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American Journal of Psychiatry (AJP), Psychiatric Services, and Psych News COVID-19 Research

APA Publishing is making coronavirus-related content immediately available to the public following acceptance. This central hub lists, by date, all COVID-19-related articles published from each publication.

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Transitioning to Residency During COVID-19

There have been significant changes to medical student education during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, including transition to remote learning and cancelation of clerkships and electives. View APA's guidance on navigating the transition to residency during this time.

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APA Advocacy More Updates

DEC 22

APA Responds to HHS RFI on Effective and Innovative Approaches/Best Practices in Health Care in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

NOV 20

APA and Physician Groups Urge Congressional Leadership to Enforce E/M Changes Without Delay

SEP 24

APA and MHLG Thank Sponsors of Physician Burnout Legislation, the Dr. Lorna Breen Healthcare Provider Protection Act
House Letter  |  Senate Letter

SEP 15

APA & Group of 6 Medical Groups Urge Congress to Pass Vaccine Confidence Legislation and Develop COVID-19 Vaccine

AUG 14

APA and Criminal Justice Groups Voice Support for the Medicaid ReEntry Act in COVID-19 Package

AUG 13

APA Joins Coalition Letter in Support of Tobacco Cessation Treatment during COVID-19

AUG 12

APA Supports the ATTAIN Act and Urges Inclusion of Substance Use Disorders in the Mental Health Dashboard

JUL 17

APA Requests Congress Include the TREATS Act for Telehealth Protections in the Next COVID Package

JUL 17

APA and Group of 6 Urge the Vice President and HHS to Continue Utilizing the CDC During COVID-19 and Beyond

JUL 15

Needs of Students During the COVID-19 Era: American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) and American Psychiatric Association (APA) Detail Steps Necessary for Safely Reopening Schools This Fall

JUL 10

APA Urges Inclusion of Mental Health and other Priorities in Upcoming COVID-19 Legislative Relief Package


APA Responds to Executive Order on Regulatory Relief to Support Economic Recovery

JUN 30

APA President Testifies Before U.S. House Committee on Energy & Commerce on Mental Health During COVID-19 Pandemic

JUN 25

APA Requests HHS Extend the Public Health Emergency and Permanently Lift Certain Telehealth Restrictions

JUN 10

APA and Mental Health Community Support H.R. 6645, the COVID-19 Mental Health Research Act


American Psychiatric Association Foundation Announces Support for Two Efforts Providing COVID-19 Relief to Health Care Workers: CopeNYP and Frontline Foods


APA Releases Guidance on Admittance, Discharge of Psychiatric Patients During COVID-19


APA Urges CMS to Maintain Recent Telehealth Flexibilities

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