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Efforts have been undertaken in Geneva and in Zürich.

Programme Highlights

  • The Geneva programme will be carried out in cooperation with a centre in Bilbao, Spain, coordinated by Miguel Gonzalez-Torres. The first step of this programme will be to conduct pre- and post-test surveys of consumers, family members and a variety of healthcare workers, including emergency room personnel.
  • The goal of the Zürich programme is to educate the medical community that early detection and treatment of schizophrenia can improved outcome of the illness. To this end, a special consultation office has been established to improve the knowledge of general practitioners. This effort is linked to one in Basel.

Programme Coordinator
Dr. José Guimón
Département de Psychiatrie
2, Chemin du Petit-Bel-Air
1225 Chêne-Bourg, Geneva
Fax: 305-57-99
Email: jose.guimon@hcuge.ch

Prof. Wulf Rössler
PUK Sektor West
Postfach 1930s
Militärstr. 8
8021 Zürich
Fax: 01 296 7409
Email: Roessler@spd.unizh.ch
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