All courses are included in the Congress registration fee and are scheduled on 17 October, the pre-congress day

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Course Directors

Course Description

1.      ICD 11 Wolfgang Gaebel, Germany & Geoffrey Reed, USA

*This course will also serve an introduction to a more comprehensive course being offered by the World Psychiatric Association. See 

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2.       Cognitive behaviour therapy Roger Ng, China Click here
3.       Preparing and reviewing scientific papers Joan Marsh, UK Click here
4.       Perinatal mental health care Prabha Chandra, India; Gihan ELNahas, Egypt; Jane Fisher, Australia Click here
5.       New drug treatments in Psychiatry Kostas Fountoulakis, Greece Click here
6.       Pharmacotherapy in pregnancy  – in Spanish Mónica Flores Ramos, Mexico Click here 
7.       Tele-psychiatry  – in Spanish Angela Agudelo, Colombia Click here 
8.       Prevention of suicide – in Spanish Silvia Pelaez, Uruguay Click here 
9.   Treatment in the elderly – in Spanish Jose Manuel Santacruz, Colombia Click here