March 30 - April 1, 2017, Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
  Join us in Chicago for this highly interactive, learning-focused meeting  
Earn up to 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  Obtain Your Entire Year’s ABPN SA Requirement for MOC

Don’t wait! Last year’s meeting sold out.

Topics at this CME Meeting for Psychiatrists and Mental Health Clinicians include:

  • Malingering & Medicolegal Risk New Topic!

  • Personality Disorders

  • Schizophrenia

  • Somatic Disorders New Topic!

  • Antipsychotics

  • Substance Abuse

  • Psychiatric Disorders in Children & Adolescents New Topic!

  • Women’s Mental Health

  • Geriatric Psychiatry

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome New Topic!

Dear Colleagues:
On behalf of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists and CURRENT PSYCHIATRY we are pleased to present our 2017 Psychiatry Update.

This highly practical, educational meeting will offer 2.5 days of clinically useful information and up to 18 CME Credits, including your entire year’s ABPN SA requirement, plus credit toward your MOC.

In our interactive, learning-focused format, nationally renowned faculty will provide best practice information specifically designed to address the everyday challenges of improving outcomes for your patients.

As always, our meeting offers an outstanding opportunity for peer-to-peer learning and networking. With question and answers allotted for every session, there is ample time to share best practices and find solutions to your most difficult clinical challenges.

Buoyed by the success of our annual meetings, which have seen participation grow 6-fold in just a few short years, the AACP is poised to become a major presence in the field. We invite you to join us by becoming an AACP member! AACP members enjoy many benefits, including up to a $150 discount to attend the Psychiatry Update. Please see the application form on our registration page for more information.

We hope you can join us in Chicago!

Richard Balon, MD
Donald W. Black, MD
Meeting Co-Chairs

Co-Directors Richard Balon, MD Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences
Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan

Donald W. Black, MD Professor of Psychiatry
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, Iowa

Faculty Donald W. Black, MD Professor of Psychiatry
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, Iowa

Marlene P. Freeman, MD Associate Professor of Psychiatry,
Harvard Medical School
Director of Clinical Services,
Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Mark S. Gold, MD Chairman
Scientific Advisory Boards
RiverMend Health
17th University of Florida Alumni Association
Distinguished Alumni Professor and Emeritus Eminent Scholar
Professor (Adjunct)
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Psychiatry
Atlanta, Georgia

George Grossberg, MD Professor, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry
Saint Louis University
St. Louis, Missouri

Kevin P. Hill, MD, MHS Director
Substance Abuse Consultation Service
Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse
McLean Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Belmont, Massachusetts

Douglas Mossman, MD Professor and Program Director, Division of Forensic Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, Ohio

Henry A. Nasrallah, MD The Sydney W. Souers Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Jeffrey R. Strawn, MD, FAACAP Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Pediatrics
Director, Anxiety Disorders Research Program
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio

Alexander W. Thompson, MD, MBA, MPH Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, Iowa