About us

  1. Raise awareness of the value of understanding the contribution of evolutionary theory to psychiatry
  2. Encourage research into the evolutionary psychiatry
  3. Provide a forum for psychiatrists and others to discuss evolutionary models, research ideas and data with fellow evolutionists
  4. Facilitate networking with academic institutions and evolutionary scientists, biologists, psychotherapists, psychologists and other disciplines such as philosophy
  5. Keep members and supporters of the SIG informed via our webpage and newsletter
  6. Organise workshops, symposia and conferences on evolutionary psychiatry and related subjects
  7. Organise sessions at the WPA and the College's International Congress, as well as with Faculties and Devolved Nations and Divisions.
  • Riadh Abed (Chairman) 
  • Agnes Ayton (Treasurer)
  • Paul St John-Smith (Website and Newsletter Editor) 
  • Annie Swanepoel (Associate Newsletter Editor). 

We are keen to recruit new SIG members and people to become members of the core executive committee.

If you would like to join, please email us ,or fill in our online sign up via our website

 

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