International Attendees
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INTERNATIONAL EVENTS

We look forward to welcoming our international attendees to New York! Here are some of the internationally focused programs at this year’s Annual Meeting that are open to all international attendees.

Tuesday, October 25
9:00 am-12:00 pm
Political Violence and Religious Extremism: What Can Be Done to Help Children in Need?
Sponsored by AACAP’s Disaster and Trauma Issues Committee and the International Relations Committee

Tuesday, October 25
9:00 am-12:00 pm
Symposium 2: Intergenerational Aspects of Mood Disorder Development in Children and Adolescents at High Risk: An International Perspective (Supported by the Child and Adolescent Section of the World Psychiatric Association)

Tuesday, October 25
1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Clinical Perspectives 7: International Clinical Perspectives: School-Based Resilience-Building Interventions for Youth Exposed to Trauma in Resource-Poor Settings
Sponsored by AACAP’s International Relations Committee and the Schools Committee

Tuesday, October 25
4:45 pm-5:15 pm
Orientation for International Attendees
Sponsored by AACAP’s International Relations Committee and the Membership Committee

Tuesday, October 25
5:30 pm-7:00 pm
Networking for International Attendees
Sponsored by AACAP’s International Relations Committee and the Membership Committee

Tuesday, October 25
6:30 pm-9:30 pm
Media Theatre 2: Beasts of No Nation: A Movie About the Emotional Journey of an Innocent Boy to Child Soldier
Sponsored by AACAP’s International Relations Committee

Wednesday, October 26
3:00 pm-6:00 pm
Symposium: Bullying and Adverse Outcomes: An International Perspective

Wednesday, October 26
7:00 pm-10:00 pm
Media Theatre 6: Ponette: A Preschool Child’s Grief
Sponsored by AACAP’s Women in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Committee, the Infant and Preschool Committee, and the International Relations Committee

Thursday, October 27
2:00 pm-5:00 pm
Clinical Perspectives 23: Childhood Trauma: Personalized Medicine, Community, and Global Developments Led by Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists
Sponsored by AACAP’s Child Maltreatment and Violence Committee

Thursday, October 27
5:15 pm-7:15 pm
International Medical Graduate Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Caucus

Friday, October 28
7:00 am-9:00 am
International Relations Committee

Friday, October 28
1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Clinical Perspectives 36: From Persecution to Resilience: Examining the Mental Health Supports for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth Across the Globe
Sponsored by AACAP’s Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues Committee and the International Relations Committee

Friday, October 28
1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Clinical Perspectives 37: Updates in Global, Indigenous, and Cross-Cultural Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: The Legacy of Dr. John F. McDermott, Jr.
Sponsored by the Training and Education Committee

Friday, October 28
5:00 pm-6:30 pm
Special Interest Study Group 1: Addressing the Mental Health Needs of Youth Affected by Political Violence
Sponsored by AACAP’s International Relations Committee and the Disaster and Trauma Issues Committee

Saturday, October 29
8:30 am-11:30 am
Clinical Case Conference 12: Treatment Resistance and Failures: A Closer Look at Factors That Interfere With and Enhance Treatment
Sponsored by AACAP’s International Relations Committee and the Psychotherapy Committee

Saturday, October 29
1:30 pm-4:30 pm
Clinical Perspectives 50: Is War Ever Really Over? War-Affected Youth From Home to Host Country
Sponsored by AACAP’s International Relations Committee and the Disaster and Trauma Issues Committee

Need an invitation letter to process your Visa? Email meetings@aacap.org.