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Friday, September 14, 2018
Behavioral Health Virtual Job Fair, Oct. 17 »
The Health Resources and Services Administration will host a Virtual Job Fair on October 17 beginning at 5:45 pm Central T...
Thursday, September 6, 2018
DOJ Plans Mental Health Initiatives »
September 6, Wisconsin Health News The Department of Justice wants to spend hundreds of thousands on mental health ini...
Monday, August 20, 2018
Healthcare and the 2018 Elections: What's at Stake? »
Healthcare is poised to play a central role in the 2018 state and federal elections, and the results could reverberate acr...
Thursday, August 16, 2018
Milwaukee County officials call for more state aid to provide services »
August 16, Wisconsin Health News Declining state aid is straining the ability of Milwaukee County to provide services...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
UW to host Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training, Sept. 19 »
UW Madison will host a day-long workshop on Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training, presented by national experts Drs. J...

WPA News
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
President's Message, August 2018 »
Justin Schoen, MD WPA President While children are beginning their school year and the fall weather has slowly starte...
Thursday, July 5, 2018
BPD is Focus for WPA Spring Meeting »
Providing Stability in an Unstable World: Updates in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder , is...
Thursday, July 5, 2018
Support the New WPA PAC »
Angela Janis, MD, WPA PAC Board President WPA PAC is a newly-formed political action committee that affords members&nb...
Thursday, June 28, 2018
President's Message, June 2018 »
Justin Schoen, MD As July is quickly approaching (and will be here when you read the WPA newsletter), I want...
Monday, June 18, 2018
Michael Miller Elected to AMA Council Leadership »
In competitive elections for council seats, seven delegates were selected by their peers at the AMA House of Delegates to...

Legislative Updates
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Supreme Court Upholds Cap on Noneconomic damages »
The Wisconsin Supreme Court issued its ruling on June 27 in the Ascaris Mayo v. Wisconsin Injured Patients and Families Co...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
WPA Legislative Update - Spring 2018 »
Eric Jensen, WPA Lobbyist Doctor Day 2018 and 2019 On January 30 th nearly 500 physicians and medical students c...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Testimony calls for additional mental health funding in school safety package »
March 21, Wisconsin Health News The Senate approved a school safety proposal Tuesday that did not include an increase...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Senate wraps up work, passes opioid bills »
March 21, Wisconsin Health News The Senate approved more than a dozen bills during its final planned floor period of...
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Doctor Day 2018 draws record crowd »
February 1, WMS Medigram Doctor Day 2018 brought more than 450 physicians and medical students from across the state...

APA News
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Join APA’s PsychPro Registry by Oct. 1 to Meet 2018 Reporting Requirements »
More than 400 clinicians have joined PsychPro, APA’s new mental health registry, and many participants have qualified for...
Thursday, August 30, 2018
September Course of the Month - Transgender Mental Health »
APA’s newly released course provides a basic overview of transgender mental health. It introduces core concepts of working...
Thursday, August 23, 2018
Ideas Sought for Action Papers »
Do you have an idea that can be formulated into an Action Paper for consideration this fall at the APA Assembly meeting? S...
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Help Support the Melvin Sabshin, M.D., Library & Archives »
The American Psychiatric Association Foundation is committed to preserving its collection of historically valuable materia...
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
August Course of the Month - Psychotropic Medications and Sleep Disorders »
Psychotropic Medications and Sleep Disorders is the APA Course of the Month for August 2018. Intrinsic sleep disorders...

Members in the News
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
In Memoriam: Diana Lampsa, MD »
Diana J. Lampsa MD, APA and former WPA member, died on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 after a tragic car crash in Chicago. Born...
Friday, May 11, 2018
Two UW Psychiatry Residents Recognized with APA Fellowships »
Michelle Hume MD, PhD and Melanie Scharrer, MD, residents in the Psychiatry Residency Program at the University of Wiscons...
Thursday, May 3, 2018
O'Grady Named Medical Director of My Choice Family Care »
WPA Member Joseph O’Grady Jr., MD, has been named Medical Director of My Choice Family Care, which helps frail seniors and...
Monday, April 16, 2018
Rolli Inaugurated as Wisconsin Medical Society President »
Jerry Halverson, MD, DFAPA Friday the 13 th of April 2018 was a lucky day for the physicians and patients of Wisconsi...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Kalin Named Editor of American Journal of Psychiatry »
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) announced today that Ned H. Kalin, M.D., will assume the role of Editor in Chie...