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McLean Hospital, Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education Presents…

Grand Rounds 2009-2010 Lecture Series: Fall Schedule

Thursdays (unless otherwise indicated) from Noon-1pm in PIERCE HALL at McLean Hospital

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Grand Rounds Schedule



SEPTEMBER 10                    McLean Forum
The State of College Mental Health: What Do We Know? How Do We Know It?
Paul J. Barreira, M.D.
Director, Behavioral Health and Academic Counseling Harvard University Health Services Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


SEPTEMBER 17                   Visiting Scholar Series
Conflict of Interest Policies
Mary Mitchell, B.A.
Director of Research Compliance, Partners Compliance and Business Integrity
Gretchen Brodnicki, J.D.
Dean for Faculty and Research Integrity, Harvard Medical School Christopher Clark, Esq.
Legal Counsel, P.H.S. Office of General Counsel
Laura Marhoefer Gamel, J.D.
Outside Activities Manager, Partners Compliance and Business Integrity
Elizabeth L. Hohmann, M.D.
Chair and Physician Director, Partners Human Research Committees (IRBs), Brigham and Women's Hospital and M.G.H.

Schwartz Center Rounds
Open to employees only
Must show McLean ID to attend


OCTOBER 1                    Priscilla Aikenhead Lecture
The Power of Family Connections in the Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder
Maureen Smith, L.I.C.S.W.
Director, Family Services for The Borderline Center, McLean Hospital

OCTOBER 8                    McLean Forum
ADHD: Clinical Aspects of Medication Management
Thomas Weigel, MD
McLean Hospital

OCTOBER 15                  NO GRAND ROUNDS

Schwartz Center Rounds
Open to employees only
Must show McLean ID to attend

OCTOBER 28                  The Stanton Lecture
Outcome Research in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy for Panic Disorder
Barbara L. Milrod, M.D.
Attending Psychiatrist, New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College


NOVEMBER 5               McLean Forum
Psychiatry and the Lonely American
Richard Schwartz, M.D.
Psychiatrist and Senior Consultant in Residency Training, McLean Hospital
Associate Clinical Professors, Harvard Medical School
Jacqueline Olds, M.D. C
onsultant in Psychiatry, MGH Clinical Associate in Psychiatry, McLean Hospital
Associate Clinical Professors, Harvard Medical School

Schwartz Center Rounds
Open to employees only
Must show McLean ID to attend

NOVEMBER 19               Visiting Scholar Series
Depression, Insomnia and Hot Flashes: Causes and Treatment Strategies for Common Menopausal Symptoms
Hadine Joffe, M.D, M.Sc. Director of Research, Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry Clinical Research Program, Massachusetts General Hospital

NOVEMBER 26                 NO GRAND ROUNDS
                                           HAPPY THANKSGIVING


CONTINUING EDUCATION: (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 meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 1 contact hour of nursing continuing education credit. Advance practice nurses, please not: educational activities which meet the requirements of the ACCME (such as this activity) count towards 50% of the nursing requirements to ANCC 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 40058.
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.