Education

Advanced Resident Seminar

On Wednesday mornings, the third and fourth year residents attend seminars on advanced topics. These seminars are organized into "courses" that alternate every other year.

2015-2016

Date Title Lecturer
Business and Administrative Aspects of Psychiatry
9/23/2015 Introduction Melissa Harbit, MD
9/30/2015 Administrative Psychiatry Jaime Hook, MD
10/7/2015 Resident Topics Melissa Harbit, MD
10/14/2015 Private Practice at Clayton Behavioral 9890 Clayton Rd. 63124 Luis Giuffra, MD, PhD
10/21/2015 Administrative Pearls Michael Jarvis, MD, PhD
10/28/2015 Billing, Collections and Compliance Cherie Nabholz and Sue Renner
11/4/2015 Contracting and Credentialing Cathy Eghigian and Donna Sand
11/11/2015 Quality in Psychiatric Health Care Jaime Hook, MD
11/18/2015 Establishing a Practice Rita Scott and Cindy Smith
12/2/2015 Managing the Business of Psychiatry at BJHPSC 5531 Delmar 63112 John Eiler
Translational Research and Reading the Scientific Literature
12/9/2015 NMDA and Psychosis Donovan & Lester (Farber)
12/16/2015 Drug-Induced Apoptosis Perry & Rosenkvist (Farber)
1/6/2016 Ketamine and Depression Benardi & Sievert (Farber)
1/13/2016 Cannabis Brown & Chockalingam (Farber)
1/20/2016 Schizophrenia Genes Anwar & Milczarek (Rice)
1/27/2016 Astrocyte Support Chaaya Salloum & Mintz (Mennerick)
2/3/2016 Stats and Power Giedinghagen & Hadzic (Hartz)
2/10/2016 SSRIs in the Elderly Nall & Trapp (Lenze)
2/17/2016 Stress-Induced Anxiety and Optogenetics Siddiqi & Trillo-Alvarez (Bruchas)
2/24/2016 Autism Azhar & Vogel-Hammen (Constantino)
History of Psychiatry
3/2/2016 Introduction; Shorter, Ch 1: The Birth of Psychiatry Eugene Rubin, MD, PhD; Colleen Donovan, MD
3/9/2016 Shorter, Ch 2 & 3: The Asylum Era & The 1st Biological Psychiatry Sr. Mara Lester, MD & Ravi Chockalingam, MBBS
3/16/2016 Shorter, Ch 4 & 5: Nerves & The Psychoanalytic Hiatus Emily Perry, MD & Jessica Rosenkvist, MD
3/23/2016 Shorter, Ch 6 & 7: Alternatives & The 2nd Biological Psychiatry Naazia Azhar, MD & Julio Bernardi, MD
3/30/2016 Shorter, Ch 8: From Freud to Prozac; Decker, Ch 2: Kraepelin Miriam Brown, MD & Martin Sievert, MD
4/6/2016 Decker, Ch 3 & 4: Kraepelin's Progeny & Spitzer Ali Anwar, DO & Carrie Mintz, MD
4/13/2016 Decker, Ch 5 & 6: DSM-III Task Force & History of Modern Classification / Problems with Reliability Agnieszka Milczarek, MD & Tarik Hadzic, MD, PhD
4/20/2016 Decker, Ch 7 & 8: 1973 – 1976 & DSM-III in Midstream Andrea Giedinghagen, MD & Whitney Nall, MD
4/27/2016 Decker, Ch 9 & conclusion: Eruption of Discord & Conclusion Shan Siddiqi, MBBS & Alecia Vogel-Hammen, MD, PhD
5/4/2016 Markel, Ch 1, 3 & 11: Young Freud, Uber Coca, and Dr. Freud's Coca Coda Naji Chaaya Salloum, MD, Nicholas Trapp, MD, & Ludwig Trillo Alvarez, MD

