Committees

President of the Congress

Helen Herrman, Australia – WPA President

Supervisory Board

Helen Herrman, Australia- WPA President
Norman Sartorius, Switzerland
Maria Luísa Figueira, Portugal

Organising Committee

Pedro Varandas, Portugal – Chair
Maria João Heitor, Portugal– Co-Chair
Manuela Abreu, Portugal
Miguel Braganca, Portugal

Vanessa Cameron, UK
Afzal Javed, UK
Roy Abraham Kallivayalil, India
Levent Küey, Turkey
Maria Ines Lopez-Ibor, Spain
Dario Martins, Portugal
António Pacheco Palha, Portugal

Luis Câmara Pestana, Portugal
Maria Lurdes Santos, Portugal
Celeste Silveira, Portugal
Carlos Ramalheira, Portugal

Scientific Committee

Norman Sartorius, Switzerland – Chair
Afzal Javed, UK – Co-Chair
Joao Marques-Teixeira, Portugal – Co-Chair
Tsuyoshi Akiyama, Japan
Michaela Amering, Austria
Gisele Apter, France
Mesfin Araya, Ethiopia
Lukoye Atwoli, Kenya
João Bessa, Portugal
Michel Botbol, France
Marianne Carisius Kastrup, Denmark
Eka Chkonia, Georgia
Alfredo Horacio Cia, Argentina
Maria de Lurdes Santos, Portugal
Peter Falkai, Germany
Andrea Fiorillo, Italy
Wolfgang Gaebel, Germany
Oye Gureje, Nigeria
Ricardo Gusmão, Portugal
Gerhard Heinze, Mexico
Malcolm Hopwood, Australia
Gabriel Ivbijaro, UK
Shigenobu Kanba, Japan
Elie G. Karam, Lebanon
Olga Kazakova, Belarus
Viviane Kovess-Masfety, France
Michael Krausz, Canada
Dzmitry Krupchanka, Czech Republic
Marion Leboyer, France
Dusica Lecic-Tosevski, Serbia
Bennett Leventhal, USA
Luis Madeira, Portugal
Mario Maj, Italy
Jair Mari, Brazil
Maria-Elena Medina Mora, Mexico
Driss Moussaoui, Morocco
Carmita Abdo Najjar Abdo, Brazil
Nikolay Neznanov, Russia
Roger Ng, Hong Kong, China
Albino Oliveira-Maia, Portugal
Vikram Patel, USA
Mariana Pinto da Costa, UK
Solomon Rataemane, South Africa
Jerzy Samochowiec, Poland
Thomas Schulze, Germany
Norbert Skokauskas, Norway
Dan Stein, South Africa
Aldo A. Suárez Mendoza, Mexico
Christopher Szabo, South Africa
Sam Tyano, Israel
Jim Van Os, Netherlands
Xiaoping Wang, China
Danuta Wasserman, Sweden
Miguel Xavier, Portugal
Nor Zuraida Zainal, Malaysia

Early Career Psychiatrist Committee

Mariana Pinto da Costa, Portugal/UK – Chair
Anna Szczegielniak, Poland
Catherine Muburi, Kenya
Camille Noel, Belgium
George Stercu, Romania
Francisco Garcia, El Salvador
Jan Paul, Australia
Miguel Salas, Mexico
Mirabela Bodic, USA
Olga Kazakova, Belarus
Pedro Frias, Portugal
Poom Chompoosri, Thailand
Theodoros Koutsomitros, Greece
Victor Sanchez, Spain