Students are eligible for special reduced registration rates at the CPNP Annual Meeting. Register today.
Date: Sunday, 04/23/2017
Time: 1:15 PM (view in the schedule)
Room: 106 A-C
All student attendees have the opportunity to be paired up with an active practitioner for a one-on-one (30 minute) mentoring meeting during CPNP 2017. You can register for the mentoring session online via your annual meeting registration form where you will rank order your practice interest areas and provide background information to be shared with your selected mentor. Matches will be completed and communicated in early April 2017.
One afternoon of programming is specifically designed to meet the needs of students. No ACPE credit is provided for the student track programming.
1:15-1:30 p.m.: Welcome and Introduction to CPNP and the Annual Meeting
Gain insights into how to make the most of your Annual Meeting. Identify the must-attend events and networking opportunities available to you. Additionally, gain information on how your CPNP membership can benefit you through activities such as participating in CPNP communities, publishing in the Mental Health Clinician journal, and by taking CPNP University courses.
1:30-2:15 p.m.: Resident/New Practitioner Panel
Get the real-world view from new practitioners and residents who will share the networking strategies they employed in securing a residency and how they prepared for a residency.
2:15-3:00 p.m.: Specialty Showcase
Learn more about career specialty options by engaging in a variety of presentations. Presentations will focus on job opportunities, patient populations, job prospects, and job preparation.
3:00-3:10 p.m.: Break
3:10-3:50 p.m.: Specialty Roundtable Discussions
Dig deeper into career opportunities in psychiatric and neurologic pharmacy by engaging in small group discussions with a variety of experts from differing practice areas. Learn what it is like to work in the specialty areas of child adolescent/developmental disabilities, Veterans Affairs-Outpatient, and inpatient acute.
3:50-4:00 p.m.: Break
Gain insights into what it feels like to live with mental illnesses. Learn about the struggles, triumphs, and how to deal with symptoms and treatments of mental illness.
Identify stigma surrounding individuals with mental illness.
Thanks to the generous support of the CPNP Foundation, CPNP Past Presidents’ Destiny Fund, and CPNP members, 20 students received a $500 grant consisting of a full registration to the Annual Meeting ($175 value) and a $325 travel stipend based on the merits of their applications. Congratulations to the following recipients:
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