Case Conferences (Open to APA members only)
L20. Overcoming the Terror DeathIrvin Yalom, M.D.,
Distinguished Psychiatrist Lecture
Small Interactive Sessions
SI11. Clinical Manual for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Psychotic
DepressionAnthony Rothschild, M.D. (Meet the Author)
CW19. Immigrant Mental Health: Challenges and ConsiderationsAPA/SAMHSA and APA/AstraZeneca Minority Fellowships; Chair: Shirin Ali,
M.D., Co-Chair: Felicia Kuo, B.A.
CW20. National Trends in Psychotherapy by PsychiatristsAPA
Committee on Psychotherapy by Psychiatrists; Chair: Eric Plakun, M.D.
CW21. Traditional and Psychiatric Healers in North AmericaAPA
Committee of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian
Psychiatrists; Chair: Mary Roessel, M.D.
CW22. School Bullying: Psychiatric and Physical Health Risks and
Treatment InterventionsAPA Corresponding Committee on Mental Health
and Schools; Chair: Marcia Slattery, M.D.
CW23. Breaking Through a Shatter-Proof Glass Ceiling: What Keeps Women
Psychiatrists From Reaching Their Leadership Goals?APA Committee on
Women; Chair: Claudia Reardon, M.D., Co-Chair: Stacey Burpee, D.O.
IW39. Supervision in the Psychiatric Emergency Department: Techniques
for Maximizing the Supervisor-Trainee InteractionChair: Divy
Ravindranath, M.D., Co-Chair: Erick Hung
IW40. Patient Suicide During Psychiatry Residency: A Workshop
DiscussionChair: Christina Mangurian, M.D., Co-Chair: Andrew Booty,
IW41. Pediatric Grief and Bereavement: Strategies to Help Kids and
Parents CopeChair: Ruth Geller, M.D. (APA/Shire Fellow), Co-Chair:
Eva Szigethy, M.D.
IW42. Practical Models for Incorporating EBM Into Academic Clinical
PracticesChair: John Young, M.D.
IW43. Promoting Scholarship and Leadership During Residency TrainingChair: Anu Matorin, M.D., Co-Chair: Sandra Sexson, M.D.
IW44. Beyond Doctor-Patient Relationship in Cyberspace: Pitfalls,
Transgressions, and Guidelines (When Therapists and Patients Google Each
Other)Chair: Damir Huremovic, M.D., Co-Chair: Nyapati Rao,
IW45. Older Adults and the Neurobiology of Substance AbuseNational Institute on Drug Abuse; Chair: Timothy Condon, Ph.D.
IW46. American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Update: Certification
in Psychiatry and Its SubspecialtiesChair: Larry Faulkner, M.D.,
Co-Chair: Naleen Andrade, M.D.
IW47. The Cobbler's Children: Dealing With Psychiatric Problems in Our
Own FamiliesChair: Julia Frank, M.D.
IW48. Oral Boards Boot Camp—2009Chair: Elyse Weiner,
M.D., Co-Chair: Eric Peselow, M.D.
IW49. How to Launch a Successful Private Practice (Part 1)Chair: William Callahan, M.D.
IW50. Psychiatrists Who Have Had a Psychiatric Illness: Their
StoriesChair: Michael Myers, M.D., Co-Chair: Leah Dickstein,
MW5. "The Bridge" (A Documentary Film About Suicide From the
Golden Gate Bridge; Discussion With the Film's Director and a Bridge Jump
Survivor) (Open to APA members only)APA Northern California
Psychiatric Society; Chair: Mel Blaustein, M.D., Co-Chair: Raymond Zablotny,
MW6. "disFIGURED"—A Movie About Women and
Weight—The Impact of Appearance on Coping With LifeChair:
Katherine Halmi, M.D., Co-Chair: Seymour Gers, M.D.
AM03. Medical Updates and Controversies: What Psychiatrists Should
KnowRobert McCarron, D.O.
L21. Developments in Mental Health Services in IndiaMatthew
Varghese, M.D., International Lecture
F08. APA and WPAChair: Pedro Ruiz, M.D.
F09. The Milestones of Recovery Scale: Tracking Recovery and Guiding
ServicesChair: Mark Ragins, M.D.
Small Interactive Sessions
SI12. How to Research a Clinical QuestionRanga Krishnan,
SI13. How to Treat Behavioral Symptoms in DementiaMarc E.
CW24. Psychiatric Residency Training Needs for International Medical
GraduatesAPA Committee on International Medical Graduates; Chair:
Antony Fernandez, M.D.
CW25. Motivating the Motivators: Motivational Enhancement Therapy Made
EasyAPA Corresponding Committee on Training and Education in
Addiction Psychiatry; Chair: Syed Sattar, M.D.
CW26. The Assessment of Violence RiskAPA Council on Psychiatry
and Law; Chair: Alec Buchanan, Ph.D.
IW51. The Post 9/11 Era: Understanding the Cultural Issues in the
Psychiatric Treatment of Muslim PatientsAPA Illinois Psychiatric
Society; Chair: Nancy Abdel-Wahab, M.D., Co-Chair: Nafisa Ghadiali,
IW52. Visual Recognition of Catatonia: Video Teaching SessionChair: Andrew Francis, M.D.
IW53. Watching the Movies, Beating the StigmasChair: Rudolf
IW54. Psychotherapy Update: A Review of the Current Literature for the
Practicing PsychiatristChair: Priyanthy Weerasekera, M.D., Co-Chair:
John Manring, M.D.
IW55. Developing a Mental Health Court for Domestic Violence
Perpetrators: A New Judicial ModelChair: Lawrence Richards, M.D.,
Co-Chair: Bruce J. Winick, M.D.
IW56. "Doctor, Is That a Baby You Are Carrying?": Impact of
Physician Pregnancy on the Therapeutic AllianceChair: Sudeepta Varma,
M.D., Co-Chair: Jamae Campbell, M.D.
Scientific and Clinical Reports
Session 17. Borderline Personality Disorder
49. Parental Viewpoints of Trajectories to Borderline Personality Disorder
Marianne Goodman, M.D.
50. Lifetime Patterns of Psychotherapy and Medication Utilization in
Females With Borderline Personality Disorder: Results of an Online Parental
Survey Marianne Goodman, M.D.
51. Is Borderline Personality Disorder Underdiagnosed? David Meyerson,
Session 18. Algorithms and Other Models in the Treatment of
52. Using the Chronic Care Model to Improve Depression Care on College
Campuses Henry Chung, M.D.
53. CBASP and Brief Supportive Psychotherapy for Augmentation of
Antidepressant Nonresponse in Chronic Depression James Kocsis
54. Can Clinicians Improve Antidepressant Remission Rates With Better
Treatment Algorithms? Richard Metzner, M.D.
Session 19. Premorbid Factors and Course in Schizophrenia
55. Remission in Schizophrenia: A National Survey of Clinical and
Psychosocial Aspects Yoram Barak, M.D., M.H.A.
56. Schizophrenia in the Offspring of Antenatally Depressed Mothers in the
Northern Finland 1966 Birth Cohort—A Gene X Environment Interaction
Pirjo H. Maki, M.D., Ph.D.
57. Child and Adolescent Symptoms Predicting Psychosis Juha M. Veijola,
Session 20. Trauma and PTSD
58. The USS Cole Bombing: Analysis of Preexisting Factors as Predictors for
Development of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Kevin Nasky, D.O.
59. Emotional Distress and Other Health-Related Dimensions Among Elderly
Survivors of the Shoa Living in the Community Robert Kohn, M.D.
60. Psychopathology Among Holocaust Survivors 60 Years Thereafter
Itzhak Levav, M.D., M.S.
Session 21. Suicide in Specially Defined Populations
61. Suicide Among Female Veterans During 2005: Findings From the National
Violent Death Reporting System Bentson McFarland, M.D., Ph.D.
62. A Multi-Site Study of the Incidence and Nature of Inpatient Suicide
Attempts Virginia L. Susman, M.D.
63. Association Between Antidepressant Half-Life and the Risk of Suicidal
Ideation or Behavior Among Children and Adolescents Eric Smith, M.D.,
Session 22. Substance Use Disorder in Psychoses and Bipolar
64. Cannabis Withdrawal in People With Schizophrenia David Gorelick,
65. Is Use of Illegal Non-Cannabinoid Substances Associated With Psychotic
Symptoms? Nina Kuzenko, M.D.
66. Comorbid Anxiety and Substance Use Disorders Confound the Clinical
Diagnosis of Bipolar I But Not II: Implication for Mood Stabilizer Use
Keming Gao, M.D., Ph.D.
67. Survey of World Psychiatric Association (WPA) Member Societies on Child
Sexual Abuse and Physician-Patient Sexual Relations Donna Stewart,
68. Parental Mental Illness and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome: The Role of
Maternal Smoking, Obstetric Risk Factors, and Social Adversity Roger Webb,
69. SMI, SPMI, SED, FMD: Why Can't We Use Only One Mental Health Indicator?
Deepak Prabhakar, M.D., M.P.H.
Session 24. Metabolic Effects of Psychotropic Medication
70. Do Cardiovascular Risk Factors Impede Antidepressant Treatment
Response? Dale D'Mello, M.D.
71. Depressive Symptoms and Risk for 10-Year Cardiovascular Morbidity and
Mortality Hannu Koponen, M.D., Ph.D.
72. Weight Gain and Increases in Cholesterol, Triglyceride, and Glucose
Levels in Schizophenia Patients Treated With Clozapine, Olanzapine, and
Haloperidol Menahem Krakowski, M.D., Ph.D.
A08. Hospital PsychiatrySteven Sharfstein, M.D.
PS04. When the Treatment Fails the Patient: Psychodynamic Contributions
to the Treatment of Refractory PatientsChair: Sherry Katz-Bearnot,
PS05. The Invisible Wounds of War: Mental Health Needs of Returning
Military and Their FamiliesChair: Carolyn Robinowitz, M.D.
PS06. The Grandkids of the 1967 Flower Children: Lessons From
Haight-Ashbury and From Treatment and RecoveryChair: Mark Gold,
PS07. Suicide and the Golden Gate BridgeChair: Mel Blaustein,
L 22. What Research Tells Us About SuicidePaula Clayton, M.D.,
Distinguished Psychiatrist Lecture
S37. Disability Reduction and Rehabilitation of Iraq and Afghanistan War
Veterans: The Role of Civilian Mental Health Providers
S38. In-Residency Clinical Skills Assessment: Training for Faculty
EvaluatorsAPA Council on Medical Education and Lifelong
S39. Integrating Treatment for Substance Use and Posttraumatic Stress
Disorders in Patients With Co-Occurring ConditionsNational Institute
on Drug Abuse
S40. Impulse Control Disorders: Recognition and Clinical
S41. Recent Developments in Cross-Cultural, Ethnic, and
Ethnopsychopharmacological Aspects of Mood Disorders: A Global
S42. Choosing the Right Treatment for Substance Abuse
S43. Suicide and Aggression: A Practical Toolkit From Risk Assessment to
Joint Commission to the PatientAPA Committee on Patient
S44. The Role of Forensic Psychiatry in Evaluating Problematic Internet
Behaviors—Untangling Webs of Deceit From Murder to Malpractice
S45. Drop "Schizophrenia"? International PerspectivesWorld Psychiatric Association's Section on Rehabilitation and Section for
S46. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth: Family
S47. Personality Disorders in the United States: Relationship to Early
Experiences, Occurrence, and Course of Axis I DisordersNational
Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
S48. Spiritually Integrated Treatment
S49. How to Approach the Pregnant Patient From a Mental Health
S50. Advances in Electroconvulsive TherapyAPA Corresponding
Committee on ECT and Other Electromagnetic Therapies
S51. Integrated Treatment of Personality Disorder: Principles and
S52. "Me-Too" Medications, Really?APA Council on
Global Psychiatry and the APA Council on Children, Adolescents, and Their
S53. End of Life Care: A Multidisciplinary Clinical and Research
S54. Engaging and Treating Persons With Recent-Onset Schizophrenia:
Practice-Based Evidence From the Clinical TrenchesAmerican
Association of Community Psychiatrists
S55. Sleep Disturbances and Circadian Disruptions Affecting, and
Affected by, Addiction to DrugsNational Institute on Drug
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