Deirdre Pieterse

Presenting the winners of the EAPM 2016 Travel Awards

With the conference less than one month away, we are delighted to announce the winners of this years travel awards. Rotary Young Health Professional Travel Award (sponsored by Rotary Club Lulea South) Dr Deirdre Pieterse, Cape Town, South Africa   EAPM Travel Awards Dr Tamar Aladashvili, Tbilisi, Georgia Dr Thomas Meinertz Dantoft, Glostrup, Denmark Dr Karin Janssens, Groningen, Netherlands Ms… Read more →

M/S Laponia Luleå

Things to do in Luleå social programme

There is a lot of extra activity in Luleå during our conference week, which might make dinner reservations difficult. In our updated and bookable social programme the dinner cruise has therefore been moved to Thursday. This is an excellent opportunity to combine dinner with a beautiful seaside view of Luleå and it’s archipelago in the Baltic Sea. Laponia Shipping Company Post conference… Read more →

EAPM 2016 conference programme

Conference programme finalized

The conference programme is now finalized and available here on our website. We are proud to present a truly international faculty of speakers joining us for eight plenary lectures, two award lectures, seven clinical and four research masterclasses/workshops and 33 further parallel sessions. We present a wide range of topics featured, among others, liaison psychiatry, general practice, gastro-enterology, psycho-oncology and… Read more →

Luleå northern lights

The Northern Lights are fading

The nights are getting shorter at a rapid pace right now and soon there will be no visible stars or northern lights to gaze at. This spectacular aurora was filmed not so long ago just north of Luleå. “This is the most intense and strong aurora display I have ever witnessed in my whole life. Can’t find words for it,… Read more →

EAPM 2016

Ramadan in northern Sweden

The EAPM 2016 conference coincides with the Islamic month of Ramadan. This has in recent years been a challenge for practising muslims in our latitude where the sun just dips below the horizon for about 50 minutes at this time of year. From 2015 the recommendation for fasting in northern Sweden is to observe the conditions in effect around april 21, the latest… Read more →

EAPM 2016

Two new courses added

We are delighted to have added two new courses to our cutting-edge programme. EAPM-APM workshop: “Psychodynamic bedside teaching” in collaboration with the Mayo Clinic EAPM-masterclass: “How to succeed in clinical research” in collaboration with Oxford University For both courses we admit on a “first come first served” basis, just make sure you turn up in time. EAPM 2016 Programme Read more →