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Fourth Annual Psychopharmacology Update

Join fellow healthcare professionals for this symposium featuring the world's leading experts who will discuss the latest advances in the pharmacotherapy of anxiety disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia, and more. 

Overview



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

Discounted Room Block at JW Marriott, Washington, D.C.
GME is pleased to offer a discounted room rate for attendees at this meeting.  To make your reservations, please follow the link below or call the hotel directly and mention Global Medical Education.  We do expect rooms to sell out quickly, so please book your rooms early! 

Web Address: https://aws.passkey.com/gt/215885189?gtid=950e6352267391c7a333d7cc3c3191d2
Phone:  1-800-393-2503 (Reference the Global Medical Education Psychopharmacology group.)

 

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.

Program Agenda

Tentative Agenda

Day 1 - Saturday, September 8

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

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

8:30 - 9:30 AM: “Pharmacotherapy of Bipolar Depressive Spectrum Disorders” - Joseph Goldberg, MD, Mount Sinai

9:30 - 10:30 AM: “Pharmacotherapies for Psychiatric Disorders: What Does The Future Hold” - Roger McIntyre, MD, University of Toronto

10:30 - 11:30 AM: “Pharmacotherapy of Schizophrenia” - Oliver Freudenreich, MD, Harvard 

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: “Pharmacotherapy of Menopausal and Postpartum Depression” - Samantha Meltzer-Brody, MD, University of North Carolina

3:00 – 4:00 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of Antipsychotic Induced Movement Disorders” - Thomas Schwartz, MD, SUNY Upstate 

4:00 – 5:00 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of Narcolepsy and Insomnia” - Milton Erman, MD, University of California, San Diego

 

 

Day 2 - Sunday, September 9

7:30 – 8:30 AM: Breakfast

8:30 – 9:30 AM: “Pharmacotherapy of Anxiety Disorders” - James Murrough, MD, Mt. Sinai 

9:30 – 10:30 AM: “Pharmacotherapy of Treatment Resistant Mood Disorders” - Prakash Masand, MD, Duke-NUS 

10:30 – 11:30 AM:  “Pharmacotherapy of ADHD Across The Life Cycle” - Anthony Rostain, MD, University of Pennsylvania

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: “Pharmacotherapy of Opioid and Alcohol Abuse Disorders in Psychiatric Patients” - Ashwin Patkar, MD, Duke

3:00 – 4:00 PM: “Pharmacotherapy of Binge Eating Disorder” -Carlos Grilo, MD, Yale 

 

 

Faculty Members Scheduled to Attend

Milton Erman, MD
Voluntary Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine of the University of California, San Diego
Oliver Freudenreich, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Joseph F. Goldberg, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai
Carlos Grilo, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine

 

 
Prakash Masand, MD
Chairman and CEO, Global Medical Education
Adjunct Professor, Duke-National University of Singapore Medical School
Roger S. McIntyre, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology
University of Toronto
Samantha Meltzer-Brody
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina
James Murrough, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Ashwin A. Patkar, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Duke University
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

Location and Date

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 08-09, 2018
JW Marriott Washington, D.C.
1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, D.C.

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Fourth Annual Psychopharmacology Update
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OCTOBER 07, 2018
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OCTOBER 13, 2018
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OCTOBER 20, 2018
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NOVEMBER 03, 2018
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Psychiatry Update 2018
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NOVEMBER 30 - DECEMBER 01, 2018
Fifth Annual Mood Disorders Summit
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