ECNP School of Neuropsychopharmacology

28 June-3 July 2020, Oxford, United Kingdom

The ECNP School of Neuropsychopharmacology offers a select number of participants a week-long programme of intensive training in all aspects of neuropsychopharmacology: from its fundamentals to the use of medications in individual indications, good clinical practice and optimal treatment and algorithms.

The school will be held in Oxford, United Kingdom, on 28 June-3 July 2020.

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 early career psychiatrists will be accepted and their accommodation costs are covered by ECNP.

 ECNP School Oxford 2019
Participants of ECNP School of Neuropsychopharmacology 2019

The preliminary programme will be available soon.

Registration will take place on Sunday 28 June from 16.30-17.00, followed by the opening session and the first lecture. The programme finishes on Friday 3 July around lunchtime.

Wednesday afternoon is a free afternoon, so participants can enjoy the beautiful city of Oxford.

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

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

Early career psychiatrists 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).

Applications will be considered individually and on its merits. A personal statement to explain, in the applicant’s own words, why he/she would like to attend, is mandatory.

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

How to apply
Online application will open in October 2019. The deadline to apply is 1 March 2020.

During the application process, applicants were asked to upload the following:

  • Copy of ID
  • CV
  • Letter from the applicant’s institute confirming the application requirements are met by the applicant.

All documents need to be in English.