MCA Symposium on 'Risky Drinking'
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9.45-10.10 Registration & Refreshments, Exhibitor Stands (Reception Hall)
10.10-10.15 Welcome (Nuffield Hall), Dr Iain Smith, Chair (morning session)
10.15-10.40 Drinking guidelines, risk and public awareness, Mr Colin Angus, Sheffield Alcohol Research Group, University of Sheffield
10.40-11.05 How alcohol damages the blueprint of life, Professor Ketan Patel, Programme Leader at the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Fellow of Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge
11.15-12.00 Mid-Morning Refreshment Break and visit Exhibitor Stands (Reception Hall)
Events during Mid-Morning break:
- Nuffield Hall: 11.30-12.00 MCA AGM & Prize-giving *MCA members only
12.00-13.00 Max Glatt Memorial Lecture (Nuffield Hall):
Through a glass darkly: Treating doctors with alcohol and drug problems, Dr Jane Marshall, Consultant Psychiatrist in the Addictions, South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
13.00-14.10 Lunch (Reception Hall)
Events during lunch:
- Conference Room: 13.40-14.10 MCA Regional Advisors Meeting
14.10-14.15 Welcome (Nuffield Hall), Dr Peter Rice, Chair (afternoon session)
14.15-14.40 Ongoing work of the Lancet Commission, Professor Roger Williams, Director of the Institute of Hepatology, London
14.40-15.05 Alcohol treatment as prevention: the value of specialist alcohol treatment in the overall public health response, Professor Colin Drummond, Professor of Addiction Psychiatry, King’s College London
15.05-15.30 Public Health: Evidence and opportunities, Mr Clive Henn, (PHE CQUIN Programme) Senior Alcohol Advisor, Public Health England
15.40-16.00 Close and Tea & Coffee - last chance to see exhibitors (Reception Hall)
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