Department

Weekly Conferences and Seminars

The Week of 5/3/2010 - 5/7/2010

Grand Rounds

THE JAMES AND PHILIP BRASINGTON MEMORIAL PRIZE

Will be presented to a graduating medical student who has demonstrated excellent preclinical and clinical academic performance in psychiatry and has potential to make significant contributions to the field.

THE PETER HALSTEAD HUDGENS AWARD

Will be presented to a member of the Washington University Medical School Graduating Class for excellence in pre-clinical and clinical psychiatry courses and research performed while in school on a topic to psychiatry.


Tuesday, May 4, 2010 (9:00 - 10:15 a.m.) Clopton Auditorium

RESIDENT/FELLOW

"ACES: Efficacy of a Lifestyle Change Program within
a Community Mental Health Service"
Brianne Disabato, M.D.

"Do Patients Listen?  Effective Interventions for Hyperglycemia
in Adults with Severe Mental Illness"
Douglas Cook, MD


Emergency Psychiatry: Past, Present, and Future
Alison Newman, M.D.


Wednesday Research Seminar

May 5, 2010 (11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.) Clopton Auditorium

RESIDENT/FELLOW

"The Utility of Obtaining Routine Serum Alcohol Levels
for the Acutely Suicidal Individual in the Emergency
Department: a Preliminary Review of the Data"
Christopher Maley, M.D.


"Persistent Presynaptic Adaptation"
Joshua Hogins, DO

"Patient Suicide in Residency"
Jaime Hook, MD

"Sociocultural Influences in Eating Disorders"
Rekha Ramanuja, MD


Courses

TUESDAY RESIDENT SEMINAR:
May 4, 2010 (10:30 a.m.) 3rd Floor Conference Room - Renard Bldg.
GUEST SPEAKER

"Overweight and Obesity in Serious Mental Illness:
Interventions to Decrease Risk"
Gail L. Daumit, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry, Epidemiology,
Health Policy Management and Mental Health
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

WEDNESDAY ADVANCED RESIDENT SEMINAR:
May 5, 2010 (9:00 - 10:30 a.m.) 3rd Floor Conference Room - Renard Bldg.
THEME:Translational Research and Reading the Scientific Literature
Coursemaster: Nuri B. Farber, MD

"D-Cycloserine and Fear"
Natasha Marrus, MD and Donald Bohnenkamp, MD

Speciality Seminars

EPIDEMIOLOGY SEMINAR:
NO SEMINAR

FRIDAY CHILD PSYCHIATRY CORE LECTURE SEMINAR:
May 7, 2010 (9:00 - 12:00 a.m.) CID Conference Room
Coursemaster: Anne L. Glowinski, MD, MPE

9:00-11:00 - "Introduction to Child Telepsychiatry" - Dehra Glueck, MD
11:00-12:00 - "Psychotherapy Seminar" - Gary Boxer, MD