Events for launch week in the UK

Monday February 11th

Tuesday February 12th


Wednesday February 13th

    • 12:00 to 1:00 pm Good Reasons for Bad Feelings: Psychiatry’s Missing Evolutionary Foundation. Free public talk NEW LARGER VENUE: Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre, Wilkins Building, University College London. Free and open to the public.
    • 3:30 to 4:30 pm What Evolution Offers for Psychiatric Research and Practice. Department of Psychiatry at St Pancras Hospital. Interested clinicians from other sites can contact Julian.Summerfield@candi.nhs.uk or Natalie.Boateng@candi.nhs.uk to request directions and permission to attend.
    • 6:45 to 8:00 pm The New Science of Anxiety, Depression, and Addictive Behaviour, lecture sponsored by the How To Academy. Venue moved to a larger hall. 700 tickets sold. Book now for current details.

Thursday February 14th


Friday February 15th

    • 5:30 to 6:30 pm Can Evolution Explain Bad Feelings? A debate sponsored by the London Evolution and Research Network and the Royal College of Psychiatry Evolutionary Psychiatry Special Interest Group (EPSIG), Penguin Random House, and Clean Tech Challenge. MODERATOR: Carina Kern (UCL) HOST: Miranda Dyson (UCL) Speakers: Randolph Nesse (ASU), Helena Cronin (LSE), Simon Baron Cohen (University of Cambridge), Paul St. James Smith (NHS Consultant and EPSIG), and Riadh Abed (NHS Consultant and EPSIG). At Lecture Theatre 1, Park Side Campus, the London Business School.
    • 6:30 to 8:30 pm Wine reception provided by the London Evolution and Research Network.