Deputy Director

Source: https://www.psychiatry.org/about-apa/work-at-apa

American Psychiatric Association

Type

Corporate / executive

Location

North America

San Diego

United States

Location

United States

San Diego

Type

Corporate / executive


Are you a legislative and/or legal professional with the desire to contribute to improving the lives of those with mental illness? Do you have a passion for advocacy and the ability to provide relevant legislative research on health care matters? Would you like to work across both federal and state processes? The APA is looking for a talented and detail oriented Deputy Director of Federal and State Legislative Relations to work with both our federal lobbying team and state government relations team. The position will track down relevant legislative history, provide legislative drafting & analysis, and spend time advocating on behalf of psychiatrists and their patients. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual with a graduate or law degree and experience in health care. Prior trade association, medical specialty, or Hill experience a plus.