Afzal Javed

Afzal Javed

Expert of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, WPA Secretary for Sections (UK / Pakistan)

Prof. Afzal Javed, one of the world’s most prominent experts of psychosocial rehabilitation, will discuss about his areas of expertise in Congress Press Conference, as well as the Training Program and Symposiums.

Prof. Javed graduated from King Edward Medical College Lahore, Pakistan and received higher specialised training in Psychiatry from Pakistan and UK( from Royal Edinburgh Hospital, University of Edinburgh and Institute of Psychiatry & Maudsley Hospital London).

He is a Consultant Psychiatrist at Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust at Nuneaton, an honorary associate clinical professor at Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick and also holds the position of Chairman Pakistan Psychiatric Research Centre, Fountain House, Lahore (Pakistan)
His role in international psychiatry is highlighted by his involvement with a number of professional organisations. He is currently working as President World Association for Psychosocial Rehabilitation (WAPR), Secretary for Sections World Psychiatric Association (WPA), President Elect Asian Federation of Psychiatric Associations (AFPA) and in several other organizations in local, Asian and international organizations.

His areas of special interest are psychosocial rehabilitation, social and transcultural psychiatry and psychiatric research. He has published more than 100 scientific papers and being an author of six books/monographs on different topics of psychiatry.

MEETING MT7: MEET THE WPA EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Theta Hall

CHAIR Dinesh Bhugra (UK) CO-CHAIR Helen Herrman (Australia) SPEAKERS Dinesh Bhugra (UK) – WPA President. Helen Herrman (Australia) – WPA President-Elect. Roy Abraham Kallivayalil (India) – WPA Secretary General. Masatoshi Takeda (Japan) – WPA Secretary for Scientific Meetings. Michelle B. Riba (USA) – WPA Secretary for Scientific Meetings. Afzal Javed (UK / Pakistan) – WPA […]

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SYMPOSIUM SL11: PUBLIC MENTAL HEALTH

Lambda Hall

CHAIR Afzal Javed (UK / Pakistan) CO-CHAIR Gisele Apter (France) SPEAKER THEMES Viviane Kovess (France): Importance of Child Psychiatric Epidemiology in Developing Access to Care for Mental Health Problems. Samia Latif (UK): Public Mental Health; Determinants and Approaches. Monica Eva Mucheru (Kenya): Public Private Partnership in Psychosocial Rehabilitation: Airticket Kenyan Experience. Virginija Adomaitienė (Lithuania): The Role of […]

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SYMPOSIUM SL3: PSYCHOSOCIAL REHABILITATION AND RECOVERY

Lambda Hall

CHAIR Afzal Javed (UK / Pakistan) CO-CHAIR Jan Hilbig (Lithuania) SPEAKER THEMES Afzal Javed (UK / Pakistan): Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery: Current Updates. Jean-Pierre Wilken (Netherlands): Recovery and Inclusion: How the Twain Should Meet. Dagmar Narusson (Estonia): How to Embed Novel Recovery Concept and the CHIME Framework into Routine Practice of Mental Health. Jan Hilbig (Lithuania): Psychosocial Rehabilitation for […]

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INTERSECTIONAL FORUM FZ5: EDUCATION

Zeta Hall

CHAIR Afzal Javed (UK / Pakistan) CO-CHAIR Gordon Harper (USA) SPEAKER THEMES Nicoleta Tătaru (Romania): Legal and Ethical Aspects in the Care of the Elderly with Mental Disorders – Assessing of Capacity. Petr Morozov (Russia): East European Educational WPA-Servier Academy-An Important Source for Psychiatric Journals of the WPA Zone 10. Gordon Harper (USA): The Prescriber in Context. Audrey […]

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