APA Annual Meeting
May 3-7, New York City
Please see APA Annual Meeting Guidelines for Journalists for more details on requirements for press registration. Past acceptance of press credentials does not guarantee an official press registration in 2014.
Non-Profit Public Relations Staff: In addition to credentialed news media, media registration and News Room access is available for public relations staff representing non-profit medical and mental health organizations. Advance registration is required for non-profit public relations representatives by writing email@example.com or calling 703-907-8640.
APA News Room at the Annual Meeting
LOCATION: Room 1A01, Javits Convention Center
HOURS: Friday May 2 3:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m
Saturday-Tuesday, May 3-6: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, May 7: 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
The News Room serves the needs of reporters, writers, and production crews covering the Annual Meeting. The News Room provides registered members of the media a working environment including assistance in coordinating interviews, access to press releases, computers, Internet access, telephones, and other assistance as needed.
Opening Press Briefing
WHEN: Saturday, May 3, 2013, 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Press Briefing Room, Javits Convention Center, Room 2D10
WHAT: A press briefing to provide an overview and highlights of the APA Annual Meeting
WHO: Jeffrey A. Lieberman, MD, APA President
Paul Summergrad, MD, APA President-elect
Thomas Insel, MD, Director, NIMH
Philip Muskin, MD, Scientific Program Chair
New Research Press Briefing
WHEN: Sunday, May 4, 11 am to noon
WHERE: Press Briefing room, Javits Convention Center, Room 1A17 - ROOM CHANGE
WHAT: Several new research projects will be highlighted in our New Research
Press Briefing. They will be selected from the hundreds of new research
posters which will be presented at the meeting.
Annual Meeting Social Media
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Visit the Annual Meeting YouTube channel for easy access to latest expert interviews, special events, media conferences. Filmed and uploaded every day of meeting.
Contact: Erin Connors, Senior Communications Specialist, firstname.lastname@example.org 703-907-8640