APA invites nominations for appointment to the Residency Review Committee
(RRC) for Psychiatry. The position available, for a child and adolescent
psychiatrist, will be filled for a three-year term (renewable once).
The term begins January 1, 2005, although the new appointee must attend the
RRC meeting in October 2004. The appointee must be a present or past
psychiatry residency training director or otherwise be intimately familiar
with the "Essentials and the Special Requirements for Psychiatry,"
and must have had hands-on experience with the administration of a psychiatry
residency training program.
The psychiatrist must be a nationally known and well-respected educator in
psychiatry and certified in child and adolescent psychiatry by the American
Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. The appointee also must be an APA member in
It is essential that RRC members commit to attending all RRC meetings,
including the fall meeting prior to their appointment date and a workshop for
specialist site visitors, and be available as a specialty site visitor. Every
effort is made to achieve a diverse group of appointees.
The deadline to submit nomination is June 30. Letters of nomination,
including a curriculum vitae, should be sent to Nancy Delanoche, APA Office of
Graduate and Undergraduate Education, 1000 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1825,
Arlington, Va. 22209-3901. ▪