AAGP Members-in-Training: Vote for your next representative to the AAGP Board of Directors. Votes are due August 29. Learn more and vote at www.AAGPonline.org/electionMIT.
Support the Scholars Fund of the Geriatric Mental Health Foundation. The fund supports the Scholars Program, which brings trainees to the AAGP Annual Meeting to introduce them to geriatric psychiatry through special sessions, fellows, training directors, and leaders in the field. Donations received by September 30 will be used for the 2015 program. Please donate at www.AAGPonline.org/donateGMHF.
Nominations for APA's Geriatric Psychiatry Awards are Due August 15. APA awards the Hartford-Jeste Award for Future Leaders in Geriatric Psychiatry and the Jack Weinberg Memorial Award for Geriatric Psychiatry. More >>
Former AAGP President Charles A. Shamoian Passed Away May 12. Dr. Shamoian, a founding father of geriatric psychiatry, is remembered for his clinical skills, sharp intellect, and deep compassion for older patients. More >>
New Online CME. AAGP is now offering two online sessions. View sessions from the AAGP 2014 Annual Meeting on neurocognitive disorders and late-life depression. More >>
Awards Presented to AAGP Members for Excellence in the Field. Awards were given to a clinician, an educator, and two researchers for their outstanding work. More >>
Looking for a new job? Check out AAGP's Jobs page for open positions.
Impact Factor for the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry Reaches New Heights. The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry's impact factor has reached an historic high of 4.131 for 2012, according to Thomson Reuters' Journal Citation Reports®, jumping from 3.64 for 2011. The AJGP is now ranked 25 of 135 journals in psychiatry and 7 of 46 journals in geriatrics/gerontology. Congratulations to Editor-in-Chief Dilip V. Jeste, MD, and the entire editorial team! More >>