Belgian College of Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry 

National Day on ‘Forensic Psychiatry’

National Day: 

  Forensic Psychiatry: biological aspects


Académie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Espace Baudouin
Palais des Académies, Rue Ducale 1, 1000 Bruxelles

9:00      Welcome, Prof. B. Sabbe, President of BCNBP

Chairman: morning session:
Prof. K. Goethals, Antwerp University Hospital & University of Antwerp, BE

 9.15   Neural correlates of conduct disorders and aggression, Dr. S. de Brito, School of Psychology, University of Birmingham, UK

10.00    Circuits regulating pleasure and happiness: focus on forensic psychiatry, Prof. A. Loonen, University of Groningen, NL

10.45    Pause

11.15    Forensic psychiatric indications for antidepressants, antipsychotics and mood stabilizers, Prof. R.J. Verkes, Radboud University of Nijmegen, NL

12:00    Pharmacotherapy of forensic psychiatric patients with a substance-related disorder, Prof. F. Matthys, Free University of Brussels, BE

12:45    Lunch

Chairman: afternoon session:
Prof. M. Desseilles, University of Namur, BE

13:45   Pharmacotherapy of patients with paraphilic disorders and/or sex offenders, Prof. F. Thibaut, University Hospital Cochin, Fac of Medicine Paris Descartes, FR

14:30 Casuistry

  • Dr. P. Oswald & Dr. M. Laoufi, Centre Régional de soins Psychiatriques Les Marronniers, Tournai, BE
  • Dr. G. Goktas, Forensic Psychiatric Centre Ghent, BE
  • Prof. K. Goethals


  • Registration:
  • Registration fee: BCNBP members: free; BCNBP non-members: 95 euro; Trainees: 45 euro
  • Payment by bank transfer (IBAN: BE40 2900 1349 6963) with communication: 8.12.2017 + name’
  • Accreditation Ethics & Economics has been requested                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Sponsored by: Janssen-Cilag NV, Teva

Event Properties

Event Date 08-12-2017
Event End Date 08-12-2017
Palais des Académies
Rue Ducale 1,
Palais des Académies
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