Loyola sponsors Midwest conference of medical students in psychiatry

News Archive February 10, 2015

Loyola sponsors Midwest conference of medical students in psychiatry

MAYWOOD, Il.  The Midwest Regional Medical Students in Psychiatry Conference will be held Feb. 28 at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.

The daylong event will feature speakers who will discuss current topics in psychiatry and resident physicians’ perspectives on psychiatry. It is not open to the public.

The conference is sponsored by the American Psychiatric Association Psychiatry Student Interest Group Network (PsychSIGN) and Loyola’s psychiatric and neurological student  interest group, Stritch MIND (Medical Students Interested in Psychiatry).

PsychSIGN is a national network of medical students interested in psychiatry. PsychSIGN comprises psychiatry interest groups at medical schools across the country. Each year, PsychSIGN holds student-oriented conferences in each of its regions across the continental United States. The Midwest region (Area 4) includes Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Missouri, Nebraska, Kansas, North Dakota and South Dakota.

The Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division (HSD) advances interprofessional, multidisciplinary, and transformative education and research while promoting service to others through stewardship of scientific knowledge and preparation of tomorrow's leaders. The HSD is located on the Health Sciences Campus in Maywood, Illinois. It includes the Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, the Stritch School of Medicine, the biomedical research programs of the Graduate School, and several other institutes and centers encouraging new research and interprofessional education opportunities across all of Loyola University Chicago. The faculty and staff of the HSD bring a wealth of knowledge, experience, and a strong commitment to seeing that Loyola's health sciences continue to excel and exceed the standard for academic and research excellence. For more on the HSD, visit LUC.edu/hsd.
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