January 2008

January 2008 Issue Number 59

World Psychiatry: October 2007 - Now included in the Current Contents and in the Science Citation Index

  • English
  • Spanish Version: Diciembre 2007 

WPA News – 3rd Quarter 2007


WPA Co-sponsored Meetings: 2008

XIV WPA World Congress

Prague, Czech Republic
September 19-25, 2008


  • Extended deadline for all scientific submissions: February 29, 2008
  • Advanced registration fee deadline: April 10, 2008

WPA Thematic Conference on Depression and Relevant Psychiatric Condition in Primary Care

Granada, Spain, June 19-21, 2008

WPA International Congress

Florence, Italy
April 1-4, 2009

First Announcement

Photo of president

Message from the WPA President


Geneva Prize  

De Risio Award: instructions for authors   

New Contributions:

  • WPA European Region: Report of the Second Meeting in Melbourne, Australia  
  • WPA regions meeting of Asia/Australasia: Minutes of the Region IV meeting in Melbourne, Australia
  • II Regional WPA Zone 3 Conference, Mexico City, Mexico, February 1-5
  • WPA Asia/Australasia Region: Third WPA Electronic Bulletin of Region IV  
  • Section on Personality Disorder: Minutes of 4th Personality Disorder Section Meeting, November 2007, Melbourne, Australia  
  • Nicaraguan Psychiatric Association, WPA Member Society: Revista Nicaraguense de Psiquiatria  
  • Conflict,Mental Health and Making the Peace, London, England, May 12-13, 2008: programme 
  • 10th World Congress of Psycho-Oncology:a joint IPOS_WPA symposium  
  • Sergio Pérez Barrero, WPA ELN member: Los suicidios inevitables  
  • Laurence Kirmayer: Peace, Conflict & Reconciliation, Contributions of Cultural Psychiatry
  • Leadership in Mental Health Course   
  • II International Congress of Medicine and Women’s Mental Health   
  • Peruvian Psychiatric Association: XX Congreso Peruano de Psiquiatria, Lima, Peru, Aug 2008  
  • Section on Women's Mental Health: 3rd World Congress on Women's Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia, March 2008   
  • Section on Affective Disorders: ISAD 4th Biennial Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, March 2008  
  • Section on Ecology, Psychiatry & Mental Health: Reflections and Ideas for an Innovation Psychiatry Conference, Fiuggi, Italy, April 2008  
  • Section on Transcultural Psychiatry: Psychiatry, Nature and Culture: From Singular to Universal, Guadalajara, Mexico, April 2008  
  • Section on Epidemiology & Public Health Public Health: WPA Epidemiology & Section Conference, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, May 2008
  • APAL, WPA Afilliated Association: Congress in Venezuela, November 2008 


Thematic Forum 

Helsinki Mental Health Action Plan, 2005

Institutional Forum   

Report from the London Conference on Person-centered Integrative Diagnosis and Psychiatry for the Person, October 2007




Read All || Archive


WPA Meetings

Read All


WPA Newsletter

Read All


E - Learning

Signup || Login

WPA Secretariat

Powered By Logicsoft
© 2016 All right reserved World Psychiatric Association