Neurocognitive Studies in Depersonalisation Disorder: A possible indication of rTMS?
You’re invited to join the Clinical TMS Society for this installment of our Grand Rounds Webinar Series:
Neurocognitve Studies in Depersonalisation Disorder: A possible indication of rTMS?
1. To recognize the clinical features of depersonalization/derealization;
2. Understand the possible neurophysiological basis for emotional numbing and its relationship to DP/DR;
3. To be familiar with neuroimaging research in DP;
4. To understand the theoretical basis for rTMS as a possible treatment for DP/DR.
Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm EST, 12:00 pm PST
Cost: Members: $25 | Non-members $50 | Student Members FREE
Speakers: Anthony David, MD
Professor Anthony David, is Director, University College London Institute of Mental Health.
Professor David graduated in medicine from Glasgow University in 1980 and trained in neurology before entering psychiatry at the Maudsley Hospital, London. He also has a Masters degree in Cognitive Neuropsychology. He was an honorary consultant at the Maudsley from 1990-2018 and was awarded a personal chair from the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London in 1996. He was Vice Dean for Academic Psychiatry at the IoPPN in 2013-8.
Professor David has a wide and diverse range of research interests including schizophrenia, neuropsychiatry, medically unexplained syndromes and neuroimaging – both structural and functional. He is especially interested in the concept of insight in schizophrenia and depersonalization disorder. Professor David is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, the Royal College of Psychiatrists and the Academy of Medical Sciences. He is a member of the Experimental Psychology Society and a founder member of both the British Neuropsychological Society and British Neuropsychiatry Association and was Chairman to the latter from 2004-7. He delivered the inaugural “King’s Lectures” in 2018 on the topic “Psychiatry, Science and Society”.
Grand Rounds Webinar