AADCAP is composed of the heads of child and adolescent psychiatry divisions and seeks to aggressively promote the field of academic child and adolescent psychiatry.

Welcome to the American Association of Directors of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AADCAP). AADCAP helps heads of child and adolescent psychiatry strengthen their existing programs, patient care, and research. AADCAP provides a forum for discussion and exchange of ideas between the child and adolescent psychiatry program directors . . . 
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Victor Fornari, MD 

Image result for voting iconAADCAP 2020 Election
Our 2020 election of President-Elect and Secretary-Treasurer launched February 20, 2020.
 
President-Elect: 
John Sargent, MD and Michael Sorter, MD
 
Secretary-Treasurer:
Tami Benton, MD and Judith Crowell, MD 
 
Members eligible to vote include current Active and Emeritus Members.  As in the past, the election is being conducted via SurveyMonkey.com.  Each voting member will receive a personalized/ individual email directly from SurveyMonkey.com.  Do not pass on the email as voting is connected to individual email addresses, thus you can only vote once.
The election concludes at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT on March 21, 2020.

 
featuring keynote speaker:
Nora Volkow, MD
Director, NIDA

April 2-4, 2020
 
 
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HIGHLIGHTS

Victor Fornari, MD mentioned:
USA Today
October 6, 2019


PHOTO: Lucious and Emma Nixon Academy, a charter school in Orlando, Fla.

Victor Fornari, MD mentioned:
ABC News
September 30, 2019


Cute little children lying under blanket with tablet computer

Victor Fornari, MD mentioned:
Romper
September 23, 2019 

mother holding child's hand

HealthDay
August 5, 2019 



 
 
 
 



MarketWatch
March 17, 2019 



Half of U.S. Kids With a Mental Health Disorder Don't Get Treatment
U.S. News & World Report
Featuring Victor Fornari, MD, AADCAP President
February 11, 2019

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WELCOME NEW AADCAP MEMBERS: 

Cheryl S. Al-Mateen, MD
Interim Division Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
 
 
Orna Alpert, MD
Section Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Jersey Shore Medican Center, Neptune, NJ
 
Elise Fallucco, MD
 Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Florida COM--Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

Steven Jewell, MD
Director, Division of Pediatric Psychiatry and Psychology, Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH
 
Jennifer Le, MD
Division Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Louisville SOM, Louisville, KY
 
A. Lee Lewis, MD
Division Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
 
LaKisha Mamon, MD
Section Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Louisiana State University HSC, New Orleans, LA
 
Janaki Nimmagadda, MD
Division Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Alabama at Birmingham--Huntsville Campus, Huntsville, AL
 
Noshene Ranjbar, MD
Chief, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
 
Jennifer VandeVoort, MD
Division Chair, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
The Mayo Cllinic
Rochester, MD 
 
Larry Wissow, MD
Division Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Washington SOM, Seattle, WA