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Agnes Vetro, Hungarian child psychiatrist.


Vetro, Agnes was born on July 21, 1947 in Szeged, Hungary. Daughter of Janos and Olga (Nogradi) Vetro.


Doctor of Medicine, Szent-Gyorgyi Albert Medical University, Szeged, 1971. Specialty in pediatrics, Postgraduate Medical School, Budapest, 1975. Specialty in child & adolescent psychiatry, Postgraduate Medical School, Budapest, 1978.

Specialty in child neurology, Postgraduate Medical School, Budapest, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Sciences, Postgraduate Medical School, Budapest, 1987.


Resident, Clinical Child Psychiatry, Rheinhöhe, Germany, 1982-1983; resident, Wurzberg (Germany) U., 1990; resident, Manchester (England) University, 1993; resident department child and adolescent psychiatry, Glasgow U., 1990-1991, 93; lecturer department pediatrics, Szent-Gyorgyi Albert Medical U., 1971-1975; senior lecturer psychiatric clinic, Szent-Gyorgyi Albert Medical U., 1975-1982; associate professor, Szent-Gyorgyi Albert Medical U., 1982-1983; associate professor psychiatric clinic, Szent-Gyorgyi Albert Medical U., 1983-1993; associate professor department pediatrics, Szent-Gyorgyi Albert Medical U., since 1993; department head child and psychiatric department, Szent-Gyorgyi Albert Medical U., since 1995. Director child and adolescent psychiatry Szent-Gyorgyi Albert Medical U., since 1995, department head psychiatric clinic Civil Air Patrol unit, 1984-1993.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1996. Author: Mass Media and the Child, 1993. Member advisory board European Journal Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1993-2001.

      Member editorial board Psychiatrica Hungarica, 1991.


Member Hungarian Civil Air Patrol Specialists (general secretary executive council 1991-1995), Hungarian Pediatrists (executive council since 1995), Association of Empathy (president 1994-1996), Foundation for Mental Health of Children (president since 1995), German Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (correspondent), Hungarian Association for Child Neurology and Psychiatry (president 1990-1994), Hungarian Psychiar. Association (executive council 1989-1994), European Association Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (vice president 1995-1999).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: literature, painting, sports.


Married Istvan Gorzo, July 24, 1970. Children: Laura, Dora.

Janos Vetro

Olga (Nogradi) Vetro

Istvan Gorzo

Dora Vetro

Laura Vetro