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Educational activities

The CINP Education Committee is organizing various activities throughout the year all over the world and in collaboration with other regional or national societies to share cutting-edge neuroscientist knowledge with local doctors and young scientists.

CINP Education Committee (2018-2020)

Chair: Joseph Zohar, Israel

  • Dan Rujescu, Germany
  • Elias Eriksson, Sweden
  • Feyza Aricioglu, Turkey
  • Gabriella Gobbi, Canada
  • George Papakostas, USA
  • Helena Calil, Brazil
  • Hiroyuki Uchida, Japan
  • Jari Tihonen, Finland
  • Jorge Ospina, Columbia
  • Jos Prickaerts, The Netherlands
  • Katharina Domschke, Germany
  • Kostas Fountoulakis, Greece
  • Pierre Blier, Canada
  • Ryota Hashimoto, Japan
  • Samia Joca, Brazil
  • Svetlana Ivanova, Russia
  • Young-Chul Chung, Korea

Below you can find an overview of past educational events.

Educative Course in Psychiatry (June 14-16, 2019 - Kolkata, India)

In collaboration with Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., CINP organized an educational course for 250 psychiatrists from the Bangalore area in Kolkata, India on June 14th-16th, 2019.

The subjects in this meeting were schizophrenia, dementia, bipolar, treatment-resistant depression, OCD and PTSD.

The speakers of the course included:

  • Vice President and Education Committee Chair, who also initiated this collaboration, Prof. Joseph Zohar, Israel
  • CINP President Prof. Siegfried Kasper, Austria
  • Former CINP President Prof. Hans-Juergen Moeller, Germany
  • Prof. István Bitter, Hungary
  • Prof. Flávio Kapczinski, Canada.
The focus on this seminar was on interaction with the participants, which was ensured during the three-day course with 8 interactive talks, 6 workshops, and 3 assembly meetings. 

After this very successful meeting which was highly appreciated by all participants, the CINP Education Committee plans to continue such meetings in the future.
Future activities of the committee include a CINP talk at the upcoming congress of the African college of Neuropharmacology (AfCNP) in Kenya (July 2019), and a seminar for young psychiatrists in collaboration with Edith Serfaty in Argentina (November 2019). 


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