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 

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Member Services Forum 3 during AACAP's Annual Meeting 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
1:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago, Crystal A (Lobby level, West Tower)
Moderators: D. Richard Martini, MD and Victor Fornari, MD
David Axelson, MD
Nationwide Children's Hospital and The Ohio State University
Tami D. Benton, MD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Michael T. Sorter, MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical
David R. DeMaso, MD
Boston Children's Hospital 
Presentations/discussions are based on AADCAP’s membership survey circulated last February. We look for an excellent turnout and ask that you circulate information about the program to your faculty and medical staff.

AADCAP Annual Dessert Reception
Thursday, October 17, 2019
8:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Chicago, McCormick Room 
West Tower, 3rd Floor 
Wine, beer, and delectable desserts! 

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October 6, 2019

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September 30, 2019

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AADCAP's 55th Annual Meeting
April 2-4, 2020
Hyatt Regency Washington, 400 New Jersey Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001 

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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Cheryl S. Al-Mateen, MD
Interim Division Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
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
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