Professor Malcolm Hopwood presents an Update on Bipolar Disorder at our Community Education Seminar on the 1st of August, 2017, at the Isaac Schweitzer Room, The Melbourne Clinic, 130 Church Street, Richmond. 7.00pm to 8.30pm

This is a free seminar for the public and professionals. We invite attendees to apply for membership of Mental Health Foundation Australia, which includes access to videos of our seminars.

Book for this seminar by contacting the Foundation on 1300 643 287

Professor Malcolm Hopwood graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1986 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), and gained his Fellowship of the RANZCP in 1994, along with a Masters of Psychological Medicine from Monash University. In 1997 he also completed a Doctor of Medicine (MD) from the University of Melbourne.

After working in the public health-care system for many years, he now holds the positions of Professor of Psychiatry with Ramsay Health Care at the University of Melbourne and Clinical Director, Professorial Psychiatry Unit at the Albert Road Clinic.

He has contributed to a number of committees, including the Victorian Department of Human Services Bushfire Psychosocial Recovery Evaluation Advisory Committee, the Victorian Psychosurgery Review Board, the Commonwealth Department of Veterans’ Affairs National Clinical Advisory Group and the Multidisciplinary Panel for the Revision of the Australian NHMRC Guidelines for Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. He is also Chairman of the Board of the Sumner Foundation, which provides advocacy, support and sector development for young people with acquired brain injuries living in nursing homes.