2021 APA Annual Virtual Scientific Conference

April 10 and 11, 2021

Registration closes April 9!


Engage, connect and learn virtually with your colleagues from around Alberta. The 2021 APA Virtual Scientific Conference will feature six speakers over two days with resident poster presentations and much more!

Time details: View schedule

  • April 10: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • April 11: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


  • Prof. P.J. Cowen | "Treatment Resistant Depression; An Advanced Practical Update"
  • Prof. Dr. Alan Carson, MBCHB, MPHIL, M.D., FRCPSYCH, FRCP | "Principals of Clinical Neuropsychiatry in 60 Minutes: What Busy Psychiatrists Should Know"
  • Prof. Dr. Jaime E. C. Hallak, M.D.; PhD | "Psychedelic Therapeutics in Psychiatry; An update"
  • Dr Jonathan Rogers  MA MB BChir MRCP MRCPsych | "Psychiatric Presentations & Syndromes of Coronaviruses: Potential role of Psychiatrists"
  • Trevor W. Robbins CBE FRS FMedSci FBPsS FBPhS PhD | "Major neuroscientific Discoveries which advanced therapeutic Psychiatry"
  • Dr. John Torous | “Evolution of Telepsychaitry, Digital Phenotyping, Online Therapy and Smartphone Apps for Care: Practical Clinical Considerations”

CME accreditation: This session is approved for a maximum of eight hours of CPA/CPD MOC credits

This event is an accredited group learning activity (section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Psychiatric Association (CPA). The specific opinions and content of this event are not necessarily those of the CPA, and are the responsibility of the organizer(s) alone.

Contact: If you have registered for the APA 2021 Virtual Scientific Conference and are having difficulty logging on please reach out to virtual@conferencedirect.com.

The AMA advances patient-centered, quality care by advocating for and supporting physician leadership and wellness.