Grand Rounds Schedule: Fall 2019

Location: GWU Hospital Auditorium

Time: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Date Speaker Title

Sept.19th

Cynthia Stevens, M.D.
Emeritus Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences
George Washington University Medical Center

"Trusting the Process: The Transition to Mid-Phase Psychotherapy"

Sept. 26th

James L. Griffith, M.D.
Leon M. Yochelson Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences
George Washington University Medical Center

“Managing Attrition Stress-When Waiting, Uncertainty, and Ambiguity Are Chronic”

Oct. 3rd

Cristi Hegranes, CEO
Global Press Institute

"The Future of International Journalism: Local Women, Exceptional Stories, Global Audiences"

Oct. 10th

Brandon Kohrts, M.D.
Charles and Sonia Akman Professor of Global Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences
George Washington University Medical Center

"World Mental Health Day: Strategies for Improving Care Delivered by Non-Specialist Providers"

Oct. 17th

Daniel Lieberman, M.D.
Professor & Vice Chair Clinical Affairs
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
George Washington University Medical Center

“Trauma and Substance Abuse: Untangling the knot”

Oct. 24th

Lorenzo Norris, M.D.
Associate Professor & Assistant Dean of Student Affairs
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Hospital Morbidity and Mortality Case Conference – CLOSED SESSION

Oct. 31st

Elspeth Ritchie, M.D.
Chair Department of Psychiatry
Medstar Washington Hospital Center

"8 Text Books in 8 Years; How I got there and how you can too"

Nov. 7th

Michael Morse, M.D., M.P.A
Assistant Professor
Georgetown University School of Medicine

"Building a New Palestinian Psychiatry Residency amidst Uncertainty of the Middle East"

Nov. 14th

Richard Merkel, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
University of Virginia School of Medicine

"26 th Annual Seymour Perlin, M.D. Lecture on Suicidology Suicide and the “Diseases of Despair” in Appalachia"

Nov. 21st

Allen Dyer, M.D.
Professor & Vice Chair for Education
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences George Washington University Medical Center

“Global Mental Health: Ethical Principles and Best Practices: The Making of the Textbook”

Nov. 28th

NO GRAND ROUNDS – THANKSGIVING

 

Dec. 5th

Mohammed Al-Uzri, M.D
Professor of Psychiatry & Associate Medical Director
Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

Allen Dyer, M.D.
Professor & Vice Chair for Education
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
George Washington University Medical Center

"Reconstructing Post Conflict Iraq: Focus on Mental Health"

Dec. 12th

Charles Samenow, M.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
George Washington University Medical Center

Jeffrey Steiger
Visiting Scholar and Adjunct Clinical Instructor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
George Washington University Medical Center

“Mistreatment Vignettes” A Theatrical Approach to Changing Out Culture”

Dec. 19th

Lisa Catapano, M.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
George Washington University Medical Center

"The National Curriculum in Reproductive Psychiatry"

Dec. 26th (Christmas Eve)

NO GRAND ROUNDS – HAPPY HOLIDAYS

 

ACCREDITATION

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing education for physicians. The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this continuing medical education activity for 1.5 credit hour in Category 1 of the Physicians' Recognition Award of the American Medical Association. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

CME certificates will not be issued on an activity-by-activity basis. However, a transcript of CME credits earned through GW grand rounds may be requested from the Office of Continuing Education in the Health Professions by calling 202-994-4285.