6th World Congress on Mental Health and Deafness
Riddel Hall, Queen's University Belfast

16-19 September 2014
Pathways to Rights

Professor Roy McClelland

Emeritus Professor Roy McClelland, OBE, MD, PhD, FRCPsych is Emeritus Professor of Mental Health and Consultant Psychiatrist. He was Chairman of the Bamford Review, the most comprehensive review of mental health and learning disability services of its kind in these islands. It provides the Northern Ireland community with a road map for reform of services and introduces innovative proposals for legislative reform.  He subsequently chaired the Board of Experts appointed by the Minister to champion the Department’s response to the Bamford proposals and is a member of the Project Board overseeing the development new Mental Capacity legislation.Prof McClelland was awarded the Geneva Prize for Human Rights in Psychiatry in 2002. This prestigious International accolade was awarded for his work in protecting the rights of people with mental illness. Prof. Roy McClelland is presenting in Spoken Language.

Organising Committee

Brian Symington, MBE. President.

Dr. Ines Sleeboom-van Raaij.  Co-President/ESMHD President.

Dr. Margaret du Feu,  OBE. Chair of Scientific Committee.

Renata Sarmento. Manager.

Scientific Committee

Dr. Margaret du Feu, Ireland, Chair
Dr. Ines Sleeboom-van Raaij, The Netherlands
Dr. María Gascón-Ramos, UK
Dr. Tiejo van Gent, The Netherlands
Dr. Johannes Fellinger, Austria
Dr. Otilia Rodrigues, Australia
Ana García García, Spain
Dr. Cathy Chovaz, Canadá
Dr. Benito Estrada, México
Dr. Lauri Rush, USA
Dr. Robert Pollard, USA
Professor Marleen Jansen, The Netherlands
Dr. Maria Cecilia Moura, Brazil
Dr. Katherine Rogers, UK
Dr. Joanna Kobosko, Poland

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