The APA Office of Children's Affairs invites applications for the 2007-08
APA/Shire Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowships. The fellowships will be
awarded to five residents to travel to two APA annual meetings and to work
with mentors on issues in child and adolescent psychiatry.
The fellowship is open to PGY-1 through PGY-3 residents. Applicants must be
APA members and have approval by their training director or department
The deadline for applications is December 8. They must include a completed
application form; a statement of interest from the applicant that gives a
detailed outlineof his or her experience, knowledge, and interest in child and
adolescent psychiatry; a curriculum vitae; and a letter of support from a
residency training director or department chair that describes the resident's
potential contribution to the field.
This program is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Shire
Pharmaceuticals, overseen by the APA Council on Children, Adolescents, and
Their Families, and administered by Jane Edgerton, project manager of the
Office of Children's Affairs.
Application materials are posted at<www.psych.org/edu/res_fellows/2007APAShire.pdf>.
Additional information is available by phone at (703) 907-8579 or e-mail at