Welcome to OPSYRIS 2022!

‘From research to clinical practice’

This year’s hybrid meeting in Durham on September 23rd is available for both in-person and virtual attendance. The programme will include both oral and poster presentations, as well as invited talks and round table discussions. We will also be awarding an outstanding early career researcher or clinician with the OPSYRIS Rising Star prize, so please encourage people to apply.

Our keynote speakers will provide valuable information that can be applied within your day-to-day clinical practice.

Confirmed speakers:

Dr Eugene Tang – NIHR Clinical Lecturer in General Practice, Newcastle University
“Cognition Post-Stroke: A Primary Care Perspective”


Dr Eirini Kontou – HEE NIHR ICA Clinical Lecturer, University of Nottingham
“Psychological care: how to deliver in practice and why it matters for stroke recovery”


Prof Roshan das Nair – Professor of Clinical Psychology & Neuropsychology, University of Nottingham
“Neuropsychological rehabilitation: Learning across the boundaries of stroke, multiple sclerosis, and traumatic brain injury research”

Richard Francis – Head of Research at Stroke Association, UK
Information session and Q&A on the Stroke Association’s funding scheme


Abstract submission now open:


Deadline for abstract submission is 30th June, 2022