Fall 2018 - Spring 2019 Psychiatry Grand Rounds Calendar

Grand Rounds are held Thursdays from 11:00am – 12:00pm.

Note that the room location may vary by week.

SEPTEMBER

Sept. 13 Departmental Town Hall
Charles R. Marmar, MD

Lucius N. Littauer Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry
NYU Langone Health
Smilow Seminar Room
Sept. 20 Departmental Anti-Harassment Training
Smilow Seminar Room
Sept. 27 When Psychiatry and Neurology Collide
Scott E. Hirsch, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Alumni Hall B

OCTOBER

Oct. 4 Suicide Prevention in the Healthcare Systems: A VA Example
Adam Wolkin, MD
Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health
VA New York Harbor Healthcare System
Associate Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Oct. 11 The Addiction Solution
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD
Chief Medical Officer
New York State Office of Mental Health
Adjunct Professor, Columbia/Mailman School of Public Health
Smilow Seminar Room
Oct. 18 Body Dysmorphic Disorder: Clinical Features, Assessment Neurobiology and Treatment
Katharine Phillips, MD  
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College
Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Smilow Seminar Room
Oct. 25 Mobile Mental Health Meets Clinical Psychiatry: Current Progress in Digital Psychiatry
John Torous, MD
Director, Digital Psychiatry Division, Department of Psychiatry
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Smilow Seminar Room

NOVEMBER

Nov. 1 Guarding Against Conflicts of Interest
Speaker TBD
Smilow Seminar Room
Nov. 8 Joel Braslow, MD, PhD
Frances M. O’Malley Endowed Chair in Neuroscience History
Professor, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
Professor, History
Smilow Seminar Room
Nov. 15 Constantine G. Lyketsos, MD, MHS
Interim Chair of Psychiatry
Elizabeth Plank Althouse Professor for Alzheimer's Research
The John’s Hopkins Medical School
Smilow Seminar Room
Nov. 22 NO Rounds - Thanksgiving
Nov. 29 Is Atypical Depression A Real Entity: Or, How Could You Tell?
Jonathan Stewart, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Columbia University
Smilow Seminar Room

DECEMBER

Dec. 6 Jonathan A Javitch, MD, PhD    
Lieber Professor of Experimental Therapeutics in Psychiatry
Professor of Pharmacology, Center for Molecular Recognition
Professor of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Smilow Seminar Room
Dec. 13 Suicide in the Elderly
Meera Balasubramaniam, MD    
Lieber Professor of Experimental Therapeutics in Psychiatry
Professor of Pharmacology, Center for Molecular Recognition
Professor of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Smilow Seminar Room
Dec. 20 Stigma in High-Risk Psychosis Population
Lawrence Yang, MD    
Associate Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences
New York University
Smilow Seminar Room
Dec. 27 NO Rounds – winter holidays

JANUARY

Jan 3 NO Grand Rounds – winter holidays
Jan 10 Departmental Town Hall
Smilow Seminar Room
 
Jan 17 Distinguished Visiting Professor Lecture in conjunction with the Child Study Center
Suicide Contagion and the Media: Basic Principles and a Case Study
Victor Schwartz, MD
Chief Medical Officer, The JED Foundation
Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Jan 24 NIDA’s Clinical Trials Network and the US Opioid Crisis
John Rotrosen, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Jan 31 The Future of Psychiatric Hospitals: Connecting Treatment, Outcome, Neuroscience and
the Continuum of Care

Andrew J. Gerber, MD, PhD
President and Medical Director
Silver Hill Hospital
Smilow Seminar Room

FEBRUARY

Feb 7 Projective Hypnosis Techniques in the Treatment of Trauma
Eva Szigethy, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry, Medicine and Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Feb 14 Brain Waste Removal: An Indicator of Brain Health
Mony de Leon, EdD
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Director, Center for Brain Health in the Development of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Feb 21 Residents Grand Rounds
Smilow Seminar Room
Feb 28 Autonomy and Involuntary Treatment: The Case of Addiction
Arthur Caplan, PhD, Drs. WIlliam F. and Virginia Connolly Mitty Professor of Bioethics
Director, Division of Medical Ethics
Department of Population Health
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room

MARCH

Mar 7 Suzanne N. Haber, PhD  
Professor, Departments of Neuroscience and Pharmacology & Physiology
University of Rochester Medical Center
Smilow Seminar Room
Mar 14 Binge Eating Disorder: Diagnosis, Etiology and Treatment
Allan Kaplan, MSc, MD
Senior Clinician/Scientist, Center for Addiction and Mental Health
Vice Dean, Graduate and Academic Affairs
Professor of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine
University of Toronto
Smilow Seminar Room
Mar 21 Advances in the Biology and Treatment of OCD
Blair Simpson, MD, PhD
Vice Chair for Research and Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University
Director, Research Area for Anxiety, Mood, Eating and Related Disorders
Director, Center for OCD and Related Disorders
New York State Psychiatric Institute
Smilow Seminar Room
Mar 28 Gail Erlick Robinson, MD,  FRCPC, CM, O.Ont
Professor of Psychiatry and Obstetrics/Gynaecology
University of Toronto
Women’s Mood and Anxiety Program: Reproductive Transitions
Department of Psychiatry
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Smilow Seminar Room

APRIL

April 4 Jonathan D. Brodie Lecture
Stephen V. Faraone, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Professor of Neuroscience Graduate Program and of Neuroscience and Physiology
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Smilow Seminar Room
April 11 Residents Grand Rounds
Smilow Seminar Room
April 18 Joshua Gordon, MD, PhD
Director, National Institute of Mental Health
Smilow Seminar Room
April 25 Ricardo Osorio, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room

MAY

May 2 Cocaine Use Disorders: A Persistent Problem in Need of New Therapeutic options
Frances R. Levin, MD
Kennedy-Leavy Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Columbia University
Chief, Division on Substance Use and Director, Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Smilow Seminar Room
May 9 Eric J. Simon in Basic and Translational Neuroscience
Opioid Receptors and Brain Function

Brigitte Kieffer, PhD
Scientific Director at the Douglas Mental Health University Institute
Professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Chair, Monique H. Bourgeois in Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Faculty of Medicine of McGill University
Canada Research Chair in Neurobiology of Addiction and Mood Disorders
Smilow Seminar Room
May 16 Menas Gregory Lecture Grand Rounds
Matthew A. Menza, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Smilow Seminar Room
May 23 NO Rounds - APA
May 30 Departmental Town Hall
Smilow Seminar Room

JUNE

June 6 Marvin Stern Lecture Grand Rounds    
Medical Treatment Over Objection: The Intersection of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, Medical Ethics and Law

Rachel Caravella, MD
Assisant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Clinical Updates Summer Lecture Series
June 13 Updates on Neuroinflammatory Disease in Mood Disorder
Dan Iosifescu, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Director of Clinical Research
Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
Smilow Seminar Room
June 20 Updates on ECT
Patrick Ying, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Director, ECT Program
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
June 27 Updates on the Neuropsychological Assessment of Concussion
William Barr, PhD
Associate Professor, Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry
Director of Neuropsychology
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room

JULY

July 4 NO Lecture
July 11 TBD
Richard Gallagher, PhD
Associate Professor, Departments of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
 
July 18 Updates on Anxiety
Naomi Simon, MD
Professor and Vice Chair for Research Faculty Development and Mentorship
Director, Anxiety and Complicated Grief Disorders
Department of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
July 25 Updates on PTSD
J. David Stiffler, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Medical Director, Steven and Alexandra Cohen Military Family Clinic
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room