Small Interactive Sessions
SI01. Safety Issues in Child PsychopharmacologyBarbara Coffey,
SI02. Antipsychotic Polypharmacy: An Evidence-Based PerspectiveDonald Goff, M.D.
FL01. FOCUS LIVE! Geriatric PsychiatryBarry Lebowitz,
L03. Pills to Treat AlcoholismBankole A. Johnson, M.D., Ph.D.,
D.S., Solomon Carter Fuller Award Lecture
L04. Psychiatrists' Role in Prevention and Intervention in Domestic
Violence Among South AsiansSurinder Sucha Nand, M.D., Alexandra
Symonds Award Lecture
L05. Psychiatric Genetics: A Current PerspectiveKenneth
Kendler, M.D., Distinguished Psychiatrist Lecture
L06. Etiology in Psychiatry: Phenomes, Genomes, and EpigenomesJames Potash, M.D., Frontiers of Science Lecture
Poster Session 1 New Research/Young Investigators
Case Conferences (Open to APA members only)
CC01. Shame and ForgivenessMelvin Lansky, M.D.
CC02. A Population-Based Case Conference Illustrating the Implementation
of an Evidence-Based Prevention Intervention in a Country With 200,000
PeopleCarl Bell, M.D.
CW01. High-Risk Student Populations: Innovative Approaches to Treatment
and OutreachChair: Jerald Kay, M.D.
CW02. Lost and Not Found: Depression and Suicide in Elderly Asian
AmericansAPA Committee of Asian-American Psychiatrists; Chair:
Jacquelyn Chang, M.D.
CW03. A Family-Related Approach to Reducing Risk and Promoting
Well-Being Among LGBT YouthAssociation of Gay and Lesbian
Psychiatrists; Chair: Ellen Haller, M.D.
CW04. International Disasters: Challenges and Opportunities to
ContributeAPA Committee on Psychiatric Dimensions of Disaster; Chair:
Shirley Liu, M.D., Co-Chair: Patcho Santiago, M.D.
CW05. Career Advancement in Administrative Psychiatry for Early Career
PsychiatristsAPA Assembly Committee of Early Career Psychiatrists;
Chair: Dimitri Markov, M.D., Co-Chair: Marina Goldman, M.D.
CW06. Show Me the Money! Sustainable Funding for Education in
PsychiatryAPA/GlaxoSmithKline Fellows; Chair: M. Justin Coffey,
IW01. Increasing Cultural Competency to Assess and Ameliorate Distress
of Diverse Patients: Example From the Care of a South Asian Victim of Spousal
AbuseChair: Jacob Sperber, M.D., Co-Chair: Nyapati Rao, M.D.
IW02. Practical Pharmacotherapy for the Treatment of Alcohol
DependenceNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; Chair:
Robert Swift, M.D., Co-Chair: Allen Zweben
IW03. Incest—a Cultural PerspectiveAPA Council on Global
Psychiatry and the APA Council on Children, Adolescents, and Their Families;
Chair: Rodrigo A. Muñoz, M.D.
IW04. Playing in the Big League: Resident Leadership in the APA Board of
TrusteesChair: Molly McVoy, M.D., Co-Chair: Lauren Sitzer,
IW05. Risk Management Issues in Psychiatric PracticeChair:
Martin Tracy, J.D., Co-Chair: Jacqueline Melonas, J.D.
IW06. Ethical, Clinical, and Legal ChallengesChair: Malkah
Notman, M.D., Co-Chair: Linda Jorgenson, J.D.
IW07. Technology and Psychiatry: Practical and Clinical Tips for Using
Telepsychiatry (Open to residents only)APA/Shire Fellowship Program;
Chair: Jena Worley, M.D., Co-Chair: Michael Houston, M.D.
IW08. Mindful Practice: Understanding Its Role in Psychiatry and
Psychiatric TrainingChair: Tana Grady-Weliky, M.D.
IW09. Need to Reformulate "Risk" and Its"
Assessment" in Clinical PracticeWorld Psychiatric
Association; Chair: Amresh K. Shrivastava, M.D.
IW10. Imaging Insight: Basic Definitions, Measures, and Relevance to
PsychopathologyNational Institute on Drug Abuse; Chair: Steven Grant,
Ph.D., Co-Chair: Rita Goldstein
IW11. Implementing a Telepsychiatry Program in the Kern County Mental
Health System in Rural California (Part 2)Chair: Salvador del
Rosario, M.D., Co-Chair: Tai Yoo, M.D.
IW12. Using theDSM-IV-TRCultural Formulation
for Cultural Competence Skill Building Among Psychiatry ResidentsChair: Treniece Lewis Harris, Ph.D., Co-Chair: Marshall Forstein,
IW13. Diversion of Prescription StimulantsNational Institute on
Drug Abuse; Chair: Moira O'Brien, Co-Chair: Wilson Compton III,
MW1. Ready? OK! A Film About Childhood Gender VarianceAmerican
Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Chair: Richard Pleak, M.D.,
Co-Chair: Sarah Herbert, M.D.
