Early Career Psychiatrist

The 23rd European Congress of Psychiatry invites recent graduates to its specialist programme tailored to the needs of the Early Career Psychiatrist.


The EECP Programme offers the following benefits:

  • Reduced Fees: Early Career Psychiatrists pay a reduced rate for the EPA congress.
  • Early Career Psychiatrists' Networking Area: Providing a central and integral part of the programme serving as a central meeting point for networking and recruitment.
  • Scholarship Programme: The scholarship programme for Early Career Psychiatrists and trainees will provide special grants (travel assistance, hotel accommodation for 4 nights, complimentary congress registration, complimentary registration for 1 EPA Academia Educational Course, invitation to attend the Congress opening ceremony, invitation to the ECP Luncheon, 1 year free EPA membership).

Early Career Psychiatrists' Programme which includes:

  • Conversations Sessions: These sessions provide Early Career Psychiatrists with the opportunity to hear leading figures of European psychiatry in an informal and relaxed atmosphere.
  • Court Debates
  • Training Workshops
  • Symposia
Convince Your Boss
In the largest gathering of psychiatric professionals in Europe you have a prime opportunity to enhance your skill set. You may forward the attached PDF to your boss. 
Convince Your Boss (PDF)

EPA2015 ECP Programme

All Session will take place in ECP Hall M3 at the Congress venue

Session descriptionDateTime
Conversations with Guy Goodwin: Is it time to change the current nomenclature of psychotropic drugs?29 March10:00-11:30
Court debates: Cyber Addictions are Real Addictions29 March15:00-16:30
mPIVAS Symposium: Schizophrenia – Combination of treatment approaches29 March17:00-18:30
Symposia: Psychotherapy update30 March08:00-09:30
Conversations with Sophia Frangou and Niall Boyce: How to publish in psychiatry30 March10:00-11:30
Court debates: Psychiatrists are a dying species30 March15:00-16:30
Training Workshop: Psychotherapy30 March17:00-18:30
EFPT/ ECPC-EPA Symposium: All psychiatrists are equal; But are some more than others?31 March15:00-16:30
Training Workshop: What to do if you are stalked by a patient?31 March17:00-18:30

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