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Division of Neuropsychology Annual Conference 2019

Thursday 24th - Friday 25th January 2019 at Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury

The BPS Division of Neuropsychology is delighted to be celebrating its 20th anniversary with a two day conference. The theme of the conference is From neuroscience to neuropsychological practice.

The conference will feature keynote speakers and workshops and showcase contemporary research and practice of Neuropsychology across the lifespan. The conference will also host a celebratory anniversary reception, the annual awards presentation and the AGM.

We are looking forward to celebrating our anniversary with our members and those interested in new and emerging research and practice in neuroscience and clinical Neuropsychology.

We are pleased to announce our keynote speakers;

Professor Cathy Price
Faculty of Brain Sciences at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging in the UK
University College London

Professor Sophie Scott
Wellcome Senior Research Fellow in Basic Biomedical Science and Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London

Professor Masud Husain
Professor of Neurology & Cognitive Neuroscience & Wellcome Trust Principal Fellow
University of Oxford

Professor Julie Snowden
Manchester Centre for Clinical Neurosciences, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust &
Division of Neuroscience and Experimental Psychology, University of Manchester

There will be invited workshops on dementia (BNS), stroke, relational rehabilitation and a paediatric workshop on Genotype to Phenotype (Faculty of Paediatric Neuropsychology).

Thursday Afternoon Parallel Workshops:
Dementia (A joint symposium with the British Neuropsychological Society)
Genotype to Phenotype (A joint symposium with the Faculty of Paediatric Neuropsychology)

Friday Afternoon Parallel Workshops:
Contemporary approaches to relational rehabilitation
Stroke Services – The Nuts and Bolts

Conference Programme

Click here to download the full conference programme. Please note, all speakers, timings and content are subject to change.

Last updated 13:50 14th December 2018

Call for Submissions

We are no longer accepting submissions for this conference. Submissions were accepted until 10:00 Friday 30th November 2018.

Registration fees can be found on the booking form. Early Bird rates will be available until 09.00 Friday 14th December 2018. If you have any queries please contact us via the event hotline on 01332 224507.

Agenda

Thursday 24th January 2019

The full conference programme can be downloaded further up this page. Please note, all speakers, timings and contend are subject to change.

09:00Registration
09:30Welcome
09:45Keynote Presentation - The neuroscience of voices, Professor Sophie Scott, UCL
10:25Keynote Presentation - Predicting, understanding and treating language difficulties after stroke or neurosurgery: implications for neuropsychological practice, Professor Cathy Price, UCL
11:10Refreshment Break
11:40Datablitz (15 x 5 min presentations)
13:00Lunch
14:00Parallel Workshops
17:00Drinks Reception
18:00Close

Friday 25th January 2019

The full conference programme can be downloaded further up this page. Please note, all speakers, timings and contend are subject to change.

09:00Registration
09:30Opening Remarks
09:45Award presentation with Dr Liam Dorris & Professor Barbara Wilson
10:30Keynote Presentation - When the spark goes out: Disorders of motivation in brain diseases, Masud Husain, Professor of Neurology & Cognitive Neuroscience & Wellcome Trust Principal Fellow, University of Oxford
11:10Refreshment Break
11:40AGM and discussion groups
13:00Lunch
14:00Parallel Workshops
16:30Close

Venue

Holiday Inn London Bloomsbury

Coram St, London, WC1N 1HT •  Website•  Directions

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