MW2. Silver Spurs—Severe and Chronic Mental Illness, and Life in a
Residential Care FacilityChair: Steven Harvey, M.D., Co-Chair: Doug
AM01. The Top 10 Medical Articles of 2008: A Comprehensive and Practical
Review of What We Need to KnowMonique Yohanan, M.D.
FL02. FOCUS LIVE! PTSD and Disaster PsychiatryAnand Pandya,
F01.DSM-V:Progress in Research and
DevelopmentChair: Darrel Regier, M.D. (DSM Track 01)
F02. The Relationship Between the APA and Pharmaceutical IndustryChair: Ken Silks, M.D.
F03. Developing the Next Generation of Clinical Translational
Researchers: Innovation in an Academic Department of PsychiatryChair:
Renée Binder, M.D.
F04. Treating Women With Alcohol Use DisordersChair: Grace
L07. Psychiatric Education Across Civilization: The Search for a Guru
and the IMGNypati Rao, M.D., George Tarjan Award Lecture
L08. Mental Health in the New Era of Cost ControlRichard Frank,
M.D., Frontiers of Science Lecture
L09. To Be AnnouncedElyn Saks, J.D., Outside Lecture
Scientific and Clinical Reports
Session 1. Forensic Psychiatry
1. Characteristics of Mentally Ill Offenders From 100 Psychiatric Court
Reports Yasser Elsayed, M.D., M.S.
2. Homicide and During the First Episode of Psychotic Illness Olav
3. Differences Between Men and Women Found Not Guilty By Reason of Insanity
for Homicide Offenses at Napa State Hospital Jessica Ferranti,
Session 2. Measurement of Personality Disorder Severity
4. The Severity Indices of Personality Problems—A New Dimensional
Questionnaire for Measuring (mal)Adaptive Personality Functioning Helene
5. Severity Indices of Personality Problems (SIPP-118) in Adolescents:
Factor Structure and Validity Joost Hutsebaut, Ph.D.
6. The Severity Indices of Personality Problems (SIPP-118) as a Clinical
Instrument Dineke Feenstra, M.A.
Session 3. Genetic, Neuroimaging, and Neuropsychological Studies in
7. Does Aberrant Stimulus Salience Lead to Psychosis in Schizophrenia?: A
20-Year Longitudinal Study Martin Harrow, Ph.D.
8. Association of G-1438A Polymorphism of 5HT2A Receptor With Schizophrenia
in Three Ethnic Groups in Malaysia Zahurin Mohamed, B.S.C., Ph.D.
9. MEG Analysis of Early Processing of Facial Expressions in Schizophrenia
and Controls Stephen Lewis, M.D.
Session 4. Adjunctive Treatment and Comorbidity in Schizophrenia
10. Effects of Adjunctive Treatment With Armodafinil in Schizophrenia
Ashwin A. Patkar, M.D.
11. Prevalence of Alcohol Use Disorders in Schizophrenia: A Systematic
Review and Meta-Analysis Jouko Miettunen, Ph.D.
12. Zolpidem in Treatment-Resistant Catatonia: Case Reports and Literature
Review Cristinel Coconcea, M.D.
Session 5. Psychopharmacology: Psychostimulant, Antidepressant Side
13. Linking Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Ratings and Clinical
Global Impressions Scores in Studies of Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate in ADHD
Richard Weisler, M.D.
14. Antidepressant-Induced Excessive Sweating (ADIES): Measurement and
Treatment Rajnish Mago, M.D.
15. Armodafinil Once Daily Sustains Wakefulness Throughout the Day in
Patients With Excessive Sleepiness Associated With Narcolepsy Thomas Roth,
Session 6. Bipolar Disorder
16. Who Receives Guideline-Based Pharmacotherapy for Bipolar Depression?
Megan Ehret, Pharm.D.
17. Psychiatric Admissions and Hospitalization Costs in Bipolar Disorder in
Sweden Anne Tiainen, M.P.H., R.N.
18. Symptoms and Treatment of Bipolar Disorder in Sweden Mats Adler,
Session 7. The Broad Reach of Psychiatry: Studying History,
Peacekeeping, and the Role of Spirituality in Schizophrenia
19. The Modern History of American Psychiatry: Unintended Consequences
Milton Kramer, M.D.
20. Is Peacekeeping Peaceful? A Systematic Review Jitender Sareen,
21. Spiritual and Religious Coping in Schizophrenia: Clinical Implications
Philippe Huguelet, M.D.
