The World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics is the scientific international congress hosted by the Society annually. WCPG is the major psychiatric genetics meeting of the year, where hundreds of researchers and clinicians from all over the world converge to discuss advances in the field. The Congress is held on different continents every year but is more regularly held in Europe and North America. Attendance to the World Congress varies between 500 – 1000 participants.
Researchers are encouraged to submit abstracts for symposia, oral and poster presentation at the World Congress. Travel awards are granted to a limited number of young investigators. The World Congress is either ACCME or EACCME accredited. Researchers are encouraged to learn more about future and past World Congresses on the website.
Upcoming Conference Location and Dates:
2013 - Boston, Massachusetts, October 17-21, 2013
2014 - Copenhagen, Denmark, October 12-16, 2014
2015 - Toronto, Canada, October 16-20, 2015