IAWMH 2011-2013

Executive Committee,

from left - Anita Riecher-Rossler,

Teri Pearlstein, Susan Kornstein, Donna Stewart and Marta Rondon.


 

Executive Director

Debra Tucker, CMP

debra@iawmh.org

 

International

Association for

Women's Mental Health

8213 Lakenheath Way Potomac, Maryland 20854 USA

Phone / 1-301-983-6282

Fax / 1-301-983-6288


IAWMH Leadership - 2017 -2019      Past Presidents

President

Jayashri Kulkarni, MBBS, MPM, PhD

The Alfred Hospital and Monash University

Faculty of Medicine,Nursing and Health Sciences

Melbourne, Australia

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Vice President

Florence Thibaut, MD, PhD
Professor, University Hospital Cochin, 
Faculty of Medicine Paris Descartes
Paris, France
Florence Thibaut, MD, PhD
Psychiatrist and Endocrinologist
Professor of Psychiatry, Ph.D. in 
Neurosciences University Hospital Cochin 
Faculty of Medicine Paris Descartes 
Paris, France 

Florence Thibaut, MD, PhD

Professor, University Hospital Cochin, 

Faculty of Medicine Paris Descartes

Paris, France

Florence Thibaut, MD, PhD

Professor, University Hospital Cochin, 

Faculty of Medicine Paris Descartes

Paris, France

Florence Thibaut, MD, PhD

Professor, University Hospital Cochin, 

Faculty of Medicine Paris Descartes

Paris, France

Secretary
Prabha S. Chandra, MD, FRCPsych
Professor of Psychiatry and Consultant, Perinatal Psychiatry Service
National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences
Bangalore, India

Treasurer

Susan G. Kornstein, MD

Professor of Psychiatry and Obstetrics/Gynecology
Executive Director, Institute for Women's Health
Director of Clinical Research, Department of Psychiatry
Virginia Commonwealth University
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Women's Health

Richmond, Virginia, USA

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Immediate Past President

Professor Helen Herrman  MD (Melb), MBBS, FRANZCP, FPH, FAFPHM

President of the World Psychiatric Association (WPA)

President of the Pacific Rim College of Psychiatrists

Director of Research at Orygen: 

The National Centre for Excellence in Youth Mental Health

Professor of Psychiatry in the Centre for Youth Mental Health, The University of Melbourne

Director, World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre in Mental Health

Melbourne, Australia

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Advisory Board - Permanent Members

Silvia Lucia Gaviria, MD

Chief of Department of Psychiatry
CES University, Medellin, Colombia

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Prof. Unaiza Niaz, MD, DPM, FRCPsych

Honorary Member,The World Psychiatric Association,
    Former Chair, Section on Women's Mental Health,The World Psychiatric Association
President, Pakistan Society for Traumatic Stress Studies

The Psychiatric Clinic & Stress Research Centre

Karachi, Pakistan

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Teri Pearlstein, MD

Associate Professor, Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Director of Behavioral Medicine, Women's Medicine Collaborative, a Lifespan partner

Providence, Rhode Island, USA

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Prof. Dr. med. Anita Riecher-Rossler

Head of the Center for Gender Research and Early Detection

Psychiatric University Clinics

Basel, Switzerland

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Marta B. Rondon, MD 

Former Deputy Dean, Peruvian College of Physicians and Assistant Professor, Secition on Psychiatry and Mental Health, Department of Medicine, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

Lima, Peru

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Donna E. Stewart, CM, MD, FRCPC

Past President, IAWMH
University Professor, Chair of Women's Health,
University Health Network and University of Toronto
Senior Scientist, Toronto General Research Institute
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
 
Advisory Board - Term - 2015 - 2019

Margarita Saenz Herrero, MD, PhD

University of the Basque Country

Bilbao, Spain 

Alava University Hospital

Victoria, Spain 


Toshiko Kamo, MD, PhD
Director and Professor of Institute of Women’s Health

Tokyo Women’s Medical University

Tokyo, Japan


Simone Vigod, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Psychiatrist and Lead, Reproductive Life Stages Program

Women’s Mental Health Program, Women’s College Hospital

Shirley Brown Clinician Scientist in Women’s Mental Health

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, 

University of Toronto

Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences

Toronto, Ontario,  Canada




Regional Representatives to the Board of Directors


IAWMH strives to have regional representation from all geographic areas

 

Africa

Olayinka Omigbodun, MBBS, MPH, FWACP, FMCPsych - University of Ibadan & Head, Department of Child & Adolescent, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

 

Asia

Prabha S. Chandra, MD, FRCPsych - National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India

 

Australia/NewZealand

Anne Buist - University of Melbourne, Austin Health/Northpark, Australia

Jayashri Kulkarni, MBBS, MPM, PhD - Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Australia

 
 

North Africa/Middle East

Josyan Madi-Skaff, MD - Psychiatry Department, The Lebanese Hospital, Lebanon

 
 

South America

Prof. Dra. Elena Levin - Founder of the Woman Mental Health chair of the Association of Argentinean Psychiatrists¨¨(living in Argentina and abroad) A.P.S.A.

 

Central America

Sara Murillo Antunez, MD - Honduras

 

Western Europe

Anita Riecher-Rossler 

 

 

Eastern Europe

OPEN 

 
 

North America

Represented by Treasurer Susan Kornstein and Teri Pearlstein

 



Representatives to the Board of Directors from Cooperating Organizations


 


EUFAMI (European Federation of Associations of Families of People with Mental Illness) - www.eufami.org


Sigrid Steffen, President, EUFAMI


 


International Marce Society - www.marcesociety.com


Nine Glangeaud-Freudenthal, Ph.D., President-Elect, Marce Society, INSERM, Villejuif, France


 


International Menopause Society - www.imsociety.org


David Sturdee, MD, President, International Menopause Society, United Kingdom


 


ISPOG (International Society of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology) -  www.ispog.org


Prof. PhD Beate Wimmer-Puchinger, Executive Director for Women`s Health /City of Vienna, Austria


 


NASPOG (North American Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynecology) - www.naspog.org


Teri Pearlstein, MD, Associate Professor, Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director of Behavioral Medicine, Women’s Medicine Collaborative, a Lifespan partner,
Providence, Rhode Island, USA


 


World Psychiatric Association - www.wpanet.org


Prof. Helen Herrman, Professor of Psychiatry , University of Melbourne, Orygen Youth Health Research Centre, Melbourne, Australia