We are pleased to announce details of the spring 2018 meeting:

26-27th April, 2018.

Clinical Neurosciences Centre, 33 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG

A copy of the full programme can be accessed here.

The abstracts can be accessed here.


Day 1. 

Thursday 26th April

The Freda Newcombe lecture will be given by:

Prof Michael Kopelman (King's College London)

“Anomalies of Autobiographical Memory”

A symposium “Knowledge and memory in the brain” will feature talks by:

 Prof Kim Graham, Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre, School of Psychology, Cardiff University;

o “Neurocognitive networks supporting episodic and semantic memory”

 Dr Louis Renoult, School of Psychology, University of East Anglia;

o “Personal Semantics: (Potentially more than) the intersection of semantic and episodic memory”

 Prof Rodrigo Quian Quiroga, Centre for Systems Neuroscience, University of Leicester

o “Memory formation and coding in the human hippocampus”

Chair and Discussant:

- Prof Martin A. Conway, Department of Psychology, City, University of London

Plus other open papers (posters and oral presentations)

Talks will be followed by a free drinks reception and conference dinner (additional charges apply)

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Day 2

Featuring a Keynote Lecture and Symposium

organised jointly with the

British Psychological Society Division of Neuropsychology

Friday 27th April

The keynote lecture will be given by:

Prof Barbara Wilson

(The Oliver Zangwill Centre for Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, Ely, UK)

“Learning from the past and planning for the future”

A symposium “The future transformation of neuropsychology: conceptual, practical and ethical issues” will feature:

 Prof Tom Manly, Medical Research Council Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge;

o “Future IT approaches to neuropsychology screening”

 Prof Jonathan Evans, Institute of Health and Wellbeing , University of Glasgow , Glasgow;

o “Digital health technology for neuropsychological rehabilitation: the future”

 Prof Robin Morris, Department of Psychology, King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience, London, UK

o “Ethical issues and Robotic or Artificial Intelligence Care for People with Neuropsychological Conditions”

 Dr Jessica Fish, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience , Kings College London , London

o “A third-wave approach to neuropsychological rehabilitation of confabulation”

Chairs:

- Dr Jessica Fish and Prof Robin Morris

Plus other open papers (posters and oral presentations)

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THE CALL FOR ABSTRACTS IS NOW OPEN

Abstracts of no more than 120 words are invited for presentations on any research area of interest to the Society. Please indicate if you would prefer an oral or poster presentation.
Closing date: 9th February, 2018. 


Advance registration fees
BNS Members free, Non-members £25, Students / unwaged £15

Link to submit abstracts

Bursaries are available for this meeting - see bursaries page. deadline is the 9th of February, 2018..

 

 

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