The Psychiatrists' Program: Professional Liability Insurance Designed for Psychiatrists
   A District Branch of the American Psychiatric Association

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Grand Rounds
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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

11:00am - 12:30pm

Bradley Hospital - Ray Hall Conference Center

Academic Grand Rounds*

Neurogenetic Approaches to Understanding Fear and PTSD: From Mice to (Wo)Man

Kerry J. Ressler, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry, Chief Scientific Officer, Chief Division Depression & Anxiety, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Visiting Professor, Emory University

Objective: At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to: describe new research across patient populations and animal models into the neurobiology of PTSD; to discuss brain regions and neural circuits thought to underlie PTSD; and to educate others on potential new treatment methods, as well as further understanding current approaches to treating PTSD.

Disclosure: Kerry J. Ressler, MD, PhD has the following financial disclosures to report: Dr. Ressler’s work is supported primarily by the National Institutes of Mental Health (MH071537, MH096764, MH094757), and previously by HHMI and the Burroughs Wellcome Fund.  Dr. Ressler is a founding member of Extinction Pharmaceuticals, and holds several patents for which he has received no equity or income within the last 3 years.  He is also on the Scientific Advisory Boards for the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, the LIBR institute, the Sheppard Pratt-Lieber Research Institute, and Resilience Therapeutics, Inc.

This activity is not supported by a commercial entity.

For more information please contact Fatima Alves at 401-455-6430

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

11:00am - 12:00pm

Bradley Hospital - Pine Room

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds*

Child Psychiatrists in the System of Care: Personal Reflections
W. Peter Metz, MD
Director of Community Child Psychiatry
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
UMass Medical School and UMassMemorial Medical Center

Objectives: At the conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to: describe the limitations of the traditional medical model for helping children with complex behavioral health needs and their families; discuss the Overview of System of Care (SOC) values and principles and the wraparound planning process; and to discuss the Child Psychiatric practice in the SOC: opportunities to expand the CAP professional identity.

Disclosure: W. Peter Metz, MD has no relevant financial disclosures to report.

This activity is not supported by a commercial entity.

For more information please contact Gail Mills at 401-444-7573

  *ACCREDITATIONS:
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

Psychologists: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University has been approved by the Rhode Island Psychological Association to offer continuing education credits for Psychologists. The Alpert Medical School maintains responsibility for the program. This program is approved for Category 1 CE Credit. (Credits available to RI licensed psychologists only)