Registration is open for APPA’s Fall Conference and Practice Manager’s Mini Conference
October 4-5, 2019

Grand Bohemian Hotel Mountain Brook

Friday Oct. 4
ECP, RFM and Student Mini Conference 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. (Agenda)
Reception 6 – 8 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 5
Educational Sessions 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Practice Manager’s Mini Conference 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. (Agenda)

Register online
Print a Registration Form
2019 APPA Fall Conference Agenda
Call for Abstracts

Accommodations
Reserve a room by calling (888) 711-5114 and asking for the Alabama Psychiatric Physicians Association group rate or reserve a room online. Rates begin at $249 per night and apply for three days before and three days after our conference dates, based on availability. The room block will close Sept. 6.


Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama through the joint providership of the Medical Foundation of Alabama and the Alabama Psychiatric Physicians Association. The Medical Foundation of Alabama is accredited by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The Medical Foundation of Alabama designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


About our Faculty

Conference Notes #1: Spotlight – ABPN MOC Update, Art Walaszek, MD

Conference Notes #2: Spotlight – New Knowledge about the Genetics of Personality: Implications for Clinical Practice, C. Robert Cloninger, MD, PhD


2019 Spring Conference Wrap Up
April 5-7, 2019
Baytowne Conference Center, Sandestin, Fla.

Poster Winners

Congratulations to our top three poster presenters!

First place poster winner is Austin Luker, MD, UAB (center), for his poster, “The Human Side of medicine: Understanding Physician Burnout at UAB Department of Psychiatry.” Dr. Luker is pictured with F. Cleveland Kinney, MD, PhD, and Tarak Vasavada, MD, DFAPA. 

Second place poster winner is Taylor Ousley, USA, for her poster, “Hyperglycemia-Induced Resistance to Antipsychotic Treatment. Ousley is pictured with Drs. Kinney and Vasavada.

Third place winner is Jazmin Scott, USA, for her poster, “Clinical Course of a Patient Undergoing Delayed Withdrawal from Alprazolam (Xanax). Scott is pictured with Drs. Kinney and Vasavada.

Read all the submitted abstracts.


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Future APPA Meeting Dates and Locations

April 3-5, 2020

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, Baytowne Conference Center

October 9-10, 2020
Marriott Legends Capitol Hill, Prattville

April 23-24, 2021
Embassy Suites, Montgomery


The Alabama Psychiatric Physicians Association is proudly managed by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.