Welcome to aacdp.org
Welcome to the web site of the American Association of Chairs of Departments of Psychiatry. Our organization represents the leaders of departments of psychiatry in all of the medical schools in the United States and Canada. As such, we are committed to promoting excellence in psychiatric education, research, and clinical care. We are also committed to advocating for health policy to create appropriate and affordable psychiatric care for all.
2022 Leadership Award Presentation
Left to right, Mauricio Tohen, Jed Magen, Jair Soares, John Greden, Leadership Awardee, Britta Ostermeyer
Hello and welcome to the AACDP! We are living in a most important time of development for the field of psychiatry. As we have experienced several years of a global pandemic, we now face economic and social challenges that have strained our multi-cultural society, while gaining important new ways to connect.
7 Ingredients for Resiliently Weathering Adversity- Effectively charting a course through challenge is more important now than ever -from the Disaster, Trauma and Global Health Committee of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry
Important COVID-19 Resources - Click here for more.
Why join AACDP?
From our Past Meetings
Please click here to see Chair Vacancies.
Billings MT Clinic seeks an experienced psychiatrist with
demonstrated leadership capabilities to serve as its next Chair, Department of
Psychiatry. Click here for more.
VA Portland Health Care System is seeking a Physician-Scientist Staff Psychiatrist - Click here for more.