Hot Topics in Psychiatry Dublin (September 2017 – April 2018)

CPD Credits
Approved for 2 External CPD credits per meeting


September 12, 2017 6:30 pm
September 12, 2017 8:30 pm
Ashling Hotel Dublin, Parkgate Street, Dublin, Ireland   View map
01 634 4375

2017/18 Hot Topics in Psychiatry


2017 Dates: Tuesday 12th September, Thursday 26th October & Thursday 7th December

2018 Dates: Thursdays 11th January, 8th February, 22nd March & 26th April

TIME: 6:30pm – 8:30pm (Registration & Coffee 6.00pm – 6:30pm)
VENUE: Ashling Hotel, Parkgate St, Dublin 8 (Click here for directions)
CPD: Approved for 2 External CPD credits per meeting


Preliminary Programme

Tuesday 12th September 2017 Gender Dysphoria – the shifting diagnostic and treatment paradigms


Followed by Discussion and Q&A

Dr Fintan Harte
Consultant Psychiatrist, Melbourne & President of
ANZPATH (Australian and New Zealand Professional Association for Transgender Health)
Thursday 26th October 2017 Long Term Mental Illness and Developing Dementia



Neuropsychiatry of Parkinson’s

Dr Mary Cosgrave
Consultant Old Age Psychiatrist
North Dublin Mental Health Service


Dr John O’Donovan
Consultant Old Age Psychiatrist
Saint John of God Hospital, Dublin

Thursday 7th December 2017 Suicide Mitigation: compassion and governance



Topic to be confirmed

Dr Alys Cole-King
Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, Betsi Cadwaladr University Board & Clinical Director, Connecting with People



Second Speaker to be confirmed


Supported by the National Office for Suicide Prevention

View Preliminary Programme for all 2017/18 Hot Topics Dates


  • CPsychI members: €30 per meeting
  • Psychiatrists (Non-CPsychI members): €60 per meeting
  • Other Specialties (Non-Psychiatrists): €50 per meeting
  • Continuous Professional Development Support Scheme (CPD-SS) for NCHDs in Non-Training Posts: A limited number of CPD-SS places may be available.  To avail of CPD-SS funding, you must book your place in advance by emailing your Booking Form to


CPsychI members: BOOK ONLINE – log in as a member and click on Register button above or return your Booking Form to as soon as possible to secure your place.

Non-CPsychI members: Please return your Booking Form to as soon as possible to secure your place.


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