CLP 2020 Registration Now Open!

CLP 2020 is the annual meeting of the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry November 12 and 13, 2020, 11am to 6.30pm EST We look forward to seeing you at CLP 2020,…

2022 EAPM Conference Wroclaw

Conference President: Prof. Joanna Rymaszewska   ” LOOKING OVER THE FENCE – DIALOGUES BETWEEN PROFESSIONALS” 9th Annual Meeting of the EAPM   22 – 25 June 2022 – Wroclaw, Poland  …

Short Report: United Kingdom – 2020

written by Dr Jim Bolton – UK National EAPM Coordinator and Chair of the RCPsych Faculty of Liaison Psychiatry – May 2020 Short Country report: United Kingdom COVID-19: Perspectives on…

Short Report: Germany- 2020

Short Country report: Germany EAPM – What is the mental health situation and activities in your country? Short report Germany 2020 by Franziska Geiser A major topic in Germany in…

Short Report: Switzerland – 2020

Redaction by Anne-Françoise Allaz Short annual report (2019-20) from the swiss SAMPP for the EAPM  Brief summary of the general situation: 2019 was a busy year for ‘The Swiss Academy for Psychosocial and Psychosomatic…

The Editor’s choice June 2020

The Editor’s choice June 2020 written by Jess G. Fiedorowicz, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Psychosomatic Research, June 2020 The Editor’s Choice – Modeling a Type D Personality Effect I have been…

The Editor’s choice March 2020

written by Jess G. Fiedorowicz, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Psychosomatic Research, March 2020 The Editor’s Choice – Yoga for Ulcerative Colitis This quarter’s Editor’s Choice from the Journal of Psychosomatic Research…

EAPM Fellowship

EAPM fellowship Eligibility criteria Application form EAPM fellowship The EAPM Fellowship is a recognition for outstanding contributions in the field of psychosomatic research and/or assessment and treatment. The fellowship can…

Application for EAPM Travel Awards 2020

EAPM Travel Awards EAPM supports young researchers to visit the EAPM Annual Conferences. The EAPM wishes to strengthen young talents and to support their europewide networking. Each award includes EUR…

Alison Creed Award 2020

Prof. Winfried Rief is awarded with the Alison Creed Award 2020 About: Rief, Winfried, Professor of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Philipps University of Marburg, Germany. Head of the Clinic for…

Frits Huyse Award 2020

Prof. Roger Kathol is awarded with the Frits Huyse Award 2020:   Roger G. Kathol, M.D., C.P.E. Physical and Behavioral Health Care and Value-Based Integrated Case Management Consultant for Patients…

The Editor’s choice November 2019

written by Jess G. Fiedorowicz, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Psychosomatic Research, November 2019 The Editor’s Choice – Smoking into Depression This quarter’s Editor’s Choice from the Journal of Psychosomatic Research continues…

Country reports

Whats’s happening across Europe? Are you interested what development we have in psychosomatic medicine and CL Psychiatry across Europe? Read our short reports of the countries. Here, our EAPM national…

EAPM Committees 2020

EAPM committees 2020   Click to learn about a committee: Main Conference 2020 Committee Organization 2020 Committee Masterclass Committee Alison Creed Award Committee Frits Huyse Award Committee Travel Award Committee…

The Editor’s choice September 2019

written by Jess G. Fiedorowicz, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Psychosomatic Research, September 2019 Jess Fiedorowicz, JPR’s Editor-in-Chief I’m pleased to select a timely study as Editor’s Choice for this quarter’s newsletter…

Poster Awardees EAPM Rotterdam 2019

At the EAPM Rotterdam 2019 conference we had a poster exhibition with around 300 posters. On Thursday and Friday poster sessions were held and 20 scientist had the chance to…

Elsevier & EAPM Young Investigators Award 2019

Liu Jianlin has been honored with the 2019 Elsevier & EAPM Young Investigators Award. Congratulations! Research Synopsis: Fear of Cancer Recurrence (FCR) is a prevalent psychosocial concern among cancer survivors…

EAPM Travel Awardees 2019

    Iana Alexeeva UK Katrine Ingeman Beck Denmark Nadine Hamieh France Denise Hanssen The Netherlands Hamima Johar Germany (Malaysia) Chrysanthi Leonidou Greece (Cyprus) María Angélica Acevedo Mesa The Netherlands…

The Editor’s choice May 2019

written by Jess G. Fiedorowicz, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Psychosomatic Research, May 2019 Jess Fiedorowicz, JPR’s Editor-in-Chief  Psychological Stress and Proteinuria in Children with Nephrotic Syndrome I’m excited to announce a…

Short Report: Switzerland

Redaction by Anne-Françoise Allaz and Alex Minzer   The Swiss Academy for Psychosocial and Psychosomatic Medicine (SAPPM in german/ASMPP in french) was created in 2008 as an umbrella association integrating…

The Editor’s choice March 2019

JPR: The Editor’s choice The Editor’s choice March 2019 written by Jess G. Fiedorowicz, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Psychosomatic Research, March 2019   Jess Fiedorowicz, JPR’s Editor-in-Chief: The following article has…

Short Report: Sweden

written by Lars Wahlström CL Psychiatry in Sweden is underdeveloped. Swedish health care relies proportionally strong on General Hospitals but Liaison Psychiatry is still practiced on a demand emergency/urgent level…

