Fun Things to do in New Orleans!

February 22, 2023

Don’t miss all the fun and attractions while you’re in New Orleans for the 2023 AAGP Annual Meeting! We’ve put together a list of some fun and exciting things to…

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AAGP Congratulates Dr. Maria Llorente: 2023 John D. Chase Award Recipient

February 18, 2023

AAGP Congratulates AAGP Member, Dr. Maria D. Llorente, VHA Deputy Assistant Under Secretary for Health for Patient Care Services, for the 2023 John D. Chase Award for Executive Excellence in…

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Join AAGP in New Orleans!

February 16, 2023

Join AAGP Annual Meeting in New Orleans! Registration is closing soon! We are excited to host 2023 Panel Plenary Speakers as they discuss finding the joy in your career path…

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New Associate AJGP Editorial Board Members Announced

February 10, 2023

The Editor, the editorial board of the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (AJGP), the managing editorial team at Stellarmed, and the publisher at Elsevier are pleased to announce the appointment…

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AAGP Announces 2023 Plenary Speaker, Dr. Julianne Holt-Lunstad

February 9, 2023

AAGP is excited to announce the 2023 Plenary Speaker, Dr. Julianne Holt-Lunstad! Register today to attend this exciting session on Saturday March 4, at 11:15 AM, and more.

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JAMA Response by AAGP Members on the Importance of Screening Older Patients for Anxiety

February 1, 2023

Is Anxiety in Late Life an Uncharted Territory? —Questioning the USPSTF Draft Recommendation Statement for Anxiety Screening in Older Adult by Dr. Carmen Andreescu, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh…

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Congratulations to AAGP Co-President Rajesh Tampi, MD

November 11, 2022

Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, has been selected to receive the 2021 Jack Weinberg Award for Geriatric Psychiatry from the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and APA Foundation. The award honors a…

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AGS Launches Mobile Version of Its New Cognitive Screening Toolkit

November 11, 2022

The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) launched its new AGS Cognitive Screening Toolkit on the iGeriatrics app today, introducing an easy-to-access resource that can help clinicians select the appropriate free, open-access cognitive screening test…

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AAGP Issues Statement on Travel Ban/Immigration Executive Order

November 11, 2022

On February 6, AAGP released an official statement on President Trump’s executive order. “…[this] executive order puts further strain on the physician workforce in areas of dire need,” said AAGP…

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World Health Organization’s (WHO) ICD-11 Proposal

September 21, 2021

AAGP was recently informed of the WHO’s ICD-11 proposal to transfer all dementia diagnoses from the Mental or Behavioral Health Disorder section to the Nervous System section. Click here to view…

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