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First meeting of the Mental Health Workforces’ group

What if European associations working on mental health gathered together to discuss how best to collaborate to improve the quality of mental health care in the EU? That’s what happened on 10 January, what a good way to start 2020! Under…

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Women’s Health Information Day at the European Parliament

In the run-up to the 2019 European Parliament elections, the European Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) officially launched its EU Manifesto for Women’s Health in the European Parliament on 10 October 2018. The Manifesto lays out ways in which Europe can do…

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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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It’s a wrap!

Filming has just been completed for the next EPA online course, coming soon in spring 2020 … Stay tuned for more information about the course content, registration, and all of the upcoming additions to the EPA e-Learning Platform. Don’t forget:…

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Apply now for the EPA Gaining Experience Programme!

Calling all young psychiatrists! The EPA Gaining Experience Programme offers early career psychiatrists short observerships (2-8 weeks) in various psychiatric institutions across Europe, allowing them to broaden their clinical, research and teaching knowledge, and become familiar with different mental health systems in Europe….

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Extended deadline for the EPA 2020 Research Prizes!

Do not miss the final chance to apply for the 2020 EPA Research Prizes: The application deadline has been extended to 28 October! Check the eligibility criteria and apply now. The EPA will award Research Prizes of €2000 each to early career psychiatrists working…

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EPA Statement for World Mental Health Day

European Psychiatric Association World Mental Health Day

On the occasion of today’s #WorldMentalHealthDay, the EPA and its National Psychiatric Associations (NPAs) join the WHO “40 Seconds of Action” campaign to increase awareness of the tremendous impact of suicide as a global public health problem and exchange knowledge…

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Record-breaking abstract submission for EPA Madrid 2020!

EPA 2020 Madrid Congress

Thanks to over 2400 abstract submitters during the regular submission period, EPA Madrid 2020 is already a record-breaking congress! Join us in Madrid, Spain, from 28 to 31 March 2020 for the 28th European Congress of Psychiatry, and be a part…

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Apply now for the EPA 2020 Prizes and Awards

Calling all eligible early career psychiatrists: the application process for the 2020 Research Prizes and Scholarship Programme is now open! RESEARCH PRIZES The EPA will award Research Prizes of €2000 each to early career psychiatrists working in the WHO Europe region, who have…

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Working together to lead the EPA to further growth

EPA President Philip Gorwood 2019

The past four months have seen intense activity of the EPA Board, Committees, NPAs, Sections and Members; and in parallel of the EPA staff from Strasbourg and Brussels offices. Building on the many successes of past presidents, we made significant progress towards achieving…

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