The 139th Meeting of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (GAP) took place in Dallas, Texas, between April 14 and April 16, 2016. The meeting provided the organization’s various committees and boards to gather and discuss modern psychiatric issues as well as related matters of ethics and morals.
In addition to a number of committee and board gatherings, the annual meeting featured specialized presentations on topics such as neuropsychiatry, psychopathology, terrorism, mental illness in the criminal justice system, and much more. The meeting also included the presentation of the Dear Abby Award.
Operating with a mission of bringing together leading psychiatrists practicing in diverse areas of the field, GAP has a number of future meetings already planned, including the 2016 fall meeting in November and April’s 2017 spring meeting. To learn more about GAP and future meetings, visit www.ourgap.org.