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Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award was established in 1964 by the Board of Trustees to honor an APA Distinguished Fellow, Fellow, General Member, nonmember, or organization who has contributed exceptional meritorious service to the field of psychiatry.

Program Benefits


Criteria / Eligibility

APA Distinguished Fellows, Fellows, General Members, nonmembers, and organizations

Nomination / Application Details

  • 150-word statement of nominee’s contributions to psychiatry
  • Nominee’s CV


October 31


Early January

Award Presentation

Presented during Convocation at APA's Annual Meeting


Chiharu Tobita
[email protected]
(202) 609-7228

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