2014-2015

Date Title Lecturer
Law, Ethics and Psychiatry
9/17/2014 Introduction and Competency Melissa Harbit, MD
9/24/2014 Confidentiality, Privilege and Informed Consent Melissa Harbit, MD
10/1/2014 Right to Treatment, Right to Refuse Treatment and Civil Commitment Melissa Harbit, MD
10/8/2014 Duty to Protect Melissa Harbit, MD
10/15/2014 Workers' Compensation, ADA, ERISA, and Sexual Harassment Melissa Harbit, MD
10/22/2014 Malpractice and Testifying Michael Jarvis, MD, PhD
10/29/2014 Insanity Defense Melissa Harbit, MD
11/5/2014 Violence Risk Assessment and Sexually Violent Predators (SVPs) Melissa Harbit, MD
11/12/2014 Ethics and Professionalism Melissa Harbit, MD
Translational Research and Reading the Scientific Literature
11/19/2014 Scopolamine in MDD Janet Chen, MD (Farber)
12/3/2014 LTD and Fragile X George Manatt, Nicholas Ranallo, MD (Farber)
12/10/2014 Lanicemine and MDD Iffat Bhuiyan, MD; Matt Perry, MD (Farber)
12/17/2014 Autism George Elias, MD; Keerthi Akkineni, MD (Dougherty)
1/7/2015 Fear and LTP Naazia Azhar, MD; Marty Sievert, MD (Mennerick)
1/14/2015 D-Cycloserine and Fear Adarsh Reddy, MBBS; Emily Perry, MD (Farber)
1/21/2015 Schizophrenia Genes Julio Bernardi, MD; Miriam Brown, MD (Cloninger)
1/28/2015 Infliximab in MDD Maureen Murphy-Ryan, MD, PhD; Sister Mara Lester, MD (Farber)
2/4/2015 GABA-B and Fragile-X Joshua Wilson, MD; Colleen Donovan, MD (Farber)
2/11/2015 Networks and Brain Injury Jessica Rosenkvist, MD; Ravi Chockalingam, MD (Pruett)
Cross-Cultural Psychiatry
2/18/2015 Introduction to Cross-Cultural Psychiatry (Janet Chen, MD; Sarah Hartz, MD, PhD) Naazia Azhar, MD; Julio Bernardi, MD (present); Keerthi Akkineni, MD (discuss)
2/25/2015 Cross-ethnic Psychopharmacology & Pharmacogenetics (Janet Chen, MD; Sarah Hartz, MD, PhD) Miriam Brown, MD; Ravi Chockalingam, MD (present); Iffat Bhuiyan, MD; Janet Chen, MD (discuss)
3/4/2015 Cross-cultural Psychiatric Phenomenology, Epidemiology, and Diagnostic Systems (Janet Chen, MD; Sarah Hartz, MD, PhD) Colleen Donovan, MD; Sister Mara Lester, MD (present); George Elias, MD; George Manatt, MD (discuss)
3/11/2015 Psychiatry Practices in Different Countries (Janet Chen, MD; Sarah Hartz, MD, PhD) Maureen Murphy-Ryan, MD, PhD; Emily Perry, MD (present); Mathew Perry, MD (discuss)
3/18/2015 Cross-cultural Psychopathology (Daniel Mamah, MD) Jessica Rosenkvist, MD; Marty Sievert, MD (present); Nick Ranallo, MD (discuss)
3/25/2015 Cross-cultural Psychiatric Management & Motivational Interviewing (Collins Lewis, MD) Josh Wilson, MD (present); Adarsh Reddy, MBBS, PhD (discuss)
Neuroimaging/Functional Anatomy of Emotion
4/1/2015 How to Know Whether the Pretty Color Picture of a Brain Means Anything, Part 1 Kevin Black, MD
4/8/2015 How to Know Whether the Pretty Color Picture of a Brain Means Anything, Part 2 Kevin Black, MD
4/15/2015 The Developing Brain and Psychopathology: Promise, Pragmatics, and Pitfalls Michael Gaffrey, PhD
4/22/2015 Functional Network Changes in Anxiety Disorder (plus a review of functional connectivity and/or task-based fMRI) Chad Sylvester, MD, PhD
4/29/2015 Typical Brain Development and Associated Temperamental and Behavioral Development Kelly Botteron, MD
5/6/2015 Innovative Approaches to Psychiatric Neuroimaging Daniel Mamah, MD
5/13/2015 Development of Human Cortico-subcortical Networks and Implications for Developmental Disorders Deanna Greene, PhD