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Upcoming Events

Date EVENT Location description
2017.04.01-04 25th European Congress of Psychiatry

EPA2017_250x2502The 25th European Congress of Psychiatry is organised by the European Psychiatric Association (EPA), and will take place in Florence, Italy, on 1-4 April 2017. The theme of the Congress will be “Together for Mental Health”. A special focus of the Congress will be the dialogue between neurosciences and social sciences, overcoming the traditional separation between the domains of biology and human relationships. The Congress will bring together expert clinicians, researchers and leaders of stakeholder organisations in the field of mental health, offering an outstanding set of Plenary and State of the Art Lectures, Educational Courses, Symposia, Workshops and sessions designed for early career psychiatrists.

For more information please visit the EPA 2017 Florence website.

2017.04.05-07 Psychopathology and Clinical Practice Course Florence

Loc VERONA 08This year the EPA Section on Philosophy and Psychiatry proposes a course on phenomenological psychopathology entitled “Psychopathology & Clinical Practice”. The course is held from 5 to 7 April in Florence, Italy and it addresses manic-depressive disorders, schizophrenia and borderline personality disorders. The aim is to provide a course on psychopathology in clinical practice. The course is aimed at European Early Career Psychiatrists, and is co-organised by the section on Philosophy and Psychiatry of EPA. It is led by experts in the field, and given the target audience and the organiser.

For more information about applications, registration fees please see the event’s brochure or see the website (in italian).

2017.09.14-16 6th European Conference on Schizophrenia Research (ECSR)

ECSR_2017 BannerThe European Conference on Schizophrenia Research (ECSR) will take place in Berlin from September 14th to 16th under the patronage of EPA. It is a biennial thematic conference organized by the European Scientific Association on Schizophrenia and other Psychoses (ESAS) in cooperation with the World Psychiatric Association’s section on schizophrenia, the Asian College of Schizophrenia Research (ACSR) as well as the German Association for Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics (DGPPN). The scientific programme will deal with recent developments in schizophrenia research as well as with challenges in clinical settings. It comprises symposia, debates, workshops, oral presentations, and posters on basic and translational topics as well as on a broad range of clinical issues relevant to improve treatment and care. Each conference day will be highlighted by plenary lectures of distinguished experts in the field. The ECSR 2017 will be held under the motto “Advancing Research – Promoting Recovery”.

The conference will be an ideal forum to present own research and socialize with colleagues. Active contribution of (basic, clinical, health service) researchers, clinicians and therapists to the scientific programme is most welcome. The deadline to submit proposals for symposia will be 16 January 2017.  Abstracts for oral and poster presentations will be accepted until 10 April 2017.

For more information please visit the event’s official website.


2017.10.26-27 2nd European Meeting on Women’s Mental Health

2nd Women MH meeting 2017_bannerWe are pleased to present the II European Meeting on Women’s Mental Health to be held in Barcelona on 26 and 27 October 2017, organised by the Catalan Research Workgroup on Women’s Mental Health. The main goal is to update the knowledge about several issues related to the topic of women, gender and psychosis. The speakers participating in the Congress are well known European experts in this area, from several disciplines as psychiatry, psychology and endocrinology. The meeting will be composed by:

  • - Three plenary lectures concerning gender differences in several aspects. 
  • - Four Symposiums. Proposals for Symposium are welcomed. 

The Scientific Committee encourages you to participate and submit proposals for symposium, oral communications or poster, in order to share knowledge on the research carried on by the different teams that are currently working in the topic of psychosis and gender.

Form more information, complete programme or registration please see the official website.