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Scientific Programme 2023

Definitive


Click on the speaker's name to view the Biography, Abstract and References of each talk.

Thursday, April 20th, 2023
AFTERNOON
15:00 - 15:15
Opening ceremony. Prof. Antoni Bulbena (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Debate: Is it possible and useful to move towards precision psychiatry?
Chair: Raül Andero (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain)
15:15 - 15:30
Debate presentation.
15:30 - 16:10
YES position
Christoph Correll (Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany & Hofstra University, USA)
16:10 - 16:50
NO position
Jim van Os (Utrecht University Medical Centre, The Netherlands)
16:50 - 17:20
Discussion
17:20 - 17:50
Coffee break
Round table 1. Precision neuromodulation in psychiatric disorders: from ancient to novel therapies
Chair: Maria Iglesias-González (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain)
17:50 - 18:00
Table presentation.
18:00 - 18:45
Predicting clinical response to ECT using omics techniques
Bernhard Baune (Universität Münster, Germany)
18:45 - 19:30
Personalized brain stimulation in psychiatry
Damiaan Denys (Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
19:30 - 20:00
Discussion
Friday, April 21st, 2023
MORNING & AFTERNOON
Round table 2. Precision diagnosis in psychiatry: are we going to succeed in changing the model?
Chair: Estela Salagre (Aarhus Universitetshospital, Denmark)
9:00 - 9:15
Table presentation.
9:15 - 10:00
What genetic and epigenetic factors reveal: Focus on stress-related disorders
Elisabeth Binder (Max Planck Institut fur Psychiatrie, Germany)
10:00 - 10:45
Neural mechanisms and neuroimaging in precision psychiatry
Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg (Universität Heidelberg, Germany)
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 - 12:00
Inflammation and the immune system; a response that bridges body and mind
Annamaria Cattaneo (Università degli Studi di Brescia, Italy)
12:00 - 12:45
Digital markers and Artificial Intelligence: The ultimate solution
Maria Faurholt-Jepsen (Psychiatric Center Copenhagen, Rigshospitalet, Denmark)
12:45 - 13:45
Discussion
13:45 - 15:15
Lunch
Round table 3. Precision in clinical psychology
Chair: Gisela Sugranyes (IDIBAPS, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Spain)
15.15 - 15:20
Table presentation.
15:20 - 16:05
Precision in psychotherapy; therapygenetics is coming soon
Thalia Eley (King’s College London, United Kingdom)
16:05 - 16:50
Biomarkers in clinical psychology: A reasonable quest or ignis fatuus?
Miquel Àngel Fullana (IDIBAPS, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Spain)
16:50 - 17:20
Discussion
17:20 - 17:55
Coffee break
Round table 4. Precision in drug therapy
Chair: Narcís Cardoner (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain)
18:00 - 18:05
Table presentation.
18:05 - 18:50
How far does pharmacogenetics go?
Chiara Fabbri (King’s College London, United Kingdom)
18:50 - 19:35
Precision psychopharmacology
Eduard Vieta (Universitat de Barcelona, Spain)
19:35 - 20:00
Discussion
20:00 - 20:15
Closing ceremony and awards