Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are held Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  in
Jefferson Alumni Hall, 1020 Locust Street, 4th Floor, Room 407

September 6

Shamelessness

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

September 13

A Zero Suicide Approach to Healthcare*

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

September 20

Motivational Interviewing

Anthony Rannazzisi, PsyD
Instructor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

September 27

Can Pharmacogenomics Testing Help Predict and Reduce Side Effects?*

Rajnish Mago MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Editor-in-Chief, Simple and Practical Mental Health
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

June 7

Obesity and Mental Health*

Omair Abbasi MD
Assistant Professor
Assistant Clerkship Director
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

June 14    

Pharmacogenetics in Addictions*

Wade Berrettini, MD PHD
Karl E. Rickels Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Center for Neurobiology and Behavior
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

May 3

Annual Albert Biele Memorial Lecture 
Common Threads, Rave Variants: The Genetics of Bipolar Disorder

James Potash MD MPH
Paul W. Penningroth Professor
Department Chair and Executive Officer
Department of Psychiatry
Carver School of Medicine at the University of Iowa

May 10

Thinking Systemically*

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

May 17

Ethical Dilemmas in Capacity Evaluations* Location JAH Room 307

Subani Maheshwari MD

Psychosomatic Medicine Fellows
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

May 24

Telepsychiatry*

Todd Martin MD
Shane Tussey MD

Adult Psychiatry Residents PGY
Chief Residents
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

May 31

The Peculiar Case of the Plaintiff who Improved Location JAH Room 307

Solange Margery MD

Assistant Professor
Forensic and Inpatient Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 5

No Grand Rounds - Residents and Fellow Retreat

April 12        

Supporting Transgender and Gender Non-conforming Children and Adolescents

Zachariah Pranckun, DO
Child and Adolescent Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 19

Insomnia: Background and Treatment

Colin Huntley, MD
Sleep Medicine Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 26

Telepsychiatry

Todd Martin MD
Shane Tussey MD
Adult Psychiatry Residents
Chief Residents
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

 

March 1

Understanding Mood Dysregulation in Children

Geeta Ilipilla MBBS 
Child and Adolescent Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
 Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

March 8   

Moving Beyond Diversity to Inclusion*

Sabrina Harris JD MBA
Senior Director, Diversity and Inclusion - Clinical Pillar
Office of Enterprise Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
 

March 15

Questions and Curiosities of Patients: Understanding and Responding*

Salman Akhtar, MD
Professor, Director of Psychotherapy Training
Julie Kay MD        PGY4
Ariela Green MD   PGY3
Daniel Neff MD     PGY3
Adult Psychiatry Residents
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

March 22

Lessons from a Great Adventure: Curricular Reform at Yale

Richard Belitsky MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Deputy Dean of Education
Harold W. Jockers Associate Professor of Medical Education
Yale School of Medicine

March 29 

Proactive Psychiatric Consultations*

Adam Trenton, DO
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Viwek Bisen DO
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Psychosomatic Medicine Service
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

February 1

What to do When You're Not Getting Through: Challenges as a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Consultant* 

Meghan Starner, MD 
Child and Adolescent Fellows
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

February 8   

Integrated Behavioral Health aka Population Health*

Elisabeth Kunkel MD
Professor
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Director, Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

February 15

Psychotropics in Infertility: An Update

Ann Chandy, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Site Director of Psychiatry CL Services at Methodist Hospital
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

February 22

Psychopharmacology: An Update on New Medical Options

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

January 4

NO GRAND ROUNDS

January 11   

Growing Up with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - An Adult's Perspective Looking Back

Jeffery Repurtus, MEd
Middle School Science Teacher
School District of Philadelphia

James Luebbert MD
Assistant Professor
Training Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program
Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

January 18

Alzheimer's Disease Update

Barry W Rovner, MD
Professor 
Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Ophthalmology
Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience

January 25

Back from the Brink: Using CBT to Help Suicidal Patients Choose to Live

Cory F Newman PHD
Professor of Psychology
Director, Center for Cognitive Therapy
Department of Psychiatry
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

December 7

Opioid Use Disorder and the Surgeon General's Report* 

Karen Mechanic MD
Associate Professor
Medical Director, Narcotic Addiction Rehabilitation Program
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
 

December 14

The Role of Social Media in Higher Education

Anthony Tobia, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Consultation Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
 

December 21

NO GRAND ROUNDS

December 28

NO GRAND ROUNDS

 

 

November 2

Suicide Pathway Model: Assessment and Management*

Jack Krasuski, MD,
Executive Director American Physician Institute
For Advanced Professional Studies
Oakbrook IL

November 9    

Health Disparities in Adults with Serious Mental Illness and Cancer*


Robert Bahnsen, MD
Psychosomatic Medicine Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

November 16

11th Annual Akhtar-Brenner Lecture on Psychoanalysis
With Good Intentions: Altruism and Boundary Violations

Beth Seelig, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Training and Supervising Psychoanalyst
Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research
New York, NY

November 23    

NO GRAND ROUNDS

November 30    

Catatonia: From Psychopathology to Neurobiology

Stanley Caroff, MD
Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

October 5

Medical Marijuana

Kevin P Hill MD 
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Substance Abuse Service, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Harvard School of Medicine
Harvard University

October 12

Cultural Psychiatry*

Tiffani St. Cloud CPC
Director of Education Initiatives
Organizational Capacity Building
Diversity Policy and Programs
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

October 19

Grief and Bereavement: An Overview of the Spectrum from Normal to Pathologic

Julie Kay MD
Emily Lisco, MD

Chief Resident
Departments of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

October 26

Ethical Practice in Psychotherapy of Children: Implications for Working with Adults*

Anita Schmukler DO
Associate Clinical Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Training and Supervising Analysis 
Philadelphia Center for Psychoanalysis

   

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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