Registration Rates & Deadlines

To receive the Member rates, 2021 membership dues must be paid at the time of registration. To join or renew your membership, please contact APA Membership at, or by calling 202-559-3900 or 888-357-7924


  • Early Registration: February 2, 2021 - March 1, 2021
  • Standard Registration: March 2, 2021 - May 3, 2021


APA Member Early Standard
Psychiatrists $275 $375
Resident-Fellow $75 $100
Presenter1 $200 $275
Medical Student $0 $0
Honorary Fellow2 $0 $0
Nonmember Early Standard
Psychiatrists $425 $575
Resident/ Trainee $145 $170
Mental Health Professional3,4 $170 $200
Presenter1 $200 $275
Medical Student4 $50 $50
  1. Presenters will receive a presenter email once accepted. Non-psychiatrist presenters should register at the Mental Health Professional presenter rate.
  2. Does not include APA Fellows, Distinguished Fellows, Distinguished Life Fellows, or Life Fellows.
  3. Mental Health Professional rate is reserved exclusively for Non-psychiatrist Physicians, Non-medical degree-seeking Students, Mental Health Advocates, and Non-physicians, including but not limited to Chaplains, Nurses, Therapists, Social Workers, and Psychologists.
  4. Proper credentials, such as a copy of your valid medical student ID, valid student ID, a letter from your program director, business card, a letter from the agency stating your role, or a copy of your certification (whichever is applicable) must be uploaded with your online registration or included with your mailed or faxed registration.
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Participation Policy

The American Psychiatric Association's policy is to promote an environment of mutual respect, well-being, and collegiality at its meetings. View the participation policy for all meeting attendees via the link below.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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2021 Meeting Theme

Finding Equity Through Advances in Mind & Brain in Unsettled Times

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