ACONP President, Steven Karp, D.O., FACN is in private psychiatry practice specializing in addiction psychiatry in Scottsdale, Arizona. He graduated from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed psychiatry residency at Norristown State Hospital, Norristown Pennsylvania. He is certified in psychiatry, addiction psychiatry and geriatric psychiatry. He serves as Clinical Associate professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, Penn State School of Medicine. Dr. Karp has extensive experience with eating disorders, substance abuse and co-occurring addictions. He has lectured extensively in the areas of eating disorders and addiction and has served as an examiner for the American Board of Osteopathic Neurology and Psychiatry.