Session 8. Studies in Psychotherapy
22. Follow-Up Psychotherapy Outcome of Patients With Dependent, Avoidant,
and Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorders—a Meta-Analytic Review
Witold Simon, M.D., Ph.D.
23. The Effectiveness of Evidence-Based Treatments for Major Depressive
Disorder in a Routine Clinical Setting: Results From an Observational Study
Frenk Peeters, M.D., Ph.D.
24. The Effectiveness of a Group-Oriented Inpatient CBT Program
Katherine Lynch, Ph.D.
Small Interactive Sessions
SI03. Psychiatric Issues Related to Returning Vets From IraqCharles Hoge, M.D.
CW07. Revitalizing Service: Strategic Planning Success Within District
Branches and State AssociationsAPA Council on Member and District
Branch Relations; Chair: Nioaka Campbell, M.D.
CW08. Combat to Community: Needs and Resources for Post-September 11th
Veterans and Their FamiliesAPA Alliance; Chair: Kay Brada
CW09. Becoming a Public Psychiatry Leader: Mentoring Models for
Everyone, From Residents to Medical DirectorsAPA Council on Social
Issues and Public Psychiatry; Chair: Peter Chien, M.D.
IW14. Challenging Stigmas & Stereotypes: Integrated Therapy for
Multidiagnosed Addiction Patients Combining Innovative With Traditional
ApproachesChair: Michael Scimeca, M.D.
IW15. Man- and Non-Man-Made Disasters in Asia: The Role of
ResilienceChair: Pedro Ruiz, M.D.
IW16. Turning Lead Into Gold: Tragedy and Transformation in a Public
Psychiatric Emergency ServiceChair: Stephen M. Goldfinger, M.D.,
Co-Chair: Ellen Berkowitz, M.D.
IW17. Can Disclosure of a Diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder
Help Guide Treatment for Clinicians, Patients, and Families?Chair:
Richard G. Hersh, M.D.
IW18. Application of Cultural Variables for Practice of Effective
Psychotherapy of Indians Settled in U.S.A.Chair: Nitin Gupta, M.D.,
Co-Chair: Vijoy Varma, M.D.
IW19. Cognitive Therapy for Psychosis in Practice by Psychiatrists:
Basic TechniquesChair: Shanaya Rathod, M.D., Co-Chair: Douglas
IW20. Resident Wellness Survey Results and DiscussionChair:
Paul O'Leary, M.D., Co-Chair: Hind Benjelloun, M.D.
A01. NeuropsychiatryStuart Yudofsky, M.D.
A02. PsychopharmacologyAlan Schatzberg, M.D., Charles Nemeroff,
A03. Substance AbuseMark Galanter, M.D., Herbert Kleber,
L10. Successful Aging and Wisdom: Are These for Real?Dillip
Jeste, M.D., Distinguished Psychiatrist Lecture
DSM02. Evolution of theDSM-VConceptual
Framework: Development, Dimensions, Disability, Spectra, and
Gender/CultureChair: Darrell Regier, M.D.
FL03. FOCUS LIVE! Panic and Social Anxiety DisorderMark
PS01. Is Psychiatry Better for Patients and Physicians in a Real Health
Care System?Chair: Gisele Apter, M.D., Ph.D.
PS02. Psychiatrists' Relationships With IndustryChair:
Paul Appelbaum, M.D., Co-Chair: Laura Roberts, M.D.
S1. Spotting the Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Clinical Challenges
Identifying and Treating Unpresented ComorbidityNational Institute on
S2. Adjustment Disorders: Problems in Conceptualization, Conundrums in
S3. Delivering Psychiatry in Rural Peru:The Ayacucho Mental
S4. Stalking: Risk Management andTreatment of Offenders and
S5. Understanding and Addressing Adolescent Alcohol Consumption and
Alcohol Use Disorders in the Context of Overall DevelopmentNational
Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
S6. "In or Out?": A Discussion About Gender Identity
Diagnoses and theDSM (DSM Track DM03)
S7. Relationship of Subthreshold Psychiatry to Axis II (Personality
S8. Educating a New Generation of Physicians in Psychiatry: Reports From
Winners of APA Innovative Teaching GrantsAPA Corresponding Committee
on Medical Student Education
S9. Effective Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Dysfunction in Adults
and the Elderly
S10. The Neurobiological Evidence forTransgenderism
S11. Comprehensive HIV Psychiatry Update
S12. The OC Spectrum in the Athlete: Psychopathology or Competitive
Edge?International Society for Sport Psychiatry
S14. Increasing the Likelihood of Achieving Remission in
S15. The Transmission of Borderline Personality Disorder
S16. Contributions of Neuroscience to Medications Development for
Alcohol Use DisorderNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and
S17. Monitoring Equity in Mental Health From a Cross-National
S18. Recovery and Rehabilitation: From the Provider and Patient Points
of View in France and the U.S.: Vive la Difference!