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Eight WPA Members Advance to Distinguished Fellow Status

Monday, December 30, 2019  
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The American Psychiatric Association recently announced the latest group of members to have been approved for advancement to Distinguished Fellow status. The following WPA members will be recognized for their outstanding achievement at a Convocation ceremony on Monday, April 27th during the APA 2020 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia.

  • Robert Factor, MD, PhD
  • Barbara Hale-Richlen, MD
  • Angela Janis, MD
  • Frederick Langheim, MD, PhD
  • Mara Pheister, MD
  • Justin Schoen, MD
  • Marcia Slattery, MD, MHS
  • William Swift, MD

Distinguished Fellowship is awarded to outstanding psychiatrists who have made significant contributions to the psychiatric profession in at least five of the following areas: administration, teaching, scientific and scholarly publications, volunteering in mental health and medical activities of social significance, community involvement, and clinical excellence.

Distinguished Fellow is the highest membership honor the APA bestows upon members. Congratulations to Wisconsin’s newest Distinguished Fellows.