2nd British Symposium on The History of Neurology and Psychiatry (25th and 26th Nov)
By Jake Fairnie, on 15 September 2015
The 2nd British Symposium on The History of Neurology and Psychiatry is on 25th and 26th November
A commemoration of the centenary of the death of Sir William Gowers November 25th. Reviewing Gowers contribution to Neurology. Speakers include: Rebecca and Timothy Gowers, Andrew Lees, Christopher Boes, Michael Hanna, Alastair Compston, Mark Weatherall, John Duncan.
Topics include: The Bethlem Hospital, Insanity, Child and Old Age Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, Neurasthenia, Shellshock, Hysteria, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Brain Imaging, The Institute of Neurology and The London Hospital. Speakers will include: Victoria Northwood, Bonnie Evans, Claire Hilton, Simon Shorvon, Niall Quinn, Adrian Thomas, David Bell, Deji Ayonrinde, Jon Stone, Stefanie Linden, Michael Clark, Alastair Compston and Michael Swash.