UCSF faculty, trainees, and fellows to take part in the 172nd APA Annual Meeting

By Nicholas Roznovsky
 

San Francisco

This year's American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting will be held in San Francisco.

The 172nd Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) will be held Saturday, May 18–Wednesday, May 22, 2018 at the George R. Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. In addition to the regular schedule of academic and scientific presentations, this year's conference will also feature unique programming exploring the history of psychiatry and the APA as the organization marks its 175th anniversary.

Numerous current and former UCSF Psychiatry faculty members and trainees will be in attendance, including the following current UCSF faculty, trainees, and emeritus faculty scheduled to contribute at one or more sessions:

Saturday, May 18

  • Kristen Berendzen, MD, PhD; Latoya Comer Frolov, MD, MPH (co-chair); Caitlin E. Hasser, MD (co-chair), Christina V. Mangurian, MD, MAS - General Session: Gender Bias in Academic Psychiatry in the Era of the #MeToo Movement (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 308, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Steven R. Chan, MD, MBA - General Session: Advanced Telepsychiatry Case Dilemmas Roundtable: Navigating Common and Complex Challenges in Clinical Telepsychiatry (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 152, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Robin J. Cooper, MD - General Session: Climate Psychiatry 101: What Every Psychiatrist Should Know (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 307, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Albert C. Gaw, MD - Special Session: MindGames: 175th Anniversary Edition (1:00–2:00 p.m., Room 21, Exhibition Level, Moscone North)
  • Robert L. Hendren, DO - APA Publishing Session: Autism Spectrum Disorder: Essentials of Cutting-Edge and Evidence-Based Treatments (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 157, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Victor I. Reus, MD (mentor); Susan M. Voglmaier, MD, PhD (mentor) - Workshop: Research Colloquium for Junior Investigators (open only to selected participants)
  • Matthew W. State, MD, PhD - Presidential Session: American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Update on Childhood Psychiatric Disorders (1:00–4:00 p.m., Room 301, Third Level, Moscone South)
     

Sunday, May 19

  • Bibhav Acharya, MD (chair) - General Session: The Power of Technology to Enhance Collaborative Care Programs: Addressing Implementation Challenges (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 201, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Anton Nigusse Bland, MD - Learning Lab: Co-Responder Crisis Response Model: Crisis Assessment, Intervention, and Field Tactics (9:00 a.m.–noon, Room 23, Exhibition Level, Moscone North)
  • Luke W. Carson, MD, MPH - General Session: American Psychiatric Association Medical Student Elective in HIV Psychiatry: Recruitment, Membership, and Clinical Experience (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 302, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Steven R. Chan, MD, MBA - General Session: The Impact of Technology Change on Human Behavior (and How to Evaluate It in Clinical Practice) (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 157, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Divya Chhabra, MD (chair); Caitlin R. Costello, MD - General Session: Latino Undocumented Children and Families: Crisis at the Border and Beyond (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 204, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Robin J. Cooper, MD - General Session: What Should the APA Do About Climate Change? (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 204, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Caitlin R. Costello, MD - General Session: The Multiple Faces of Deportation: Being a Solution to the Challenges Faced by Asylum Seekers, Mixed Status Families, and Dreamers (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 308, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Caitlin R. Costello, MD; Paul M. Elizondo, DO (chair) - General Session: Youth Online Presence: The Clinician's Approach to Educating Patients About Risks and the Law (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 306, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Latoya Comer Frolov, MD, MPH (co-chair); Amanda R. Wallace, MD (co-chair); Haining Yu, MD, MPH - General Session: Intersectionality 2.0: How the Film "Moonlight" Can Teach Us About Inclusion and Therapeutic Alliance in Minority LGBTQ Populations (1:00–2:30 p.m.; Room 313, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Albert C. Gaw, MD; Chuan-Mei Lee, MD, MA - Presidential Session: Asian-American Mental Health Treatment and Engagement: An Update on Challenges and Opportunities (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 20, Exhibition Level, Moscone North)
  • Bryan H. King, MD, MBA - General Session: Advocacy and Practice Recommendations for Navigating Systems of Care for Youth Adults and Families Impacted by Autism Spectrum Disorder (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 303, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Daniel Le Grange, PhD - Course: Eating Disorders for the General Psychiatrist (1:00–5:00 p.m., Room 10, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Christina V. Mangurian, MD, MAS - General Session: Collaborative Case for Serious Comorbid Medical and Psychiatric Illness: Lessons on Integration From the HIV Epidemic (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 314, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Christina V. Mangurian, MD, MAS - General Session: Reducing Health Care Disparities Through Careers in Public Service: Lessons From Three Educational Tracks in Public/Community Psychiatry (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 201, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Victor I. Reus, MD - General Session: New Guideline Recommendations for Strengthening Psychiatric Practice (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 160, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Alexander P. Schrobenhauser-Clonan, MD, MSc (chair) - General Session: Sustainable Psychiatry: Solutions for Healthier Minds, Stronger Systems, and Lower Emissions (10:00–11:30 a.m, Room 202, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Vikaas S. Sohal, MD, PhD - General Session: Communicating Through Brains: Measuring and Modulating Brain Network Communication for Diagnosis and Treatment (10:00–11:30 a.m., Rooms 310/311, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Marina Tolou-Shams, PhD - General Session: Applying Emerging Digital Health Technologies to Address Equity, Mental Health, and Substance Use Disparities for Vulnerable Adolescent Populations (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 157, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
     

