The American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry is a national association representing and serving its members and the field of geriatric psychiatry. It is dedicated to promoting the mental health and well being of older people and improving the care of those with late-life mental disorders. AAGP’s mission is to enhance the knowledge base and standard of practice in geriatric psychiatry through education and research and to advocate for meeting the mental health needs of older Americans.
Each year AAGP holds its Annual Meeting, a four-day scientific conference of educational sessions, which attracts 1,100 members of the geriatric psychiatry community. To learn more, visit www.AAGPmeeting.org.
AAGP publishes a monthly scientific journal, The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, available online at www.AJGPonline.org.
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