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Support & Sponsorships

We are pleased to suppose the following organizations:

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry

American Association of Community Psychiatrists

American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training

American Association of Emergency Psychiatry

American Association of Psychiatric Administrators

American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry

Corporate Supporter
Arizona Psychiatric Society

Program Sponsor
Association of Medicine and Psychiatry

Association of Women Psychiatrists

Platinum Partner
Bronx District Branch

Platinum Parner
Brooklyn Psychiatric Society

Corporate Supporter
California Psychiatric Association

Platinum Level Sponsor
Career, Leadership and Mentorship (CLM) Program for Residents

Platinum Sponsor
Central California Psychiatric Society

Platinum Partner
Colorado Psychiatric Society

Platinum Partner
Florida Psychiatric Society

Gold Sponsor
Georgia Psychiatric Physicians Association

Platinum Partner
Greater Long Island Psychiatric Society

Platinum Partner
Illinois Psychiatric Society

Indiana Psychiatric Society

Platinum Sponsor
Indo-American Psychiatric Association

Iowa Psychiatric Society

Gold Sponsor
Kentucky Psychiatric Medical Association

Platinum Partner
Mississippi Psychiatric Association

Platinum Partner
New Jersey Psychiatric Association

Platinum Partner
New York County Psychiatric Society

Platinum Sponsor
New York State Psychiatric Association

Silver Sponsor
North Carolina Psychiatric Association

Gold Sponsor
Northern California Psychiatric Society

Corporate Supporter
Orange County Psychiatric Society

Pennsylvania Psychiatric Society

Psychiatric Society of Virginia

Platinum Partner
Queens County Psychiatric Society

Gold Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor
San Diego Psychiatric Society

Platinum Sponsor
Senior Psychiatrists, Inc.

Gold Corporate Sponsor
Society for the Study of Psychiatry and Culture

Gold Partner
South Carolina Psychiatric Association

Platinum Corporate Sponsor
Washington Psychiatric Society

Platinum Sponsor
Washington State Psychiatric Association

Platinum Sponsor
Psychiatric Society of Westchester County, Inc.

Platinum Partner
West Hudson Psychiatric Society

Corporate Giving

We are pleased to support the following organizations that help to advance research, education, and patient access in the areas of mental health.

In Print

"Telepsychiatry and Risk Management" (Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience)
Written by PRMS Senior Risk Manager, Charles D. Cash, JD, LLM Login required
"To Report or Not to Report" (Psychiatry)
This column, written by PRMS risk management staff, addresses the issue of reporting impaired drivers.Login required
FAQs About HIPAA and HITECH: What Physicians Need to Know (Psychiatric News)
Ms. Vanderpool is the Vice President of Risk Management at PRMS.


PRMS Announces Enhanced Insurance Protection for Psychiatrists
PRMS is pleased to announce substantial enhancements to its national program for psychiatrists. Read press release (.pdf)

Where is the enhanced policy available? Learn more here

PRMS and GAP Working Together
PRMS is pleased to announce an endowment of the Child Psychiatry Fellowship for GAP. To learn more about our support of this initiative, click here.

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  • Liability Risks to Psychiatrists An Evolving Field, An Expert Voice

    Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD, the Vice President of Risk Management at PRMS, has become one of the nation's top experts in professional liability for forensic psychiatrists. The critically lauded book Ethical Issues in Forensic Psychiatry: Minimizing Harm, by Robert Sadoff, MD, includes a chapter by Ms. Vanderpool that addresses the unique liability concerns of forensic psychiatrists.

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Program Updates

PRMS Continues Longstanding Support of the Guttmacher Award

Since the early 1990s, PRMS has endowed the prestigious Manfred S. Guttmacher Award, which recognizes outstanding contributions to forensic psychiatry literature.

PRMS Vice President Co-Editor of Clinical Guide to Mental Disability Evaluations

PRMS Vice President, Risk Management, Donna Vanderpool, MBA, JD has co-edited a new guide to disability evaluations with renowned forensic psychiatrist Liza H. Gold, MD. The book addresses the various types of mental disability examinations and related issues.


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