CARERS AND CONSUMERS PUBLIC FORUM
Prior to the Australian Psychosis Conference 2018 a Public Forum for Carers, Consumers and interested members of the community will be held. The Public Forum will provide attendees with an update on the latest developments in mental health research directly from some of the industry’s leading professionals, followed by a panel discussion.
Date: Thursday 13 September 2018
Time: 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Venue: The Grand Lodge, SMC Conference and Function Centre, 66 Goulburn St, Sydney CBD.
Cost: Free to Attend. No bookings required
The following speakers will be presenting at the Public Forum:
professor darryl eyles
Neurobiology Laboratory Director Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, (QCMHR), Queensland Brain Institute, (QBI)
professor markus leweke
Professor of Psychiatry and Chair in Youth Depression Studies at the Brain and Mind Centre, University of Sydney, Australia.
Professor Patrick Corrigan
Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology
Principal investigator of the National Consortium for Stigma and Empowerment (NCSE)
Professor Cynthia Shannon Weickert
NSW Chair of Schizophrenia Research
Professor at the School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales
National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Principal Research Fellow
Professor Vera Morgan
Head of the Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology Research Unit & Deputy Director (Epidemiology), Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry, The University of Western Australia
Operational Epidemiologist, North Metropolitan Health Service Mental Health
Adjunct Professor, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania
Dr Richard Schweizer
An affiliate of the University of Sydney in Mental Health Nursing.