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2024 APA National Elections

Meet Your 2024 APA Board of Trustees Candidates

The APA Nominating Committee, chaired by Rebecca W. Brendel, M.D., J.D., reports the following slate of candidates (in alphabetical order) for the 2024 Election. For more information, email [email protected].

All candidates for the APA National Election must be currently active voting members of the APA. Voting members of the APA are of the following member classification: Resident-Fellow Member, General Member, Fellow, Distinguished Fellow, Distinguished Life Fellow, Life Fellow and Life Member. Medical Students and International Members are not eligible to run for national office.

The deadline for petition candidates is November 15, 2023.

Early Career Psychiatrist (ECP) Trustee

Resident-Fellow Member Trustee-Elect (RFMTE)2

  1. Elected by eligible voters of their respective Area
  2. Elected by APA Resident-Fellow Members (RFMs)

APA Election Guidelines

The intent of the guidelines (.pdf) is to encourage fair and open campaigning by APA members on a level playing field.

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2023 - 2024 Election Schedule

Event Date
Nomination Deadline September 1, 2023
Slate of Candidates Announced Mid-October
Petition Deadline November 15, 2023
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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