european psychiatric association

Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry

Section committee

PREISIG Martin , Chair
MYKLETUN Arnstein, Co-Chair
STRIPPOLI Marie-pierre, Secretary
KIRKBRIDE James, Councillor
SONESON Emma, First Other Councillor

Section mission

This Section's mission is to:

Promote research on psychiatric epidemiology, social psychiatry and health service research.  

Section objectives

  1. To promote, initiate and perform research in the areas of psychiatric epidemiology and social psychiatry
  2. To stimulate recruitment of young talents to the fields of epidemiology, social psychiatric and mental health service research
  3. To support teaching initiatives in epidemiology and social psychiatry in Europe
  4. To contribute to the quality of psychiatric research and mental health care across Europe

Annual reports

Future Activities


EPA PsyEpi congress 2024 Lausanne
EPA PsyEpi congress 2024 Lausanne
11 September 2024 - 14 September 2024 / Lausanne
Description :

The EPA section is organizing the 21st Congress, Lausanne, September 11-14, 2024.

other meetings

11 September 2024 - 14 September 2024 / Lausanne
Description :

The mandate of the Section Committee members is running until September 2024. We will elect a new section chair, co-chair, secretary etc. during the 2024-congress.