Psychiatry APC Fellowship

Psychiatry APC Fellowship

Psychiatry APC Fellowship Overview

Program Description

The 12-month program emphasizes differential diagnosis using DSM 5 psychopharmacology, neuroscience, psychological and neuropsychiatry assessment, emergency psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, community-based psychiatry, toxicology, adult and child psychiatry, and forensic psychiatry. The primary areas of focus are adult inpatient, crisis, and outpatient services. Additionally, the fellows will receive continued training in the management of acute and chronic medical conditions.

Length of Program: 12 months

Class Size: 1-2

Starting Date: March and June

Program Mission

The mission of the Regions Hospital APC Fellowship program in Psychiatry is to graduate APCs who demonstrate clinical expertise, ethical behavior, leadership skills, cultural awareness, professionalism and an ongoing commitment to learning. 


Psychiatry APC Fellows will be required to study curriculum required for the psychiatry board certification.


Psychiatry APC Fellows will devote a significant portion of their training to psychiatry.

12 month clinical rotation schedule (subject to change)

  • Adult Inpatient Psychiatry
  • Adult Outpatient Psychiatry
  • Behavioral Health Medicine        
  • Psychiatry Consult Liaison
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Toxicology
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Neurology Consults        
  • Partial Hospitalization     
  • Electives:
    • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    • Women’s Health Psychiatry
    • Internal Medicine
    • Palliative Care
    • Eating Disorder
    • Endocrinology

Program Faculty:

Tracy Keizer, PA-C- Psychiatry APC Fellowship Director

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