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The WPA is psychiatry’s global association representing 140 psychiatric societies in 120 countries, and bringing together more than 250,000 psychiatrists.  It promotes collaborative work in psychiatry through its 70 scientific Sections, education programs, publications and events. 
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WPA template for undergraduate and graduate psychiatric education

In the years just before and after the turn of the 21st century, the WPA produced its first set of curriculum recommendations for both undergraduate (medical student) and graduate (residency) psychiatric education. The goal was to improve the quality of education and, consequently, the quality of care for patients with mental disorders. Click here to read full document

PROGRAMME DOCUMENTS