• 53,373+ CME Conference Registrations Sold
  • 160,118+ Medical Conferences
  • 285 Specialties
  • 11,567 Organizers
  • 157,971 Speakers
  • 159 Countries
  • 4,824 Cities
Home  >  Speakers  >  Yasir Abbasi

Yasir Abbasi

    MBBS, MRCPysch
Director, Consultant | Liverpool, England    United Kingdom
Psychiatry
Psychiatry, General Adult Psychiatry,...More
Spoken at 1 event

Biography :

Dr. Yasir Abbasi is recognised by the General Medical Council as a dual specialist in General Adult and Substance Misuse Psychiatry. He has trained in a variety of settings which include acute inpatient wards, community based teams and secure forensic units. His academic qualifications include a Post Graduate Diploma (PG Dip) in Clinical Psychiatry from the University of Nottingham and a Post Graduate Certificate in Health Research (PG Cert) from the University of Leeds. After passing his exams he became a member of The Royal College of Psychiatrists (MRCPsych), London in 2007.

Currently, Dr. Abbasi holds a consultant post in the National Health Service (NHS) in Addictions psychiatry at Mersey Care NHS Trust. Dr Abbasi has considerable expertise in treating moderate to severe mental illnesses and addictions; including alcohol, opiates (heroin), cocaine, club drugs, prescription medication and stimulant dependence. He has had training in Motivational Interviewing (MI) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) as well. He was a member of the Addictions to Medicine Task Force at Public Health England set up at the Yorkshire and Humber region and was also the winner of the “Doctor of the Year” award at Leeds for setting up a pilot prescription drug addiction clinic in 2013.
Dr Abbasi is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at University of Liverpool and in addition to teaching medical students, junior doctors & nurses, he has published widely ranging from peer reviewed journals to BMA newsletters and daily newspapers. His current research interests are dependence on prescribed medications and also dual diagnosis.

**********************
*** *** *** ****
   
For speaker's contact information - Contact us

Specialties

Psychiatry

Interested Topics

Psychiatry, General Adult Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, Pain Medicine, Mental Health, Psychotherapy

State Licenses

This section has yet to be updated by the speaker.

Board Certifications

This section has yet to be updated by the speaker.

Professional Association

This section has yet to be updated by the speaker.

Languages

English

Conference Session Materials

The conference session material has yet to be added by the speaker.
X

Send Message

Convert
Live to Virtual Conference

Market your online event to Million plus Healthcare professionals.