The David A. Mrazek Memorial Lecture in Psychiatric Pharmacogenomics will honor a pioneer in using genetic data to personalize drug treatments for mental illness.
Funding for biomedical research must be increased and stabilized to ensure the nation’s health and its scientific workforce, say advocates.
Former U.S. Surgeon General David Satcher, M.D., will give the keynote address at APA’s 2014 Institute of Psychiatric Services, to be held October 30 to November 2 in San Francisco.
Because venturing into the realm of mental health policy can be daunting for some APA members, the Association is serving as a bridge between psychiatry and legislation.
The new Recovery to Practice course is designed to help psychiatrists and mental health professionals foster a deeper relationship with patients, say the course developers.
The Scientific Program Commitee of the Institute on Psychiatric Services has ensured that integrated care topics have a prominent place on this year’s program.
The APA Board of Trustees examines factors that are poised to change the way many psychiatrists practice their specialty.
Stigma remains one of the largest deterrents keeping people from accessing needed mental health care, and the problem is especially acute among minority populations.
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