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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

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


APA and ACEP Emphasize Support for Provider Health in the Post-COVID-19 Era

MAY 21

APA and Provider Groups Reiterate Opposition to Family Separation at the Border During COVID-19

MAY 19

APA Urges NIH to Work to Limit Impact of COVID on Early and Mid-Career Investigators

MAY 14

America's Frontline Physicians Call For Immigration Protections For International Medical Graduate Physicians (IMGs) During COVID-19 Pandemic

MAY 11

APA Leads Mental Health Groups Sign-on Letter for Telehealth Coverage of ERISA Plans


APA and MHLG Urge Congressional Leadership to Include Funding Requests in COVID-19 Package #4


APA and Research Community Request Non-Profit Research Protections and Funding During COVID-19


APA and Health Professions Groups Advocate for DACA Protections During COVID-19


APA Leads Medical Society Letter Urging Administration to Extend Visas, Expedite Approvals for International Medical Graduates


APA Praises CMS Action to Increase Telehealth Access via Phones

APR 27

APA and Mental Health Groups Urge Secretary Azar to Prioritize Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders in Emergency Funding

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