GENERAL INFORMATION :

The Armenian Society of Biological Psychiatry (ASBP) is a self-governed national entity based on voluntary membership of scientists performing research in genetics, molecular and cellular biology of psychiatric disorders and related fields. The Armenian Society of Biological Psychiatry is founded in 2001.

Since 2001 the Armenian Society of Biological Psychiatry became a regular member of the World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP).

Armenian Society of Biological Psychiatry aims to promote ongoing educational and professional opportunities for research scientists and psychiatrists enhancing their capacity as a professionals, improve the knowledge transfer from experienced professionals to juniors, increase the young researchers and orientation within the field.

The Armenian Society of Biological Psychiatry has a mission to encourage collaboration of the research scientists and physicians with the international and national organizations related to biological psychiatry.


GOALS:

  • To promote education and achieve the highest level of knowledge and understanding within the field.
  • To support the activities and creative initiatives of Armenian scientists and physicians working in the field of Biological Psychiatry.
  • To support professional development and abilities of young scientists and psychiatrists in Armenia.
  • To facilitate the integration of Armenian scientists in the International Research Area by promoting collaboration between the Armenian and overseas scientists and physicians working in the field of Biological Psychiatry.
  • To provide information and advisory support to Armenian scientists and physicians involved in research on genetics, molecular and cellular biology of psychiatric disorders.

At present we have 20 members from Armenia. The society is open to new members. To become a member of the Armenian Society of Biological Psychiatry, please request an application form by sending message to: asbp@mb.sci.am