Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are held Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Until further notice, all Grand Round Lectures will be held virtually via Zoom.

Please contact Annalee.Locke@jefferson.edu if you have any questions or would like to be added to the distribution list.

Archived Sessions

You can view many of the Grand Rounds presentations from the current season on the Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds page of the Jefferson Digital Commons, Jefferson's institutional respository for academic publications.

For access to archived presentation recordings from 2020-2021, please reach out to Annalee.Locke@jefferson.edu.

Grand Rounds 2021

March 3- Racial Trauma

Shawn Blue, Psy.D  Assistant Professor  Psychologist, Student Personal Counseling Center Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the Racial Trauma lecture here

March 10- On the Edge: Helping Patients with Borderline Personality Disorder Establish Balance  

Jeffrey Barroso, MD Derrick Brooks, MD PGY-4 Psychiatry Residents Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the On the Edge lecture here

March 17- Update on the Treatment of Pediatric Anxiety Disorders

John T. Walkup, MD  Chair, Pritzker Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Health  Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Margaret C. Osterman Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science  Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University Watch or listen to a recording of the Pediatric Anxiety lecture here

March 24 - Functional Neurologic Disorders: An Update on Our Neurologic Understanding

Jeffrey B. Ratliff, MD Clinical Assistant Professor Director, Neurology Residency Program & Movement Disorder Fellowship Department of Neurology Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the Neurologic Disorders lecture here

March 31- Lockdown and Teens: Snapshots in Crisis and Screen Time Use

Sherry Chandy, MD Cesar Lluberes, MD Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellows Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the Lockdown and Teens lecture here

February 3- Psychiatric Hospitalization: Who Needs It?

Kenneth Certa, MD Associate Professor Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the Psychiatric Hospitalization lecture here

February 10- Structure and Routine in the Context of COVID-19

Nathaniel Graham, MD Leigh Ocker, DO, MPH PGY-4 Residents Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the Structure and Routine lecture here

February 17- Considerations for Women and Girls on the Spectrum

Kristina Diane Cowper, DO Gita Rao, MD Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellows Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the Considerations for Women lecture here

February 24 - An Intersectional Approach to Supporting Students of Color

Batsirai Bvunzawabaya, PhD Staff Psychologist Director, Outreach and Prevention Services Counseling and Psychological Services University of Pennsylvania Watch or listen to a recording of the Intersectional Approach lecture here

January 13 - Single Cell Genomics and Its Applications in Neuropsychiatric Research

Abdolfazl Doostparast Torshizi, PhD Senior Research Scientist Raymond G. Perelman Center for Cellular & Molecular Therapeutics Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania  Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Watch or listen to a recording of the 1/13 Single Cell Genomics lecture here

January 20- Narcolepsy: Updates on Diagnosis & Treatment

Ashwin Ananth, MD, MBA Elie Fares, MD Sleep Medicine Fellows  Dimitri Markov, MD Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 1/20 Narcolepsy lecture here

January 27 - Building Resiliency for Ourselves: In the Era of COVID-19

Darshan H. Mehta, MD, MPH Medical Director, Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine Education Director, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School at Harvard University  Watch or listen to a recording of the 1/27 Building Resiliency lecture here

Grand Rounds 2020

December 2 - "Don't Forget Now"*

Barry Rovner, MD Professor, Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Human Behavior, and Ophthalmology Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 12/2 Don't Forget lecture here

December 9 - Recent Developments in Treatment-Resistant Depression 

Michael Thase, MD Professor of Psychiatry  Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania University Watch or listen to a recording of the 12/9 Recent Developments lecture here

December 16 - The Pathogenic Mechanisms of CNS Interleukin-1

Ning Quan, PhD Professor of Biomedical Science Director, Program in Neuroimmunology & Glial Biology Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University Watch or listen to a recording of the 12/16 Pathogenic lecture here

November 4 - Maas vs. UPMC Shadyside: Duty to Warn, Revised*

Kenneth Certa, MD Associate Professor Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 11/4 Maas vs. UPMC Shadyside lecture here

November 11 - Emerging Paradigms of Translational Neuroscience in Psychiatric Illnesses

Chang-Gyu Hahn, MD, PhD Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Director, Translational Neuroscience Research Unit, Department of Neurosciences Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 11/11 Emerging Paradigms lecture here

November 18 - Neuroscience Research Retreat

Chang-Gyu Hahn, MD, PhD, et al. Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Director, Translational Neuroscience Research Unit, Department of Neurosciences Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 11/18 Neuroscience lecture here

