Professor Adela Magdalena Ciobanu

MD, PhD in medical sciences,
Associate Professor at “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy    “Carol Davila” in Bucharest, Romania.


Head of 1ST Clinical Department of Psychiatry at Prof. Dr. “Alexandru Obregia” Clinical Hospital of Psychiatry.


2014 - 2017 medical director at Prof. Dr. “Alexandru Obregia” Clinical Hospital of Psychiatry.


Research Project Manager, member of multiple research teams in national and international projects.


Author and coordinator of several specialized books.


Founding member and past vice-president of the Romanian Society of Biological Psychiatry and of the Association of Free Psychiatrist of Romania.


Honorifically member of Association of Free Psychiatrist in Romania, active member of the Romanian Association of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy.


Member of the board of scientific and professional international structures, expert of evaluation of guides and procedures within currently active project through National Mental Health center and drug-use fighting: “Development of professional abilities for the medical personell involved in screening of affective disorders and prevention of suicidal behavior”.


2017- Vice-president of the Psychiatric Commission of the Ministry of Health and Family of Romania.


International awards: “ The best poster award” by the World Wide Association of Psychiatry for thee poster named “ Value of Depression, Remission and Diabetes Control and Quality of Life” at WPA 2013 Bucharest Congress, “ Primary Care, Mental Health and Public Health Integration: The Catalytic Role of Information and Communication Technology.


National distinctions:  “ Constantin Radulescu – Motru” prize on behalf of the Romanian Academy for the paper: Depression Disorder, volume I, 2015, and also an award within Research Results Awarding – Articles - 2016 Competition. Ministry of National Education and Research – Human Resources Department -, prize for the article entitled “ Electropolymerized molecular imprinting on glassy carbon electrode for voltammetric detection of dopamine in biological samples “.



16.05.2019 CME Credits Update

The scientific programme is accredited with 14 WPA Education credits (14 CME).

Foreign participants will receive WPA Educational Credits Certificates via e-mail.


24.01.2019 The deadline for the submission of abstracts has been extended

Dear colleagues,
Hereby we are informing you that, in accordance with the decision of the Organizing
Committee of the international conference “Centenary of community based psychiatry:
Landmarks and Perspectives”, 
the deadline for the submission of abstracts has been extended until March 01, 2019 (inclusive).
The abstract submission section will be available in your personal account after
The conditions for abstract submission are also described in your personal account.


01.06.2018 Electronic pre-registration opened.

Call for papers

Scientific Committee invites you to contribute with an article on the organization of community-based mental care in your country. The collection of articles will be published as a book that aims to reflect current situation in community-based mental care in different countries over the globe (details on publication terms and conditions will be provided shortly). The language of publication is English.
If you would like to contribute with the article, please, contact [email protected] for further instructions. Please, provide information regarding your name, your country, professional position and affiliations in the covering letter.