Annual Meeting

The AAGP Annual Meeting is the premier educational event in geriatric mental health care. Read more »

Find a Geriatric Psychiatrist

Locate a geriatric psychiatrist in your area. Read more »

AAGP Journal

Official Journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry. Read more »

Career Opportunity

Search career opportunities in geriatric psychiatry. Read more »

GMHF Scholars

Congratulations to Dr. Hugh C. Hendrie for receiving the Henry Wisniewski Lifetime Achievement Award in Alzheimer’s Disease Research

Dr. Hugh C. Hendrie was awarded the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award in London on July 16, 2017 at the 2017 Alzheimer's Association International Conference. Click here to view press release from the Alzhemier's Association. 

Related Conference - 5th Asian Congress of Schizophrenia Research held on September 1-3, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand

Theme of congress:

-Future Care of Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders in Asia
-Psychosocial Rehabilitation for Persons with Psychotic Disorders

AAGP 2018 Annual Meeting: Call for Presentations

AAGP welcomes proposal submissions for symposium, case presentation or other educational programs that will enhance our focus on patient care while promoting and sustaining healthy aging, diversity, and inclusion. Click here for more information.
Oral presentation/Early Investigator Poster/ New Research Poster abstracts are due by October 15.

Looking for a new job? Check out AAGP's Jobs page for open positions.

About Us

Who we are

The American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP) is the only national association that has products, activities and publications, which focus exclusively on the challenges of geriatric psychiatry. Practitioners, researchers, educators, students, the public anyone interested in improving the mental health of the elderly have relied on AAGP since 1978 as the key driver for progress for elderly mental health care.


The American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry is a national association representing and serving its members and the field of geriatric psychiatry. AAGP promotes the mental health and well-being of older people through professional education, public advocacy, and support of career development for clinicians, educators, and researchers in geriatric psychiatry and mental health.

Why choose us

Whether you want to advance your career, engage the research community, or shape how science and society treat the elderly, AAGP has the right resources to help you. Make a difference today, for yourself, for the field, and for your patients.