Fall 2019 - Spring 2020 Psychiatry Grand Rounds Calendar

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

Note that the room location may vary by week.


Sept. 12

Departmental Town Hall
A 10-Year Perspective: Updates on Accomplishments and Building a Great Culture in the Department
Charles R. Marmar, MD
Lucius N. Littauer Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry
NYU Langone Health
Smilow Seminar Room

Sept. 19 Experimental Approaches to the Treatment of Schizophrenia
Donald C. Goff, MD     
Marvin Stern Professor and Vice Chair for Research
Department of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Sept. 26 Fear Extinction: From Neural Mechanisms to Clinical Application
Mohammed R. Milad, PhD
Research Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Director, Behavioral Neuroscience Program
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar RoomB


Oct. 3 Alternatives to Incarceration for the Severely Mentally Ill
Jeremy Colley, MD
Associate Chief, Department of Psychiatry
Director, Division of Forensic Psychiatry
Bellevue Hospital Center
Associate Clinical Professor
Program Director, Fellowship in Forensic Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Oct. 10 René S. Kahn, MD, PhD
Esther and Joseph Klingenstein Professor and System Chair
Department of Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai
Smilow Seminar Room
Oct. 17 Mental and Managed Care: Where We Have Been and Where We are Going
Martin Rosenzweig, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Optum Behavioral
Smilow Seminar Room
Oct. 24 Jonathan D. Brodie Lecture Grand Rounds
Amit Etkin, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Member, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Stanford University
Smilow Seminar Room
Oct. 31 Sex Differences in the Brain and Heart: Implications for Psychiatry
Jill Goldstein, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Executive Director, Women, Heart and Brain Global Initiative
Senior Scientist, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Department of Medicine, Division of
Women’s Health
Smilow Seminar Room


Nov. 7 Measuring Behavioral Health Treatment Quality and Performance: When and Why Does
it Matter?

Tom Smith, MD
New York State Director for Mental Health
Smilow Seminar Room
Nov. 14 Perinatal Mood Disorders
Marlene P. Freeman, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Abra Prentice Foundation Chair in Women’s Mental Health
Massachusetts General Hospital
Smilow Seminar Room
Nov. 21 Distinguished Visiting Professor Lecture in conjunction with the Child Study Center
Scott H. Kollins, PhD  (ADHD and Smoking)
Professor and Director, Duke ADHD Program
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Professor, Department of Psychology & Neuroscience
Duke University
Smilow Seminar Room
Nov. 28 NO Rounds - Thanksgiving


Dec. 5 Anthony L. Rostain, MD, MA (college student mental health)
Professor, Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine
Co-Director, Adult ADHD Treatment and Research Program
Medical Director, Adult Neurodevelopmental Disorders Section
University of Pennsylvania
Smilow Seminar Room
Dec. 12 Christian Lüscher, MD
Professor, Department of Basic Neurosciences
University of Geneva
Smilow Seminar Room
Dec. 19 The Preclinical Phase of Alzheimer’s Disease: Multimodal Biomarker Studies in the
General Population and in Down Syndrome

Juan Fortea, MD, PhD
Consultor, Neurology Department
Hospital of Sant Pau, Barcelona
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
NYU School of Medicine
Smilow Seminar Room
Dec. 26 NO Rounds – winter holidays