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RCPsych: Supported and Valued


  • Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel Manchester (map)

DAUK will be attending a 2 day conference organised by the Psychiatric Trainees Committee of the Royal Colleges of Psychiatrists. DAUK Editor Dr Natalie Ashburner has been helping to organise what promises to be a thought provoking event.

Dr Jenny Vaughan , DAUK Law and Policy Officer, will be participating in a session alongside Professor Colin Melville, Director of Education and Standards, and Dr Arun Chidambaram, Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist entitled “When things go wrong”. Jenny will be giving a talk entitled “the case for a just culture in the healthcare” following Professor Melville’s talk entitled “The GMC’s perspective on a just culture”.

Professor Simon Wessely will also be speaking on what he has learned from being a psychiatrist.

The full programme can be found here and you can read more about the trainee lead campaign Supported and Valued here.