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McLean Hospital, Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education Presents…

Grand Rounds 2007-2008 Lecture Series: Fall Schedule

Thursdays from Noon-1pm in the de Marneffe building, room #132 (unless otherwise noted) on the McLean Hospital Campus

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SEPTEMBER 6                    PIERCE HALL
Translational Research in Psychiatry: The Example of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Scott L. Rauch, M.D.
President and Psychiatrist in Chief, McLean Hospital
Chief, Partners Psychiatry and Mental Health
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


College Mental Health 2007: Challenges and Opportunities
Richard Kadison, M.D.
Chief, Mental Health Services at Harvard University Health Services

Are Patients Enrolled in Clinical Trials Representative of Patients in Clinical Practice?
Franca Centorrino, M.D.
Director of Schizophrenia and Bipolar Outpatient Clinic, McLean
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


Mental Health Services Program for Youth: Using an Ecological Treatment Model to Drive System Change
Katherine E. Grimes, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Inositol Deficiency Diet in the Treatment of Bipolar Disorder and the Behavior of Inositol Related Knockout Mice
Robert H. Belmaker, M.D.
Hoffer-Vickar Professor of Psychiatry, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Collegium Internationale Neuro-Psychopharmacologium, President-Elect

OCTOBER 18                NO GRAND ROUNDS
                             RESCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 3, 2008
McLean Harvard First Episode Project
Mauricio Tohen, M.D., Dr.P.H., M.B.A.
Distinguished Lilly Scholar for Neuroscience, Lilly Research Laboratories
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School

OCTOBER 25                  PIERCE HALL
                    Priscilla Aikenhead Lecture
Speaking the Unspeakable: The Power of Shame
Linda Sanford, M.S.W.
Assistant Professor, Simmons College

OCTOBER 31                  PIERCE HALL
(WEDNESDAY)         The Stanton Lecture
Serial Sexual Homicide: Personality Factors and Motivating Forces
Michael H. Stone, M.D.
Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons
Attending Psychiatrist, MidHudson Forensic Psychiatric Hospital, retired


Healing Forces of Apology In Medicine and other Human Activities
Aaron Lazare, M.D.
Celia and Isaac Haidak Distinguished Professor of Medical Education
Professor of Psychiatry, Chancellor and Dean Emeritus, University of Massachusetts Medical School

How the Average Results of Clinical Trials Can Mislead Doctors Taking Care of Individual Patients
David Kent, M.D., M.S.
Associate Professor of Medicine, Institute of Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts-New England Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine
Associate Professor of Clinical Research, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, Tufts University
Associate Director, Clinical Research Program, Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, Tufts University


NOVEMBER 28                 PIERCE HALL
(WEDNESDAY)  The Frederick Corneel Lecture
Advances in Behavioral Treatment for PTSD: from Virtual Reality to Pharmacologic Augmentation
Barbara O. Rothbaum, Ph.D., A.B.P.P.
Director, Trauma and Anxiety Recovery Program,
Professor in Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine

NOVEMBER 29              
The Emotional Dimension of Conflict: A Practical Framework for the Therapist, the Patient, and the Peace Negotiator
Daniel L. Shapiro, Ph.D.
Director, Harvard International Negotiation Initiative (INI)
Associate Director, Harvard Negotiation Project at Harvard Law School

Assistant Professor in Psychology, Harvard Medical School/McLean Hospital
Lecturer on Law, Harvard Law School

ACCREDITATIONS: (If NOT a McLean Hospital Employee $20.00 per certificate)

Physicians: McLean Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  McLean Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
Psychologists: McLean Hospital is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  McLean Hospital maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Participants meeting requirements will receive 1 CE credit
Nurses: This program carries 1.2 contact hours. McLean Hospital is approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing by the Rhode Island state nurses association, which is accredited as an approver of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses’ Credentialing center’s commission on accreditation.
Social Workers: This program has been approved for 1 Continuing Education hour for relicensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons College School of Social Work Authorization number is D 38017. 
NBCC:  McLean Hospital is an NBCC Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP™) and may offer NBCC approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program. Each session in this series is accredited for 1 clock hour of CE credit or .1 CEU.
Educational objectives: Grand Rounds will educate mental health professionals on a variety of topics with a focus on psychiatric and psychological treatments and diagnoses.
Grand Rounds Is Supported In Part By A Grant-In-Aid From Ortho-McNeil Janssen