Challenges of running a psychiatric hospital in the corona crisis

Gil Zalsman, Israel, discusses the special challenges of running a psychiatric hospital in the corona crisis, and they best practices his team have implemented.

Coronavirus news

ECNP is closely monitoring the ongoing corona crisis and adapting our programmes and events to support the global containment effort. We will bring you updates as we have them.

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For the ECNP corona file of video commentary and best practices from experts within the ECNP community, visit this page.


Top tips on how to survive a lockdown by Catherine Harmer, UK

In this new corona report Catherine Harmer, professor of cognitive neuroscience at the University of Oxford, shares insights about fostering resilience and gives tips on how to survive extended lockdown.

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The 2020 ECNP Congress will be held virtually

'What I can tell you is that the 33rd ECNP Congress Virtual will be an outstanding scientific event.', says President Gitte Moos Knudsen in this month's blog.

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Stress and resilience during the corona crisis by Christiaan Vinkers, The Netherlands

In this new video, Christiaan Vinkers, assistant professor of psychiatry at Amsterdam University Medical Centers, discusses the stress factors of the corona crisis and how stress can be ameliorated and psychological resilience fostered.

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ECNP Networks and twgs

ECNP Networks foster collaboration among experts interested in specific brain-research topics. As well as the Networks themselves, ECNP has also instituted Thematic Working Groups (TWGs) as a way to stimulate new Networks activities, encourage collaboration and facilitate the Networks mission.

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About ECNP

ECNP is an independent scientific association dedicated to the science and treatment of disorders of the brain. It is the largest non-institutional supporter of applied and translational neuroscience research and education in Europe. Read more...

ECNP offers membership to established scholars in the field and all those with an active interest in applied and translational neuroscience. Corresponding membership is also open for those not resident in Europe.  To our membership pages

ECNP organises a wide range of scientific and educational activities, programmes and events across Europe, promoting the exchange of high-quality experimental and clinical research in applied and translational neuroscience and fostering young scientists and clinicians. View agenda