HBA Psychiatry Service Team Distinguished

A team of the Psychiatry Service from Hospital Beatriz Ângelo was distinguished in the national congress of the specialty, organized by the Portuguese Society of Psychiatry and Mental Health.«

Rita Avelar, Jorge Velosa, António Luengo and Maria João Heitor have received the award of Best Clinical Case, presented during the meeting, with the scientific work “Perturbação esquizo-obsessiva: um subtipo de esquizofrenia?” (Schizo-obsessive disorder: a schizophrenia subtype?).

The 13th National Congress of Psychiatry, held between 24 and 27 January, at Centro de Congressos de Vilamoura, had for central topic, “The normal and the pathological in psychiatry”. For professionals in this area, it was a forum of updating and reflexion on the main themes and scientific advances in clinical and therapeutic fields.

In the photo above, HBA’s team: António Luengo, Maria João Heitor (director of the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health and of the Psychiatry Service), Rita Avelar and Jorge Velosa.