AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION Minority Fellowships Program

Type Fellowship
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Description

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) Minority Fellowships Program (MFP) is designed to 1) provide
fellowship recipients with enriching training experiences through participation in the APA September and Annual Meetings, 2) provide recipients with resources to support activities that enhance culturally relevant aspects of their training program, 3) stimulate their interest in pursing training in areas of psychiatry where minority groups are underrepresented, such as research, child psychiatry, and addiction psychiatry, and (4) develop leadership to improve the quality of mental health care for the following federally recognized ethnic minority groups: American Indians, Native Alaskans, Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, Native Pacific Islanders, African Americans and Hispanics/Latinos.