Annual Meeting & Scientific Session

2018 Annual Meeting & Scientific Session:
Early Bird Registration Now Open!

September 27-30, 2018 â”‚Renaissance Asheville Hotel 

NCPA is excited to host the 2018 Annual Meeting & Scientific Session in Asheville, NC from September 27-30!

This year, only the first 100 people to register will receive the special Early Bird discount. So, don't wait to reserve your spot!

The 2018 Program Committee is working hard to finalize a schedule that builds upon NCPA's tradition of inviting nationally-known experts to provide the most up-to-date reports on the timeliest topics in psychiatric medicine and mental health care. 

We will update this page with more program details as they are officially announced!

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Hotel Information

The Renaissance Asheville Hotel is now taking reservations for the 2018 Annual Meeting. Reserve your room today, the discounted room block ends on August 29!

The Renaissance Asheville hotel offers deluxe rooms and suites that feature complimentary Wi-Fi, scenic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains, dog-friendly rooms, complimentary parking, and much more!

Hotel Information

2018 Resident Poster Session Submission Information

The North Carolina Psychiatric Association and the North Carolina Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry are pleased to host the Poster Session taking place on Saturday, September 29 at the Annual Meeting & Scientific Session in Asheville, NC.

Poster Session Information

Sponsor a Resident!

Every year as a way to support training and education, the Psychiatric Foundation of North Carolina generously pays the registration fees for psychiatric residents to attend the Annual Meeting & Scientific Session. If you would like to provide support for a resident attending the Annual Meeting, please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to the Psychiatric Foundation of North Carolina. 

From the Residents...
“Thank you for making this conference affordable to residents via scholarships! I was so happy be able to present my poster and also participate in a number of activities due to the scholarship.” – Anonymous Comment from 2016 Evaluation Form

Click here to Sponsor a Resident by making a tax-deductible donation