Department

Weekly Conferences and Seminars

The Week of 10/20/2008 - 10/24/2008

Grand Rounds

Tuesday, October 21, 2008 (9:00 - 10:15 a.m.) Clopton Auditorium

"Schizoaffective Disorder and Heroism - Case Presentation and Discussion"

Richard Hudgens, M.D.

Wednesday Research Seminar

October 22, 2008 (11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.)FLTC Holden Case Study Room

"Research Directions I: Addiction and Mental Health Research in Australia"

Andrew Heath, D.Phil.
Other contributors: Pamela Madden Ph.D., Michael Lynskey, Ph.D.,
and Elliot Nelson, M.D.

Courses

TUESDAY RESIDENT SEMINAR:
October 21, 2008 (10:30 a.m.) 3rd Floor Conference Room - Renard Bldg.
THEME: Psychiatric Disorders-Benchside to Bedside: Schizophrenia
Coursemaster: Nuri B. Farber, M.D.

"Anatomy"
Daniel Mamah, M.D.

WEDNESDAY ADVANCED RESIDENT SEMINAR:
October 22, 2008 (9:00 - 10:30 a.m.) 3rd Floor Conference Room - Renard Bldg.
THEME:Cross-Cultural Psychiatry
Coursemaster: Keith Garcia, M.D., Ph.D.

"Cross-Cultural Psychiatry IV"
Keith Garcia, M.D., Ph.D.

Speciality Seminars

EPIDEMIOLOGY SEMINAR:
DRUG ABUSE EPIDEMIOLOGY SEMINAR I: Recent Trends in Drug Epidemiology
Monday, October 20, 2008 (1:00-3:00 p.m.) FLTC room 210
Coursemaster: Catina Callahan O'Leary, Ph.D., MSW

1:00-2:00 - "The PsychoEconomic Model of Ecstasy Use and Addiction"
                  Arbi Ben Abdallah, Ph.D. (ABD)
2:00-3:00 - "Trends in Substance Use Treatment"
                  Dick Dillon, Senior Vice President, Preferred Family Healthcare


FRIDAY CHILD PSYCHIATRY CORE LECTURE SEMINAR:
October 24, 2008 (9:00 - 11:00 a.m.) 2212 Renard
Coursemaster: Anne L. Glowinski, M.D.

"Bipolar Disorder I and II"
Barbara Geller, M.D.