Psychiatry Grand Rounds lectures are presented on Fridays from 11 am to noon during the academic year (September through June). The schedule posted here lists the dates, speakers, and the general topics. Titles and learning objectives for each lecture will be available approximately one week beforehand.
Many but not all Grand Rounds lectures are viewable as a webcast via the link below. Please note that off-line viewing of the webcast does not provide CME credit.
CME credit is only available to UConn Health or UConn Health-affiliated faculty and staff who meet the following criteria:
- View the webcast live.
- Send an email to email@example.com during the live webcast indicating their attendance.
- Complete an online evaluation distributed by the UConn Health CME office.
2017–2018 Psychiatry Grand Rounds Schedule
Information subject to change. (Last update: August 22, 2017)
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|DATE||SPEAKER||TOPIC (SUBJECT TO CHANGE*)|
|September 8, 2017||None|
|September 15, 2017||Closed Session||Difficult Cases Review|
|September 22, 2017||
Ken Freedman, M.D.
|September 29, 2017||
Gary Glover, Ph.D.
|Combining Neuromodulation with fMRI|
|October 6, 2017||
Irwin Lucki, Ph.D.
|Rapidly Acting Agents for Treatment of Depression|
|October 13, 2017||
W. Vaughn McCall, M.D., M.S.
|Links Between Sleep Problems and Suicide|
|October 20, 2017||
Reagan Wetherill, Ph.D.
|Neuroimaging Sex Differences in Addictions|
|October 27, 2017||Closed Session||Difficult Cases Review|
|November 3, 2017||
J. Craig Allen, M.D.
|Medical Marijuana and Addiction Medicine|
|November 10, 2017||
Sanjay Mittal, M.D.
|Risk Factors and Initial Management of Stroke|
|November 17, 2017||
Catherine Monk, Ph.D.
|Women’s Mental Health, Developmental Effects of Stress and Domestic Violence|
|November 24, 2017||NO GRAND ROUNDS||Thanksgiving|
|December 1, 2017||
Claudia Baldessano, M.D.
|Update on Evidence Based Treatment of Bipolar Depression|
|December 8, 2017||Closed Session||Difficult Cases Review|
|December 15, 2017||
Denis G. Sukhodolsky, Ph.D.
|Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Aggression and Irritability in Children|
|December 22, 2017||NO GRAND ROUNDS|
|December 29, 2017||NO GRAND ROUNDS|
|January 5, 2018||
Christoffer Grant, Ph.D.
|Primary Care Mental Health Integration: Implementation, Barriers, and Outcomes in a VHA Setting|
|January 12, 2018||Closed Session||Difficult Cases Review|
|January 19, 2018||
John Kelly, Ph.D.
Twelve-step for Addictions
|January 26, 2018||Kathleen M. Hayden, Ph.D.
Sticht Center for Healthy Aging and Alzheimer’s PreventionWake Forrest
|February 2, 2018|
|February 9, 2018||
David Oslin, M.D.
|Precision Medicine and Psychiatry|
|February 16, 2018||Yifrah Kaminer, M.D.
Professor, Psychiatry, UConn Health
|Treatment of Youth SUD and Co-Occurring Depression: On Highs and Lows|
|February 23, 2018||Closed Session||Difficult Cases Review|
|March 2, 2018||John Greden, M.D.
Executive Director, University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center
|Precision Medicine Approaches for Major Depressive Disorders: What Can We Implement NOW|
|March 9, 2018||Wizdom Powell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Director of the Health Disparities Institute, UConn Health
|Health and Health Disparities in Minority Populations|
|March 16, 2018|
|March 23, 2018||
Yulia Landa, Psy.D., M.S.
|Group and Family Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for the Treatment and Prevention of Psychosis|
|March 30, 2018||NO GRAND ROUNDS||Good Friday|
|April 6, 2018||Closed Session||Difficult Cases Review|
|April 13, 2018||
Brenda Curtis, Ph.D.
|eHealth and Social Media Datasets in Psychiatric/Addictions Research|
|April 20, 2018||
James W. Murrough, M.D., Ph.D.
|Ketamine and Treatment Refractory Depression|
|April 27, 2018||
Peter Monti, Ph.D.
|May 4, 2018||NO GRAND ROUNDS||APA Meeting|
|May11, 2018||Closed Session||Difficult Cases Review|
|May 18, 2018||
Deborah Fein, Ph.D.
|Optimal Outcomes in Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|May 25, 2018||NO GRAND ROUNDS||Memorial Day Week End|
|June 1, 2018||
Neha Jain, M.D.
|A New Wrinkle to Consider: Understanding Personality Traits in Cognitive Decline and Neurocognitive Disorders|
|June 8, 2018||Leighton Huey, M.D./PGY4 Residents||PGY4 QI Project|
|June 15, 2018||NO GRAND ROUNDS||Risk Management|
|* The presentation title will be available on the website approximately one week beforehand.|