Symposium: New treatment paradigms in unipolar disorder, “old wine on new bottles”, a possible role for ketamine and psilocybin?


When: Friday May 24th 2019, 13:30-17:30

Where: Auditorium, entrance 61A, Psychiatric Center Copenhagen, Dep. O Rigshospitalet, Henrik Harpestrengs Vej, 2100 Kbh. Ø

Chairman Maj Vinberg

Professor Allan Young, King’s College London, Institute of Psychiatry

Dr. Patrick M. Fisher, PhD, Neurobiology Research Unit, Copenhagen

Symposium:

13:30-14:00 Sandwich

14:00-14:30 Welcome and Winner of “Affekten”, lecture by the price winner

14:30-15:30 New treatment paradigms in unipolar disorder “old wine on new bottles”, a possible role for ketamine and psilocybin? Professor Allan Young, King’s College London, Institute of Psychiatry

15:30-16:00 Coffee break

16:00-16:30 Imaging the ineffable: psilocybin effects on the human brain Dr. Patrick M. Fisher, PhD, Neurobiology Research Unit, Copenhagen

16:30-17:00 New industry sponsored clinical trials in Denmark on esketamine and psilocybin

Esketamine: Dr. Claudio Csillag, PhD, clinical associate professor, Mental Health Centre North Zealand Psilocybin: Professor Rasmus Licht, Aalborg University Hospital and Aalborg University Hospital

17:00-17:30 General assembly


On-line registration


The Symposium is made possible by support from: