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ACONP President: Lydia A. Vender, D.O., dFACN

Lydia Vender, D.O, dFACN is Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Rowan University, Child Abuse Research Education Service. She is the current President of the American College of Osteopathic Neurologists and Psychiatrists. She is board certified in Psychiatry and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry. She serves as a preceptor for child/adolescent psychiatry fellows. Dr. Vender has lectured extensively on a variety of Child/adolescent psychiatry topics. She has served as a board member on the American Osteopathic Board of Neurologists and Psychiatrists as well as serving as the AOBNP Representative to the AOA Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists. She completed residency in psychiatry and a child/adolescent fellowship at UMDNJ (now Rowan University). Dr. Vender is a graduate of UMDNJ/College of Osteopathic Medicine (Rowan).