October 14 - 41st Annual Alfred M. Biele, MD, Memorial Lecture: Sex Trafficking: Training Healthcare for Prevention, Identification and Treatment*

Vivian Pender, MD, DLFAPA 2020 President-Elect, American Psychiatric Association Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College Columbia University Watch or listen to a recording of the 10/14 Biele Lecture presentation here

October 21 - Abraham and Gabo: Two Journeys on Sublimation

Solange Margery Bertoglia, MD Associate Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 10/21 Abraham and Gabo presentation here

October 28  - Stalking on College Campuses: An Overview

James Hagenbaugh, Psy.D Psychologist, Student Personal Counseling Center Clinical Assistant Professor Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 10/28 Stalking on Campus presentation here

September 2 - On Refusing to Take Money from Patients: Theory and Technique

Salman Akhtar, MD Professor of Psychiatry Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 9/2 presentation

September 9 - Engaging Families of Suicidal Youth in Treatment*

Suzanne A. Levy, PhD Training Director-ABFT Training Program Center for Family Intervention: Research to Practice College of Nursing and Health Professions, Drexel University Watch or listen to a recording of the 9/9 presentation

September 16 - Health Equity: COVID 19 and Beyond*

Patrice Harris, MD, MA, FAPA American Medical Association Immediate Past President Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Emory University School of Medicine Watch or listen to a recording of the 9/16 presentation

September 23 - Belonging: Autism and Healthcare*

Wendy Ross, MD, FAAP Director, Center for Autism & Neurodiversity at Jefferson Health Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Watch or listen to a recording of the 9/23 presentation

September 30 - Underdiagnosis of Anxiety Disorders*

Edward Silberman, MD Attending Psychiatrist and Professor of Psychiatry Tufts University School of Medicine Watch or listen to a recording of the 9/30 presentation

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

Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC) 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.

All lecturing faculty are from SKMC unless otherwise noted.

June 3 - Multidisciplinary Approach to Depression in Young Women with Breast Cancer*

Sonia Alam MD Nina Ballone MD Andrea DeSimone DO
PGY4 Residents, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

June 10 - Leonardo at 500: A Lesson in Creativity

Salvatore Mangione MD Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, History of Medicine and Medical Cineforum Selectives
Co-Director, Humanities Track of Scholarly Inquiry
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Conclusion of 2019-2020 Psychiatry Grand Rounds Series

HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!

May 6 - Placebo and the Placebo Effect

Fareed Derambakhsh MD Adam Noy MD PGY4 Residents Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

May 13 - Psychogenic Seizures: When Trauma Erupts*

Daniel Moadel MD P. Joseph Resignato MD PGY4 Residents Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

May 20 - Keep Calm and Carry On: Principles for Longitudinal Substance Use Treatment*

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

May 27 - Radically Open DBT: Intro, Data, & Case Example

C. Virginia F. O’Hayer PhD Clinical Associate Professor Director, Jefferson Center City Clinic for Behavioral Medicine Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

April 1 - NO GRAND ROUNDS

April 8 - Management of Narcolepsy

Abigail Quintos MD Rohin Saroya MD Sleep Medicine Fellows Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 15 - COVID-19: Biology & Evidence/Journal Review

Abigail Quintos MD Sleep Medicine Fellow Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 22 & 29 - TBD

Date Speaker Title
March 4

Edward Brodkin MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Improving Social Functioning in Autism: From Mouse Models to Clinical Treatment*
March 11

Daniel Helman MD
Jahaira Lopez-Pastrana
Psychosomatic Medicine Fellows
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney KImmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

C+ L Psychiatrist in Transplant Service*
March 18

Julie Furst MD
Charles Wisniewski Do

2nd Year Child and Adolescent and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

We love Social Media: Understanding Internet Addiction and Adapting our Behaviors in the Digital Age
March 25

Panos Roussos MD PhD
Associate Professor, Psychiatry Genetics and Genomic Science Director, Pamela Sklar Division of Psychiatric Genomics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

FUN-WAS (Functional Omics Wide Association Study) Across Neuropsychiatric Traits

Date Speaker Title
February 5

Karin Borgmann-Winter MD
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Neurodevelopment and Psychitropic Medications: Intersections between neuroscience and clinical practice*
February 12

Salvatore Mangione MD
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Sidney KImmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Creativity

February 19

Salman Akhtar MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Bereavement: Descriptive, Dynamic, and Therapeutic Aspects*

February 26

Alexander Rowan DO
Adam Sagot DO

2nd year Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellows
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Clinical Considerations for Pediatric Catatonia
 

