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ANZAPPL conference, Singapore, 5-8 November

09 October 2019

The theme of this year’s conference is “Psychiatry, psychology and law: collaboration and challenges across the global south”.

Keynote speakers

Amita Dhanda is Professor of Law at National Academy of Legal Studies and Research, Hyderabad. She also heads the Centre for Legal Philosophy and Justice Education and the Centre for Disability Studies at the University.

Hinemoa Elder is a Fellow of the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and has been a consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist for more than 10 years.

Majeed Khader is a forensic psychologist by training, and Chief Psychologist at the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Director of the Home Team Behavioural Sciences Centre.

Mary O’Hagan was a key initiator of the psychiatric survivor movement in New Zealand in the late 1980s and was the first chairperson of the World Network of Users and Survivors of Psychiatry between 1991 and 1995.

Gregory Vijayendran SC is the President of the Law Society of Singapore

Established in the late 1970s, the Australian and New Zealand Association of Psychiatry, Psychology and Law (ANZAPPL) is committed to exploring the relationship between psychiatry, psychology and the law.

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Last updated on the 9th October 2019