The Symposium XV Psychiatric Days of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Sarajevo, 11 – 12 November, 2016) was organized by the Psychiatric Association of Bosnia-Herzegovina in collaboration with Clinic for Psychiatry (University Clinical Centre) Sarajevo and was held under the EPA patronage and with WPA Co-sponsorship. Main topic of the Symposium was „Mental Illnesses and Stigma“. More than 100 attendees have opportunity to listen the newest knowledge considering many aspects of sigma and the ways to fight with it, as always actual issue in daily practice of all psychiatrists and other mental health professionals. Lecturers were from Switzerland, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina and Symposium had CME Accreditation provided by the Medical Chamber of Sarajevo Canton. As a part of the Symposium was held EPA Itinerant CME Course „How to develop a programme against stigma and discrimination because of schizophrenia“ led by Professor Sartorius (Switzerland) with 32 attendees. During Symposium was held PABH General Assembly and new Leadership (starting from January 1, 2017) were elected.
Professor Abdulah Kučukalić, President,
Dr. Goran Račetović, MDSecretary General,