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Published Friday, August 31, 2012
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Published Friday, August 31, 2012
Recognizing Excellence in Geriatric Mental Health Care Now Calling for Nominations/Applications AAGP DISTINGUISHED SCIENTIST AWARD For original scientific works accomplished during the course of a career as well as mentorship of the careers of successful contributing junior researchers in the field of geriatric psychiatry. All AAGP members, except for more»
Published Wednesday, July 11, 2012
(Bethesda, MD, July 11, 2012)--This week, the Institute of Medicine released a new report outlining the mental health and substance use workforce needs for the growing population of older adults in the United States. The American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP) is pleased that the IOM report, The Mental Health and Substance Use Workforce for more»
Published Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Today, the Institute of Medicine released a new report outlining the geriatric mental health and substance use workforce needs for the nation. AAGP is pleased that the IOM report, The Mental Health and Substance Use Workforce for Older Adults: In Whose Hands?, documents the interaction between chronic physical health and mental health and the growing need more»
Published Monday, June 25, 2012
The 112th Congress is finding it hard to do what used to seem so easy: the sharp divisions within and between the Republican and Democratic Parties in both the Senate and the House of Representatives have stifled the agendas of both political parties in this election year and left lawmakers to work on below-the-radar and modest, if not minor, pieces of more»
Published Monday, June 25, 2012
2010 Honors Scholars Julie Burke, MD Journal Article: Burke, J.; McQuoid, D.; Payne, M.; Steffens, D.; Krishnan, R.; Taylor, W. (2011). Amygdala Volume in Late-Life Depression: Relationship with Age of Onset. The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 19 (9), 771-776. Daniel Bateman 2011 Annual Meeting Poster Presentation: Bateman, D. R., Rabin, L. more»
Published Monday, June 25, 2012
2010 Scholars Honors Scholars Daniel R. Bateman, MD, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, The Montefiore Medical Center Scholar. Thanks to a generous donation from Montefiore Medical Center upon Dr. Gary J. Kennedy’s request. Julie M. Burke, MD, Duke University Medical Center, The Lantz Family Scholar. Thanks to a generous donation from Dr. Melinda S. more»
Published Monday, June 25, 2012
During the third annual Scholars Program held at the 2012 Annual Meeting, approximately 50 medical students and psychiatry residents gathered to discuss opportunities for pursuing training and careers in geriatric psychiatry. Trainees had the opportunity to learn from many “veteran” psychiatrists: Steven Huege, Gary Moak, EJ Santos, Jason Schillerstrom, more»
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