Nominations open for WPA Executive Committee

22 January 2020

The World Psychiatric Association (WPA) is calling for nominations for all open positions on the WPA Executive Committee that will make up the WPA Board for the 2020–2023 triennium. The positions open for election are:

  • President Elect
  • Secretary General
  • Secretary for Finances 
  • Secretary for Scientific Meetings

Elections for these roles will take place on 16 October 2020 during the WPA General Assembly at the World Congress of Psychiatry in Bangkok.

To nominate, please submit to the College:

  • 2020 WPA Nomination Form (with your signature) 
  • a brief CV
  • a statement outlining how you fulfil the requirements of the post
  • an outline of your work intentions.

Nominations must be sent to by 5pm AEDT on Monday 10 February.

Note, the signature of both the President and the Secretary of the nominating WPA Member Society is needed for each submission.

For any questions concerning the elections, please contact, Attention: Professor Helen Herrman AO.