The Essentials of Neuropsychiatry – BNPA teaching weekend

9-11 December, 2022; London, UK

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Day 1 – Friday 9th December 2022

The Neurobiology of Emotion – Paul Johns, Consultant neuropathologist and Honorary Reader in Clinical Neuroanatomy at St George’s, University of London

Neurological assessment for psychiatrists – Adam Zeman Professor of Cognitive and Behavioural Neurology, University of Exeter Medical School

Psychiatric assessment for neurologists – Hugh Rickards Consultant in Neuropsychiatry, The Barberry, Birmingham

Neuropsychiatry of movement disorders – Eileen Joyce, Professor of Neuropsychiatry, UCL Institute of Neurology

Traumatic brain injury – David Sharp, NIHR Professor & Consultant Neurologist, The Computational, Cognitive and Clinical Neuroimaging Laboratory (C3NL), Imperial College Londo

Dementia i & ii – Adam Zeman, Professor of Cognitive and Behavioural Neurology, University of Exeter Medical School

Day 2 – Saturday 10th December 2022

Epilepsy & EEG – Fahmida Chowdhury Consultant Neurologist/ Neurophysiologist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in London.

The Neuropsychiatry of epilepsy and dissociative seizures – Markus Reuber, Professor of Clinical Neurology, University of Sheffield Honorary Consultant Neurologist, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Editor-in-Chief, Seizure European Journal of Epilepsy

The Neuropsychiatry of Schizophrenia – Belinda Lennox, Clinical Senior Lecturer in Department of Psychiatry, Oxford

ADHD and ASD – Quinton Deeley, Consultant Psychiatrist & Senior Lecturer, Maudsley Hospital

Delirium – Daniel Davis, Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow and Honorary Consultant in Geriatric Medicine, University College Hospital, London

Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome – Hugh Rickards, Consultant in Neuropsychiatry, The Barberry, Birmingham

Neurogenetic disorders: HD+ – David Craufurd, Senior Lecturer in Neuropsychiatric Genetics, The University of Manchester

Functional neurological symptoms – Alan Carson, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, Robert Fergusson Unit, Royal Edinburgh Hospital

Day 3 – Sunday 11th December 2022


Insomnia and excessive daytime sleepiness – Paul Reading, Consultant Neurologist, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesborough

Parasomnias – Zenobia Zaiwalla, Consultant Neurologist and neurophysiologist, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

Case Presentations x 3

Guest Speaker