For Immediate Release

Contact: Rob Grant, Communications Director
202.966.7300, Ext. 119

Caitlyn Camacho, Communications & Marketing Coordinator
202.966.7300, Ext. 154

Washington, D.C., August 30, 2012 - AACAP's 59th Annual Meeting will be held October 23-28, 2012, in San Francisco at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.

Registration is free for all members of the media.

For more information and to register for AACAP's 59th Annual Meeting as a member of the media please read our Media/Press Guidelines and return to

The Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of child and adolescent psychiatrists in the world offering a comprehensive schedule of events which combines cutting edge science with children's mental health issues. The program provides child and adolescent psychiatrists, clinicians and researchers with the latest updates in the mental health industry and features presentations by award-winning speakers and the profession's leading minds.

Onsite registration for press will take place at the Onsite Registration Desk in the Yosemite Foyer of the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.

For additional information regarding press coverage at AACAP's 59th Annual Meeting please contact, Caitlyn Camacho, Communications & Marketing Coordinator at:


Representing over 8,500 child and adolescent psychiatrists nationwide, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) is the leading authority on children's mental health.

AACAP Members actively research, diagnose and treat psychiatric disorders affecting children, adolescents and their families. For more information please visit