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Congress 2013

Congress 2013 was a great success with more than 1400 people attending the five day scientific and social program at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre (26–30 May). This was the largest Congress yet as members joined together to celebrate the College’s 50th anniversary and share knowledge.

Videos from daily keynote addresses and other selected presentations are available below:

Keynote Address 1
Professor Matcheri Keshavan
Neuroplasticity in Schizophrenia: Mechanisms and Treatment Implications [33 min]

Keynote Address 2
Professor John Sadler
DSM-5 Process Ethics: Lessons Abandoned, Learned, & Missed [43 min]

Keynote Address 3
Professor Janet Treasure OBE
Recent Advances in Psychological Therapies in Eating Disorders  [29 min]

Keynote Address 4
Professor Charles Scott
Treatment of Antisocial Personality Disorder and Psychopathy: Hopeful or Hopeless? [36 min]

Keynote Address 5
Margaret Tobin Oration
Dr Peggy Brown
Psychiatry in a Changing Health Sector [40 min]

Keynote Address 6
Senior Research Award Recipient
Professor Gin Malhi
Gaining Clarity on Bipolarity [42 min]

Keynote Address 7
Professor Brian Hodges
The Question of (Continuing) Competence [34 min]

Keynote Address 8
Professor Gordon Parker AO
Clinical Reasoning and Pattern Analysis in Psychiatric Diagnosis and Management [40 min]

Stronger together: The role of carers in the mental health system 

Dr Wayne Miles, Chair, Community Collaboration Committee
Mr Jim Crowe, Community Member, Community Collaboration Committee
Dr Noel Wilton, Past President, RANZCP
Mr John McGrath AM, Inaugural Community Member,  Board of Professional and Community Relations
Dr Murray Patton, President, RANZCP
Ms Kali Paxinos, Community Member, Community Collaboration Committee
Mr Craig Hamilton

Telepsychiatry – Anytime, Anywhere

Peter Yellowlees MD
Petra Crawshaw


Scuffing the Line In The Sand
Nick Judson
Chris Ryan
Evan Bichara
Florence Leota