Election for BAP Officers and Council Members

The following vacancies will arise on BAP Council in July:

President Elect Professor Kevin Fone will become President.
Meetings Secretary Professor Mitul Mehta will retire from Council, having completed a 4 year term.
Council Member Dr Paul Stokes will retire from Council, having completed a 4 year term.
Council Member Professor Angela Roberts will retire from Council, having completed a 4 year term.

Voting will be online via the website only.

The 2020 Annual General Meeting will not take place at Imperial College London in July due to the cancellation of the Summer Meeting, but will instead be held electronically at 16:00 on Monday 20 July. Further details about this will be sent to Members soon.

The BAP aims to represent the interests of all psychopharmacologists. Council asks Members to bear this in mind when voting, to ensure a balance of expertise. Please refer to the BAP Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Statement

Council Nominees and Statements

Council Member Nominee Proposer Seconder Statement
Sameer Jauhar Professor Allan Young Professor David Baldwin Statement
Golam Khandaker Professor Peter Jones Professor Rachel Upthegrove Statement
Steven Marwaha Professor Rachel Upthegrove Dr Golam Khandakar Statement
Susannah Murphy Professor Liz Tunbridge Professor Philip Cowen Statement
Meetings Secretary Nominee Proposer Seconder Statement
James Stone Professor Allan Young Professor Mitul Mehta Statement

There were no other nominations for this post, therefore James Stone will be elected unopposed.

President Elect Nominee Proposer Seconder Statement
David Baldwin Professor Allan Young Professor Kevin Fone Statement

There were no other nominations for this post, therefore David Baldwin will be elected unopposed.

Current Officers and Council

Elected Officers

President: Allan Young

President Elect: Kevin Fone

Past President: Jo Neill

Honorary Treasurer: Michael Browning

Honorary General Secretary: Peter Talbot

Meetings Secretary: Mitul Mehta

Secretary for Clinical External Affairs: Michael Bloomfield

Secretary for Non-Clinical External Affairs: Sarah Bailey

Elected Council Members

POST 1: For re-election in 2021

POST 2: Dr Tom Freeman

POST 3: Professor Rachel Upthegrove

POST 4: Dr Oliver Robinson

POST 5: Dr Maddy King

POST 6: Dr Anthony Vernon

POST 7: Dr Paul Stokes

POST 8: Professor Angela Roberts