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Data Reported Under the Physician Payments Sunshine Act Is Now Available for Review

APA members are strongly encouraged to register with CMS.

APA Writes Letter to CMS Regarding Proposed Rule for Medicare Program

APA Submits a letter to CMS regarding the Proposed Rule for Medicare Program; Revisions to payment policies under the Physician Fee Schedule, Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule and other revisions to Part B for CY2015

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Renée Binder, M.D., Takes Office as APA President

Renée Binder, M.D., began her one-year term as President of APA at the conclusion of the APA Annual Meeting in Toronto on May 20, and Maria A. Oquendo, M.D., began her term as President-elect.

New Research: Undermining Radical Extremists’ “Victim” Narrative Could Prevent Recruitment

Through a literature review focusing on Islamic groups abroad and white power groups within the United States, medical student David Brown found that both groups “portray… themselves as victims of an oppressive force who must assume the role of heroes or champions to a global threat.”

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Representative Murphy Addresses Assembly

Representative Murphy Addresses Assembly

U.S. Representative Tim Murphy, Ph.D. (R-PA) addressed the APA Assembly in New York City on his Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act. Read more about the legislation and APA’s activities on comprehensive mental health reform.