Date Speaker Title
January 8 Karin Borgmann-Winter MD
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Neurodevelopment and Psychotropic Medications: Intersections between Neuroscience and Clinical Practice
January 15 Audrey Rossowski MD
Gracie Yeo MD
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Human Trafficking in Philadelphia: Poverty, the Opiate Crisis, and Children*
January 22 Daniel Weintraub MD
Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Neurology
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Affective Disorders in Parkinson’s Disease*
January 29 Mitchell Cohen MD
Vice Chair for Education
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Drowning Sorrows: Chronic Pain and Alcohol Abuse*

Grand Rounds 2019

Date Speaker Title
December 4 Jeffrey Hom MD MPH
Policy Advisor
City of Philadelphia
Department of Public Health
Safe Injections Sites*
December 11 Andrew B Newberg MD
Professor and Director of Research
Marcus Institute of Integrative Health – Myrna Brind Center
Department of Integrative Health and Nutritional Sciences
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Integrative Medicine & Psychiatry*
December 18 Tal Weinberger, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Director, Outpatient Services
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
idney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Brexanolone for Treatment of Postpartum Depression
December 25 HAPPY HOLIDAYS No presentation

Date Speaker Title
November 6, 2019 George Brainard PhD
Director of Light Research Program
Professor of Neurology
Professor of Neuroscience
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Circadian Photoreception: From Winter Depression to Space Flight
November 13, 2019 Kenneth Certa MD
Director Acute Care
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Gun Violence and Mental Illness*
November 20, 2019 Karim Nathan MD
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellow
Department of Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
QT Prolongation in Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy*
November 27, 2019 HAPPY THANKSGIVING No presentation

October 2 - Id, Ego, and Thomas Eakins: A Gilded Age Painter Meets His "Me Too" Downfalls

J. Mark Bostwick MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Mayo Medical School
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

October 9 - NO GRAND ROUNDS

October 16 - Deconstructing the Complexity of Schizophrenia Pathophysiology via Protein-Protein Interactions in the Glutamatergic Signaling Complexes

Chang-Gyu Hahn MD PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

October 23 - Thirteenth Annual Akhtar-Brenner Lecture
The Impact of Patient Suicide on the Work- Ego of A Psychiatrist-in-Training*

Aisha Abbasi MD
Training and Supervising Psychoanalyst
Michigan Psychanalytic Institute
(Akhtar-Brenner Lecture 10:30-12:00)

October 30- Morbidity & Mortality Series*

David Halpern MD
PGY3 Resident
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

September 4 - The Opiod Crisis: An Examination of it Causes*

Wolfgang H. Vogel, PhD
Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology and former Professor of Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

September 11 - Suicide, the Media and Psychiatry*

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

September 18 - Psychic Trauma Revisited

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

September 25 - Social Media and the Budding Psychiatrist

Austin L. Chiang, MD, MPH
Chief Social Media Officer
Director of the Endoscopic Bariatric Program
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Gastoenterology
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

June 5 - Climate Change and Mental Health*

Jill Cantor-Sackett MD
Didactic Coordinator for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

June 12 - Substance Use Disorder Treatment, The Chronic Disease Model*

Joseph Garbely DO DFASAM
VP of Medical Services and Medical Director
Caron Treatment Centers
Comprehensive Addiction Treatment. Recovery for Life. Founders Hall- Medical Department

May 1 - Neuromodulation for Mental Health

Mujail Serruya MD PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

May 8 - Understanding and Managing Countertransference and Hatred*

Daniel Helman MD PGY4 Resident
Andrea DeSimone MD PGY3 Resident
Daniel Moadel MD PGY 3 Resident
Discussant: Salman Akhtar MD
Professor, Director of Psychotherapy
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

May 15 - Universal Design for ASD and Neurodiversity

Wendy Ross MD
Director, Center for Autism & Neurodiversity Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

May 22 - No Grand Rounds - APA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA

May 29 - Hypersomnia and Psychiatric Disorders

Swetha Nemargommula MD
Rachna Patel MD

Division of Sleep Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 3 - Navigating Transfers of Care: Case Examples of Adolescent Patients in the Outpateint Setting*

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

April 10 - No Grand Rounds - Residents and Fellows will be off site at their Retreat

April 17 - Physician Leadership and the Urgency of the Moment in Medicine*

Patrice Harris MD, MA
President-Elect, American Medical Association
Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Emort University School of Medicine

