Minority medical students can receive a stipend for a fourth-year elective
in HIV psychiatry. This rotation will provide intensive training in HIV mental
health including neuropsychiatry, a clinical and/or research experience, and
participation in APA's Committee on AIDS. This program is intended to identify
minority medical students and those who have primary interests in services
related to HIV/AIDS and substance abuse and its relationship to the mental
health or psychological well-being of ethnic minorities. Program details and
application forms are posted at<www.psych.org/aids>.
The deadline for submission is March 31.
More information is available from Diane Pennessi in the Office of
HIV Psychiatry by phone at (703) 907-8668 or by e-mail at