WPA 2015

Primary Care Mental Health:
Innovation and Transdisciplinarity

The Palace of Parliament 

Bucharest, Romania

24 - 27 June 2015

Fernando Lolas


Professor, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile (Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Social Sciences, and Institute for International Studies)
Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Studies on Bioethics, University of Chile
Voluntary Faculty, Department of Psychiatry, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, USA
Consultant to World Psychiatric Association (WPA) Ethics Committee
Member of the Ethics Committee, World Federation of Societies for Biological Psychiatry
Fellow and Alumni-Prize, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany
Bellagio Scholar, The Rockefeller Foundation, USA
Former Director, Bioethics Program, Pan American Health Organization (Regional Office of World Health Organization)
Former Member of the UNESCO International Bioethics Committee
Former President, Chilean Society for Neurology, Neurosurgey and Psychiatry
Former Member, WPA Nominations Committee
Doctor Honoris Causa (San Marcos University, Lima, Peru; Ricardo Palma University, Lima, Peru; University of Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina; University of Cordoba, Argentina; University of Jequitinohna e Mucurí, Minas Gerais, Brazil)

Honorary Appointments at universities of Europe, USA, and Latin America

  • Member of the Chilean Academy of Language
  • Corresponding Member, Royal Spanish Academy
  • Honoray Member, Chilean Academy of Medicine
  • Honorary Fellow, World Association for Social Psychiatry
  • Honoray Member, IberoAmerican Society for Medical Law
  • Honorary Member, Mexican National Academy of Bioethics

Publications (Books, Chapters, Papers, literary works)

  • Literary Awards of the City of Santiago (Essay) on several contests
  • Publications list in www.drfernandololas.cl
  • Scientific Publications partially available in Google Scholar and websites of the University of Chile

Editorial Activities (selected and current)

  • Acta Bioethica
  • World Psychiatry
  • BMC Medical Ethics
  • Transcultural Psychiatry
  • Revista de Psiquiatrìa (Madrid)
  • Actas Españolas de Psiquiatría
  • Salud Mental
  • Naturwissenschaft, Technik, Medizin