Guest lecture "THE USES AND MISUSES OF PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSIS"

Allen Frances MD
Professor Emeritus and former Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, USA, and Chair, DSM IV Task Force
Wednesday 7/3/2012, 11.00 - 13.00
Auditorium Psychiatric clinic, Sandviken

Professor Allen Frances will give a guest lecture on topics related to diagnoses and diagnostic system in psychiatry, focusing on the work on the new DSM 5 manual. Professor Frances led the work on the previous DSM IV manual and has been central in the discussion about new diagnoses. Allen Frances is visiting Norway and Denmark in March with a series of lectures and the first will be held in Bergen on 7th March.
All are welcome!


Gjesteforelesning "THE USES AND MISUSES OF PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSIS"

Allen Frances MD
Professor Emeritus and former Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University, USA, and Chair, DSM IV Task Force
Onsdag 7/3/2012 kl. 11.00 - 13.00
Auditoriet Psykiatrisk klinikk, Sandviken

Professor Allen Frances holder gjesteforelesning over tema knyttet til diagnoser og diagnosesystem innenfor psykiatrien, med fokus på arbeidet med den nye DSM 5 manualen. Professor Frances ledet arbeidet med den forrige DSM IV manualen og har vært sentral i diskusjonen omkring nye diagnoser. Allen Frances besøker Norge og Danmark i mars med en serie forelesninger og den første holdes i Bergen den 7/3.
Alle hjertelig velkomne,

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