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Third Annual Mood Disorders Summit
SOLD OUT! Thank you to the hundreds who have signed up for this event - it has sold out and the wait list has been closed. To register for our 2017 Mood Disorders Summit, visit that meeting's webpage.
Friday, December 9 - Saturday, December 10, 2016
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
J.W. Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn
5402 E Lincoln Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
Jointly provided by Global Medical Education and the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.
This activity is supported by independent educational grants from Allergan, Lundbeck, Sage Therapeutics, Sunovion and Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Join fellow healthcare professionals and learn from the world’s leading experts at this FREE comprehensive two-day conference, which will explore state of the art diagnostic and therapeutic issues in patients with mood disorders.
Hotel Room Block at the J.W. Marriott Camelback Inn
The discounted room block for this event is sold out and no longer available. To inquire about availability at the hotel, please contact their reservation line by calling: 480-948-1700.
Other Recommended Hotels Nearby (please note, no room block is offered, please call to inquire about availability)
Scottsdale Marriott Suites Old Town (480) 945-1550
The Westin Kierland Resort and Spa (480) 624-1000
This activity is supported by independent educational grants from Lundbeck, Sunovion and Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
The Third Annual Mood Disorders Summit will explore state of the art diagnostic and therapeutic issues in patients with mood disorders. This will include reasons for missed diagnosis, changes in DSM-5, and the effects of culture on the diagnosis and treatment. The latest advances in treating all phase of the illness, including non-pharmacological therapies, metabolic side effects of therapies and strategies to make patients active collaborators in their care will be discussed.
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and psychologists who care for patients with mood disorders.
- Identify reasons for the misdiagnosis of mood disorders
- Identify the factors contributing to treatment resistant depression and evidence based strategies to treat it
- Implement evidence based strategies including personalization to treat MDD to remission of all symptom domains particularly cognitive dysfunction
- Implement evidence based treatments for cognitive disturbances and obesity in mood disorder patients
- Provide appropriate care and counsel for patients and their families
- Provide accurate and appropriate counsel as part of the treatment team
CME/CE Accreditation Information
Physician Continuing Medical Education
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Medical Education. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.0 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 is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 12.0 contact hours (1.20 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.
Universal Activity Numbers:
- 0809-9999-16-494-L01-P – Friday AM sessions
- 0809-9999-16-495-L01-P – Friday hot topics
- 0809-9999-16-496-L01-P – Friday PM sessions
- 0809-9999-16-497-L01-P – Saturday AM sessions
- 0809-9999-16-498-L01-P – Saturday hot topics
- 0809-9999-16-499-L01-P – Saturday PM sessions
Type of Activity: Application
For Pharmacists: Your CPE credits will be uploaded to the CPE Monitor by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine approximately three weeks post-activity. Please check your NABP account within 60 days of the activity, so ensure your credits have been posted.
Continuing Nursing Education
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This educational activity for 12.0 contact hours is provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine. Designared for 4.9 contact hours of pharmacotherapy for Advance Practice Registered Nurses.
California Board of Registered Nursing
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13485, for 12.0 contact hours.
Continuing Psychologist Education
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PIM maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
This program offers 12.0 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. The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.
Americans with Disabilities Act
Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (ie, physical, dietary, etc). Please contact GME staff prior to the live event at [email protected].
There is no fee for this educational activity.
A statement of credit will be issued only upon receipt of a completed activity evaluation form and will be emailed to you within three weeks.
For Pharmacists: Upon receipt of the completed activity evaluation form, you will receive an email from [email protected] within three weeks with a link and directions to submit your credit to the NABP CPE Monitor Service.
Roger McIntyre, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
7:30 - 8:15 AM: Registration and Breakfast
8:15 - 8:30 AM: Opening Remarks by Chair
8:30 - 9:30 AM: Keynote Presentation (non-CME): "Changing My Mind" Margaret Trudeau, Celebrated Canadian and Mental Health Advocate
9:30 - 10:30 AM: “Diagnostic Conundrum of Mood Disorders” Gregory Mattingly, MD (Washington University)
10:30 - 11:30 AM: “Managing Bipolar Mania and Mixed Episodes" Joseph Goldberg MD (Mt Sinai)
11:30 - 11:45 AM: Coffee Break
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM: Hot Topics (Six clinically relevant and topical issues for 8 minutes each)
12:45-2:00 PM: Lunch
2:00 – 3:00 PM: “Managing Bipolar Depressive Spectrum Disorders" Joseph Calabrese, MD (Case Western)
3:00 – 4:00 PM: “Course and Treatment of Mood Disorders During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period” Lee Cohen, M.D. (Mass General Hospital)
4:00 – 5:00 PM: “Psychotherapy of Mood Disorders” Zachary Rosenthal Ph.D. (Duke)
7:30 – 8:30 AM: Breakfast
8:30 – 9:30 AM: “Treating Major Depression in the Real World” Dan Iosifescu, M.D. (Mt. Sinai NY)
9:30 – 10:30 AM: “Innovative Treatments for Major Depression” Gerard Sanacora MD (Yale University)
10:30 – 11:30 AM: “Cognition in Psychiatry: A Trans-Nosological Target” Roger McIntyre, MD (University of Toronto)
11:30 -11:45 AM: Coffee Break
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM: Hot Topics (Six clinically relevant and topical issues for 8 minutes each)
12:45 – 2:00 PM: Lunch
2:00 – 3:00 PM: “Clinical Predictors and Biomarkers of Treatment Response in Mood Disorders” Vladimir Maletic MD ( Duke University)
3:00 – 4:00 PM: “Can We Prevent Mood Disorders?” Madhukar Trivedi M.D. (UT Southwestern)