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Sixth Annual Psychopharmacology Update

*Due to COVID-19, GME is holding this event as a live virtual webcast.  All currently registered attendees will be notified via email.  We will be welcoming additional registrations, as well. Please email us at [email protected] if you have any questions. 

This FREE two-day symposium features the world's leading experts who will discuss the latest advances in the pharmacotherapy of anxiety disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia, and more.

Overview



Access the program here: https://www.engagez.net/gme-psychopharm-2020

Please note, the site will not be live until the start time of the program. Materials will be avaialble for download once the site is live, but are not available in advance. 

Jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Medical Education.

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from Intra-Cellular Therapies, Neurocrine Biosciences and Sunovion.

 

Target Audience

This activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, pharmacists and psychologists engaged in the care of patients with anxiety disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia, and more.

 

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  • Implement evidence-based pharmacotherapy for mood, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, and schizophrenia.
  • Assess the latest advances in the management of postpartum depression.
  • Employ the appropriate management of side effects of psychotropics
  • Evaluate the role of innovative treatments in treatment resistant depression.
  • Provide appropriate care and counsel for patients and their families.
  • Discuss the management of TD in psychiatric patients.
  • Discuss the unmet needs in pharmacotherapy of ADHD across the lifecycle.
  • Encourage the use of evidence-based treatments for anxiety disorders.
  • Discuss the role of ketamine and other newer antidepressants to treat psychiatric disorders.
  • Individualize treatment choices, giving consideration to efficacy, safety, long-term data, and unique patient characteristics.

 

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Medical Education.  Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 

Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Continuing Pharmacy Education

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 10 contact hours (1.0 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

Universal Activity Number – JA4008162-9999-20-2466-L01-P

Type of Activity: Knowledge

 

Continuing Nursing Education

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 10 contact hours. Designated for 4 contact hours of pharmacotherapy credit for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses.

 

California Board of Registered Nursing

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13485, for 10 contact hours.

 

AAPA Credit Designation Statement

This activity is designated for 10 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

 

Continuing Psychologist Education

Continuing education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP).  The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility of the program.

Credit Designation

This program offers 10.0 continuing education credits for psychologists.

 

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.

 

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use

This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The planners of this activity do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the planners. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

 

Disclaimer

Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management.  Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient's conditions and possible contraindications and/or dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer's product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.

This FREE two-day symposium features the world's leading experts who will discuss the latest advances in the pharmacotherapy of anxiety disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia, and more.

Program Agenda

Tentative Agenda
subject to change 
(All times listed in ET)

 

Day 1 - Friday, Dec 4,  2020

9:45 – 10:00 AM: Opening Remarks by Chair

10:00 - 11:00 AM: “Pharmacotherapy of Major Depression” – Manpreet Singh, MD (Stanford) 

-short break-

11:00 - 12:00 PM:  Non-CME Educational Talk (Intra-Cellular Therapies)

12:00 – 12:15 PM: Break

12:15 – 1:15 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of Schizophrenia” – John Kane MD, Northwell University

1:15 – 2:15 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of Anxiety Disorders” – Sanjay Mathew MD, Baylor College of Medicine

-short break-

2:15– 3:15 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk (Sunovion)

3:15 – 3:30 PM: Break

3:30 – 4:30 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of Premenstrual, Perimenopausal and Postpartum Depression” - Anita Clayton, MD, University of VA

4:30 – 5:30 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of Antipsychotic Induced Movement Disorders” – Jonathan Meyer, MD, University of California, San Diego

 

Day 2 - Saturday, Dec 5, 2020

10:00 AM – 11:00AM: “Pharmacotherapy of Bipolar Depressive Spectrum Disorders” - Prakash Masand, MD, Duke-NUS

-short break-

11:00 – 12:00 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk (Neurocrine Biosciences)

12:00 – 12:15 PM: Break

12:15 – 1:15 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of ADHD Across The Life Cycle” - Anthony Rostain MD, University of Penn

1:15 – 2:15 PM: “Pharmacotherapies for Psychiatric Disorders: What Does the Future Hold” - Greg Mattingly, MD, Washington University

-short break-

2:15 – 3:15 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk (Janssen) 

3:15 – 3:30 PM: Break

3:30 - 4:30 PM: "Managing Side Effects of Psychiatric Medications” Joseph Goldberg, MD, Mt Sinai NYC

-short break-

4:30 - 5:30 PM: Non-CME Education Talk (Acadia)

-short break-

5:30 – 6:30 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of Narcolepsy, OSA and Insomnia” - Milton Erman, MD, University of California, San Diego

Faculty Members Scheduled to Attend

Anita Clayton, MD
Chair, Department of Psychiatry & Neurobehavioral Sciences, University of Virginia School of Medicine
Milton Erman, MD
Voluntary Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine of the University of California, San Diego
John M. Kane, MD
Chairman of Psychiatry
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Sanjay J. Mathew, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Greg Mattingly, MD
Associate Clinical Professor, Washington University School of Medicine
Jonathan Meyer, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego
Anthony Rostain, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine
Manpreet K. Singh, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University

Location and Date

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 04-05, 2020


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