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The BAP is a learned society and registered charity. It promotes research and education in psychopharmacology and related areas, and brings together people in academia, health services, and industry. Formed in 1974, it is the largest such national association in Europe, and the second largest in the world.

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Member Activities

Ciara McCabe
Food On The Brain - The Times Cheltenham Science Festival

Phil Burnet and Ciara McCabe explore whether what we eat matters more than we think.
4th June 2014

Barbara Sahakian
Reddit AMA: From lost memories to brain drugs, a leading neuroscientist answered your questions

Barbara Sahakian answered questions from the public in a Q and A organised by The Conversation on Reddit
29th May 2014

Liz Tunbridge
Hay Festival - The Next Big Thing sponsored by the Royal Society

Liz Tunbridge discussed her research in front of a packed house at the Hay Festival.
29th May 2014

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Psychopharmacology News

Food on the Brain at Cheltenham Science Festival published June 2014
by Liz Tunbridge, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford

SOBP 2014: Hypothesis-driven science in the era of big data published June 2014
by Liz Tunbridge, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford

Oxytocin: opening a window to the neural substrate of social behaviour published May 2014
by Dr Yannis Paloyelis, Department of Neuroimaging, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London

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Psychopharmacology is the study of drugs that affect mood, behaviour and cognition. It aims to develop our understanding of the actions and effects of such drugs, which may include treatments for psychiatric disorders as well as substances that can be abused.

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  1. BAP Summer Meeting 2014 - Tuesday Digest by Claire Mokrysz
    on 23rd July 2014

    Claire Mokrysz attended a session on cannabinoids, and reports on Tuesday’s poster session.

  2. BAP Summer Meeting 2014 - Monday Digest by Meg Fluharty
    on 22nd July 2014

    Meg's report on the symposium on ADHD and obesity, and the Plenary Mental Health Session

  3. BAP Summer Meeting 2014 - Monday Digest by Claire Mokrysz
    on 22nd July 2014

    Claire's report on Monday’s poster session, and David Nutt’s fascinating guest lecture “40 years of BAP – a lifetime of psychopharmacology”

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