Current AACAP Opportunities

AACAP's Executive Office is pleased to offer the following opportunities:

AACAP's John E. Schowalter, MD, Resident Member of Council

Available to first year child and adolescent psychiatry residents

Responsibilities include:

  • Attending the two-day June Council Retreat and two to three October Council meetings during AACAP's Annual Meeting
  • Representing the concerns of residents during his/her two-year term on Council (October 2016-October 2018)
  • Serving as a member during the first year and co-chair during the second year of the Committee on Medical Students and Residents
  • Writing four brief articles and soliciting two articles for AACAP News

AACAP's Assembly Executive Committee Resident Representative

Available to AACAP members who are first year child and adolescent psychiatry trainees (or third or fourth year trainees in a combined training program) as of July of the application year

Great opportunity to gain leadership experience and advocate for residents within the Assembly

AACAP's Assembly Executive Committee Representatives to Council

Available to current Delegates to the Assembly who are also AACAP General Members or Distinguished Fellows

Responsibilities include:

  • Serving as members of the Assembly Executive Committee and serving on Council as Representatives of the Assembly for two-year terms
  • Retaining positions as Delegates during the term of office

Materials must be submitted by August 1, 2016. Please email Megan Levy at for further information, with questions, and to submit applications/nominations.