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Upcoming Events
Wilfred C. Hulse Award Lecture featuring Gabrielle Shapiro, MD
Wilfred C. Hulse Award Lecture featuring Gabrielle Shapiro, MD
“Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist as Physician Advocate: Empowerment through Collaboration”
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Lenox Hill Hospital, Einhorn Auditorium, 131 East 76th Street, New York, NY 10021
 
Guest speakers include: 
  • Steve Auerbach, MD
  • Scott Palyo, MD
  • Farzon A. Nalvi, MD 


BrochureAACAP 2018 Pediatric Psychopharmacology Update Institute
Cutting-Edge Psychopharmacology: Fads vs. Facts?
Laurence L. Greenhill, MD and Jeremy M. Veenstra-VanderWeele, MD, Co-Chairs
January, 26-27, 2018
Location: New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn, NY
 
Did you know . . . 
What do I need to know if the DACA Program ends?

There are some reports that President Trump may end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program soon.  At this time, we do not know when or if the DACA program will be terminated or what the end of the program may look like. 

New York State Dept of Health Mandatory Requirement
 

The New York Public Health Law was amended last year to establish new mandatory continuing education requirements in the areas of pain management, palliative care and addiction. These changes reflect efforts to address the problem of opioid abuse.
PHL Section 3309-a(3) requires all physicians (including all non-physician prescribers) who . . . (read more)

NEW
Employment Opportunities 

NYCCAP now has a webpage for job postings!  Guidelines are being developed and will be announced soon.  Check out the webpage: Employment Opportunities.
 
Revised Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists Workforce Maps
Organized by state and includes the state shortage rate

 

C2C integrates mental health services into programs already serving low-income communities where people may not know they need help, or are reluctant to access it. ". . . our city is taking a huge leap forward in our quest to embed mental health resources in the places where people live, work, play, and go for help." --Chirlane McCray, First Lady and Chair, Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City (see Letter from the First Lady)