Date of creation : 1986-01-01
Number of members : 714
Objectives and mission of the association
The Hellenic Psychiatric Association was founded in 1986 in Athens, following the dissolution of the pre-existing Hellenic Neurological and Psychiatric Association that was founded in 1936. Its purpose is the promotion of Psychiatry in Greece, the reinforcement of communication and collaboration among Greek psychiatrists and between them and colleagues from abroad, as well as with colleagues of other specialties, medical or otherwise that are related to Psychiatry.
Among the basic scopes of the Association are promotion of psychiatric clinical practice in Greece and of psychiatric prevention and promotion, advocating for the rights of psychiatric patients and promotion of psychiatric education, training and research in Greece.
President : Prof Dimitrios PLOUMPIDIS
Official Representative : Dr Christos Tsopelas
List of Board members :
President: Dimitris Ploumpidis
Vice-president: Vassilis Kontaxakis
General Secretary: Christos Tsopelas
Treasurer: Lillian Markaki
Consultants: Vassilis Bozikas