Professor Philippe Courtet France

Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Montpellier and Head of the Department of Emergencic Psychiatry at the Academic Hospital, Montpellier; Member of the European Psychiatric Association (EPA); Co-chairman of the Suicide Network of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology; Chairman of the “Suicide” Task Force of the World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry; President of the French Association of Biological Psychiatry and Neuropsychopharmacology; President of the next EPA Congress, Nice 2018. His areas of interest and expertise include vulnerability factors, endophenotypes and the neuroanatomy of suicidal behaviours, genomics of bipolar disorders and eating disorders; author of many book chapters and editor of two textbooks on suicidal behaviour.