PROGRAMME







Time
Topic
Speaker
08:00 - 09:00 Hrs   Registration and Breakfast  
  Plenary Session I: Cognitive, Behavious & Aesthetics  
09:00 - 09:30 Hrs The objectivity of subjective truths                 Semir Zeki, [UK]
09:35 - 10:10 Hrs Bias & the Unconscious Mind                  Narinder Kapur, [UK]
10:10 - 10:45 Hrs Rhythm & Blues - What made us Human? Michael Trimble, [UK]
10:45 - 11:00 Hrs                  Q & A  
11:00 - 11:30 Hrs Coffee Break  
     
  Plenary Session II: Symptoms in the Brain & Mind  
11:30 - 12:05 Hrs Symptoms in Neuropsychiatry Eileen Joyce, [UK]
12:05 - 12:40 Hrs Psychiatric aspects of Neurological Dysfunction David Arciniegas, [USA]
12:40 - 13:15 Hrs Neurobiological aspects of Psychiatric disorders Florence Thibaut, [FRANCE]
13:15 - 13:30 Hrs                  Q & A  
13:30 - 14:30 Hrs Lunch Break & Poster Session  
     
  TSS Nimhans: INA Inauguration | Presidential Symposium
Chief Guest : Mr Venu Srinivasan
 
14:30 - 15:00 Hrs The Brain & Mind Interface : Lessons from Epilipsy Michael Trimble, [UK]
15:00 - 15:30 Hrs Brian, Mind & Indian thought B N Gangadhar, [INDIA]
15:30 - 16:00 Hrs Risk & Protective factors in Cognitive Ageing & Dementia Perminder Sachdev, [AUSTRALIA]
Convener : E S Krishnamoorthy
16:45 - 17:00 Hrs Coffee Break  
     
  Plenary Session III: Imaging, Biomarkers & Clinical approach  
17:00 - 17:35 Hrs Dementia - Biomarker advances Ralph Martins, [AUSTRALIA]
17:35 - 18:10 Hrs Dementia - PET & Future Christopher C Rowe, [AUSTRALIA]
18:10 - 18:45 Hrs Neuroimaging in Psychiatry - What has it delivered Perminder Sachdev, [AUSTRALIA]
18:45 - 19:20 Hrs A Clinical approach to Confusional States David Neary, [UK]
19:00 - 19:35 Hrs                  Q & A  
19:35 Hrs Dinner    


Time
Topic
Speaker
  Plenary Session IV: Neuropsychiatry - Epidemiology & the Lifespan Perspective
08:30 - 09:05 Hrs Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology - Recent dvances Date Hesdorffer, [USA]
09:05 - 09:40 Hrs Developmental Neuropsychiatry Valsamma Eapen, [AUSTRALIA]
09:40 - 10:15 Hrs Neuropsychiatry in Ageing & Dementia Ingmar Skoog, [SWEDEN]
10:15 - 10:30 Hrs                  Q & A  
10:30 - 11:00 Hrs Coffee Break  
     
  Plenary Session V: Treatment in Neuropsychiatry  
11:00 - 11:35 Hrs Non-pharmacological approaches E.S.Krishnamoorthy, [INDIA]
11:35 - 12:10 Hrs Neuropsychopharmacology Haim R Belmaker, [ISRAEL]
12:10 - 12:45 Hrs Brain Stimulation & ECT Ehud Klein, [ISRAEL]
12:45 - 13:00 Hrs                  Q & A  
13:00 - 14:30 Hrs Lunch Break & Poster Session INA Executive Committee Meeting
     
Time Topic Speaker Topic Speaker
14:30 - 15:30 Hrs NIMHANS Symposia,
Brain stimulation in Psychiatry
Jagadisha Thirthalli
Ganesh Venkatasubramanian
Urvakhsh Mehta
INA Symposium: North America Colin Shapiro, [CANADA]
Riaz Baber, [USA]
15:30 - 16:30 Hrs NIMHANS Symposia,
Adaptation of Technology in Psychiatry
Ipsit Vahia, [USA]
VKN Network, NIMHANS
Mathew Varghese
INA Symposium: Latin America Gilberto Brofman, [BRAZIL]
Luis Ignacio Brusco, [ARGENTINA]
16:30 - 17:00 Hrs Coffee Break      
17:00 - 18:00 Hrs NIMHANS Symposia,
Neurobiology of Psychiatric Disorders
Muralidharan K
Biju Viswanath
John P John / Ganesh Venkatasubramanian
INA Symposium: Global Perspectives Kenichi Meguro, [JAPAN]
Dimitri Dekeios, [GREECE]
18:00 - 19:00 Hrs Paediatrics & Neuropsychiatry Valsamma Eapen, [AUSTRALIA]
Shoba Srinath / M V Ashok, [INDIA]
Assessment & Training in Neuropsychiatry Mathew Verghese (Assessment), [INDIA]
David B Arciniegas (Training), [USA]
19:00 - 19:30 Hrs INA Assembly  
19:30 Hrs Cultural Program & Gala Dinner  

Time Topic Speaker Topic Speaker
08:30 - 10:30 Hrs Invited Symposium by International Collaborators
Joint Symposium of British Neuropsychiatry Associal and Royal College of Psychiatrists
Theme: Functional Neurological Disorders
Advances: From Pathopsysiology to Clinical Practice - Mark Edwards, [UK] NIMHANS Symposium:
Clinical Neuropsychiatry
Movement Disorder : Ravi Yadav
Epilepsy : Sanjib Sinha
Psychiatric Models & Assessment - Timothy Nicholson, [UK] Neuropsychiatric aspects of Epilepsy : Senthil Reddi
Management & Pathways Approach - Niruj Agarwal, [UK] Psychosurgery : Dwarakanath Srinivas
10:30 - 11:00 Hrs Coffee Break      
11:00 - 12:00 Hrs INA Symposium:
Australia
Perminder Sachdev,
Adith Mohan,
Rebecca Koncz, [AUSTRALIA]
INA Symposium: Israel Raz Yirmiya, [ISRAEL]
Nurit Yirmiya, [ISRAEL]
12:00 - 13:00 Hrs Women in Neuropsychiatry Florence Thibaut, [FRANCE]
Jayashree Kulkarni, [AUSTRALIA]
Prabha Chandra, [INDIA]
Vascular Dementia and Cognition Suvarna Alladi, [INDIA]
Ingmar Skoog, [SWEDEN]
Time
Topic
Speaker
13:00 - 14:30 Hrs Lunch Break & Poster Session  
  Congress Valedictory & Award Session
 
14:30 - 15:00 Hrs Awards Presentation
15:00 - 15:45 Hrs INA CAJAL Award Lecture - Macro & Micro Perception in the Visual World Semir Zeki, [UK]
15:45 - 16:30 Hrs INA LISHMAN Award Lecture - Neurodegeneration: A natural model for understanding cognition and behaviour Julie Snowden, [UK]
16:30 Hrs Coffee & Goodbye  
    * Program subject to change without prior notice


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Name of the Event: TSS NIMHANS KNOWLEDGE CONCLAVE 2018
Date of the Event: 15th to 17th FEBRUARY 2018
Venue: NIMHANS Convention Centre, Bengaluru
Organising Chairman
Professor Ennapadam S. Krishnamoorthy
Organised Jointly by NIMHANS and International Neuropsychiatry Association
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