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McLean Hospital, Department of Postgraduate and Continuing Education Presents…

Grand Rounds 2010-2011 Lecture Series: Fall Schedule

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

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Grand Rounds Schedule



Grand Rounds rescheduled for Friday, September 10th in observance of Rosh Hashanah
SEPTEMBER 10                   Visiting Scholar Series
Anticipating the Worst: Anxiety Disorders in the Brain
Jack B. Nitschke, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of

SEPTEMBER 16                    McLean Forum
Psychiatry 2.0: Establishing Internet Boundaries in the Age of
Googling, Friending, and Tweeting

David H. Brendel, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair, Institutional Review Board (IRB), Associate Medical Director,
The Pavilion, McLean Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Benjamin C. Silverman, M.D.
Fellow in Addiction Psychiatry, Partners Healthcare System
Clinical Fellow in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


SEPTEMBER 23                   Schwartz Center Rounds
Open to McLean Clinicians Only
Must show McLean ID to attend

SEPTEMBER 24                  Quality of Care Series
In Her Wake: A Child Psychiatrist Explores the Mystery of Her Mother's Suicide
Nancy Rappaport, M.D.
Director, School Programs, Cambridge Health Alliance
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


OCTOBER 7                    No Grand Rounds

OCTOBER 14                    No Grand Rounds

OCTOBER 21                  Priscilla Aikenhead Lecture
Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration: From the committee to the

Margaret Knight, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC
Clinical Specialist/Nursing Research Consultant, McLean Hospital
Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing University of
Massachusetts Lowell
Judy Faberman LICSW
Director, Partial Hospital and Residential Treatment Program
Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, McLean Hospital
Adjunct Faculty at Simmons College.
Instructor at University of Massachusetts, Boston.

OCTOBER 28                  The Stanton Lecture
The Role of the Asylum in the 21st Century
Robert Michels, M.D.
Walsh McDermott University Professor of Medicine, Cornell University
University Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University


NOVEMBER 4               Crossroads in Pyschiatry Series
Toward Objective Characterizations of Depressive Phenotypes:
A Clinical Neuroscience Approach

Diego Pizzagalli, Ph.D.
Director, Center For Depression, Anxiety and Stress Research
Director, Neuroimaging Center, McLean Hospital
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
James Hudson, M.D.
Director, Psychiatric Epidemiology Research Program and Director,
Biological Psychiatry Laboratory, McLean Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

NOVEMBER 11               No Grand Rounds
                                           VETERANS DAY

NOVEMBER 18                 McLean Forum
Soldier Resilience: From the War Zone to the Living Room
John Rodolico, Ph.D.
Director, Adolescent Addictions Training
Director, Military and Veteran Consultation, McLean Hospital
Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychology in the Department of
Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

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 carries 1 contact hour. McLean Hospital is approved as a provider of continuing education to 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 50036.
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.