BCNBP National Day "NEUROPSYCHIATRY - Back in the Game!" - May 17th 2024 (Brussels)

BCNBP National Day

Waar? KBR-BRUSSELS Mont des Arts 28, 1000 Brussel

Wanneer? 17.05.2024

Morning session: WHOSE PATIENTS ARE THESE? Chair: Livia De Picker

9:30 ‘CSF assessments for psychiatry’, Karl Bechter, Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy II, Ulm University, Bezirkskrankenhaus Günzburg.

10:10 ‘Auto-immune psychosis’, Janet Cunningham, Dep Medical Sciences & Psychiatry, Uppsala University, Sweden.

10:50 Coffee break.

11:15 DEBATE:
Where and how should patients with psychiatric presentations of suspected somatic origin be assessed and treated?

12:00 Lunch

Afternoon session: NEUROPSYCHIATRIC INTERFACES. Chair: Jürgen De Fruyt

13:15 Functional neurological symptoms, converting the patient or the doctor?, Elfi Vergaelen, University Psychiatric Center KU Leuven, Belgium.

13:45 ‘Crossing boundaries: from movement to tic and obsessive-compulsive disorders’, Chris Bervoets, University Psychiatric Center KU Leuven, Belgium.

14:15 ‘Common ground between psychiatry and neurology in neurodegenerative disorders’, Jan Van den Stock, Leuven Brain Institute, Belgium.

14:45 Closing conclusions.

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Registration fee: BCNBP members: free - Non-members: 95 euro - Trainees: 45 euro
Payment by bank transfer (IBAN: BE40 2900 1349 6963) with communication 17.05.2024 + name’.
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