Grand Rounds Schedule: Fall 2017

 

Location: GWU Hospital Auditorium

Time: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Sept. 28th

Nagendra Luitel
Research Manager/Head of Research 
Transcultural Psychosocial Organization

Integration of Mental Health Services into Primary Health Care Settings in Nepal: Results from PIME Studies.

Oct. 5th

Allen Dyer, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Narcissism and Narcissistic Rage: Ahab on the Couch.

Oct. 12th

Zeina Saliba, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

M&M

Oct. 19th

Suzan Song, M.D., MPH, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Intent Versus Impact: Considerations for Global Mental Health.

Oct. 26th 

Lorenzo Norris, M.D.
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
School of Medcine and Health Sciences
The George Washington University

The Relationship between Substance Abuse and Suicide: What We Know.

Nov. 2nd

James Griffith, M.D.
Leon M. Yochelson Professor and Chair
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University
 

2017 APA Oskar Pfister Award Lecture- Hope Modules: Brief Psychotherapeutic Interventions to Counter Dispair from Chronic Adversities.

Nov. 9th

Betsy Smith, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Child Development Lab
University of Maryland

Neuroimaging of Social Brain Development in Infants and Young Children and Applications to Translational Autism Research.

Nov. 16th

Katalin Roth, M.D., J.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director
Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Care

Physician Aid in Dying-A New Statute.

Nov. 23rd

No Grand Rounds (Thanksgiving)

No Grand Rounds (Thanksgiving)

Nov. 30th

Saul Levin, M.D.
CEO & Medical Director
American Psychiatric Association

Training Now for the Psychiatry of the Future: Alongside the Politics of Today.

Dec. 7th
24th Annual Perlin Endowment Lecture

Christine Moutier, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
Amercian Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Physician Mental Health: Preventing Suicide and Building Resilience.

Dec. 14th

Ranna Parekh, M.D., M.P.H.
Deputy Medical Director
Director, Division of Diversity and Health Equity
American Psychiatric Association

Central Appalachia: A Mental Health Disparities Program.

Dec. 21st

Vincenzo Di Nicola, M.D.,Ph.D.
Clinical Professor
The George Washington  University
Professor of Psychiatry
University of Montreal

The Global South: Promoting Global Mental Health from Port-au-Prince to Porto Alegre

Dec.28th

No Grand Rounds (Christmas)

No Grand Rounds (Christmas)

Jan. 4th

Cancelled, to be Re-Scheduled

Kevin Pelphrey, Ph.D.
Carbonell Family Professor, and
Director of the Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute
The George Washington University

and

James Griffith, M.D.
Leon M. Yochelson Professor and Chair
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Violence Motivated by Cultural Identity: How Social Neuroscience Can Contribute to Strategies for Intervention

Jan. 11th

Alexis Lighten, M.D.
PGY-II
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Faith Kelly, M.D.
Director
Mood Disorders Clinic
Children's National Medical Center

The Intersection of Religion and Mental Health in the African American Christian Community

Jan. 18th

Jimmy Chen, M.D.
PGY-II
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Marijane Hynes, M.D
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Medicine
 

The Relationship Between Depression and Obesity

Jan. 25th

Gowri Ramachandran, M.D.
PGY-II
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Kahlil Johnson, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Violence in Forensic Hospitals: Links to Childhood Violence.

Feb. 1st

Brenna Rosenberg Emery, M.D.
PGY-II
Dept. of Psychaitry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Dominic Chiapperino, Ph.D.
Acting Director
Office of the Center Director
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research
Food and Drug Administration

Synthetic Cannabinoids: Finding the Secret 'Spice'

Feb. 8th

Sara Teichholtz, M.D.
PGY-II
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Baiju Gandhi, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Track II Diplomacy in Israel/Palestine: Societal Trauma and its Implications on Conflict Resolution

Feb. 15th

Amin Memon, M.D.
PGY-II
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Yavar Moghimi, M.D.
Staff Psychiatrist
Whittman-Walker Health

The Opioid Crisis: Understanding the Epidemic

Feb. 22nd

Kelly King, M.D.
PGY-II
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant Thomas Wise, M.D.
Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University
 

The Age of Personalized Psychiatry? Pharmacogenetics in Antidepressant Therapy

 

Mar. 1st

Laura Doggett
 

“Another Kind of Girl Collective”
In 7 short films, Syrian girls in the Za’atari Refugee Camp in Jordan
Express Their Inner Worlds and Document their
Everyday Lives—  How It Looks, Feels, and
Sounds from the Ground, at the Heart of their World

 

Mar. 8th

Vanessa Torres-Llenza, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Puerto Rico, from Sociopolitical Backgrounds to Community Engagment Programs: Lessons Learned by the Diaspora.

Mar. 15th

Lorenzo Norris, M.D.
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
The George Washington University

M&M

Mar. 22nd

Kelso Cratsely, Ph.D.
Department of Philosophy
The George Washington University

Global Mental Health Policy, Sustainable Development, and Human Rights

Mar. 29th

Kevin Pelphrey, Ph.D.
Carbonell Family Professor and
Director of the Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute
The George Washington University

James Griffith, M.D.
Leon M. Yochelson Professor and Chair
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Violence Motivated by Cultural Identity: How Social Neuroscience can Contribute to Strategies for Intervention.

Apr. 5th

Jacqueline Posada, M.D.
PGY-III
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: David Jospeh, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University.

Case Conference

Apr. 12th

Janice Yuen, M.D.
PGY-III
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Lisa Catapano, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University 

Case Conference

Apr. 19th

Caroline Roberts, M.D.
PGY-III
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Brandon Kohrt, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Case Conference

Apr. 26th

Eric Liao
Assistant Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

M&M

May 3rd

Kaitlin Slaven, M.D.
PGY-III
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Daniel Lieberman, M.D.
Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Case Conference

May 10th

Patricia Ortiz, M.D.
PGY-III
Dept. of Psychiary and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: James Griffith, M.D.
Leon M. Yochelson Professor and Chair
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University.

Case Conference

May 17th

Anthony Lamantia, Ph.D.
Lieberman Professor of Neuroscience
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Director, The George Washington Insititue of Neuroscience

Breaking and fixing cortical circuits for cognition: development, pathology, and therapeutic approaches.

May 24th

Margaret Valverde, M.D.
PGY-III
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Discussant: Richard Fritsch, Ph.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University.

Case Conference

May 31st

Sauharda Rai
Research Assistant to Dr. Brandon Kohrt

Anvita Bhardwaj
Research Assistant to Dr. Brandon Kohrt

Innovations in Global Mental Health

Jun. 7th

15th Annual Jerry M. Wiener Endowment Lecture.

Thomas Wise, M.D
Professor
Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The George Washington University

Consultation Liaison Psychiatry: The Future by Reviewing the Past.

Jun. 14th

37th Annual Daniel S. Prager M.D. Endowment Lecture

Robert Feinstein, M.D.
Associate Chair of Education
Professor
Department of Psychiatry
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School

9 Questions about Common Factors and Psychotherapy Outcomes.

Jun. 21st

Raya Elfadel Kheirbek, M.D., MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Principal Investigator, Veteran Centenarian Research

Aging Well in a Graying Nation: Insights from the International Consortium on Centenarian Studies.

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.