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Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrists

Membership

 

The PRCP aims to foster greater national development of mental health services, and to support the improvement of education and research in psychiatry through greater professional collaboration in the Asia-Pacific region. PRCP also provides a formal setting for communication among members through biennial conferences.

Conferences

 

PRCP hosts a biennial conference held in a member country. Conferences provide an opportunity for the presentations of scientific posters, discussions on important issues in psychiatry, and consideration of the variety of clinical, social, political and ethical issues that concern psychiatrists in clinical practice, administration, teaching, and research.

 

Journal

Asia-Pacific Psychiatry is an international journal focused on the Asia and Pacific Rim region, and is the official journal of the PRCP. Asia-Pacific Psychiatry enables psychiatric and other mental health professionals in the region a venue for high quality research for and from the region. 

Asia-Pacific Psychiatry includes findings highlighting the diversity in psychiatric behavior, treatment and outcomes in the region.

 

ABOUT US

The Pacific Rim is a region of great diversity. It contains several of the largest and most populous countries in the world, as well as some of the smallest. Our member countries are undergoing a variety of levels of socio-economic development, and thus the organization of general health and mental health services differs greatly among our member countries. The PRCP aims to foster greater national development of mental health services, and to support the improvement of education and research in psychiatry through greater professional collaboration in the Asia-Pacific Region.

The College also provides a formal setting for communication among our members through a biennial conference held in one of our member countries. . Further, members of the College also conduct seminars and support collaborative research and education projects in various areas of psychiatry. PRCP members are active in a variety of other professional organizations, such as IAPA, CPA, APA, and more. 

ASIA-PACIFIC PSYCHIATRY JOURNAL

Asia-Pacific Psychiatry is an international journal focused on the Asia and Pacific Rim region, and is the official journal of the PRCP. Asia-Pacific Psychiatry enables psychiatric and other mental health professionals in the region a venue for high quality research for and from the region. 

Asia-Pacific Psychiatry includes findings highlighting the diversity in psychiatric behavior, treatment and outcomes in the region.

 

Contact Us

Dr. Tsuyoshi Akiyama

Secretary General

Department of Neuropsychiatry

NTT Medical Center Tokyo

5-9-22 Higashi-godanda

Shinagawa-ku Tokyo 141-8625, Japan