MT15 Loebel Lectures & Workshop


3, 4 and 5 November 2015, 6-8pm (booking required)

Series Title: The theoretical challenge of modern psychiatry: no easy cure

Steve Hyman

Speaker:  Steven E. Hyman, M.D. is director of the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard as well as Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology....[more

Venue: Grove Auditorium, Magdalen College, Longwall Street*, Oxford OX1 4AU (*please note the auditorium can only be accessed via the Longwall Street entrance)..

All are welcome to attend these public lectures, but booking is required.  Please book online at and bring your booking confirmation to the event.  

Titles, abstracts and booking details here.  


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5 November 2015, 9.30am-5pm

We are pleased to announce details of a one-day event to complement our forthcoming Loebel Lectures. The aim of the workshop is to provide commentaries and discussion of the themes of Professor Steven Hyman's Loebel Lectures, 'The theoretical challenge of modern psychiatry: no easy cure', which will take place on the evenings of 3, 4 and 5 November 2015.

Registration: Both the lectures and the workshop are free to attend, but numbers are limited. Please book online at

Funding and organisation: The workshop is organised by The Oxford Loebel Lectures and Research Programme (OLLRP), with kind support from our sponsors, the Society for Applied Philosophy and the Oxford Martin School.

Venue: Oxford Martin School, Seminar Room 1, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BD


09.30-10.00 Arrival and Registration
10.00-10.45 Barbara Sahakian
10.45-11.00 COFFEE BREAK
11.00-11.45 Tim Thornton
11.45-12.30 Liz Meins
12.30-14.00 LUNCH (a sandwich lunch will be provided)
14.00-14.45 Derek Bolton
14.45-15.30 Sanneke De Haan
15.30-15.45 COFFEE BREAK
15.45-16.30 Jonathan Glover
16.30-17.00 Open Q&A with Hyman


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