April 24 - Annual Albert M. Biele Memorial Lecture Guidance on the Treatment of Schizophrenia: Integral Knowledge

George A. Keepers MD
Department Chairman
Carruthers Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Complex Neuropsychiatry Clinic Oregon Health & Sciences University

March 6 - School Consultation Psychiatry: An Introduction and Discussion

John Zagat MD
Child and Adolescent Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

March 13 - The Stigma of Addiction in the Medical Community*

Jonathan Avery MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Director of Addiction Psychiatry
Assistant Dean of Student Affairs
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York Presbyterian Hospital

March 20 - Innovative Interventions to Enhance Substance Use Treatment and Programming with Pregnant & Parenting Women*

Diane J Abatemarco PhD MSW
Associate Professor of Obsterics, Gynecology and Pediatrics
Director of Maternal Addiction Treatment, Education and Research (MATER)
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

March 27 - Management of Infections Related to injection Drug Use

Bryan Hess MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
Medical Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

February 6 - Wisdom and Wellness: Being a Physician*

Kimberly R. Best MD
Psychiatry Residency Training Director
Associate Chair
Department of Psychiatry
Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

February 13 - Can Words Kill?

Solange Margery MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

February 20 - Till Death Do Us Part: Forensic Assessment of Familial Violence*

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

February 27 - The Art of Art Therapy

Ali-Reza Force MD
Jacob Harel
PGY 4 Residents
Department of Psychiatry
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

January 2 -- Happy New Year!!!

No Grand Rounds

January 9 -Public Behavioral Health System Updates

Chris Tjoa MD
Deputy Chief Medical Officer
Adult Services
Community Behavioral Health

January 16 - Medication Assisted Treatment

Abigail Kay MD
Associate Dean
Academic Affairs & Undergraduate Medical Education
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

January 23 - Medical Marijuana

Nathan Lee
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

January 30 Erikson's Stage of Developmental Medical Illness

Megan Gilman MD
Physician Acute Inpatient Psychiatry and Consult-Liaison Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

2018 Grand Rounds

December 5 - Psychedelic Assisted Psychotherapy- Adding Acid in the Mix*

Tsung Wai Aw MD
PGY4 Chief Resident
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

Anthony Thomas, MD
PGY4 Resident
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

December 12 - Threat Assessment on College Campuses*

Jamie Hagenbaugh PsyD
Psychologist, Student Personal Counseling Center
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

*** Herbut Auditorium, College Building, Ground Floor, 1025 Walnut Street ***

**December 19 - Parkinson's Disease Psychosis

Daniel Kremens MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Neurology

December 26 - No Presentation, Happy Holiday

November 7 - Psychiatry, a History: From Demons to Disorders *

Daniel Helman MD and Leah Jones MD
Residents - PGY4
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

November 14 - Twenty Years Later: What have we learned about the use of psychotropic medications in preschoolers*

Gail A. Edelsohn, MD, MSPH
Senior Medical Director, Quality
Community Care Behavior Health Organization

November 21 - No presentation, Happy Thanksgiving!

November 28 - Complicated Cases: Inpatient Headache Psychiatry*

Lex Denysenko, MD, FACLP
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Clinical Psychiatrist, Neurology
Jefferson Headache Center

October 3 - Update on Alzheimer's Disease and Preventing Cognitive Decline*

Barry Rovner MD
Professor, Departments of Neurolgy, Psychiatry and Ophthalmogy

October 10 - Burnout, Depression, & Suicide: Our Patients & Ourselves*

George M. Wohlreich MD MA DSc (Hon) FCPP
President & CEO
The Thomas W. Langfitt Chair
The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

October 17 - Twelfth Annual Akhtar-Brenner Lecture on Psychoanalysis Psychoanalysis and the 21st Century: Its Ongoing Contribution to Patients in a Medical Setting

Julian Stern MD
Director of Adult and Forensic Services
Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
(Akhtar-Brenner Lecture 11:00-12:30)

October 24 - Update on Sleep Medicine

Karl Doghramji MD
Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology and Medicine
Medical Director, Jefferson Sleep Disorders Center
Program Director, Fellowshio in Sleep Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

October 31 - International Medical Graduates (IMGs) in the U.S.: Adding Diversity to Graduate Medical Education (GME)

Cosuelo C. Cagande MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Psychiatry and Human Behavior

September 5 - Home: Deconstructing its Psychoanalytic Furniture

Salman Akhtar MD
Director of Psychotherapy and Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

