Convocation of Distinguished Fellows

APA is pleased to recognize the members who have been awarded the designations of Distinguished Fellow, Distinguished Life Fellow, Fellow and Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association effective January 1, 2020. These individuals join an elite group of psychiatrists with this honorary distinction who continue to make significant contributions to the field of psychiatry.

APA would also like to congratulate it's 2020 Award Recipients and Award Lecturers, recognized within the Convocation Program Guide. Download a copy of the Convocation Program and join us in celebrating our 2020 honorees.

Members receiving their Distinguished Fellow and Fellow designations this year will have the opportunity to walk at the Convocation at the 2021 Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, Calif. Those eligible for medallions may pick them up on-site prior to the Convocation.

Recipients will be mailed their honorary lapel pins (Distinguished Fellows, Distinguished Life Fellows, International Distinguished Fellows, Fellows, Life Fellows, and International Fellows) over the summer.

Download the 2020 Program Guide