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Grand Rounds

Psychiatry Grand Rounds takes place on every Wednesday of each month from 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM in the Class of 62’ auditorium.

John Romano Clinical Rounds, second Wednesday of the month, are not open to the public. URMC faculty (including community faculty with active appointments), clinical faculty, staff and trainees are welcome and encouraged to attend.

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Interactive Grand Rounds: Identification and Diagnosis of Early Symptomatic Alzheimer's Disease

Anton P. Porsteinsson, MD, William B. and Sheila Konar Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology - University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

 Jan 03, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium ((G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Neuroimaging Correlates in Treatments of Borderline Personality Disorder

Kimberly Kjome, MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry - University of Texas - Austin, Dell Medical School

 Jan 10, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Psychiatry and the Legacy of the Civil Rights Era: Mental Health Care in Harlem, 1936- 1968

Dennis Doyle, Associate Professor of History - St. Louis College of Pharmacy

 Jan 17, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of 62 Auditorium

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Women's Initiative Supporting Health and the Biopsychosocial Model

Diane Morse, M.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine - URMC

 Jan 24, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium, G-9425

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Understanding Dopamine: Navigating Between the Clinic and the Bench

Julie Fudge, M.D., Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Psychiatry - The Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience, URMC

 Feb 07, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium, G-9425

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Engel's Biopsychosocial Model & Transplant Psychiatry: Assessment of a Liver Transplant Candidate

Mark Nickels, MD, Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Aspen Ainsworth, MD, Psychosomatic Medicine Fellow - URMC

 Feb 14, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Social Vs. Personal Responsibility for Healthy Aging: Social Class vs. Personality Influences on Longevity

Ben Chapman, PhD, MPH, MS - Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Public Health Sciences, URMC

 Feb 21, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of 62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Caring for Patients With Complex Needs: Prioritization, Communication, and Beyond

Marsha Wittink, MD, MBE, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Family Medicine - URMC

 Feb 28, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (3-7619)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Experiences with Neurosurgery for Psychiatric Indications at the Ohio State University

Kevin C. Reeves, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry - Wexner Medical Center, Ohio State University

 Mar 07, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Adolph Auditorium (1-7619)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Treatment of Conduct Disorders and Violence: From Clinical Practice to National Dissemination

Professor Stephen Scott, CBE, FRCPsych, FMedSci - Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, Kings College London

 Mar 14, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Pain and Pleasure: Common Physiology, Anatomy and Clinical Applications

Paul Geha, MD, Assist Professor - Yale School of Medicine and The John B. Pierce Laboratory

 Mar 21, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Psychiatry and Neurosurgery

Trans* Suicide Research and Prevention

Megan C. Lytle, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry - URMC

 Mar 28, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Disrupting the Single Story About Male Behavioral Health Disparities

Wizdom Powell, PhD, MPH; Director, Health Disparities Institute - University of Connecticut Health

 Apr 04, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (3-7619)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

FairStart: Establishing, Evaluating, and Refining a Comprehensive School Mental Health System (CSMHS)

Melissa Heatly, PhD, Senior Instructor in Psychiatry; Linda Alpert-Gillis, PhD, Professor, Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Clinical Nursing; Deborah Miles, Director of Student Services - URMC and Fairport Central School District (Miles)

 Apr 11, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Eye To Brain: What Changes in Vision Tell Us About Schizophrenia

Steven M. Silverstein, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, Division of Research - Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care

 Apr 18, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Autonomic Imbalance, Metabolic Disorders, and the Call for Preventive Psychiatry

Lawson Wulsin, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Family Medicine - University of Cincinnati

 Apr 25, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Individual and Leadership Applications of the Science of Human Factors to Promote Wellness

Michael R. Privitera, MS, MD, Professor of Psychiatry - Department of Psychiatry, Crisis Services

 May 02, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Opioid Use Disorder: Where We Were, Where We Are, and Where We Need To Go

Eric C Strain, M.D., The George E. Bigelow Professor - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 May 16, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (Room G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Sleep Disturbance: A Cross Cutting Factor With Implications for the Development and Course of Suicide Risk

Todd M. Bishop, Ph.D. - Senior Instructor, Department of Psychiatry

 May 23, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Anxiety Across The Lifespan

John T. Walkup, MD, Chair, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

 Jun 06, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Mass Shootings and Psychiatry: Taking Practical Steps in the Midst of a Political Storm

John "Jack" Rozel, MD, MSL, Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Adjunct Professor of Law - University of Pittsburgh

 Jun 13, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

From 'Voodoo Death' to Psychoneuroimmunology: My 3+ Decades of Mind-Body Research

Jan Moynihan, Ph.D., The George L. Engel Professor of Psychiatry - URMC

 Jun 20, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Upper Auditorium (3-7619)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Rochester Psychiatry With "Permeable Boundaries": Towards Integration of Medicine and Psychiatry

Hochang Benjamin Lee, M.D., John Romano Professor and Chair of Psychiatry - URMC

 Sep 05, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Technology Driven Behavioral Health Integration: Opportunities in Payment Reform

Michael Hasselberg, MD, PhD - Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, URSMD

 Sep 12, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

The Community Division: A Strong Past and Stronger Collaborative Future

Robert L. Weisman, DO - Professor of Psychiatry and Senior Medical Director of Adult Ambulatory Services, URMC

 Sep 19, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Applying Motivational Principals to Suicide Prevention

Peter C. Britton, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Psychiatry, URMC

 Sep 26, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

The History, Evolution, and Application of the Insanity Defense

Hon. Eugene M. Fahey - Associate Judge, New York State Court of Appeals

 Sep 28, 2018 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Helen Wood Hall | Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1W-304)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

From DSRIP and Beyond: The Impact of Behavioral Health Integration in URMC Safety Net Practices

George Nasra, MD, MBA, Professor of Psychiatry, Division Chief of Collaborative Care and Wellness and Tiffany Pulcino, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine & Pediatrics - URMC

 Oct 10, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of 62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Linking Late-Life Depression, Cognitive Impairment, and Dementia

David C. Steffens, M.D., M.H.S. - Professor and Chair of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

 Oct 17, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Introduction to Suicide Prevention Research & Interventions with Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Communities

Meghan L. Fox, PsyD, LMHC - Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry, URMC

 Oct 24, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

The Complexity of Reward and Aversion: Its Current Cognitive Neuroscience and Implications for Biobehavioral Health

Hans Breiter, MD - Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Director Warren Wright Adolescent Center; Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

 Nov 07, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Public Mental Health Implications of Adverse Childhood Experiences

Altha J. Stewart, MD - Associate Professor; Chief, Social and Community Psychiatry; Director, Center for Health in Justice Involved Youth, University of Tennessee Health Science Center; President, American Psychiatric Association

 Nov 14, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Suicide Risk Among U.S. Hispanics

Caroline Silva, Ph.D. - Senior Instructor in Psychiatry, URMC

 Nov 28, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Unpacking Complex Etiology Toward Molecular Substrates: Glutamatergic Signaling in Schizophrenia as an Example

Chang-Gyu Hahn, MD, PhD, Associate Professor in Psychiatry - University of Pennsylvania

 Dec 05, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Addressing the Children's Mental Health Crisis in our Region: An Overview and Update on the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of Rochester

Michael A. Scharf, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Chief, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry - URMC

 Dec 12, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

Thinking About Schizophrenia

William T. Carpenter, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology - University of Maryland School of Medicine

 Dec 19, 2018 @ 8:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Department of Psychiatry

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 (one) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.