American Psychiatric Association 2018 Annual Meeting

The American Psychiatric Association 2018 Annual Meeting features a variety of innovative sessions and tracks focusing on changing the practice and perception of psychiatry. The meeting will take place from May 5 to 9 in New York City with opportunities to learn from renowned experts, discover ground-breaking technology, and understand new therapies. Sign up for our daily e-mail blasts on our registration page, and check back here during the conference for the full coverage.
May 08, 2018
ALKS 5461 has already demonstrated efficacy versus placebo as an adjunctive major depressive disorder treatment in short-term randomized clinical trials. In a poster, researchers reported on the long-term efficacy, safety, and tolerability of the proposed therapy.
May 08, 2018
Two posters presented at the American Psychiatric Association's 2018 Annual Meeting examined the factors patients with schizophrenia consider when deciding whether or not to take their medications and outcomes of a new medication to treat patients with schizophrenia and alcohol use disorder.
May 07, 2018
At the American Psychiatric Association 2018 Annual Meeting, held in New York, New York, a panel addressed the role of digital innovation in delivering mental health care.
 
May 07, 2018
On Monday, May 7, during a poster session at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, researchers presented new data on the injectable antipsychotic treatment aripiprazole lauroxil (Aristada), which is indicated for the treatment of schizophrenia.
May 07, 2018
In a discussion during the American Psychiatric Association 2018 Annual Meeting, held in New York, New York, a panel of psychiatrists argued that private insurance is failing patients with mental health disorders, and that a single-payer system would provide better access and better care for the most seriously ill patients.
May 06, 2018
In a talk on integrative healthcare for transgender populations during the American Psychiatric Association’s 2018 Annual Meeting, held in New York, New York, Hansel Arroyo, MD, director of psychiatry and behavioral medicine at the Institute for Advanced Medicine at the Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital, discussed the Institute’s approach to addressing mental health needs in the delivery of care.
 
May 06, 2018
During the American Psychiatric Association’s 2018 Annual Meeting, held in New York, New York, Patricia Newton, MD, MA, MPH, delivered the 2018 Solomon Carter Fuller Lecture, in which she discussed the challenges that face patients and psychiatrists of African descent.
May 06, 2018
During a workshop, panelists discussed outreach efforts, including Project Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes, known as Project ECHO, to deliver psychiatric care to underserved patients in the United States and Canada.
May 05, 2018
Posters presented at the American Psychiatric Association 2018 Annual Meeting highlight methods of treating patients with substance use disorder.
May 05, 2018
Mental health disorders are both a cause and a consequence of social determinants of health, and providing integrated care that addresses issues outside of the health system will require work at multiple levels, including clinical, policy, and finance, explained Benjamin G. Druss, MD, of the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University.
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