Confirmed speakers

Keynote speakers confirmed for Cambridge 2020:
Professor Sir Michael Marmot

Prof. Sir Michael Marmot

UCL, UK

Professor of Epidemiology at University College London, and President of the World Medical Association. He is the author of The Health Gap: the challenge of an unequal world and Status Syndrome: how your place on the social gradient directly affects your health

Professor Ann John

Prof. Ann John

Swansea University, UK

Professor of Public Health and Psychiatry at Swansea University & Consultant in Public Health Medicine, Public Health Wales. Research focus on suicide and self-harm prevention and children and young people’s mental health.

Professor Peter Jones

Prof. Peter B. Jones

University of Cambridge, UK

Professor of Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry & Deputy Head, School of Clinical Medicine at the University of Cambridge. His interests are in the epidemiology of mental illness, particularly early life determinants, and in evaluation of effective interventions at the individual and system level.

Prof. Inez Myin-Germeys

Prof. Inez Myin-Germeys

KU Leuven, Belgium

Prof Myin-Germeys is a psychologist & professor of Contextual Psychiatry. She is the head of the Center for Contextual Psychiatry (CCP), which she founded in 2015, and a world-renowned expert in the field of Experience Sampling Methodology and mobile Health (mHealth) in relation to psychopathology, and more specifically psychosis.

Professor Ian Colman

Prof. Ian Colman

University of Ottawa, Canada

Prof Colman is the Canada Research Chair in Mental Health Epidemiology, and President of the Canadian Academy of Psychiatric Epidemiology. He directs the Applied Psychiatric Epidemiology Across the Life course (APEAL) Lab, investigating the longitudinal & life-course epidemiology of depression, anxiety and suicide.

What to expect from Cambridge 2020!

Our 20th biennial congress of the EPA Section of Epidemiology & Social Psychiatry is on the theme "Towards a perfect vision for public mental health". Here's what to expect when you attend:

Renowned keynote speakers

We are delighted to welcome several internationally renowned researchers to share their vision of perfect public mental health in the 21st Century

High Quality Research

We'll showcase the very best psychiatric epidemiology & social psychiatry research being conducted across Europe

Peer networking

Opportunities to connect with colleagues from Europe & beyond working in psychiatric epidemiology & social psychiatry

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Local Organising Committee

Meet the local organsing committee for Cambridge 2020
James Kirkbride

James Kirkbride

Chair, LOC

James is the chair of the Local Organising Committee & looks forward to welcoming you to his home city of Cambridge

Jennifer Dykxhoorn

Jennifer Dykxhoorn

Program coordinator

Jen is the Progam Coordinator for the Local Organising Committee, and has a background in psychiatric epidemiology, public mental health & policy

Christina Blanner Kristiansen

Christina Blanner Kristiansen

Marketing & communications

Christina is the EPA Section general secretary and marketing & communications lead for the 2020 congress

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Congress location

West Road Concert Hall, 11 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP, UK

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Congress date

10-12 September, 2020

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