Annual Meeting

54th Annual Meeting: December 6-10, 2015

Once again members and guests will be welcomed to Hollywood, Florida by ACNP staff along with the familiar faces at the Diplomat Resort.  The Diplomat may have new ownership and a new name, but their commitment to excellence and enthusiasm for the ACNP meeting remain the same.  Meeting registration openned on June 2nd. Registration fees will increase by $50 on October 31st.  

2015 Registration 

2015 Itinerary Planner  - The planner allows you to browse the meeting schedule to plan your agenda for the meeting. Included are abstracts for all sessions along with any currently scheduled meetings. Choose ‘Schedule’ to view all events at the login screen or login and create your personal meeting schedule.

2015 Preliminary Schedule

Annual Meeting Childcare is available for all meeting attendees. KiddieCorp will provide a program for children ages 6 months through 12 years old and will be located at the Diplomat Resort. For more information and to register, please visit 2015 Annual Meeting Childcare 

2014 Annual Meeting e-Poster Gallery

2014 Annual Meeting Abstracts

Annual Meeting FAQs

How do I invite a guest?  The quickest and most efficient way to invite a guest to the Annual Meeting is to send an email to the ACNP Executive Office with the name and email address of your guest. The Annual Meeting registration materials will then be forwarded to your guest.

Annual Meeting General Information

The ACNP Annual Meeting is open only to members and their invited guests.

The Annual Meeting is one of the world's leading forums for the exchange of cutting
edge scientific information about the brain, behavior, and psycotropic drugs.

The Annual Meeting provides an opportunity to:

  • Attend an outstanding scientific program in clinical and basic research on brain behavior-drug interactions
  • Learn about the most recent and often unpublished advances in psychopharmacology
  • Meet and interact with internationally distinguished researchers and scientists
  • Earn CME Credit - The 2015 ACNP Annual Meeting is jointly sponsored by the Vanderbilt School of Medicine and the ACNP and is designated for a maximum of 33.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Attendees requesting CME credit must first complete the Annual Meeting Evaluation.   A link to the meeting evaluation and CME request will be available onsite throughout the meeting in the ACNP Computer Center and also on the ACNP website.

If you would like to host a small meeting during the an ACNP annual meeting,you must request approaval by completing an Event Request Form and submitting to the Executive Office for approval.  Please contact Laura Hill, with questions.



2014 Travel Awards

ACNP annually selects distinguished young scientists in the field of neuropsychopharmacology to be a part of our Travel Award program. These awards offer an opportunity to attend an outstanding scientific program in clinical and basic research on brain-behavior-drug interactions; become aware of the most recent, and often unpublished, advances in psychopharmacology; and meet and interact with internationally distinguished researchers and scientists. Click here to read more.

Research Discussions

This forum enables discussion of articles that have appeared in Neuropsychopharmacology. It is intended to stimulate scholarly interactions among researchers, and to help educate members of the public who are interested in psychiatric illness.

Employment Opportunities

Find fellowship and employment opportunities here.  Please send all new postings to

Educational Presentations

View Educational Presentations from our annual meetings and educational resources for members and non-members.