Dr Lipov is presenting at APA American Psychiatric Association ( APA) in New York city May 3 and May 5 . APA is one of the largest psychiatric associations in the globe it is 167 years old and has over 100,000 members world wide .Dr Lipov was invited to speak about treatment approach that he pioneer in 2006. This is a first time he is presenting at a psychiatric meeting( he has presented in multiple anesthesia meetings as well Oncology meeting in Singapore ) . Dr Lipov is a pain physician and an anesthesiologist . His approach as been shown that an anesthetic injection can successfully treat PTSD in 30 minutes with a 70 % success rate ( vs conventional approach success rate of 25%) . Last week , he was asked to join a distinguished panel of experts ( from Navy , Yale University and other) to discuss alternative treatments for PTSD , which gives him another opportunity to present at APA. He is looking forward to discussing his research findings and merging two seemingly unrelated fields : anesthesiology and psychiatry. His approach remodulates an overactive “ fight or flight “ system and leads to resolution of many PTSD symptoms, since his publications , simular results have been seen in 4 other institutions.