2014 Annual Meeting

May 8-10, 2014 (after APA Meeting)
New York Hilton Midtown
New York, NY

"Accelerating Scientific Translation"


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Biological Psychiatry

Biological PsychiatryOur journal, Biological Psychiatry is one of the most selective and highly cited journals in the field of psychiatric neuroscience. It is ranked 3rd out of the 135 Psychiatry titles and 13th out of 251 Neurosciences categories on the 2012 ISI Journal Citations Reports® published by Thomson Reuters and has an Impact Factor of 9.247.  This international rapid-publication journal is the official journal of the Society of Biological Psychiatry.   Learn More

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Biological Psychiatry in the News

Nature Medicine Highlights Article in Biological Psychiatry    Read "Brain Puzzle" article here

Studying Schizophrenia by Giving it to Computers NPR - May 13, 2011
An interview with Dr. Ralph Hoffman, Yale University

A Pill to to prevent PTSD?  It could happen , study hints
MSNBC.com - December 15, 2010

Insomnia may shrink your brain, scans show
MSNBC - February 16, 2010

Dear, I Love you with all my Brain
LA Times - June 22, 2009
Dopamine brings people together and oxytocin keeps them attached, studies show. Is love just chemistry?

PBS Special - May 21, 2008
This is a multi-dimensional PBS project that explores the disease's complex terrain, offering a comprehensive and timely examination of this devastating disorder.  Many of the nationally acclaimed experts featured in this documentary are members of the Society of Biological Psychiatry.
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January, 2013

Society members now receive complimentary access to the Global Medical Education (GME) online library.  GME is an online medical education resource that provides timely, unbiased, evidence-based medical education from the world's leading experts at Duke, Harvard, Columbia, Stanford, Oxford, and others, to healthcare professionals around the world.  With nearly 700 videos answering the most relevant, user-driven questions in psychiatry today, GME offers the most comprehensive online catalogue of up-to-date medical information and advice.  Log in to your member account to take advantage of this resource.  This resource is available through the Society's partnership with the American Brain Coalition.

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