Alcohol & Medicine: Past, Present and Future

Programme (Draft)

To download a programme please click here.  All refreshments are in the Lutyen suite but the lectures will be in the Great Hall.

9.00-9.25       Registration & Refreshments (Lutyen Suite)

9.25-9.35       Welcome, Professor Colin Drummond (MCA Chairman)

9.35-9.45       Alcohol & Medicine; Past, Present & Future Overview, Dr Iain Smith (Symposium


9.45-10.15     AHA: Lessons from ten years of health advocacy, Professor Sir Ian Gilmore

10.15-10.45   Alcohol and psychological interventions, Professor Alexandre Copello

10.45-11.05   Mid-Morning Refreshment Break (Lutyen Suite)  

11.05-11.15   Welcome & Introduction for Max Glatt Lecturer, Professor Colin Drummond 

11.15-12.05   Max Glatt Lecture:

From Alcohol Harm Reduction to Government Reform, Professor Jonathan


12.05-12.15   Max Glatt Medal Presentation

12.15-14.00   Lunch (Lutyen Suite)

Events during lunch:

  • Anderson Room: 12.15 - 12.45 MCA Regional Advisors Meeting                               
  • Great Hall: 13.30-14.00 MCA AGM *MCA members only            
  • Events during lunch: Support for health professionals sessions TBC

14.00-14.15   Tea & Coffees available (Great Hall)

14.10-14.15   Welcome, Dr Peter Rice

14.15-14.45   Alcohol, liver disease and dinosaurs: evidence and alcohol policy, Professor Nick Sheron

14.45-15.15   Characterising the neuropharmacology of alcoholism to inform treatment,

                       Professor Anne Lingford-Hughes

15.15-15.45   Alcohol treatment and mental health, Dr Jane Marshall

15.45-15.50   Closing address, Dr Iain Smith 

15.50-16.20   Last chance to see exhibitors and have refreshments (Lutyen Suite)


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