Applications are invited for the 2010-2011 APA/Shire Child and Adolescent
Psychiatry Fellowship Program. Fellowships will be awarded to five residents
to travel to APA's 2010 and 2011 annual meetings and to work with mentors on
issues in child and adolescent psychiatry.
The fellowship was established in 2002 to interest general psychiatry
residents in considering careers in child and adolescent psychiatry through
specific educational opportunities unavailable to them otherwise.
The fellowship is open to PGY-1 through PGY-3 residents. Applicants must be
APA members and have approval from their training director or department
The deadline for applications is November 20. They must include a completed
application form; a 500-word letter of interest detailing the applicant's
experience, knowledge, and career path; curriculum vitae; and a letter of
support from a residency training director or department chair including the
applicant's potential contribution to child and adolescent psychiatry.
The fellowship is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Shire
Application materials are posted at<www.psych.org/share/OMNA/APAShireChildAdolescentPsychiatryFellowship.aspx>.
More information is available by contacting Alison Bondurant at
or (703) 907-8639. ▪