AAPL Meetings
Annual Meeting

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AAPL Executive Office
One Regency Drive
P.O. Box 30
Bloomfield, Connecticut 06002
Phone: 1-800-331-1389
Fax: 1-860-286-0787

48th Annual Meeting

October 26-29, 2017
Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center
Denver, Colorado


You are invited to submit proposals for presentation at the 48th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law (AAPL), to be held October 26-29, 2017, at the Hyatt Regency Denver at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO.

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To inform attendees about current major issues in forensic psychiatry and afford them opportunities to refresh skills in the fundamentals of the discipline, engage in discussion with peers on the standards governing the profession, and update their present knowledge.

Psychiatrists and other physicians working at the interface of law and psychiatry.

Participants will improve their competence or performance in forensic psychiatry in the following three areas:
1) Service, including treatment of forensic patients, development of service delivery strategies, and enhancement of consultative abilities at the interface of psychiatry and the legal profession;
2) Teaching, including new methods of training of forensic psychiatrists and classification of the tasks and functions of forensic psychiatrists; and
3) Research, gaining access to scientific data in areas that form the basis for practice of the discipline.

The American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law designates this live activity for a maximum of 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™