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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Nominate your Distinguished Colleagues!

Nov 02, 2019
OCPS Presents... Orange County's Most Distinguished Psychiatrist Recognition Award The Orange County Psychiatric Society is currently seeking nominations to honor outstanding psychiatrists who have advanced care, research, and education

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Council Meeting Photo: October 2019

Oct 02, 2019
What does a psychiatrist look like? Here is a photo from the October 1, 2019 OCPS Executive Council meeting!

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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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