2019 MCA Symposium - Alcohol and Addiction: Policies, Strategies and Competencies

9:30

Registration & refreshments

10:00

10:15

10:45

Welcome Prof Colin Drummond 

Addiction Policy and the Public Good Prof Sir John Strang

Developing Addiction Competencies across the Medical Workforce – The Elephant in the Room Prof Julia Sinclair

11:15

Mid-morning break & refreshments

11:30

MCA AGM **MCA members only

12:00

Student Competition Winners Medal Presentations

12:05

Max Glatt Memorial Lecture Cirrhosis and the Mark of Disgrace

Prof Nick Sheron

13:00 – 14:10

Lunch

 

Lunch & Networking

13:40 – 14:10

MCA Regional Advisors Meeting

**Regional Advisors only

13:40 – 15:20

Alcohol Care Teams and Nursing Competencies

Mr Iain Armstrong  Alcohol Programme Manager, Public Health England

Prof Carmel Clancy Mental Health & Social Work, Middlesex University

Mr Mark Holmes Head of Innovation, HumanKind

Mr Adrian Jugdoyal with Ms Rachel Alexander  Lecturer & 3rd Year Adult Nursing Student, University of West London

14:10 – 15:20

Alcohol, Drugs and Students

Dr Iain Smith Consultant Psychiatrist, Glasgow

Dr Joy Watson Consultant Psychiatrist, Belfast

Eva Crossan Jory National Union of Students

15:25

 

15:55

Mind the gap: Developing a Dual Diagnosis Service for Older People with Alcohol Use Disorders Dr Tony Rao

Close Prof Colin Drummond 

16:00

CPD Certificates & Refreshments

Booking

Booking fees include include lunch and refreshments

Non-Member: £175

MCA Member: £100

Non-Member(student/retired): £85

MCA Member(student/retired): £50

To book online, click here 

To download a booking form (or if you require an invoice), click here

***New members joining the MCA will automatically receive the member's rate

MCA Member rates: £25 (Student/Retired), £33 (Nurses & Other Health Professions) and £55 (Doctors& Dentists). We also offer a heavily discounted subscription to OUP’s Alcohol & Alcoholism journal.  To join as a member click here