Monday 14th March 2016, 1 – 5 pm
Kennedy Lecture Theatre, Institute of Child Health
30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH
- Mental ill-health affects 1 in 10 children and 80% of adult mental illness starts before age 18.
- In the population of children with physical illness, rates of mental illness are up to seven-times higher.
Chair: Professor Roz Shafran
|1.00||Otto Wolff Lecture: Professor Michael Sharpe
Integrating physical and mental health care: evidence-into-practice across the lifespan
|2.00||Dr Isobel Heyman
Child mental health in a specialist children’s hospital – complex or simple?
|2.25||Professor David Skuse
A step-change in Intellectual Disabilities research? The IMAGINE-ID project
|2.50||Dr Naomi Dale
Cognitive and behavioural development in children with visual impairment: from identifying early multi-factorial risks to improving outcome
|3.40||Dr Penny Titman
Psychological outcomes following stem cell transplantation: understanding and managing the impact on children and their families
|4.05||Dr Rachel Bryant-Waugh
Feeding and eating disorders: working towards improved patient pathways
|4.30||Professor Peter Fonagy
From bench to bedside; can science help transform mental health services for children and young people?
|5.00||Drinks in the Winter Garden|
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