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Friday, October 20, 2017
DHS Axes Prior Approval for Some Mental Health Treatment »
October 10, Wisconsin Health News The state’s Medicaid program won't have to give prior approval for patients to rec...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
October 28 is Prescription Drug Take Back Day »
Oct. 12, 2017 Medigram In partnership with the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Drug Enforcement Admini...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Operation Education »
Operation Education, an annual program of the Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation, provides an opportunity for medical st...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Opioid CME Required for Medical License Renewal »
The deadline for Wisconsin medical license renewal is approaching—Oct. 31, 2017, for MDs and Feb. 28, 2018, for DOs—and ne...
Thursday, October 5, 2017
Schimel, other attorneys general, call for insurers to review opioid-prescribing policies »
September 19, Wisconsin Health News Attorney General Brad Schimel has joined the chief legal officers for 36 other sta...

WPA News
Thursday, June 8, 2017
President's Message, Summer 2017 »
Justin Schoen, MD, FAPA It is June and summer is quickly approaching. Most children are getting out of school and we a...
Friday, April 21, 2017
Save the Date! October 5-6: WPA 2017 Fall Conference in Milwaukee »
The WPA 2017 Fall Conference, "Psychiatry Update: Ethics, Integrated Care, and Complex Patient Interactions," will take pl...
Thursday, April 20, 2017
President's Message, Spring 2017 »
By Jeffrey Marcus, MDHappy Early Spring Greetings: I must say – the last couple of years have just flown by…  T...
Monday, April 10, 2017
WPA Resident Vignette Competition 2017 »
By Michael Peterson, MD, PhD WPA saw excellent participation from both residents and conference attendees for the 5 t...
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Psychiatrist turns Photographer? »
A photo taken by WPA Past President Carlyle H. Chan, MD was recently selected for the cover image for this month's issue o...

Legislative Updates
Friday, July 14, 2017
WPA Legislative Update, July 2017 »
Eric Jensen, WPA Lobbyist Doctor Day 2018 Doctor Day 2018 will be on January 30, 2018 – mark your calendars now!&...
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Senate Approves Final Special Session Bills Targeting Opioids »
June 15, Wisconsin Health News The Senate approved the final two proposals that are part of a special legislative sess...
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Date Announced for Doctor Day 2018 »
Mark your calendars and plan to join psychiatry colleagues in Madison on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 for Doctor Day 2018! St...
Friday, June 9, 2017
State Legislative Trends Impacting Psychiatry »
Amanda Chesley Blecha, Esq., Regional Field Director,  State Government Affairs, Midwest Department of Governm...
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
State Medical Lawmakers Approve Bills Targeting Opioid Addiction »
May 3, Wisconsin Health News The Senate and Assembly passed a number of bills that are part of Gov. Scott Walker's spe...

APA News
Friday, September 29, 2017
APA Podcasts Available »
APA hosts a growing number of podcasts produced by APA staff and members including The Medical Mind Podcast, a podcast abo...
Friday, September 29, 2017
APA Opens 2018 Membership Renewal Process »
With your support and membership, much has been accomplished much this past year, from maintaining access to care for pati...
Friday, September 29, 2017
October Course of the Month - Neurocognitive Implications of Heavy Marijuana Use in Adolescence »
Each month, APA members have free access to an online CME course on a trending topic. The October course reviews n...
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
September Course of the Month - Cancer-Related Treatments Relevant to Psychiatry »
Each month, APA members have free access to an online CME course on a trending topic. The September course reviews the...
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Call for Abstracts: 2018 APA Annual Meeting (New York) »
The deadline for abstract submissions for the APA Annual Meeting, May 5-9, 2018, in New York City, is Sept. 7, 2017. The...