AAT Medical to organize lecture series

25 February, 2016

AAT Medical will be organizing a series of lectures for researchers, medical professionals and the public. The lectures will cover topics such as neurofeedback, depression, epilepsy and autism, among others.

The first lecture will be given by Dr Mark Agius, visiting research associate in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge, UK, on Monday, March 21, 2016 from 4pm to 5pm.

Dr Agius will be talking about the latest research on depression.

Dr Agius received his MD from the University of Malta in 1976. Currently, he is secretary and Senior Research Fellow at the Bedfordshire Centre for Mental Health Research and a Visiting Research Associate in The Department of Psychiatry University of Cambridge. His interests include mental health services management, primary and secondary care interface, early intervention in psychosis, bipolar disorder, unipolar depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and obsessive compulsive disorder.

“There is a wealth of research in the fields of autism, depression and neuroscience that merits discussion in a public forum. The aim of these lectures is to bring researchers, medical professionals and those with an interest in the subject together in public forum,” Dr Adrian Attard Trevisan, Founder, AAT Medical, explained.

“In the coming months we will be inviting guests lecturers, both local and international, to discuss and introduce their latest research and findings to their peers and the public,” Dr Attard Trevisan added.

The lectures will be held at AAT Medical’s offices in the Malta Life Sciences Park, San Gwann.

Due to limited seating, those interested in attending are to email Diane Schembri – diane.schembri@aatresearch.org. Attendance is free.