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EPA 2024 Congress

The EPA 2024 Congress will take place on 6-9 April 2024 in Budapest, Hungary, under the motto: “Mental Health: Open and Inclusive!“.

Budapest, the capital city of Hungary is one of the most beautiful and cultured cities in Europe. The city is famous for its stunning architecture, thermal baths, and rich history. Budapest is bisected by the Danube River, with the hilly Buda district on one side and the flat Pest district on the other.

Don’t miss the opportunity to meet leading experts in mental health care. Find all information and latest updates on the 2024 Congress website.

Scientific Programme

The Congress will bring together expert clinical psychiatrists, researchers and key opinion leaders who will discuss hot topics and latest advances in the field of mental health.

The EPA will also propose a dedicated programme tailored to the needs of Early Career Psychiatrists, including symposia and workshops centred on topics relevant to young psychiatrists.

The European Congress of Psychiatry will serve the educational mission of the EPA by providing high-quality education courses, covering all aspects of psychiatry.

Abstract Submissions Extended Deadline!

We are happy to announce that the deadline for Abstract submissions has been extended to 29 September 2023, 23:59, CEST.

To be considered for presentation at EPA2024, please submit your abstract before 29 September 2023, 23:59 CEST. To ensure a fair and smooth review process, Abstracts submitted via e-mail will not be accepted. Therefore, it is essential to adhere to the provided guidelines and use the online submission system to ensure a successful Abstract submission.

Abstracts may be submitted for Oral Communication Session, e-Poster Presentation or e-Poster Viewing. The Scientific Programme Committee will determine whether the abstract will be accepted for presentation, with consideration given to the author’s preference.

Accepted authors will be notified of the decision by January 2024.

Session proposal submission

The submission platform is now closed. Thank you to all submitters for your contribution.

Do you want to help shape a better future for mental health professionals and patients?

The EPA 2024 Scientific Programme Committee is pleased to receive all session proposals for EPA courses, workshops, and symposia to be included in the EPA 2024 Scientific Programme.  Submissions are welcome until 31 May 2023, 23:59 CEST.

Information and contact

Find all information and latest updates on the 2024 Congress website.