Tristan Gorrindo, MD is the Director of Education and Deputy Medical Director for the American Psychiatric Association (APA). He oversees undergraduate medical education, graduate medical education, continuing medical education, and maintenance of certification for the APA. In this role, he is responsible for the 400+ scientific sessions of the APA Annual Meetings, as well as 200+ activities in the APA’s online learning management system and the APA’s maintenance of certification books and Focus journal. Dr. Gorrindo’s passion is innovative education. He is committed to advancing the field of psychiatry by engaging millennial learners through novel learning formats. His team developed 10 new experiential learning formats for the APA’s Annual Meeting, including a shark-tank style hackathon, mock trials, participant debates, group-based simulations, and interactive maintenance of certification sessions. Additionally, he has extensive expertise in leveraging technology in education and online/distance learning. Dr. Gorrindo completed his clinical training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School and is board certified in general psychiatry as well as child and adolescent psychiatry.