Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry

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The Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry is an organization of psychiatric educators dedicated to the education of medical students in the behavioral sciences and psychiatry. The Association was formed in 1975 when a small group of psychiatric educators met in Chicago to discuss undergraduate medical education.

Annual Meeting

June 20-22, 2024
PIttsburgh, Pennsylvania

ADMSEP Mission

  • Champion excellence in medical student psychiatric education
  • Support, develop, and disseminate research and innovation in teaching methods, content, and evaluation
  • Foster the professional development and career satisfaction of medical student psychiatric educators
  • Provide support, guidance, and resources to medical students considering a career in psychiatry
  • Collaborate with other psychiatric and medical education organizations to pursue common interests


  Alicia Barnes, D.O., MPH
Saint Louis University School of Medicine

 Erin Malloy, M.D.
University of North Carolina School of Medicine

  Jeffrey Rakofsky, M.D.
Emory University School of Medicine

  Rachel Russo, M.D.
VA San Diego Healthcare System