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Advisory Board

  • Provided for organizational planning and management of API Alaska Recovery Center, including its budget, mission, and strategic plan.

  • Offers guidance and direction in the development and promulgation of hospital policy and procedures.

  • Provides leadership to ensure API Alaska Recovery Center has a functional quality improvement program and appoints medical staff.

  • Oversees API’s ongoing efforts to provide the highest possible level of inpatient care.

  • Ensures that there is a process for community input and information exchange relevant to API Alaska Recovery Center’s services and operations.

  • Advocates for and supports the role API Alaska Recovery as an integral part of the full continuum of Alaska’s mental health services.

Advisory Board Meeting Calendar

Alaska Psychiatric Institute
3700 Piper Street

Time: 9:00 am-1:00 pm

Spring Meeting - May 8, 2015

Advisory Board Members

Cathy Cooley – Chair
Paul Cornils – Chair Elect
David Fleurant – Disability Law Center Seat
Xiomara Owens – Alaska Native Tribal Health Center Seat
Barbara Franks – Public Seat
Vacant – Alaska Behavioral Health Association Seat
Vacant Seats – 3 Public Seats
Vacant Seat - 1 Youth Seat

Albert E. Wall – Division of Behavioral Health, Director
Melissa E. Ring – Alaska Psychiatric Institute, CEO/Director
Michael Alexander, MD – Alaska Psychiatric Institute, Chief of Psychiatry