Annual Meeting

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Schedule At–a–Glance

View the schedule for key sessions, lectures and meetings.

All events held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center unless otherwise noted.

Thursday, April 23, 2020
1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Registration Open (Room 403, Level 4, Marriott Downtown)
Friday, April 24, 2020
Noon – 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration Open (Room 403, Level 4, Marriott Downtown)
Saturday, April 25, 2020
7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Registration Open (Room 403, Level 4, Marriott Downtown)
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Courses and Master Courses, Scientific Sessions , Education Center
9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Poster Sessions
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. APA Central, APA Bookstore, Publishers Book Fair & Career Fair
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. MindGames Resident Competition
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Opening Session feat. Patrice Harris, M.D.
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception, Exhibit Hall
All Exhibits Open
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. APA Foundation's Annual Benefit, Union League Club | Buy tickets
Sunday, April 26, 2020
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Courses and Master Courses, Scientific Sessions , Education Center,  Mental Health Innovation Zone
9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open - including APA JobCentral, APA Bookstore, Career Fair, International Pavilion, Product Theaters and Publishers Book Fair
9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Poster Sessions
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. APA Business Meeting and Forum – APA members only
Monday, April 27, 2020
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Courses and Master Courses, Scientific Sessions , Education Center, Mental Health Innovation Zone
9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open - including APA JobCentral, APA Bookstore, Career Fair, International Pavilion, Product Theaters and Publishers Book Fair
9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Poster Sessions
4:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Convocation of Distinguished Fellows feat. the William C. Menninger Memorial Lecture by Richard Kogan, M.D.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Courses and Master Courses, Scientific Sessions , Education Center, Mental Health Innovation Zone
9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open - including APA JobCentral, APA Bookstore, Career Fair, International Pavilion, Product Theaters and Publishers Book Fair
9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Poster Sessions
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
8:00 a.m. – Noon Scientific Sessions , Education Center

Registration

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APA Foundation Annual Benefit

April 25 at Phildelphia's spectacular Union League Club. Proceeds benefit APA Foundation's programs and grants.

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