Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine

The Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine represents psychiatrists dedicated to the advancement of medical science, education, and healthcare for persons with comorbid psychiatric and general medical conditions and provides national and international leadership in the furtherance of those goals.

Psychiatrists Providing Collaborative Care for Physical and Mental Health


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Foundation of the APM

Not an APM member yet?  We welcome and encourage professionals and trainees with an interest in consultation-liaison psychiatry/psychosomatic medicine to join us—in not just Fort Lauderdale for our 61st Annual Meeting, but in also becoming an active member of the APM and taking advantage of the opportunities afforded to members. For membership details, please see How to Join.

Already an APM member?  Log in to the Members' Corner with your email address and password to manage your profile, change your password, renew your membership, access Psychosomatics, and access special features — advocacy slides, resident education slides, tools for better billing, slides from annual meetings, and more.

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Our Journal, Psychosomatics

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Included in the advantages of APM membership are a subscription to our journal (both online and hardcopy) as well as online access to two companion journals — General Hospital Psychiatry and Journal of Psychosomatic Research. Also, APM members receive 25% discount on books and journals published by Elsevier, Inc. when ordered online. For more benefits of membership in the Academy, see Membership Advantages.

APM Members: Use the links to the journals and book discount in the Members' Corner to access full articles without having to log into the Elsevier site.

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Annotated Journal Abstracts NEW!
in 12 subspecialty areas of PM
3rd QUARTER 2014

The APM Research & Evidence-Based Practice Committee offers commentary on several journal articles published during July–September, 2014. This quarter's reviews cover 12 categories of PM care. Read them here.


List of 2014-2015

In the Members' Corner


A major update to the APM Bylaws is being proposed for adoption at the 2014 annual business meeting in November. The following documents are being shared with APM members:

A memo from APM President Linda Worley, MD, FAPM, introducing and explaining the changes
The final revised bylaws as it will read after adoption of all amendments
A redlined copy showing every proposed amendment compared to the current constitution and bylaws

All three documents were emailed to Academy members on Wednesday, August 13, and they are also available from the home page of the Members' Corner.

Please attend the annual business meeting to discuss and vote on the amendments. The business meeting is scheduled for 4:45–5:30 PM on Saturday, November 15, at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa.

Updated PM Curriculum for
Psychiatry Residency Programs

The Residency Education Subcommittee has reviewed and performed an update of its series of junior resident lectures on topics in psychosomatic medicine. The presentations were authored by your peers in the Academy and include diverse topics. The 13 presentations (PowerPoint files) remain available free of charge to APM members.

Sign in to the Members' Corner and take the link to "PM Curriculum for Psychiatry Residency Programs." Non-APM members can view PDF previews here.

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