Ask the Experts Sessions


Ask the Experts sessions will allow participants to meet in a small group with outstanding researchers and clinicians. The format is designed to facilitate informal discussions, allowing participants to present their questions and gain new perspectives. Sessions will take place at round tables and be limited to a small number of participants with advanced sign up required. 

Registration for the Ask the Experts sessions will be at the Registration Desk. Registration is on a first come, first served basis. 

SUNDAY, 7 APRIL                                       15:00 - 16:30

​Table 1

​ADHD: a Diagnostic Challenge
Esther Sobanski, Germany

​Table 2

​Psychiatry as a System Neuroscience
Peter Falkai, Germany

​Table 3

​​Psychiatry and Cultural Challenges
Dinesh Bhugra, United Kingdom

​Table 4

​Understanding PTSD

Joseph Zohar, Israel

​Table 5

​The "Immune Gate" and Psychopathology

Agata Szulc, Poland

Piotr GałeckiPoland

​Table 6

​Psychiatry and Sexuality

Ewa Bieber, USA

​Table 7

​How to Work Effectively in Intercultural Care

Saeed Farooq, United Kingdom


MONDAY, 8 APRIL                                       10:00 - 11:30

Table 1

Psychiatry and Global Threats
Meryam Schouler-Ocak, Germany

​Table 2

Psychiatry Genetics
Ole Andreassen, Norway

​Table 3

Functional Recovery in Mood Disorders
Roger McIntyre, Canada

​Table 4

ICD-11: Behind the Scene
Wolfgang Gaebel, Germany

​Table 5

Evidence-Based Mental Health
Andrea Cipriani, United Kingdom

​Table 6

Metabolic Monitoring in Psychiatry
Marc De Hert, Germany


MONDAY, 8 APRIL                                       17:00 - 18:30

​Table 1

Mental Health Disabilities and Respect fo "Will and Preferences"
George Szmukler, United Kingdom

​Table 2

Cultural Mobility and Psychiatry Training
Mariana Pinto da Costa, Portugal

​Table 3

Anhedonia and Negative Symptoms
Gregory P. Strauss, USA

​Table 4

Cannabis and the Brain
Janna Cousijn, The Netherlands

​Table 5

European Psychiatry: from the Editor's Desk
Andrea Fiorillo, Italy

​Table 6

Theory of Mind and Mentalisation
Katja Koelkebeck, Germany

​Table 7

​Addiction and Related Co-Morbidity
Geert Dom, Belgium



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