european psychiatric association

Gaining Experience Programme

Programme Objectives

  1. to offer Early Career Psychiatrists (ECPs) short (2-8 weeks) observership placements in various psychiatric institutions across Europe that will allow them to broaden their clinical and/or research and/or teaching skills and knowledge, and become familiar with different mental health systems in Europe;
  2. to improve mentoring and professional networks among experts and ECPs;
  3. to gather more ECPs under the EPA Early Career Psychiatrists Committee (ECPC) umbrella

Applications for the 2019-2020 Gaining Experience Programme are now closed. Due to the current Covid-19 developments and travel restrictions in place, the 2019-2020 EPA Gaining Experience Programme will be postponed to a later date. All applicants will be informed by email. For any questions please contact