Committees

Committees are the backbone of the Orange County Psychiatric Society.The work of committees has a direct impact on the decisions made by the officers and Council. To continue this association, we rely on you, our members, to participate.

Our committees are listed below and we hope you will join. If you would like to become a member, please contact us using our contact form or 949-250-3157.

Committee Chairs

Education Anish Dube, M.D.
Ethics Julie Giglio, M.D.
Governmental Affairs Chair: Jeffrey Glass, M.D.
RFM Chair: Frances Brogrammer, M.D.
Information Technology Anthony M. Kassir, M.D.
RFM Co-Chairs: Ben Nguyen, M.D., Andrew Park, M.D.
Investment Committee David M. Davis, M.D., Douglas Kahn, M.D.
Membership & Fellowship Lesley MacArthur, M.D.
Newsletter Editor Bart Blinder, M.D.
Public Affairs Sean Comeau, M.D.
Access to Care Richard Granese, M.D.
Women's Forum RFM Chair: Katy Lunny., M.D.
Sports Psychiatry Matthew N. Koury, M.D., M.P.H.

Meet our Committee Chairs

Committee Chair Bios

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Association Between Mass Shootings, Mental Illness Not Supported By Research

Aug 07, 2019
From APA Headlines, August 6, 2019: The Washington Post (8/5, Wan, Bever) reports that according to research, mental illness is not to blame for America’s mass shootings. In a 2018

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Most Distinguished Psychiatrists

Jun 21, 2019
We are pleased to announce, Dr. Edward Kaufman was announced as the recipient of the 2019 Psychiatrist of the Year award. Other OCPS members recognized as Most Distinguished

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Congratulations are due (updated)

Jun 21, 2019
Congratulations to Dr. Sean Comeau, who is the recipient fo the the 2019 Bill Callahan, M.D., Memorial Advocacy Award. Also, we recognize Drs. Anish Dube and Richard Granese,

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