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2024 APA National Elections

Call for Nominations

APA is now receiving nominations for candidates for the 2024 national Board of Trustees election cycle. Download the 2024 APA Nomination Form (.pdf) and submit a completed nomination packet to [email protected]. The deadline for nominations is September 1, 2023.

2024 National Offices Open for Nominations

  • President-Elect
  • Treasurer
  • Trustee-at-Large
  • Early Career Psychiatrist (ECP) Trustee
  • Area 1, 4 & 7 Trustees1
  • Resident-Fellow Member Trustee-Elect (RFMTE)2
  1. Elected by eligible voters of their respective Area
  2. Elected by APA Resident-Fellow Members (RFMs)

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible voters are currently active APA members that are not designated as a Medical Student or International Member. Members interested in running for office should review the eligibility requirement.

APA Election Guidelines

Coming soon.

2023 - 2024 Election Schedule

Event Date
Nomination Deadline September 1, 2023
Slate of Candidates Announced Mid-October
Petition Deadline Nominating petitions must be filed with the Secretary within 15 days of the announcement of the candidate slate.
Nominees whom the Nominating Committee determines meet the requirements set by the Board of Trustees for being a petition candidate will be included on the ballot for the following year.
Voting Polls Open January 2, 2024
Voting Polls Close January 31, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. ET
Election Results Announcement By February 15, 2024
Leadership Transition May 13, 2024

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