10th Alexandria International
In Collaboration with
The Egyptian Psychiatric Association (EPA)
“Pursuing Remission in Psychiatric Practice”
Co - Sponsored By
The Arab Federation of Psychiatrists ( AFP )
World Psychiatric Association ( WPA )
Alexandria – Egypt
Hilton Green Plaza
10-12 October, 2013
Faculty of Medicine
We are pleased to announce the 10th
Alexandria International Psychiatric Congress. Our theme this year is Pursuing
Remission in Psychiatric Practice we chose it to Emphasize the holistic approach in managing
psychiatric patients, as our goal goes beyond treatment only , it extends to encompass many facets; most
important; achieving remission . We find that the warm weather of our lovely
city Alexandria shall give us the background to meet with our friends and
colleagues from all over the world.
We hope we shall have a great opportunity for a fruitful scientific discussion
and social gathering with your attendance.
Looking forward to meet you,
Congress President :
Prof. Hoda Salama
Head of Psychiatric Unit.
Faculty of Medicine Alexandria
Welcome to Alexandria (Egypt)
Welcome to Alexandria especially in
October it is the most beautiful weather through the whole year.
Alexandria ( Iskendariyya in Arabic
) is the second largest city in Egypt. it is located in the Mediterranean coast
and it is one of the most mythical cities in this country.
Unfortunately not much remains
today of this city’s golden ages. Most of the ruins are under the current
buildings or under the water. The city was founded by Alexander the great in 311
Few years later the legendary
lighthouses. One of the Seven Wonders of the World Was constructed
* New Modalities in Psychotherapy
* Updates in Addiction Medicine
* Updates in Psychosexual Disorders
* Recent Advances in Personality Disorders
* Applications Biological Therapies DBS. TMS
* Electrophysiology to Psychiatrists
* Child Psychiatry
* Practical Approach to Psychopathology
Scientific program format:
• Plenary lectures.
• Meet the experts.
• Panel discussions.
• Round table discussion
Several workshops on some important skills related to psychiatry will be held in parallel with the scientific
during the conference.
Several courses will be available during the congress headed by eminent professional psychiatrist.
Call for abstract:
Participants who wish
to present their abstract in not more than 200 words before 1st of September
Congress President: Prof . Dr. Hoda Salama
Congress General Secretary : Prof. Tarek Molokhia
Congress Moderator :
Asst. Prof. Soha Ghobashy
Congress Coordinator: Asst. Prof. Osama El Kholy
Scientific Committee :
Dr . Ahmed Rady
Dr . Hesham El Shestawy
Dr . Heba Abo El-Wafaa
Dr . Nada Ali Hassan
Dr . Ahmed Abdel Karim
Dr . Dalia Nagui
WPA Secretary for scientific meetings: Prof . Tarek Okasha
Advisor : Prof . Momtaz
Cairo - Egypt
Tel.: +(202) 22678336 - 22678338
Fax: +(202) 22678338