The Role of ECT in Modern Psychiatric Care

The Role of ECT in Modern Psychiatric Care

Wednesday 22 May 2024, at 11:30

Radisson Blu Latvija Hotel, Riga, Elizabetes iela 55, Centra rajons, Riga

Welcome to NACT 2024

18th Nordic Experience Meeting


Wednesday, May 22

11.30-12.30 Lunch and Registration

12.30-13.00 Performing ECT at a Hight-Quality Level Is a Team Effort - NACT Board

13.00-13.30 Pre-ECT Evaluation - Sara Medved

13.30-14.00 Harmonizing Clinical Documentation of Electroconvulsive Therapy -
                    Kara Hannigan

14.00-14.30 Leg Stretching

14.30-15.00 Architecture of an ECT Suit - Lauri Virtanen

15.00-15.30 Panel Discussion

15.30-16.00 Coffee Break

16.00-16.45 Role of Electroconvulsive Therapy in Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia in
                    Forensic Psychiatry - Peter Rosenquist

16.45-17.30 The Impact of Borderline Personality traits on Treatment Outcomes of ECT -
                    Pascal Sienaert

17.30-18.00 Panel Discussion

19.00 - Dinner

Thursday, May 23

09.00-09.45 Does Ketamine Improve ECT? - Alexander Sartorius

09.45-10.15 ECT vs. Ketamine in Difficult to Treat Depression - Pouya Movahed

10.15-10.45 Coffee Break

10.45-11.30 Accelerated rTMS to Alleviate Refractory Depression - Eleanor Cole

11.30-12.00 Panel Discussion

12.00-13.00 Lunch

13.00-13.45 Seeking Biomarkers for Electroconvulsive Therapy in Depression -
                    Miriam Zangani Jaer

13.45-14.30 The Use of Biomarkers in TMS: From Treatment Guidance to Outcome and
                    Vice Versa - Jean-Marie Batail.

14.30-15.00 Panel Discussion

15.00-17.00 Poster Session & Workshops

17.00-18.00 NACT Annual Meeting

19.30 - Gala Dinner

Friday, May 24

09.00-09.45 Efficacy and Safety of Electroconvulsive Therapy in Patients with Deep Brain
                    Stimulation - Anne Sauvaget

09.45-10.30 Anorexia nevrosa with Comorbid Severe Depression - Adrian Desai Boström

10.30-11.00 Coffee Break

11.00-11.45 The Role of ECT in Maximum Security Forensic Psychiatry - Sara Sloth Madsen

11.45-12.30 Modernization of Latvia with ECT – Raivis Logins

12.30 - Concluding Remarks & Lunch


Have a safe journey home!



Booking type Price Quantity Price / Quantity

1090.00 EUR

150.00 EUR

990.00 EUR

Price is for one person. Double room can only be booked for two persons.

150.00 EUR