Join APA at the 2018 IPS Conference!

October 4 - 7 | Chicago

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IPS highlights innovations in clinical services to better meet the needs of all populations–and vulnerable communities in particular–through an interactive program with engaging topics and session formats.

Explore 80+ general sessions, 7 paid, in-depth courses, and 8 tracks on a variety of topics.

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Learning Opportunities

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Allied Meetings

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  2018 Registration – Key Dates

  • Early Bird Registration Ends Tuesday, July 17, 2018
  • Advance Registration Ends Tuesday, September 18, 2018
  • Late Advanced/On-Site Registration September 19 - October 7, 2018
  • Allied Group Meeting Requests Begin Monday, June 25, 2018.

  CME Accreditation

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians. The APA designates this live activity for a maximum of 27 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit must be claimed by Jan. 7, 2019. This offer is non-transferable.