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

GMHF Scholars Program Donations - We need your assistance!

We are accepting donations for the Scholars Program. The amount of money we receive directly influences the number of Scholars we are able to invite. It is important we encourage the next generation of medical students and residents to consider careers in Geriatric Psychiatry. Please visit to make a donation today.

Call for Nominations - AAGP Awards!

AAGP offers several awards to recognize excellence in the field of late-life mental health care, which will be presented at the Opening Plenary Session on March 24 in conjunction with the AAGP Annual Meeting, March 24-27 in Dallas, Texas.

Do you know someone deserving of that recognition? Is it you? Nominations/applications for awards are due November 4.

For detailed information on AAGP's 2017 awards, including eligibility and the nomination/application process, visit

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.