Sergio Lewkowicz is psychiatrist, training and supervising psychoanalyst of the Porto Alegre Psychoanalytic Society (SPPA).
Sergio was president and chair of the Institute of the Porto Alegre Psychoanalytical Society where he teached regularly in a weekly basis.
He was member of the Programme Committee of the 43rd Congress in New Orleans (2004) where he was the plenary session discussant of the Keynote Papers. A former member of the Publications Committee of the IPA (2001-2009), former member of the website task force of IPA (2012-2014), he is currently Latin American representative for the Board of IPA.
Sergio Lewkowicz is the former Scientific Director of the Latin American Psychoanalytic Federation (FEPAL, 2012-2014) and he is currently a professor and supervisor for psychoanalytic psychotherapy in the Psychiatry Department of the Medical School of the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul.
He is a former Latin American Deputy Editor of the International Journal of Psychoanalysis and former Editor of the Psychiatry Journal of Rio Grande do Sul.