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.