Fritz Stiefel is the winner of the Frits Huyse Award 2019

The Frits Huyse Award 2019 goes to: Fritz Stiefel, Lausanne University written by Frits Huyse (Amsterdam) & Wolfgang Söllner (Nuremberg) Fritz Stiefel, professor of consultation-liaison psychiatry at Lausanne University, Switzerland,…

Meet The Alison-Creed-Award winner 2019

The 2019 Alison-Creed-Award goes to: Else Guthrie,  Professor in Psychological Medicine, University of Leeds written by Francis Creed (Manchester)   Else Guthrie’s unique contribution to Consultation Liaison Psychiatry has been…

First EURONET-SOMA summer school: Call for application

Here is the direct link: https://www.euronet-soma.eu/summer-school/ First EURONET-SOMA summer school in 2019 From June, 15th to 18th 2019, the first EURONET-SOMA summer school will open up the space in Allersmaborg,…

EAPM membership 2019

Pay your 2019 membership now   Dear EAPM members and interested parties, 2019 EAPM membership has just started. With the membership comes the Journal of Psychsomatic Research and all other…

Short Report: Czech Republic

What is new in the Czech psychosomatic medicine? written by Ondřej Masner, M.D.; David Skorunka, M.D., PhD in September 2018. On behalf of the board of the Czech Society of Psychosomatic…

Short Report : Portugal

Written by Graca Cardoso in November 2018 Current situation and challenges of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry in Portugal Consultation-Liaison (CL) Psychiatry started in Portugal, in the 1950s, following the creation of…

German Congress Psychosmatic Medicine 2019

20.-22 March 2019, Berlin German Congress on Psychosomatic Medicine Psychosomatik in unruhigen Zeiten-Vertrautes und Visionen   20.-22 March 2019, Berlin President of the congress: Prof. Dr. med. Stephan Herpertz, Bochum.  …

The Editor’s choice November 2018

JPR: The Editor’s choice The Editor’s choice November 2018 The following article has been selected by Jess Fiedorowicz, JPR’s Editor-in-Chief: Article title: Differential psychological effects of cognitive-behavioral stress management among…

Short Report: Bulgaria

NEW EVENTS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE BULGARIAN PSYCHOSOMATIC MEDICINE AND CONSULTATION – LIAISON PSYCHIATRY written by Ivo I. Natsov, Evgeni U. Haritov in September 2018 Introduction A National Programme…

Short Report: United Kingdom

written by Else Guthrie in September 2018   The health service in the UK is now determined separately by each of the home nations (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland)….

Looking Back: EAPM Verona 2019 Conference – report

Report on the 6thCongress of the European Association of Psychosomatic Medicine CONGRESS REPORT written by Mirella Ruggeri Verona, June 27-30, 2018 The 6th Congress of the European Association of Psychosomatic…

Short Report: France

Written by Cédric Lemogne in September 2018 In  France, there is currently no active C-L psychiatry or psychosomatic medicine society. On the other hand, more than a hundred colleagues have…

The Editor’s Choice September 2018

JPR: The Editor’s choice The Editor’s choice September 2018 Written by Jess Fiedorowicz, Editor of the Journal of Psychosomatic Research referring to the Article title: Predictors of pain, urinary symptoms…

2018 Young Investigators Award

Elsevier & EAPM Young Investigators Award 2018 The 2018 EAPM Elsevier Young Investigators Award goes to Dr. Raphael Herr, Mannheim Institute of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Medical Faculty,…

The Editor’s choice June 2018

JPR: The Editor’s choice The Editor’s choice June 2018 Written by Jess Fiedorowicz, Editor of the Journal of Psychosomatic Research referring to the Article title: The effects of psychological distress…

2018 EAPM Alison Creed Award

2018 Life Time EAPM Award Alison Creed Award: Prof. Arthur Barsky Prof. Arthur Barsky The 2018 Alison Creed Award for outstanding contribution to research in the field of psychosomatic medicine…

2018 EAPM Frits Huyse Award

2018 Life Time EAPM Award EAPM Frits Huyse Award: Prof. Marco Rigatelli The European Association of Psychosomatic Medicine’s Frits Huyse award is presented to a person who has demonstrated outstanding…

EAPM 2018 Verona

Conference President: Prof. Mirella Ruggeri 27 – 30 June 2018 Verona (Italy) Final Program Verona EAPM 2018     CONGRESS REPORT 6th Congress of the European Association of Psychosomatic Medicine…

2018 Travel Awards

EAPM Travel Award Winners 2018 Elisabeth Balint, Germany Hannah Burian, Germany Katy Burke, UK Annette Burns, Ireland Laura Cassiers, Belgium Oladapo Ekundayo, Canada Xiaoyan Fang, Germany Muhammad Omair Husain, UK…

New Website

This is our new website, released at the EAPM Verona Conference,  28 June 2018. With this new website we wish to faciliate your access to our website thanks to the…

EAPM Conference Verona 2018:

The EAPM Verona 2018 conference has started with around 600 participants. Here it goes directly to the final program, the abstract book and more… EAPM Conference Verona 27-30 June 2018

Masterclass Psychiatry 2018 in Luleå, Sweden

Masterclass Psychiatry 2018 in Luleå, Sweden Transcultural Psychiatry – Diagnostics and Treatment 22-23 February at the Clarion Hotel Sense in Luleå, Sweden Registration is now open for this masterclass organized…