ECNP School of Child and
Adolescent Neuropsychopharmacology

8-13 April 2018, Venice, Italy

The ECNP School of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychopharmacology has been established to encourage and spread excellence in clinical neuropsychopharmacology among child and adolescent psychiatrists. The school will be held in Venice, Italy, from 8-13 April 2018.

A select number of participants will be offered an interactive week with an international faculty of experts in basic and clinical paediatric neuropsychopharmacology.

Participants are selected by the chair of the school, with two to three potential candidates per country, on the basis of their career potential. A maximum of 50 junior psychiatrists will be accepted and their accommodation costs will be covered by ECNP. 

Registration will take place on Sunday 8 April from 17.00-17.30, followed by an opening session. The welcome dinner will start at 19.00.

View the complete programme here.

Wednesday afternoon is a free afternoon and you may enjoy the beautiful city of Venice.

Application requirements
The school is intended for outstanding, 'up and coming’ young psychiatrists who aspire to lead the profession in their home country in the coming years.

Applicants with substantial research training may apply during their residency (preferable after at least 2 years of clinical practice).

Applicants who have completed residency should normally not have completed more than 6 years in full time practice.

The school is only for residents in Europe (Europe being the 47 countries of the Council of Europe plus Israel and Belarus)

Your application will be considered individually and on its merits. A personal statement to explain, in your own words, why you should attend, is mandatory.

Please note that it is not possible to participate in more than one school of ECNP.

How to apply

It is no longer possible to apply (deadline was 1 December 2017).