30 July 2015
The University Department of Psychiatry, in conjunction with Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, is holding an Autumn School, for UK clinical medical students and foundation doctors, this September.
Too many people with eating disorders feel they are being forced to lose weight so their BMI is low enough to qualify for treatment
27 July 2015
Prof Chris Fairburn, whose research informs the government guidance on treating eating disorders, says BMI should be one of the factors considered by doctors, but other factors, such as moods, relationships and overall physical health, should also be taken into account.
24 July 2015
Marco Narajos, Sophie Behrman & Jane Walker were shortlisted by the Royal College of Psychiatrists for the 'medical student', 'senior trainee' & ‘academic researcher of the year’ award 2015, respectively.
16 July 2015
Thousands of teenagers across the UK will have school lessons in mindfulness in an experiment designed to see if it can protect against mental illness.
17 June 2015
This innovative one day conference for Medical Students, Foundation Doctors and Core Trainees in Psychiatry has been funded by Health Education England and will cover the context of ageing, clinical aspects of old age psychiatry and wider opportunities for doctors working in the field
10 June 2015
Would you like a small research grant to develop your interests? Research grants are available to those working in the NHS in Oxfordshire, including those with honorary contracts
6 June 2015
Winner: £250 plus two days’ free registration at the Faculty conference, one night at conference hotel, and standard advance rail travel within the UK. Two runners-up (awarded at judges’ discretion): two days’ free registration, one night at conference hotel, and standard advance rail travel.