Again this year, researchers worked on projects that provide immediate help to people affected by mental illnesses. They also made progress on fundamental programmes, which are essential for opening up new therapeutic avenues.

Scientific cooperation between teams from several countries must continue to develop. Your involvement is the key to accelerating major discoveries, which are now within reach. Let’s all be united to meet these scientific and medical challenges that the Covid-19 pandemic has made even more present in our daily lives!

We thank you for your support and hope to have the joy of being able to meet you again soon in increasingly favourable health conditions. Take care, have a happy Christmas, and best wishes for a sweet and comforting New Year.

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