|Member||Year of joining||Position|
|Dr Shahid Latif||2016||Chair|
|Dr Sarwat Nowrose||2016||Finance Officer|
|Dr Imran Malik||2016||Committee Member|
|Dr Hasanen Al- Taiar||2016||Committee Member|
|Amer Mukhtar||Committee Member|
|Ayesha Ahmed||Committee Member|
|Dr Bhanu Chadalavada||2017||Committee Member|
|Donna Arya||Committee Member|
|Emmeline Lagunes Cordoba||Committee Member|
|Dr Fabida Naushad||2017||Committee Member|
|Fatumo Abdi||Public Health Representative|
|Noor Asif||Trainee Doctor Representative|
|Rahat Ghafoor||Committee Member|
|Oana Ciobanasu||Committee Member|
|Santosh Marodhkar||Committee Member|
|Suraju Adeyemo||MTI doctor representative|
|Yasir Abbasi||Overseas doctor representative|
The WACP is an independently incorporated, non-profit, international scientific and educational organization.
The main purpose of WACP is to promote the exchange of scientific knowledge, research initiatives and clinical experiences in the field of cultural psychiatry worldwide. Many national organizations of cultural psychiatry from different regions of the world, including our own Interest Group, are currently affiliated with the Association.
For more details about the WACP, as well as membership information, please visit the Association’s website.
The Second World Congress of Cultural Psychiatry took place in Orvieto, Italy, 26 - 29 2009.
- Transcultural SIG Annual Report 2018
- Transcultural Committee Meeting Minutes September 2018
- Transcultural SIG Annual Report 2017
- Executive Committee Meeting Minutes January 2017
- Transcultural SIG Annual Report 2016
- Read this: Clinical Topics in Cultural Psychiatry Edited by Rahul Bhattacharya, Sean Cross and Dinesh Bhugra
None at present
Transcultural Special Interest Group Annual Conference
Monday 02 March 2020 at the Royal College of Psychiatrists
Please see conference programme for futher information
Transcultural SIG Annual Meeting: Cultural Challenges in Psychiatry in the 21st Century
Monday 18 February 2019 at the Royal College of Psychiatrists
Transcultural Chair presenting at Lunch and Learn
Dr Shahid Latif presented to RCPsych staff at the final Lunch and Learn session of the year on 19 December 2018. He provided staff with an overview of the SIG's work and how he revitalised it's activity. The floor was then open to questions from staff which provided a really good forum for discussion.