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MindGames, APA's national residency team competition, is a fun way for residents to test their knowledge on patient care, medical knowledge, and psychiatric history while earning bragging rights for their program.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2024 MindGames competition at the 2024 Annual Meeting in New York City, May 4-8.

Team registration is now closed.

2024 MindGames Finalists

  1. ECU Psychiatry
    • Contestants:
      • William Salmon
      • Daniel Majarwitz
      • Matthew Iandoli
  2. SUNY Upstate Medical University
    • Contestants:
      • Ejay Kao, MD
      • Rebecca Kennedy
      • Saleha Qasim, MBBS
  3. University of Florida
    • Contestants:
      • Gerald Richardson
      • Minyi Lin
      • Nadia Cacodcar
2024 MindGames Timeline
December 11, 2023 Registration opens at Noon ET. Teams must register before completing the exam.
January 8, 2024 Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. EST. No registrations will be accepted after this time.
January 15-26, 2024 Teams complete the online qualification exam. Exam opens at 12:00 p.m. EST on January 15, 2024. Teams must complete the online qualification exam by 11:59 p.m. EST on January 26, 2024. Any scores recorded after the deadline will be disqualified.
March 5, 2024 Participant scores will be available on their APA Learning Center Account. The top 3 teams will be directly notified. Finalists have 7 days to accept their invitation to the competition.
May 5, 2024 MindGames finalists compete in a final, Jeopardy-style round live at the 2024 APA Annual Meeting in New York City!

Rules and Regulations

View rules and regulations for competing in the MindGames competition.

Frequently Asked Questions

View frequently asked questions about MindGames.

Past Results

View past results and winning teams of MindGames, APA's national residency team competition.

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