APA Video News

APA CEO and Medical Director Saul Levin, MD, MPA
on the launch of APA's Diversity Mental Health Month, July 2014

Patrice Harris, MD

Patrice Harris, MD, psychiatrist and American Medical Association Trustee, 
talks about 
psychiatry and its role within the AMA 

2013 Institute on Psychiatric Services
Conversations:  Former congressman Patrick Kennedy talks with
                            APA President Jeffrey Lieberman, MD


Saul Levin, MD, MPA, new APA CEO/Medical Director

Dr. Levin, APA CEO-designate, talks about his experience and his plans to lead APA. Dr. Levin will become the next medical director/CEO of APA when James H. Scully Jr., M.D., retires this fall.


Patrice Harris, MD, psychiatrist and AMA Trustee

Patrice Harris, psychiatrist and AMA Trustee, discusses collaboration between APA and AMA and the importance of partnership between psychiatrists and other physicians. She spoke to APA from from the AMA meeting in Chicago, June 2013

AMA Past-President Jeremy Lazarus, MD 

Psychiatrist and AMA Past-President Jeremy Lazarus, MD, reflects on his year as AMA President and the national focus on mental health issues.  Dr. Lazarus was interviewed during the AMA House of Delegates annual meeting in Chicago, June, 16, 2013.  Read more on Dr. Lazarus in Psychiatric News Alert.  


APA Press Conference, June 3

On June 3, 2013,  following the National Conference on Mental Health at the White House, APA hosted a press conference at the National Press Club to discuss some of the pressing issues in mental health care. Participating in the press conference were Jeffrey Lieberman, M.D., APA President; Paul Summergrad, M.D., APA President-elect; Jeffrey Borenstein, M.D., Editor-in-chief of Psychiatric News and president and CEO of the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation; former member of Congress Patrick Kennedy, a senior strategic advisor for APA; and James H. Scully Jr., M.D., APA Medical Director.



2013 APA Annual Meeting

Thought Leadership Segments on APA TV

Organizations sponsoring APA TV at the 2013 APA Annual Meeting:

     Austen Riggs Center
     Beth Israel Medical Center
     Brigham and Women’s Hospital
     Cambridge Health Alliance
     Institute of Living
     Mass General
     Mayo Clinic
     Medical University of South Carolina
     New York University
     Seton Healthcare Family
     Stanford University
     UT Southwestern


Also see video of the DSM-5 Press Briefing, May 18, 2013.

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