Members of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) have elected Paul Summergrad, M.D., of Boston, president-elect of the association. Dr. Summergrad is the Dr. Frances S. Arkin Professor and chair of the Department of Psychiatry and a professor of medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine as well as psychiatrist-in-chief at Tufts Medical Center. He serves as chair of the APA Board of Trustees Ad Hoc Work Group on the Role of Psychiatry in Health Care Reform and is a member of the APA DSM-5 Scientific Review Committee. Dr. Summergrad won 62% of the votes. His opponent was Robert Ursano, M.D., of Bethesda, Maryland.