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Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are held Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  in
Jefferson Alumni Hall, Room 307, 1020 Locust Street (unless otherwise noted)

September 7

The Experience of Space: Developmental, Cultural, and Clinical Aspects 

Salman Akhtar MD
Professor
Director of Psychotherapy
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Change in Location 505 Hamilton Building

September 14

Developing Effective Safety Plans for Suicidal Individuals*

Matthew Wintersteen, PhD
Associate Professor
Director of Research, Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Change of Location 505 Hamilton Building

September 21

Management Strategies for the Medically Hospitalized Opioid-Addicted Patient

William Jangro DO
Assistant Professor
Associate Residency Training Director
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

September 28

Emergency Psychiatry Presentation: Cultural Bias in the ED

Kenneth Certa MD
Associate Professor
Residency Training Director
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

June 1

Current Status of Medical Cannabis

Andrew Orr MD
David Winters MD
 
Chief Residents
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

June 8    

Repeated Ingestion of Non-Food Objects*

Christopher Martin MD
Clinical Assistant Professor,
Director of Behavioral Health Consultation Service
Christiana Care Health System

June 15

ADHD and Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents: Clinical and Conceptual Challenges

Fayez El-Gabalawi MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Associate Training Director, Child and Adolescent Fellowship
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Medical Director, Child/Adolescent Services
Belmont Center

May 4

Huntington's Disease: Myths Debunked

Tsao-Wei Liang MD 
Associate Professor of Neurology
Director of Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Program
Department of Neurology
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

May 11   
 

One Way or Another: Stalkers and Their Prey*

Clay Watson JD MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Director of  the Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship Program
University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine
Medical Director, Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health
Delaware Health and Social Services

May 18

NO GRAND ROUNDS - APA ANNUAL MEETING

May 25

MicroAggressions: A Course in Cultural Psychiatry*

Anique Forrester MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
University of Maryland School of Medicine

April 8

No Grand Rounds - Residents and Fellow Retreat

April13    

Telling Patients Their Diagnosis*

Andrew Orr, MD - Chief Resident
David Winters, MD - Chief Resident
Rahul Malhotra, MD - PGY4
Julie Kay, MD - PGY3

Salman Akhtar, MD
Professor
Director of Psychotherapy
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 20

Working with Difficult Couples*

Stephen Treat Dmin,
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
CEO Emeritus, Council for Relationships
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 27

Annual Albert Biele Memorial Lecture 11:00-12:30
Ethical Issues in Treating LGBT Patients*

Jack Drescher, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Training & Supervising Analyst
William A. White Institute
Adjunct Professor, New York Medical College
New York University

March 2

On The Road to Zero Suicide - Science to Service: Saving Lives and Redirecting Resources with the Columbia Suicide Severity Rating Scale*

Kelly Posner Gerstenhaber, PhD 
Founder and Director
Center for Suicide Risk Assessment
Columbia University/New York State Psychiatry Institute
New York, NY

March 9    

What Happens When It Doesn't Happen: The Psychiatric Implications of Infertility*

Ann Chandy, MD
Andrea N. Murray, MD
Psychosomatic Medicine Fellows
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University Hosital

March 16

Gastroparesis: Currant Concepts

Cuckoo Choudhary, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine 
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

March 23

Updates on Catatonia   This will be held in DePalma Auditorium

Andrew Francis, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Associate Residency Director
Director of Neuromodulation Services
Penn State Health at Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Hershey, PA

March 30

Parasomnias

Daron Kahn, MD
Zhanna Fast, MD
Sleep Medicine Fellows
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

February 3

Juvenile Psychosis

Adeniyi Adelakun, MD
Justin Chou, MD 
Child and Adolescent Fellows
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

February 10   

General Polypharmacy in Older Adults*

Emily R. Hajjar, PharmD
Associate Professor
Jefferson College of Pharmacy
Thomas Jefferson University

February 17

E is for "Evil": Updates on E-Cigarettes*

Abigail Kay, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs/Undergraduate Medical Education
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

February 24

Update on Eating Disorders

Rosalind Kaplan, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

January 6

Evidence Based Medicine in Adult and Child Psychiatry

Christopher Burritt DO
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

January 13   

Transformation of Public Psychiatry*

Lawrence A. Real MD
Chief Medical Officer
Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual
disABILITY Services 
City of Philadelphia

January 20

Opiate Use in Philadelphia*

Roland Lamb MA
Director, Office of Addiction Services
Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual
disABILITY Services
City of Philadelphia

January 27

Surgery as a Paradigm for Psychiatric Research

Hochang Benjamin Lee MD
Associate Professor
Chief, Psychological Medicine Section
Department of Psychiatry
Yale New Haven Hospital
Yale University School of Medicine

 

December 2

Excited Delirium Syndrome: A Primer for Psychiatrists

Lex Denysenko, MD,
Associate Professor
Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry at Methodist Hospital
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

December 9   

Getting to No: Difficult Decisions in Transplant Psychiatry

Keira Chism, MD
Assistant Professor
Associate Director, Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry - at Methodist Hospital
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

December 16

Anxiolytics of Old: A Whirlwind Overview*

Rahul Malhotra, MD
Andrew Weller, MD
4th Year Psychiatry Residents
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

November 4

Tenth Annual Akhtar-Brenner Lecture on Psychoanalysis: The Cost-Effectiveness of Psychotherapy, the Role of Dynamic Therapies and Some Thoughts on the Power of the Mind

Susan G. Lazar, MD,
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Supervising and Training Analyst
Washington Psychoanalyic Institute, Washington, DC
Georgetown University School of Medicine
George Washington University School of Medicine
Uniformed Services University School of the Health Sciences

November 11    

Less Guilty by Reason of Adolescence*

Steven Samuel, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

November 18

An Overview of College Student Suicide: Prevention and Postvention*

Victor Schwartz, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Medical Director
The Jed Foundation
New York University School of Medicine

October 7

De-Pathologizing Adolescent Sexuality Through a
Non-Westernocentric Lens*

Lexx Brown-James LMFT, PHD
Founder
The Institute for Sexuality and Intimacy, LLC
St. Louis, Missouri

October 14

Advanced Care Planning*

Susan Parks MD
Associate Professor
Director, Division of Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

October 21

There will be Blood: Homicide by a Juvenile*

Solange Margery Bertoglia MD
Assistant Professor
Forensic and Inpatient Psychiatrist
Departments of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

October 28

LGBT Standards of Care*

Sarah Noble DO
Attending Psychiatrist
Women's Behavioral Health
Neurobehavioral Health
Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

   

Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Jefferson Medical College designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*Grand Rounds presentations that satisfy the Pennsylvania Board of Medicine MCARE Act CME requirements for patient safety are marked with an asterisks.

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In the News

"Two of our faculty members will be among the awardees at the Philadelphia Psychiatric Society's Annual Benjamin Rush Awards Gala that will be held on Friday Friday, November 6, 2015 at the Merion Cricket Club in Haverford, PA. Fayez El-Gabalawi, MD will receive the Psychiatric Educator of the Year award, and Shivkumar Hatti, MD, will receive the Daniel Blain Award."


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