Showing Awards 2022
Dr. Victor Pereira Sánchez has received the First Research Award for Residents and Fellows in Psychiatry from the New York County Psychiatric Society, Association of Psychiatrists of Manhattan, New York, for which he submitted the main article related to his doctoral thesis:
Madrid, 29th March 2022. - Alicia Koplowitz, Chairwoman of the Foundation that bears her name, has been appointed Honorary Academician of the Spanish Medical-Surgical Academy during the Inaugural Ceremony of the Academic Year 2022 in the Sala de Grados of the Faculty of Medicine of the Complutense University of Madrid.
In her speech, entitled 'Diseases of the soul', the Chairwoman of the Alicia Koplowitz Foundation called for greater social involvement in the care and prevention of mental disorders during childhood and adolescence.
The Chairwoman also announced that the Foundation will launch a new project, which will include the creation of an online training platform in Child and Adolescent Mental Health, aimed at teachers, school counsellors, paediatricians and family doctors; as well as the creation of a Mental Health liaison and counselling team for the care of children and adolescents in schools.
On 10 March 2022, the Assembly of Members of the Spanish Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AEPNYA) decided by a large majority to appoint Alicia Koplowitz, Chairwoman of the Alicia Koplowitz Foundation, as Honorary Member of the aforementioned scientific association.
This appointment will be officially announced at the 65th AEPNYA National Congress to be held in Madrid from 15 to 17 June 2022.
On Tuesday, 8 February 2022, in Madrid, the International University of La Rioja (UNIR) and the Centro de Estudios Superiores CUNIMAD presented Alicia Koplowitz, Chairwoman of the Alicia Koplowitz Foundation, with their recognition for Excellence in Health and Care 2022 for the quality and humanisation of her work during the pandemic, as well as for her concern for mental health.