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Welcome to the new EPA President, Prof. Peter Falkai

The EPA is pleased to announce that Prof. Peter Falkai is the new EPA president, as of 12 April 2021 and for a mandate of 2 years. Prof. Falkai has been working in the field of psychiatry for 30 years. He…

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Welcome to the newly Elected EPA Board Members!

The EPA is pleased to welcome its new members to the EPA Board: Livia De Picker – Belgium Lars Lien – Norway Jerzy Samochowiec – Poland Umberto Volpe – Italy Urs Würsch – Switzerland The duration of their mandate is 4 years,…

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EPA 2021 Summer School – Opening Applications!

The EPA is proud to announce the opening of applications for its 2021 Summer School! Held for the first time in a virtual format, it will address the topic of “Research in psychiatry”. The 10th edition of the Summer School will be organised online on 23 and…

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The EPA calls for prioritisation of people with mental disorders for Covid-19 vaccination

18 February 2021 — A survey by Europe’s main psychiatric and mental health patient organisations shows that only 4 out of 20 European countries prioritise COVID vaccinations for individuals with severe mental disorders (such as psychosis and mood problems), despite…

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EPA e-Learning: What’s Next?

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Now is your chance to actively contribute to the future of EPA online training! Whether you are an avid e-learning user, new to the online training world or simply curious, your input is important to us! We are always looking…

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A Message from EPA President, Philip Gorwood

EPA President Philip Gorwood 2019

Dear EPA Members, colleagues and friends, As I present my wishes for the new year to the whole EPA community, it is difficult to envisage 2021 without looking back at 2020. Who could have imagined the upheaval the pandemic has…

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EPA Pascal-Boyle Prize: Nominations are Officially Opened!

The European Psychiatric Association is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for “EPA Constance Pascal – Helen Boyle Prize of €10 000 for Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in Working to Improve Mental Health Care in Europe”. Named after…

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EPA 2020 is going virtual!

Official EPA communication: The EPA 2020 congress is going virtual! Updated 7 April 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged our model of face-to-face meetings as authorities have imposed travel restrictions and physical distancing which are increasingly stringent. To adapt to…

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EPA Resources for COVID-19

The EPA is deeply concerned by the current COVID-19 pandemic and its tremendous impact on the lives of people worldwide. There is a wide consensus that the COVID-19 pandemic not only affects physical health, but also mental health and well-being…

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Warning to the EPA community!

Fraudulent websites may pose as official EPA 2020 registration and hotel providers. Bookings contracted through these websites do not guarantee access to the congress or a confirmed hotel booking. Make sure you are using the official EPA 2020 registration and hotel booking system….

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