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WPA Regional Meeting, 13-15 September 2012, Bali, Indonesia - "Mental Health and Disaster: Beyond Emergency Response"

The Indonesian Psychiatric Association cordially invites your participation in the WPA Regional Meeting to be held in Bali, Indonesia, on 13-15 September 2012.

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WPA Regional Meeting, 3 - 5 November 2011, Kaohsiung, Taiwan - "Asian mental health: current and future perspectives"

The main theme of this scientific meeting will be “Asian mental health: current and future perspectives”. It is an honor to have this opportunity to share the mental health promotion in Asia with different experts from Taiwan and abroad.

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WPA Regional Meeting, 14-17 April 2011, Yerevan, Armenia

Mental Health (MH) professionals from all over the world are warmly invited to Yerevan, under the majestic view of Biblical Ararat. During April you could enjoy the blossom of apricots and cherries in Yerevan and after an hour drive experience fantastic snowcapped mountains.

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WPA Regional Meeting, 14 - 17 April 2011, Yerevan, Armenia

"I am happy to invite you to participate in the WPA Regional Meeting to be held in Yerevan, Armenia, from 14 to 17 April, 2011..."

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WPA Regional Meeting hosted by the Egyptian Psychiatric Association, “Comorbidity between Mental and Physical Disorders”, Cairo, Egypt, 26-28 January, 2011

The World Psychiatric Association (WPA) Regional Meeting with the theme “Comorbidity between Mental and Physical Disorders” hosted by the Egyptian Psychiatric Association was held in Cairo, Egypt from 26-28 January, 2011 at the Semiramis Intercontinental Hotel.

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WPA Regional Meeting, 26-28 January 2011, Cairo, Egypt

Mental disorders were known to Ancient Egyptians 5000 years ago. In spite of the mystical beliefs, psychiatric patients were cared for, and treated as were those with physical ailments; for example mental disorders were known as an integral part of heart and uterine disorders. Mental disorders were one entity in Pharonic Egypt.

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WPA Regional Meeting in Saint Petersburg, 10 - 12 June 2010

The WPA Regional Meeting was held in Saint Petersburg, Russia on June 10-12, 2010. It was the first international event of such a level in mental health sphere in Russia. The President of the WPA Prof. Mario Maj, and the members of the Executive Committee provided substantial support during the preparation of the Congress.

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Pre-Congress Information
Regional Conference 10-12 June 2010 St. Petersburg, Russia

We are pleased to invite psychiatrists from all over the world to St Petersburg to take part in the WPA Regional Congress on 10-12 June of 2010. The title of the Congress “Traditions and Innovations in Psychiatry” appeals to the rich experience of European Psychiatry and new contributions from different parts of the world.

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WPA Regional Meeting in Abuja, Nigeria 22 – 24, October, 2009

The recently concluded World Psychiatric Association (WPA) Regional Meeting, held in Abuja, Nigeria on October 22 -24, 2009, attracted 286 delegates from 19 countries.

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WPA Regional Meeting and 2. International Conference of South Asian Forum International on Mental Health and Psychiatry

The Bangladesh Association of Psychiatrists (BAP) announces with pleasure to hold the WPA Regional Meeting from 21-23 January, 2010 in Dhaka, Bangladesh, a very prestigious meeting in the South Asia region on mental health.

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WPA Regional Meeting in Abuja, Nigeria - Brief report: Prof. S. Rataemane Secretary General of AAPAP

This meeting was held at the Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Center in Abuja, Nigeria from 22 – 24 October 2009. It was organized jointly by the Association of Psychiatrists of Nigeria, African Association of Psychiatry and Allied Professions and World Psychiatric Association with support from the World Health Organization.

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Training Course in Disaster Management at WPA Regional Meeting in Dhaka, Bangladesh (January 21-23, 2010)

Many Asian countries are regularly affected by disasters and face their tragic aftermath. Some recent examples include the Indian Ocean tsunami, the earthquake in Pakistan, issues of internally displaced persons in Pakistan and Sri Lanka, and cyclones in Bangladesh, India and Myanmar.

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