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6th Annual Mood Disorders Summit

Overview



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.

Discounted Room Block
GME is pleased to offer discounted room rate of $205.00 / night for the duration of our conference.  To book a room under the block, please click this link or call 1-800-228-9290 and reference GME Mood Disorders Summit. 

Program Agenda

Day 1 - Friday, September 20, 2019

7:30 - 8:15 AM: Registration and Breakfast

8:15 - 8:30 AM: Opening Remarks by Chair

8:30 - 9:30 AM: Keynote Address: "Mood Disorders in DSM-5: An Evolutionary Perspective" Randolph Nesse MD (Arizona State University)

9:30 - 10:30 AM: "Inflammation and "Metaboptosis": Implications for Novel Treatments in Mood Disorders" Roger McIntyre, MD (University of Toronto) 

10:30 - 11:30 AM: Debate: "Pharmacogenetic Testing in Psychiatry: Useless or Useful?" Roger McIntyre MD/ Thomas Schwartz MD

11:30 - 11:45 AM: 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: "Advances in the Management of Bipolar Depression" Thomas Schwartz MD (SUNY Syracuse)

3:00 - 3:15 PM: Break

3:15 - 4:15 PM:  Non-CME Product Theater

4:15 -5:15 PM:  Break

4:30 - 5:30 PM: "Mixed Symptoms in Major Depression?" Leonardo Tondo, MD (Harvard)

5:30 - 6:30 PM: "Pediatric Mood Disorders" Manpreet Singh MD (Stanford)

6:30 -7:30 PM: Poster Reception

 

Day 2 - Saturday, September 21, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 AM: Breakfast

8:30 - 9:30 AM: Debate: "Standard Antidepressants Should Not Be First Line Treatment in Major Depression with Mixed Specifier" James Murrough MD / Sanjay Gupta MD

9:30 - 10:30 AM: "Comorbidity of Mood Disorders and ADHD Across the Life Cycle" Antony Rostain, MD (Univ of Penn)

10:30 - 11:30 AM: "Managing Treatment Resistant Major Depression" Prakash Masand, MD (Duke-NUS)

11:30 -11:45 AM: 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: "Mood Disorders and Tardive Dyskinesia" Sanjay Gupta, MD (SUNY Upstate)

3:00-3:15 PM: Break

3:15 - 4:15 PM:  Non-CME Product Theater

4:15 - 5.15 PM:  Break

4:30 - 5:30 PM: "What is New About Newer Antidepressants?" James Murrough, MD (Mt Sinai New York)

*subject to change 

Faculty Members Scheduled to Attend

Sanjay Gupta, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
SUNY Buffalo
Prakash Masand, MD
Chairman and CEO, Global Medical Education
Adjunct Professor, Duke-National University of Singapore Medical School
James Murrough, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Anthony Rostain, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine
Thomas L. Schwartz, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Director of Adult Psychiatric Clinical Services, SUNY Upstate Medical University
Manpreet K. Singh, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University
Leonardo Tondo, MD
Research Associate, Harvard Medical School

Location and Date

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20-21, 2019
Charleston Marriott
170 Lockwood Blvd.
Charleston, SC

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