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Inspire and be Inspired
Join World-Class Leaders & Trailblazers
June 11-13, 2021 | Virtual Experience

Psych Congress Elevate is your home for practical psychopharmacology and future-focused education tailor-made for early career and forward-thinking mental health clinicians, ready to make waves in the field.

This year, we're bringing the education and inspiration online!

Step past the uncertainty of travel and join the Psych Congress Family for 3 days of cutting-edge research translated into clinical application. This new and enhanced virtual experience will provide you intimate access to the nation's leading minds in psychiatry, one-on-one networking opportunities, valuable connections with industry innovators, captivating presentations, and so much more.

Advanced Networking
What to Expect

This one-of-a-kind virtual educational experience will provide the tools to become a more effective and efficient clinician. Walk away empowered and excited to make your mark on the future of mental healthcare.

CME/CE Credits Available
Faculty Members Who Challenge Convention
Psychopharmacology-Focused and Forward-Thinking Sessions
Inspired Thinkers
Who Should Attend?

Elevate is designed and accredited for all members of the mental health team looking to take on new opportunities and challenges and be at the forefront of their field.

Nurse Practitioners
Physician Assistants
Primary Care Physicians
Students, Residents, and Fellows
Other Mental Health Professionals
A Transformative Educational Experience for Mental Health Clinicians

The 2021 agenda will feature keynote addresses, a robust two-track agenda, countless networking opportunities, and the type of one-on-one access to thought-leaders and driven colleagues that will take your career to the next level.

Exceptional Faculty
Innovative & Practical Sessions
Impactful Networking
Elevate is much needed nourishment for early career clinicians and an important reminder for all dreamers to keep manifesting their vision of what it means to provide world class mental healthcare."

Samantha Lau, NP, Psych Congress Elevate Co-Chair
Los Angeles, CA

I left Elevate feeling like a psych provider superstar! Ready to conquer all barriers and heal every single patient."

Taisha Bowen-Brown, PA-C
Garner, NC

I have only attended one other conference regularly before my first time at Elevate and found this experience to be truly enjoyable and dynamic. The combination of up-to-date clinical information along with career-focused guidance and advice was engaging and relevant. I am definitely looking forward to attending future events!"

Christina Lee, MD
Arlington, TX

Meet the Steering Committee

Engage with faculty who will personally challenge you to think outside the box and will support you as you are building or taking your career to the next level.

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago; Administrative Director, Pediatric Mood Disorder Clinic, Pediatric Brain Research and Intervention Center, Department of Psychiatry, Chicago, Illinois
Steven Chan, MD, MBA
Addiction Psychiatry Physician, Palo Alto VA Health; Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH
Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Texas Tech Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Midland, Texas
Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC
Adjunct Clinical Affiliate, University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing; Private Practice, Austin, Texas
Edward Kaftarian, MD
CEO, Orbit Health Telepsychiatry, Encino, California
Andrew Penn, RN, MS, NP, CNS, APRN-BC
Associate Clinical Professor, University of California, San Francisco, California