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EPA takes part in the EMA HCPWP!

Since 2020, the EPA is part of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) network of Eligible healthcare professionals’ organisations. In 2022, the EPA was accepted to take part in the EMA Healthcare Professionals’ Working Party (HCPWP) for the mandate 2022-2025. The HCPWP…

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Apply now for the EPA 2022 Summer School!


The EPA is happy to officially announce the opening of applications for the 11th EPA Summer School! After its first virtual edition last year, it now returns to being an in-person and will take place on 29 September – 2…

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Results of COVID-19 Survey with GAMIAN-Europe: Are mental health needs being met by services?

In 2021, GAMIAN-Europe and the European Psychiatric Association (EPA) distributed a survey to their respective networks of patients and healthcare professionals to evaluate whether mental health needs are being met during the Covid-19 pandemic. The survey was translated into 11…

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Get ready to join us at the EPA 2022 Virtual Congress

The final countdown has begun for the 30th European Congress of Psychiatry, taking place on 4-7 June 2022 as a fully virtual meeting! Guided by the motto “Linking Clinical Practice and Research for Better Mental Health Care in Europe“, EPA…

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A second webinar on women’s mental health

A second webinar on women's mental health

The Women’s Mental Health Section of the European Psychiatric Association invites all psychiatrists and psychiatric trainees across Europe to the second webinar series of CPD/CME events. The presentation will address the urgent and topical issue of providing psychiatric care to…

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Open consultation on the Shared European Brain Research Agenda

The EU-funded project European Brain Research Area (EBRA) has opened a consultation for the Shared European Brain Research Agenda (SEBRA). The development of the Shared European Brain Research Agenda was launched in December 2019 and is currently underway within the EBRA project,…

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EPA 2022 flips to fully virtual

The times that we are living in remain unpredictable. We want to continue to grow, learn, connect, and have the EPA community come together to share good practices as well as the latest developments in psychiatry. We, therefore, have decided…

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EPA Statement on the establishment of an “EPA Network of Solidarity for Ukraine”

On 7th March 2022 the European Psychiatric Association (EPA) established the “EPA Network of Solidarity for Ukraine”. During a Zoom teleconference, EPA member representatives from Ukraine and neighbouring countries developed a plan to support mental health professionals, and the lay…

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