Hamilton Building, 1001 Locust Street Ground Floor, Connely Auditorium

September 12 - Psychological Needs of Suicidal Individual*

Matthew Wintersteen PhD
Director of Research, Division of Child & Adult Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

September 19 - No Grand Rounds- Yom Kippur

September 26 - Treatment Resistant Schizophrenia*

Justin Faden DO
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Associate Residency Training Director
Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

June 6 - Stages of Drug Development through Approval and Beyond Through Biostatisticians' Eyes*

Warren Bilker, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics Department of Psychiatry
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

June 13 - Basics of Couples Therapy Interventions

Steven Treat, DMin
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapy Interventions
CEO Emeritus, Council for Relationships
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior  

End of academic year; next grand rounds September 2018

May 2 - Alcohol-Induced Parasomnias - Located JAH Room 407

Theodora A Fynn, MD and Kathy A Tran, DO
Sleep Medicine Fellows
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

May 9 - No Grand Rounds - APA Annual Meeting, New York City

May 16 - Opioid Addiction in an Integrated Health System*

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

May 2 - Coming Out by Coming In: Supporting Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Youth*

Zachariah Pranckun, DO
Clinical Assistant Professor
Division of Child and Adolescent
Department of Psycahitry and Human Behavior

May 31 - They Say I Did What? The Forensic Case of Criminal Geriatric Defendant*

Solange Margery, MD
Assistant Professor
Forensic and Inpatient Psychaitry
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

April 4 Adult Outpatient Service Clinical Presentation

Talking of Religion: Some Clinical Considerations*
Gregory Giuliano DO (PGY4 Resident), Tsung- Wai Aw MD(PGY 3 Resident), Jacob Harel MD (PGY3 Resident), Daniel Helman MD (PGY 3 Resident)
Discussant:
Salman Akhtar MD, Professor, Director of Psychotherapy Training
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

April 11 Autism: Clinical Challenges at Each Developmental Stage

Sara Hong MD
Child and Adolescent Fellow
Department of Psychaitry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

April 18 Annual Albert M. Biele Memorial Lecture - The U.S. Opioid risis = Solutions*

Wilson M Compton, MD, MPE
Deputy Director
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

April 25 No Grand Rounds - Residents and Fellows will be off-site at their Retreat

March 7 Rescheduled due to weather

March 14 Tactics to Diagnose Dementia with Lewy Bodies: 1% Inspiration & 99% Biomarkers

Carol F Lippa MD
Professor of Neuology
Director, Cognitive Disorders and Comprehensive Alzheimer's Disese Center
Farber Institute for Neuroscience
Department of Neurology

March 21 Harnessing the Power of Liaison*

Lynne Boone, DO and Jennifer Cannon, DO
Psychosomatic Medicine Fellows
Department of Psychiatry andHuman Behavior

March 28 Update on Understanding & Treating Eating Disorders

Rebecca Newman, MSW LCSW
Social Worker
Department of Psychiatryand Human Behavior

February 7 - Treatment of Bipolar Disorder during Pregnancy and Postpartum

Donna Sudak MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Director of Training (interum)
Director of Psychotherapy Training
Department of Psychiatry
Drexel University College of Medicine

February 14 - Adults with ADHD: Current Approaches to Diagnosis and Management

Anthony Rostain MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Medical Director, Penn Behavioral Health Adult ADHD Treatment & Research
Director, Neurodevelopmental Psychiatry Program
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

February 21 - When Obtaining Consent to Treat Minors Gets Complicated: Understanding the Mental Health Law Through Difficult Cases Examples*

Margaret Yesalavage DO
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

February 28 - Cutting Edge Psychodynamic Therapy

Richard F Summers, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Senior Residency Advisor
Department of Psychiatry
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

January 3 - No Grand Rounds - Happy New Year!

January 10 - Genetics in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Andrew Weller MD
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior     

January 17 - Treatment of Bipolar Disorder during Pregnancy and Postpartum

Tal Weinberger, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Director of Adult Outpatient and Psychopharmalogical Services
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

January 24 - My Body Betrays Me: Clinical Perspectives on Common Dysmorphias

Steven Gordon, MD - PGY4
Daniel Neff, MD - Chief Resident PGY4

Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
 

January 31 - The Benefits of Combining Long-Term Group Therapy and Psychoanalytic Treatment

Andrew Smolar MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Temple University School of Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Drexel University

Ann Eichen PhD
Psychologist/Psychoanalyst, Private Practice – Wynnewood, PA
Faculty, Psychoanalytic Center of Philadelphia, PA
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatr
Temple University School of Medicine