Citation: Psychosomatics. , 2017 Nov 22.Journal: Psychosomatics.Published: 2017ISSN: 0033-3182.Full author list: Boland RJ; Rundell J; Epstein S; Gitlin D.UI/PMID: 29254807.Subject(s): IN PROCESS -- NOT YET INDEXEDInstitution(s): MedStar Health Research InstitutenActivity type: Journal Article.Medline article type(s): Journal ArticleOnline resources: Click here to access onlineDigital Object Identifier: https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2017.11.006 (Click here)Abbreviated citation: Psychosomatics. , 2017 Nov 22.Local Holdings: Available online through MWHC library: 2005 - 2007, Available in print through MWHC library: 2005 - 2006.Abstract: BACKGROUND: In November of 2017, The Academy of the Psychosomatic Medicine voted to change its name to the Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry. It followed a similar change in which the American Board of Medical Specialties voted to change the name of the field to Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry.Abstract: OBJECTIVE: The authors, all instrumental in bringing about this change, discuss the history and rationale for this name change. Copyright (c) 2017 The Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine. All rights reserved.