Membership

The Society is a nonprofit organization dedicated to “Advancing our understanding of mood disorders” and “Improving patients’ lives”. Since its inception the Society has continued to grow and in 2012 was recognized by the World Psychiatric Association as the principal international society for mood disorders.

The ISBD has a number of membership programs that facilitate the inclusion of the entire range of individuals, societies and organizations that share its strategic mission.


General Membership

Any individual with an interest in research or clinical care of individuals with mood disorders can apply for membership of the Society. For more information about the benefits of membership, please click here

 

Corporate Affiliate Membership

Organizations or companies who have an interest in the treatment, research and education in the field of psychiatric disorders, particularly mood disorders, can apply for membership of the Society. For more information, please click here

 

Advocacy Affiliate Membership

Any groups or organizations of patients, carers or advocates in the field of psychiatric disorders, particularly mood disorders can apply for membership of the Society. For more information, please click here.

 

With a membership representing approximately 50 countries and a scientific board representing 15 countries, the ISBD reflects the democratic spirit of an international organization.  We would like to thank all ISBD Members for their support.  We would also like to say a special thank you to each of the ISBD Lifetime Members:

Jaime Aguilar Gasca, MD Roumen Milev, MD, PhD
Chris Aiken, MD Eunsoo Moon, MD
Abdullah Aldaoud, SSC-psych Willem Nolen, MD, PhD
Jean-Michel Aubry, MD Cathy Petchel, MA
Serge Beaulieu, MD, PhD Waltraud Prechter
Michael Berk, MBBch, Mmed M.S. Reddy, MD
Britta Bernhard Soham Rej, MD, MSc
Frederick Cassidy, MD Suzane M. Renaud
Jae Seung Chang, MD, PhD Linda Rhodes, MD
Andree Daigneault, MD Kevin Rowe
Gustavo Delucchi, MD Basant K. Singh, MD
Sandra Dittmann, PhD Joe Soohyun, MD, PhD
Russell D'Souza, MD Trisha Suppes, MD
Gianni Faedda, MD Eiji Suzuki, MD
Tiffany Farchione, MD John Tiller, MD
Mary A. Fristad, PhD Mauricio Tohen, MD, DrPH, MBA
Prasad Rao Gundugurti, MDDPM Shang-Ying Tsai, MD
Kyooseob Ha, MD, PhD Dubuis Vesselin, MD
Tae Hyon Ha, PhD E. Mohandas Warrier, MD
Erkki Isometsa, MD, PhD Lakshmi Yatham, MD
Jeong-Hyun Kim, MD Hee Jeong Yoo, MD, PhD
Renu Kotwal, MD Eric Youngstrom, PhD
Heon-Jeong Lee, MD, PhD