30th Annual Meeting of the ANPA

March 20-23, 2019
Chicago, Illinois, USA

2019 will mark the 30th year of an event that has shaped our understanding of the human brain in profound, enduring ways - the Annual Meeting of the American Neuropsychiatric Association. The Annual Meeting is not only a chance to network with hundreds of like-minded clinician scientists, but also an opportunity to lend your voice, share your ideas, and raise new questions about brain-behavior relationships. 

Agenda At-A-Glance

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 

8:00am - 11:30am Neuropsychiatry 101 Symposium 

1:00pm - 4:30pm Society for Behavioral & Cognitive Neurology         Symposium

Thursday, March 21, 2019

8:00am - 4:30pm 30th Annual Meeting

Friday, March 22, 2019

8:00am - 6:00pm 30th Annual Meeting

Saturday, March 23, 2019

8:00am - 12:15pm 30th Annual Meeting

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Hotel & Travel

The Westin Michigan Avenue

909 N. Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL, 60611

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Westin Michigan Avenue

a vibrant Magnificent Mile hotel


For the convenience of Annual Meeting attendees, a block of discounted rooms has been reserved. Discounted rates of $199 per night have been arranged for traditional ANPA Annual Meeting attendees. A limited number of trainee/student rooms are reserved at a rate of $179. All rates are subject to state and local taxes.  

The deadline to reserve a room at the discounted rate is February 25th at 5pm Central Time. Reservations received after this date will be accepted at the hotel’s prevailing rate, based on availability.

Book a Room at the Traditional Meeting Attendee Rate ($199)

Book a Room at the Trainee/Student Attendee Rate ($179)

If you do not wish to book your accommodations online, you may do so by phone. Attendees may dial this toll free number (1-888-627-8385) to speak to a reservations representative. It is imperative that individuals indicate their group affiliation (ANPA) when making a reservation. 

Booking in the ANPA room block is a vital way to support the association. Doing so helps us keep meeting registration costs low, and keeps you close to your colleagues and all of the excitement of the ANPA Annual Meeting!


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the ACCME through the joint providership of Partners HealthCare System and American Neuropsychiatric Association. The Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

This event is targeted for physicians, clinicians, and professionals in behavioral neurology, neuropsychiatry, neuropsychology, psychiatry, psychology, and neuroscience.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to...

  • describe the neural circuit underlying attention. 
  • identify one neuropsychiatric disorder where cognitive and perceptual prostheses are especially applicable. 
  • list three right hemispheric dominant functions. 
  • summarize how neurology and psychiatry have converged over the past 30 years, the important ways they have not, and the gaps in knowledge and practice that persist between neurology and psychiatry that neuropsychiatrists can fill.
  • explain the unique contribution of neuropsychiatry in dialogues with patients and families, with clinicians of other specialties and disciplines, and with people who administer and pay for health care.


In order to receive continuing education credit, attendees must sign in daily at the event registration desk. Attendees must also complete the online meeting evaluation after the event.  The evaluation will open after the event concludes and will be remain open for only one month. The deadline to complete evaluations is April 23rd

Complete the evaluation

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Maintenance of Certification 

This event has been approved by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology to qualify for up to 10 Self-Assessment MOC Credits. To claim MOC credits, attendees must participate in all qualifying MOC sessions (noted in the program with an asterisk *), and complete the online event evaluation, a pre-event online exam, and a post-event online exam. The 25-30 question, multiple choice pre-event exam is no longer available.  It must have be completed in one sitting before the Annual Meeting sessions began. Thus, the link to the exam only remained active until 8am Central Time on Thursday, March 21st.  If you did not complete the exam before this time, you will be unable to claim MOC credits.  

The post-event exam will be available beginning at 10:00am Central Time on Saturday, March 23rd. The deadline to complete the post-event exam is Friday, April 5th. If you do not complete the post-event exam before this time, you will be unable to claim MOC credits. 

Take the post-event exam

MOC certificates will be issued by ANPA. Certificates will be emailed within 60 days of the post-event exam closing.  


 If you require assistance with hearing, vision, or mobility to make this conference accessible to you, please contact anpameeting@gmail.com at least three weeks prior to the start of the event. 

    Exhibitor Opportunities

    The ANPA meeting provides an excellent opportunity for service providers, publishers, and members of industry to encounter national leaders in neuropsychiatric and neurobehavioral theory and practice through sponsorship opportunities that include exhibit tables, sponsored events or services at the annual meeting, and push notifications and sponsored posts in our digital meeting app. 

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    Supporter materials and exhibits must be non-political and shall not be offensive to public decency on either a local or international basis. The character of exhibits and materials, including messages distributed via the ANPA meeting app, are subject to the approval of the ANPA Administrative Director and Executive Committee. 

    ANPA reserves the right to refuse applications, cancel, or refuse rental of display space to any person or company whose conduct or display of goods is, in the opinion of the ANPA, incompatible with the general character and educational objectives of the Annual Meeting and the policies of the ANPA.

    Applications for exhibitors are subject to review by the ANPA Administrative Director and Executive Committee to determine suitability for the meeting and to ensure conformity with convention standards.

    Name Badge(s) identifying exhibitor representative(s) as commercial agents must be worn at all times. Participants’ names will not be released to supporters. 

    Demonstrating by exhibitors must be confined to the area immediate to the supporter's assigned exhibit area. Sales or promotion may not take place inside any room where continuing education activities are taking place. 

    Exhibit tables will be provided in an area through the convention management of the hotel or other meeting facility. ANPA or the hotel will provide no other exhibitor services. Tables will be six (6) feet long and dressed with linens. Large trade show booths are not permitted. 

    Exhibit material should be limited to tabletop displays, branded table skirts, and similar items. Only one (1) freestanding item such as a retractable banner or literature display will be permitted per table unless otherwise negotiated. 

    Bronze Supporter materials to be placed on the Take-One table should be limited to flyers and brochures.

    Exhibits will be located in the Pre-Function space of the main education/meeting room, near food and beverage displays. Exhibits can be available for viewing during all Annual Meeting hours, Wednesday through Saturday. Please refer to the event schedule.


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