannabis, espec...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Freud, biology and contemporary psychoanalysis

Psychoanalysis is one of the early, controversial, and enduring contributions of the 20th century to contemporary practice in psychiatry, psychotherapy and mental health care. Formulated initially by ...
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Student prizes & awards


There are currently no prizes or awards open for this section.

Trainee prizes & awards


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