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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Minimizing Risk When Treating Suicidal and Violent Patients
Presented by: Kristen M. Lambert, Esq., American Psychiatric Association

6:00 pm:  Registration & Light Meal
6:15 pm – 8:15 pm:  Educational Program
Penn State Lehigh Valley
Center Valley, PA

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​Saturday, June 3, 2017

PaPS Annual Business Meeting

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
PAMED Headquarters

All members are eligible to attend the meeting.  Please RSVP at 1-800-422-2900.

Monday, June 12, 2017

Medical Marijuana & Annual Business Meeting

This event will be a live webcast available only at the DoubleTree in downtown Pittsburgh. We recognize the past technical issues with webcasts and have corrected them by switching locations. This program will not be available for independent viewing at home. CME credits are available for live viewing.

Presented by: Marina Goldman, MD
Co-Chair, Annual Addictions Symposium
Philadelphia Psychiatric Society
PAMED/PaPS Representative
Department of Health's Medical Marijuana Physician Work Group

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm:  Annual Business Meeting
6:45 pm – 8:15 pm:  Educational Program
The DoubleTree by Hilton, Downtown 
Pittsburgh, PA

Members, Residents, Medical Students - Complimentary

Non-Members - $25.00


Monday, June 19, 2017

​Philadelphia Chapter Annual Business Meeting

6:00 pm
City Tavern

RSVP by June 12, 2017 to​

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Patient Safety and Risk Management Meeting
Chubb Hotel & Conference Center 
Lafayette Hill, PA

Simulcast in Pittsburgh at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Pittsburgh Downtown

Additional Meetings of Interest:

Please continue to check this page for updates.

Past Educational Meetings:

Spring 2017 Colloquium of Scholars Annual Update in Psychiatry

The Philadelphia Psychiatric Society would like to thank and acknowledge the following organizations for supporting our 2017 Meeting:

American Professional Agency
MHM Services, Inc.
Professional Risk Management Services
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals

Fall 2016 Patient Safety and Risk Management Meeting


The 2016 PaPS State Education Meeting took place on Saturday, November 5, at the Chubb Hotel & Conference Center in Lafayette Hill, PA. A simulcast was held in Pittsburgh at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Pittsburgh Downtown. Thank you to our speakers, attendees, and PaPS Education Committe members for making this year's meeting a success. Look for more details including photos and highlights in the next issue of Pennsylvania Psychiatrist, to be published mid-January. 

Thank You  to 2016 Patient Safety and Risk Management Exhibitors and Sponsors:

Allergan Pharmaceuticals
Alkermes, Inc.
American Professional Agency, Inc.
Lundbeck Pharmaceutical
Neurocrine Biosciences
Otsuka Pharmaceutical
Professional Risk Management Services, Inc.