Section of Neuropsychiatry
The Section of Neuropsychiatry (SON) is an RANZCP group that promotes the highest standards in clinical practice, training and research pertaining to neuropsychiatry.
The Regulations [PDF; 270 KB] of the SON outline the role and responsibilities of the bi-national Section.
Neuropsychiatry is a psychiatric subspecialty focusing on the interrelation of psychiatric disorders and neurology.
The Section aims to:
- promote the objectives of the College relating to neuropsychiatry
- advise on training and the regulation of neuropsychiatry
- advance and disseminate research in neuropsychiatry
- contribute to and promote the highest standards of clinical practice.
The chair of the Section of Neuropsychiatry bi-national committee is Prof. Richard Kanaan.
To contact the committee, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
All members of the College (including trainees and Affiliates) are eligible to join the Section. For further information on membership, please email email@example.com.
The Regulations [PDF; 55 KB] of the SON outline the role and responsibilities of Section membership.
The Section contributes to RANZCP position statements, and is involved in consultations on behalf of the College.
.Policy and advocacy page
The Section hosts an annual scientific conference in collaboration with the Section of Behavioural Neurology of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists.
Section of Neuropsychiatry 2019 conference
15-16 November 2019
Melbourne Brain Centre, Melbourne, VIC
.Presentations from previous RANZCP conferences