european psychiatric association

Using telepsychiatry in your everyday practice !

Did you know that telepsychiatry has been used since the 1970s? Are you familiar with all its legal and administrative aspects? Prof. Umberto Volpe and Prof. Donald Hilty have teamed up with experts in the field to create the EPA…

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Early Bird Registrations are open!

Early bird registrations are now open for the 32nd European Congress of Psychiatry! Join us for an exceptional event at the #EPA2024 Congress on 6-9 April 2024 in Budapest, Hungary. Click here to register early and save!

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2023-2024 Gaining Experience Programme: Congratulations to the winners!

The EPA warmly congratulates the 10 early career psychiatrists selected to participate in the 2023-2024 edition of the Gaining Experience Programme! Participants will have the opportunity to undertake observerships in various psychiatric institutions across Europe, allowing them to broaden their clinical,…

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EPA celebrates its 40th Anniversary!

On 6 December 2023, the EPA celebrates its 40th Anniversary! Since its establishment in 1983, the EPA has been working towards the improvement of care for people with mental disorders as well as the development of professional excellence for psychiatrists….

EPA Statement: Conflict in Israel, Gaza and beyond

Strasbourg and Brussels, 20 October 2023 The European Psychiatric Association (EPA) notes with utmost concern, the shocking events of the morning of Saturday 7 October 2023, and the ensuing violence and turmoil affecting very many people. The EPA is a…

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2023 EPA Summer School

Congratulations to our 2023 EPA Summer School scholars! Thank you for joining us in Strasbourg last week and for making this 12th edition such a successful event! More on the Summer School at

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EPA 2024 Research Prizes & Scholarships: Applications are open!

RESEARCH PRIZES (Deadline for application: 23 October 2023) The EPA will award Research Prizes of €2000 each to 5 Early Career Psychiatrists working in the WHO Europe region, who have published the best scientific papers in 2023. From clinical psychopathology to child psychiatry, candidates have…


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…

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We are delighted to announce that Abstract submissions for e-Posters and Oral communications for EPA 2024 are now open. To be considered for presentation at EPA2024, it is essential to submit your abstract before 20 September 2023, 23:59 CEST. To ensure a…

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EIWH-EPA Webinar on “The Interplay of Gender and Mental Health: A Global Health Issue” – 12 September

The EPA and the European Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) organised a joint Webinar on “The Interplay of Gender and Mental Health: A Global Health Issue“. During the Webinar that took place on 12 September from 10:00 to 11:30 CEST,…

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