Another one for the diaries: http://www.uksbm.org.uk/liverpool-2017-annual-scientific-meeting/ 13th UKSBM Annual Scientific Meeting: Working together for healthy living: Multidisciplinary behavioural medicine Wednesday 13th December 2017 – Thursday 14th December 2017 at Hilton Liverpool The Society invites all behavioural and public health researchers, clinical practitioners, epidemiologists, health and clinical psychologists, medical sociologists, health economists, nurses, pharmacists and all other colleagues interested in the field of behavioural medicine to participate in this two day meeting. Confirmed keynote speakers: - Prof Zubin Austin (University of Toronto) - Chris Boardman, MBE in conversation with Prof Greg Whyte (Liverpool John Moores University) - Prof Trudie Chalder (University College London) - Sir Muir Gray, CBE (University of Oxford) " Professor Trudie Chalder Trudie Chalder is Professor of Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy at King’s College London. She has worked as a clinician and a researcher in the area of long term conditions and medically unexplained symptoms for about 30 years. She develops specific cognitive behavioural models for understanding and treating these conditions and evaluates the approaches within the context of randomised controlled trials in primary and secondary care. Her research involves investigating not only whether treatment works in the context of gold standard randomised controlled trials but how and for whom it works. Her work spans adolescents and adults. Trudie has published approximately 200 articles. She was the President of the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy and is an Editor of the Journal of Mental Health."