Study visits

Study visit I

Name: Dr Vanja Mandić Maravić;
Position: Resident, 3rd year;
Hospital: University of Louisville, Department of psychiatry and behavioral sciences
City: Louisville, Kentucky, SAD;
Period: 26.02 – 01.04.2011

Main aim of the visit: To gain knowledge about the principles of diagnosis and treatment for affective and acute mental disorders, under both ambulatory and clinical conditions; Observation of the application of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS).

Other relevant contents of the visit: Attending lectures for 2nd year psychiatry residents (psychotherapy – cognitive-behavioral and psychodynamic), ambulatory work at the University Clinic for Bipolar Disorder.

Study visit II

Name: Dr Milutin Kostić;
Position: Resident, 2nd year;
Hospital: Lambeth Early Onset Psychosis Unit;
City: London;
Period: 01.10.2011 – 31.12.2011

Main aim of the visit: Learning about treating patients with first-episode psychosis or early-onset psychosis in the community and in hospital.

Other relevant contents of the visit: Attending a seminar for psychiatry residents in Rngland, and all other academic activities and lectures organized at the King’s College Institute of Psychiatry in London