3rd Asia Pacific Conference on Psychosocial Rehabilitation
8th International Psychiatric Conference
"Recent Advances in Biological & Social Psychiatry"
Pakistan Psychiatric Research Centre (PPRC) & Fountain House, Lahore, Pakistan
In collaboration with
World Association for Psychosocial Rehabilitation (WAPR) Pakistan Chapter
South Asian Forum on mental Health & Psychiatry Pakistan, UK & Bangladesh Chapters
Co Sponsored by
World Psychiatric Association (WPA) & WPA zones 12, 15 & 16
SAARC Psychiatric Federation (SPF) & World Association for Social Psychiatry (WASP)
The Dubai meeting, co-sponsored by WPA is an important event, where all of us, especially in the Asia region can come together and discuss important themes relevent for today and the future.
I am happy that the SAARC Psychiatric Federation is actively involved with the meeting. People in South Asia region share common problems and common values. South Asian co-operation in mental health will be a great blessings.
Let me wish grand success for this meeting. I wish to congratulate our WPA Secretary for Sections Afzal Javed for the wonderful initiative he has taken in the matter.
With all best wishes,
Prof Roy Abraham Kallivayalil
Indian Psychiatric Society
Secretary General, World Association for Social Psychiatry
Professor & Head, Dept of Psychiatry,
Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences,Tiruvalla, Kerala- 689 101, India
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I welcome the delegates of the 7th PPRC International Conference which is being organized with World Association for Psycho-social Rehabilitation & South Asian Forum on Mental Health & Psychiatry Pakistan Chapter. There is a need for holding such important academic events for the promotion of cause of Mental Health Internationally and particularly in the region. I would hope that all of us can join in this noble task.
Prof. Rizwan Taj FRCPsych
Pakistan Psychiatric Society