Frits Huyse Award
To be awarded annually for outstanding contribution to the development of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry and Integrated Care.
The award consists of €1000 and a diploma and is selected by a committee appointed by EAPM.
The recipient should be or have been active in the field of consultation-liaison psychiatry and/or integrated care. The recipient should be a person who has contributed actively to the development in C-L psychiatry in Europe, but he or she does not have to be a European citizen. The recipient should be a person who is recognized for being willing to share knowledge, support others and fostering collaboration between Europeans in the field of C-L psychiatry. The recipient should be a member of the EAPM unless he or she is living outside Europe It is not required that a recipient should have / has had his or hers main activity mainly within research. Also significant contribution to the field of C-L psychiatry in Europe by other means may be awarded.
The award is presented during the annual meeting of the EAPM.
The recipient has to give a lecture, the “Frits Huyse award lecture” as part of the reward ceremony. The topic can be chosen by the recipient, but should be of interest for attendees of the EAPM meeting.