Residents and Fellows


Resident-Fellow Member Trustee:   Lara J. Cox, MD
Resident-Fellow Member Trustee-Elect: Ravi Navin Shah, MD
Chief Membership and RFM-ECP Officer: Jon Fanning


Building a Career in Psychiatry: Two part guide to help medical students, residents, fellows and early career physicians successfully prepare for the transition points.  It covers important non-clinical topics that are infrequently included in undergraduate or graduate medical curricula.

Resident & Fellow Member Handbook (PDF: 2015):  Information about leadership and fellowship opportunities, awards and competitions, the structure of the APA and how to create APA policy.  You can also access this information on HTML pages through the following links.

A Resident's Guide to Surviving Psychiatric Training (PDF: 2007): Learn from colleagues how to maximize your educational experience while caring for patients, yourself and your family.

American Psychiatric Foundation Initiatives (APF) 


Meetings & Competitions

Annual Meeting

Institute on Psychiatric Services 

Publications& Publishing Opportunities

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