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University Medical Center Groningen

prof. dr. R.A. (Robert) Schoevers

Professor of Psychiatry and Head of Department Psychiatry UMCG
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Teaching current (2010-now)

Medical students, psychiatry residents and researchers at UMCG; clinical psychiatry, treatment of severe mental disorders, psychiatric epidemiology and prevention, diagnostic and research methods.

Other audiences; new developments in psychiatry, clinical leadership a.o.

Teaching earlier (1986-2010)

Medical Students and interns; depts. of General Practice and Medical Psychology at UMC Amsterdam; clinical communication skills training.

Psychiatry residents; supervison forensic psychiatric evaluations for the court

Psychiatry residency, staff and medical internship programs Arkin and VU Amsterdam; a.o. Evidence Based Mental Health, psychiatric epidemiology, clinical leadership

Other activities

Wrote and directed educational video/TV programs on medical/psychiatric topics;  a.o. ‘Doe even Normaal’ broadcast in 2014 (

Together with Selma Parmentier, a writer who has had severe depressions, we published the book ‘Diagnosis Depression’ that provides both patient and clinician perspective on this disorder for a lay audience ( 


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