J Korean Geriatr Psychiatry.  2004 Dec;8(2):73-76.

Globalization of Korean Geriatric Psychiatry

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  • 1Department of Psychiatry, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. drobh@chollian.net

Abstract

The Korean Association for Geriatric Psychiatry was founded in 1994. "2004 IPA Asia Pacific Regional Meeting" was held successfully on 8-11 September in Seoul, Korea. KAGP celebrated its 10th anniversary with the participation on the International Psychogeriatric Association (IPA) Members. Now, it is the time to proceed rapid "globalization". "Globalization" should be approached to IPA mission and vision such as "to improve the mental health of older people everywhere through education, research, professional development, advocacy, health promotion and service development and increasing multi-disciplinary nature."

Keyword

Korean geriatric psychiatry; Globaliaztion
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