Twilight Series: “The Brain, Blues and Burnout- The Biology of Depression”



Date/Time
Date(s) - 14/04/2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
TressCox Lawyers

Categories


Proudly hosted by Norton Rose Fulbright”

Welcome to the Women Lawyers Network, a thriving community of practical resources, mentoring, coaching, networking opportunities and transformative ideas. In April, the WLN hosts its second “Workshops over Wine” event with Dr Kathryn Lovric, Psychiatrist.

Join Dr Lovric as she examines the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in lawyers, the causes of depression, identification and management of depression.

Dr Lovric is a Psychiatrist who has a clinical and medicolegal practice in the Sydney CBD. She has a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery Degree with First Class Honours from the University of New South Wales and completed her training in Psychiatry with the Eastern Area Health Service at The Prince of Wales Hospital.

She was twice awarded the prestigious NSW Institute of Psychiatry Research Fellowship to explore her interest in the biochemical basis of depression.  She had an academic appointment with the School of Psychiatry at the University of New South Wales and was also a Visiting Scientist at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research. She worked in the Mood Disorders Unit at The Prince of Wales Hospital, where she chaired the Drug Committee of the Department of Psychiatry.

Dr Lovric has been involved in a number of publications relating to Mood Disorders and has lectured widely on that topic. She has a special interest in the assessment and management of treatment-resistant Depression.

Prior to studying Medicine, Dr Lovric completed a Bachelor of Arts (Music) Degree at Sydney University and the NSW Conservatorium of Music and was a concert pianist and teacher.

The Women Lawyers Network is an initiative of the Women Lawyers Association of NSW. The Twilight Series is proudly sponsored by Norton Rose Fulbright Australia who have arranged a beautiful venue, wine, cheese platters and nibbles to set the ideal atmosphere. Tickets are free to our valued members and just $20+bf for their guests, but hurry – tickets are limited. Click here to register.

Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
225 George St
Level 18, Grosvenor Place
SydneyNSW 2000

 

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