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educator , Psychiatrist

Mario Maj, Italian Psychiatrist, educator. Member Italian Society of Biological Psychiatry (president since 1991), College of ItalianProfs. of Psychiatry (president since 1997), Italian Society Neurosci. (national councillor), European Psychiatric Association (Executive Committee), World Psychiatric Association (Executive Committee).

Background

Maj, Mario was born on June 20, 1953 in Naples, Italy. Son of Federico and Olga (Imperato) Maj.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Naples, 1977. Diploma in psychiatry, University Naples, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Behavioral Sciences, University Umeå (Sweden), 1985.

Career

Professor mental health University Naples, 1985-1992. Coordinator neuropsychiatric section global program on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome World Health Organization, Geneva, 1989-1991. Professor, chairman department psychiatry University Naples, since 1992.

Director Italian Center for Mental Health World Health Organization, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Mental Disorders in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, 1993. Co-editor: (journal) European Psychiatry, since 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Italian Society of Biological Psychiatry (president since 1991), College of ItalianProfs. of Psychiatry (president since 1997), Italian Society Neurosci. (national councillor), European Psychiatric Association (Executive Committee), World Psychiatric Association (Executive Committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing poetry, listening to chamber music.

Connections

father:
Federico Maj

mother:
Olga (Imperato) Maj