Psychiatric Update The Malta College of Family Doctors in conjunction with the University's Continuing Medical Education Committee, The Association of Maltese Psychiatrists and the National Commission for Mental Health will shortly be organising its Autumn Continuing Professional Development Meeting which is to focus on Mental Health. This is to be held between 3 and 5 October 2001 at 8.30 pm in the Conference Hall, Medical School, G'Mangia, sponsored by V J Salomone (Trading) Ltd. In the course of the meeting,The Confused Patient and The Anxious Patient will be discussed by Dr Anton Grech and Dr Peter Muscat respectively while Dr Joseph Cassar will lecture on Optimising Treatment Modalities. All three speakers are qualified Psychiatrists. The Malta College of Family Doctors will accredit participation. Medical practitioners and senior medical students are cordially invited. The full programme may be accessed from the College's website at

20 September, 2001