WELCOME!

Dear Colleagues, dear Friends,

We are delighted to invite you to the 18th International Forum on Mood and Anxiety Disorders that will be held in July in Vienna.

IFMAD has developed the reputation over many years of being the most interactive, stimulating and productive educational meeting in its field in Europe and since 2015 we are providing an even more comprehensive scientific and educational programme. In a friendly atmosphere difficult clinical challenges are dissected, discussed and reformulated with high ranking experts to achieve the best evidence based path to treatment in depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder. To avoid bias, our educational program is completely independent from pharmaceutical support.

IFMAD will provide an opportunity to listen to leading experts who will provide up to date news on the most recent developments in Mood and Anxiety disorders. IFMAD 2019 topics will include: Treatment-resistant depression, Augmentation strategies in MDD, Inflammation in mood and anxiety disorders, Cognition in MDD, Behavioral addictions, Anxiety disorders with addiction, Prevention of suicide, New data on lithium, Postpartum depression, Glutamatergic approaches to mood disorders, Developments in digital psychiatry and cognitive and functional remediation in bipolar disorder.

We look forward to seeing you all in Vienna for IFMAD 2019, to building strong professional contacts an expanding international network, to welcoming new participants and meeting our old friends, and discussing together the most important issues in this area of medicine!