The 26th Annual Conference of the Indian Psychiatric Society, Assam State Branch with the theme of “Women & Mental Health” will be held on 23 and 24 September 2016 in Silchar Medical College Auditorium, Silchar.
A souvenir will be released to commemorate the event. In addition, a scientific update is planned that will be an ISBN publication (978-93-85063-18-3). Academy Publisher is publishing the update in collaboration with Bookbell on behalf of the organising committee.
Uniformity of Articles
Along with the theme of women and mental health, any article on subjects of contemporary relevance with recent developments is welcomed. The article is preferred to be within 3000 words, prepared in word format (.doc or .docx), and send by 22 August 2016 as email attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following reference pattern-
Citations appear parenthetically in the text and listed in alphabetical, not in numbered order. In-text-citations should be as follows:
“… was reported (Sreevani 2015).”
or : “Sreevani (2015) reported …”.
In the case of 2 authors, use the “&” sign: (Kumar & Phookun 2015).
In the case of 3 and more authors, use “et al.”: “(Alam et al. 2015)”.
References should be listed in ALPHABETICAL ORDER at the end of the article as follows:
Das D, Talukdar U, Chisty SJS, Das MK, Das S. Serum prolactin level in patients taking olanzapine. Open J Psychiatry Allied Sci. 2015;6:50-8.
Sadock BJ, Sadock VA, Ruiz P. Kaplan & Sadock’s synopsis of psychiatry: behavioral sciences/clinical psychiatry. 11th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer; 2015.
Nonacs RM, Cohen LS. Postpartum psychiatric syndromes. In: Sadock BJ, Sadock VA, editors. Kaplan & Sadock’s comprehensive textbook of psychiatry. 7th ed. New York: Lippincott Williams and Wilkinson; 2000. p. 1276-83.
In today’s Horizon (Friday 22 July 2016), the supplement with The Assam Tribune, Shyamanta Das, Editor-in-Chief of the Open Journal of Psychiatry & Allied Sciences (OJPAS™) in his Mind Matters column, titled “Addicted to ‘world is yours’” reviewed the Case Report, “Methamphetamine: symptoms under the bridge” by Mohit Saini, Senilo Magh, Nishant Ohri, and S Gojendra Singh that is published advance online in OJPAS™.