Psychiatry Grand Rounds

UMass Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds take place each Thursday of the month from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, and are located in the Lazare Auditorium (1st floor - Medical School Building, S1-607, near the library) unless otherwise indicated. Rounds are attended by faculty, residents, and professional staff, and are also open to the public.  For additional information or if you are interested in being a speaker, please contact Dr. Anthony Rothschild, Grand Rounds Committee Chair, or Karen Lambert, Grand Rounds Coordinator, at 508-856-5928, or via email: Karen.Lambert@umassmed.edu.

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Past Grand Rounds

Psychiatry Grand Rounds Video Links

September

Growing Up Without Frontal Lobes: What Defines Our Humanity?
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017
Speaker: Sheldon Benjamin, MD
Interim Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Director of Neuropsychiatry
Director, Psychiatry Residency Training
Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology
UMass Medical School


NO GRAND ROUNDS
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017
Rosh Hashanah

Brinen Recovery Oriented Cognitive Therapy for Schizophrenia
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2017
Speaker: Aaron P. Brinen, PsyD
Clinical Associate in Aaron T Beck Psychopathology Research Center
Department of Psychiatry
University of Pennsylvania

October

Martinez TBD
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2017
Speaker: Caridad Ponce Martinez, MD
Assistant Professor
Addiction Medicine
Medical Director, Adult Mental Health Unit
Psychiatric Treatment and Recovery Center

 

Carpenter TMS Therapy in Psychiatry: What have we learned in the decade since FDA approval?
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017
Visiting Professor
Speaker: Linda L Carpenter, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Butler Hospital, Brown Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

 

Nesse TBD
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017
Speaker: Randolph Nesse, MD
Foundation Professor of Life Sciences
Founding Director, ASU Center for Evolution and Medicine
Arizona State University

 

Gunning-Dixon TBD
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017
Visiting Professor
Speaker: Faith Gunning-Dixon, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medical College
Associate Attending Psychologist
New York-Presbyterian Hospital

November

Baker Longitudinal Deep Phenotyping in Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2017
Speaker: Justin T Baker, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Director of Functional Neuroimaging & Bioinformatics
Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Program
Scientific Director, Institute for Technology in Psychiatry
McLean Hospital
Harvard Medical School

 

Holt TBD
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2017
Speaker: Daphne J Holt, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School

 

  TBD
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2017
Speaker: Hsiang Huang, MD
Instructor
Department of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Fulbright Scholar
University of San Paulo, Brazil


NO GRAND ROUNDS
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2017
Thanksgiving

Muriel TBD
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2017
Speaker: Anna C. (Nina) Muriel, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Division of Pediatric Psychosocial Oncology
Senior Physician
Dana-Farber/Boston Children's Cancer and Blood Disorders Center

December

NO GRAND ROUNDS
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2017
ACNP

Forkey TBD
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2017
Speaker: Heather C. Forkey, MD
Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Chief, Division of Child Protection
Clinical Director, Foster Children Evaluation Service
UMass Memorial Medical Center

 

Jefee Bahloul TBD
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2017
Speaker: Hussam Jefee Bahloul, MD
Addiction Psychiatry
Adult Psychopharmacology
Department of Psychiatry
UMASS Medical School/UMassMemorial Medical Center


NO GRAND ROUNDS
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2017
Christmas/New Year's


January

Myer TBD
THURSDAY, JANUARY 4, 2018
Speaker: Kathryn Myer, MD
Chief Resident in Addiction Psychiatry and Psychopharmacology
UMASS Medical School/UMass Memorial Health Care

 

Kelly TBD
THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018
Speaker: Megan M. Kelly, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, UMass Medical School
Bedford Site Director, VISN 1 New England Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center
Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA

 

Markloff TBD
THURSDAY, JANUARY 18, 2018
Speaker: Mallory Markloff, MD
PGY-5 Child Fellow

 

Keshavan TBD
THURSDAY, JANUARY 25, 2018
Speaker: Matcheri S. Keshavan, MD
Stanley Cobb Professor and Vice-Chair for Public Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School
Editor in Chief, Schizophrenia Research


February

Joseph TBD
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2018
Speaker: Oliver Joseph, MD
Chief Resident in Psychosomatic Medicine and Emergency Mental Health
UMass Medical School/UMass Memorial Health Care

 

Novins TBD
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2018
Speaker: Douglas K. Novins, MD
Cannon Y. & Lyndia Harvey Chair in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Chair, Pediatric Mental Health Institute, Children's Hospital Colorado
Professor, Vice Chair & Director, Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado School of Medicine Professor of Community & Behavioral Health, Centers for American Indian Alaskan Native Health, Colorado School of Health
Deputy Editor & editor-Elect, Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

 

Holland TBD
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2018
Speaker: Ashley Holland, DO
PGY-5 Child Fellow

 

Fulwiler TBD
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2018
Speaker: Carl Fuliwler, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine, UMass Medical School
Medical Director, UMass Center for Mindfulness
Associate Research Director, UMass Center for Mindfulness

March

Evins TBD
THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2018
Speaker: Eden Evins, MD MPH
Director, Center for Addiction Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital


NO GRAND ROUNDS
THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018
Resident Retreat

Beresin TBD
THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2018
Speaker: Gene Beresin, MD, MA
Executive Director, the Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds
Senior Educator in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Massachusetts General Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

 

Wagner TBD
THURSDAY, MARCH 22, 2018
Speaker: Karen Dineen Wagner, MD, PhD
Titus H. Harris Chair
Harry K. Davis Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

 

Becker TBD
THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 2018
Speaker: Ann E. Becker, MD, PhD
Maude and Lillian Presley Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine
Department of Global Health and Social Medicine
Harvard Medical School

April

Richler TBD
THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 2018
Speaker: Leah Richler, MD
Program Chief Resident
Chief Resident in Geriatric Psychiatry
UMass Medical School/UMass Memorial Health Care

 

Miklowitz TBD
THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 2018
Speaker: David J. Miklowitz, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, Child and Adolescent Mood Disorders Program
Director, Integrative Study Center in Mood Disorders
UCLA Semel Institute
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

 

  TBD
THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2018
Shriver Center Lecture

 

Wolkowitz TBD
THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018
Speaker: Owen Wolkowitz, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry UCSF School of Medicine

 

Wolkowitz TBD
THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018
Speaker: Owen Wolkowitz, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry UCSF School of Medicine


May

Behbahani TBD
THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2018
Speaker: Kayla Behbahani, DO
Program Chief Resident
8 East Chief Resident


NO GRAND ROUNDS
THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018
Annual APA Meeting

Jackson TBD
THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
Speaker: Yo Jackson, PhD, ABPP
Professor and Senior Scientist
Clinical Child Psychology Program, Life Span Institute University of Kansas


NO GRAND ROUNDS
THURSDAY, MAY 24, 2018
Faculty Retreat

  TBD
THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2018
21st Annual Deborah Janssens Memorial Lecture

June

Sullivan
Vincent
Packer
TBD
THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2018
Speakers: The Honorable Mary H. Sullivan
Director of Specialty Courts, District Court Department of the Massachusetts Trial Court
Massachusetts Trial Court's Center of Excellence for Specialty Courts


Gina Vincent, PhD
Associate Professor and Director of Translational Law & Psychiatry Research
Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center – SPARC 


Ira Packer, PhD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, UMass Medical School
Director of the Center of Excellence for Specialty Courts
Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center – SPARC