Austin Psychiatric Society

***If you RSVP and are not able to make it you need to let us know by Monday, November 13th at noon***

If you RSVP and no show, you will receive an invoice for the full dinner fee of $80

​**There is no dinner charge for APS members for  this meeting**

Sponsored by Genesight

Sponsor a Resident Meeting
The cost is $40 to sponsor a residents dinner.  

**APS Annual Dues are Due by November 15th**

Dr. James Kennedy

"The Use of Genetic Tests to decide on specific medication and dosage for psychiatric patients"


Upon completion of this presentation, participants will be able to

Identify research methods and results examining liver and brain gene variation that contribute to psychotropic medication response and side effects

Define the recent genetic results for predicting antidepressant response and antipsychotic response and weight gain side effects

Define the methods and process of ordering and interpreting a pharmacogenetic test

Accreditation Statement:
“This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Texas Medical Association and Austin Psychiatric Society. The Texas Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.”
Designation Statement:
The Texas Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Dinner Fee

You can now get your

CME transcripts on the 

TMA website.  Click

on the link below to

get started

Future Meeting Dates ​​​

November 15, 2017 (Sponsor a Resident)
January 17, 2018
March 21, 2018 (Sponsor a Medical Student)

May 16, 2018 (Joint Meeting with CAPA)

Membership Dues


Next APS Meeting- November 15, 2017


6:30 pm Happy Half Hour 

7:00 PM Brief APS Meeting and Presentation

The Headliners Club
221 West 6th Street 21st Floor Chase Bank Bldg