What’s New at the APA
Does Your Residency Program Have an Opening?
Are you looking for a residency training program or have an opening at your program? The Clearinghouse is APA’s free service to residents, students and residency programs. The Clearinghouse allows those seeking residency/fellowship positions to see what is available and programs seeking applicants to post their openings. Post your vacancy information for applicants here.
Video Explains PsychPRO, APA’s Mental Health Registry
Curious about PsychPRO, the new mental health registry from APA? Click here to watch a short video that explains how PsychPRO can help you treat patients and meet your certification requirements. PsychPRO is open to individual psychiatrists as well as large group practices and hospitals.
Choose Which Emails You Receive on Psychiatry.org
Did you know that you can select which topics the APA emails you about? Visit psychiatry.org to subscribe to our daily Headlines email and choose from topics like Annual Meetings, job postings and the APA Foundation that you want to learn more about. To manage your email subscriptions, sign in to your account at my.psychiatry.org, then click on your account name and select “My Profile.” Click on “Communication Preferences” in the menu on the left to see all your email options. Trouble logging in? Call (888) 35-PSYCH for help resetting your password.
October Course of the Month
October Course of the Month – Neurocognitive Implications of Heavy Marijuana Use in Adolescence
Each month, members have free access to an online CME course on a trending topic. The October course reviews neuroimaging evidence characterizing the neural sequelae of heavy marijuana use in youth using data from several studies. Click here to access the Course of the Month and sign up for updates about this free member benefit.
Month Long Event (october)
Join us on October 11th, 2017 at the University of Southern Maine in Portland for the Maine Health Management Coalition and Maine Medical Association’s 3rd annual symposium on health care value! This year we are excited to announce Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief at Kaiser Health News and the New York Times best-selling author of An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back as our keynote speaker. A frequent contributor to the New York Times‘ Sunday Review, Dr. Rosenthal has made national appearances on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, C-Span, This American Life, NPR’s Fresh Air, The Diane Rehm Show, and many others.
In addition to Dr. Rosenthal, the symposium offers a variety of breakouts focused on actionable strategies to increase healthcare quality and lower costs, and plenty of opportunities to network with other business and healthcare leaders in the state. Don’t miss out on your chance to attend Maine’s second largest health care conference!
(Wednesday) 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Abromson Center, University of Southern MaineTrevor Putnoky 88 Bedford Street Portland, Maine 04104
IPS: The Mental Health Services Conference
Enhancing Access & Effective Care
Highlighting innovations in clinical services. Explore 80+ sessions, unique learning formats, and several in-depth courses. Other topics include:
Register today for the 2017 IPS meeting in New Orleans, Oct. 19-22, 2017! Highlighting innovations in clinical services, IPS includes more than 80 sessions, unique learning formats, and several in-depth courses. Advance registration ends Sept. 28. Click here to learn more and register.
Month Long Event (october)
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
2 Poydras Street New Orleans, LA 70130 (504) 561-0500