The ISPC are tasked with selecting leaders in our field to present Plenary lectures at the CINP World Congress. These 45 minute lectures, highlighting cutting edge pre-clinical, clinical or translational research are presented by speakers recognised for their exceptional achievements in our field.
PLENARY LECTURE 1 Sunday 3rd July 2016 / 08:45-09:30 / Auditorium


The multifaceted aspects of the dopaminergic dysfunction in schizophrenia


Prof. Anissa Abi-Dargham 

Columbia University College of Medicine

PLENARY LECTURE 2 Sunday 3rd July 2016 / 16:45-17:30 / Auditorium

Computational Neuroscience

Computational neuropsychiatry and pharmacology


Dr Mitsuo Kawato 

ATR Computational Neuroscience Laboratories

PLENARY LECTURE 3 Monday 4th July 2016 / 08:45-09:30 / Auditorium

Research Domain Criteria (RDoC): Toward the future of drug discovery for CNS disorders


Dr. Bruce Cuthbert 

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

PLENARY LECTURE 4 Monday 4th July 2016 / 16:45-17:30/ Auditorium


Multimodal human brain imaging of the serotonergic transmitter system


Prof. Gitte Moos Knudsen

Copenhagen University Hospital

PLENARY LECTURE 5 Tuesday 5th July 2016 / 08:45-09:30 / Auditorium

Schizophrenia / Dopamine

Dopamine Neuron Regulation and its Implications for the Treatment and Prevention of Schizophrenia


Prof. Anthony Grace

University of Pittsburgh

PLENARY LECTURE 6 Tuesday 5th July 2016 / 16:45 - 17:30 / Auditorium

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Mapping Compulsivity: Cognitive Domains, Neural Circuitry And Treatment


Dr. Naomi Fineberg

Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust