Industry-Supported Breakfast Symposia
Case Conferences (Open to APA members only)
CW27. Identifying Children at Risk for Mental Health Problems: Exploring
How Risk Factors Work Together in the Emergence of Childhood
PsychopathologyAPA Corresponding Committee on Infancy and Early
Childhood; Chair: William Wood, M.D.
CW28. Out and Up in Age: Mental Health in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and
Transgender Older AdultsAPA Committee on Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual
Issues; Chair: Ellen Haller, M.D.
CW29. Promise and Perils of Electronic Health Record Adoption in Private
Practice PsychiatryAPA Corresponding Committee on Electronic Health
Records; Chair: Laura Fochtmann, M.D.
CW30. Schizophrenia and Aging: Cognitive, Medical, Social, and
Psychiatric IssuesAPA Committee on Access and Effectiveness of
Psychiatric Services for the Elderly; Chair: David Casey, M.D.
CW31. Science in the Clinic: Doing Research as We Care for PatientsAPA Lifers; Chair: Sheila Hafter Gray, M.D.
IW57. Phantoms of the Mind: The Role of Narcissism in Therapist Boundary
CrossingChair: Howard Book, M.D.
IW59. Research With Subjects Who Lack Capacity to Consent: Surrogate
Consent, Acceptable Risk, and Other Clinical and Ethical ChallengesChair: David Strauss, M.D.
IW60. Making the Most of Your Chief Year: Chief Residents' Forum (Part
1)Chair: Oliver Stroeh, M.D., Co-Chair: Shefali Srivastava,
IW61. Malpractice Defense: Winning StrategiesChair: Abe Rychik,
J.D., Co-Chair: Eugene Lowenkopf, M.D.
IW62. SC Partners in Behavioral Health Emergency Services: Achieving
Tomorrow, Today!Chair: Adrienne Coopey, D.O., Co-Chair: Brenda
IW63. How to Launch a Successful Private Practice (Part 2)Chair: William Callahan, M.D.
IW64. Mainstreaming Research Training Into an Adult Residency
ProgramChair: Stephen M. Goldfinger, M.D., Co-Chair: Nina Schooler,
IW65. Psychiatry in the Americas: Update From the World Psychiatric
AssociationChair: Michelle Riba, M.D.
IW66. Responding to the Impact of Suicide on CliniciansChair:
Eric Plakun, M.D.
IW67. Cognitive and Behavioral Techniques to Improve Brief
Pharmacotherapy SessionsChair: Donna M. Sudak, M.D.
IW68. Helping Patients Who Drink Too Much: Using the NIAAA Clinician's
GuideNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism; Chair: Mark
Willenbring, M.D., Co-Chair: Robert Huebner, Ph.D.
MU2. Optimizing the Delivery of Mental Health and Primary Care Services
for Persons Living With HIV/AIDS in a Variety of Community SettingsChair: Francine Cournos, M.D.; Faculty: David E. Cohn, M.D., Saul G.
Perea, M.D., Shane S. Spicer, M.D.
F10. From the Other Side of the Couch: A Psychiatrist's View as a Breast
Cancer SurvivorChair: Ruksana Iftekhar, M.D.
F11. Acculturation-Related Challenges in Mental Health Treatment of
Asian AmericansChair: Meena Ramni, M.D.
F12. New Tools and Trends: Smoking Cessation for People With Mental and
Substance Use DisordersChair: Steve Schroeder, M.D.
L23. Heart DiseaseDean Ornish,M.D., Frontiers of
CW32. Saved by the Internet? Psychiatric Administration and Generation
XAPA Committee on Psychiatric Administration and Management; Chair:
L. Mark Russakoff, M.D.
CW33. Forensic Issues Among HispanicsAPA Committee of Hispanic
Psychiatrists;Chair: Humberto Martinez, M.D., Co-Chair: Andres
CW34. Negotiation Skills for PsychiatristsAPA Central
California Psychiatric Society; Chair: Andreea Seritan, M.D.
IW69. Making the Most of Your Chief Year: Chief Residents' Forum (Part
2)Chair: Oliver Stroe, M.D., Co-Chair: Shefali Srivastava,
IW70. The New Public Psychiatry: Creating a Future Generation of Public
PsychiatristsChair: Eugene Lee, M.D., Co-Chair: Jules Ranz,
IW71. Cross-Cultural Comparisons of System Approaches to Psychiatric
Rehabilitation: Experiences From China and San FranciscoChair: Yifang
IW72. Should HIV Testing Be Routine for Psychiatric Patients in
Inpatient and Outpatient Settings?Chair: Robert Daroff, M.D.
IW73. Psychiatry Training for Primary Care Physicians: An Ongoing
ChallengeChair: Hoyle Leigh, M.D.
IW74. Teen Risk Taking: Translating Neuroscience Into Real-Life
ChoicesChair: Rebecca Hommer, M.D., Co-Chair: William Wood,
IW75. Making Your Presentation More Interactive: The Better Way!Chair: Jon Davine, M.D.
IW76. Psychodynamic Therapy With Self-Destructive BorderlinesChair: Eric Plakun, M.D., Co-Chair: Edward Shapiro, M.A.
IW77. Children of PsychiatristsChair: Michelle Riba, M.D.,
Co-Chair: LeahDickstein, M.D.
IW78. The Physician as Patient: An Interactive WorkshopChair:
Michael Myers, M.D., Co-Chair: Glen Gabbard, M.D.
IW80. Training for All Psychiatric Residents in Doing and Evaluating
Research and Scholarly ActivityChair: Milton Kramer, M.D.
Scientific and Clinical Reports
Session 25. The Settings of Psychiatry: From Telepsychiatry to the
73. Telepsychiatry—New Approach in Treatment of Cross-Cultural
Population: Patient Acceptability Study Davor Mucic, M.D.
74. Videoconferencing for Delivering Group Intervention to Reduce PTSD and
Depression in Women Living in Rural Communities Cheryl Koopman,
75. Gender Difference of Frequent Visitors in the Psychiatric Emergency
Room Chieh-Hsin Lin, M.D.
Session 26. Antipsychotic Medication in Schizophrenia
76. Long-Term Treatment With Asenapine Versus Olanzapine in Subjects With
Predominant, Persistent Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia Nina Schooler,
77. Factors Associated With the Use of Atypical Antipsychotics Among the
Schizophrenia Population: Generational and Disease Severity Effects
Bernard Astruc, M.D.
78. Ethnic Differences in Length of Stay and Choice of Antipsychotic
Medication Among Inpatients Diagnosed With Schizophrenia Karen Bullock,
Session 27. Gambling, Addictions, and Compulsions
79. Pathological Gambling: An Update on Neuropathophysiology and
Pharmacotherapy Pinhas Dannon, M.D.
80. Psychiatric, Behavioral, and Attitudinal Correlates of Avoidant and
Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Pathology in Patients With Binge-Eating
Disorder Daniel Becker, M.D.
81. Problem Video Game Use: Assessment and Association With Dimensions of
Psychopathology Vladan Starcevic, M.D., Ph.D.
S56. The Architectural Essential Building Blocks and Design Elements
Toward a Good-Enough Mental Health System: National and International
PerspectivesAmerican Association of Psychiatric
S57. Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Update on Empirical Evidence
S58. Optimizing Treatment Outcome in Axis I Disorders: Augmentation With
S59. Healing Traumatic Wounds in Post-Genocide Rwanda: Psychiatric
Treatment Aids the Peace Dialogue
S60. Treatment of Alcohol and Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders: What
Do We Know, and Where Do We Go From Here?National Institute on
Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
S61. Under the Bell Jar: The Life, Works, Psychopathology, and Treatment
of Sylvia Plath
S62. Borderline Personality Disorder in Adolescence: What Does It Look
Like and How Is It Treated?
S63. Different Experts Approach a Case of Borderline Personality
DisorderAssociation for Research in Personality Disorders
S64. Bad Versus Mad: The Failure of the Penal System in CaliforniaAPA Council on Global Psychiatry and the APA Council on Children,
Adolescents, and Their Families
S65. Prevention and Treatment of Mental Disorders in Children in
CareAPA Committee on Family Violence and Abuse
S66. Reassessing the Action of Psychiatric Drugs
S67. The Suicidal Patient With Borderline Personality Disorder
S68. Emerging Clinical Applications of Genotype-Guided Psychotropics for
S69. Combating Stigma of Borderline Personality Disorder
S70. Genetic Vulnerabilities for Drug Abuse and Comorbid Mental Health
DisordersNational Institute on Drug Abuse
S71. The Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study:
S72. Matters of the Heart: Depression and Cardiovascular Disease