Monday, May 20

  • Kate Benham, MD - Poster: Long-Acting Paliperidone-Induced Severe Hypothermia in an Elderly Patient (2:00–4:00 p.m., Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Richard A. Bermudes, MD (co-director); Ryan Vidrine, MD - Master Course: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: Clinical Applications for Psychiatric Practice (8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Room 9, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Renée L. Binder, MD - Presidential Session: Woman and Psychiatry: Past, Present, and Future (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 20, Exhibition Level, Moscone North)
  • Eric Chan, MD - Poster: Assessing Need for a Medical Legal Partnership in an Urban Intensive Care Management Clinic (10:00 a.m.–noon, Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Eric Chan, MD; Vivek Datta, MD, MPH - General Session: Taking the Wheel: Psychiatrists' Role in Patient Driving (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 206, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Steven R. Chan, MD, MBA - General Session: Computer-Assisted Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Mobile Apps for Depression (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 157, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • James W. Dilley, MD - Poster: Post-Training Support for an Evidence-Based HIV Prevention Intervention: Usability of Web-Based Support for Personalized Cognitive Counseling (10:00 a.m.–noon, Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • David Grunwald, MD - Poster: Examining the Referral Process for a Vocational Training Program for Youth With Mental Health Needs (10:00 a.m.–noon, Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Selena Chan, DOJessica R. Holliday, MD, MPH; Sudha Prathikanti, MD (chair); Christina Toutoungi, MD - General Session: Holistic Approaches for Treating PTSD (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 156, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Alison Hwong, MD, PhD (chair); Christina V. Mangurian, MD, MAS; Alissa Peterson, MD - General Session: Peripartum, Gynecologic, and Primary Care for Women With Serious Mental Illness: New Initiatives and Challenges (1:00–2:30 p.m., Rooms 201/209, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Hoyle Leigh, MD - Poster: Global Psychosomatic Medicine and Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry: Different? Accepted? Certified? (10:00 a.m.–noon, Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Robert Mendenhall, MD - Poster: "You Guys Can Help Other Families, but Mine's Different": Clinician and Family Factors Associated With Engagement in Wraparound Services (10:00 a.m.–noon, Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Alexander P. Schrobenhauser-Clonan, MD, MSc - General Session: The Healing Charms, Tricks, and Secrets of Nature: An Opportunity for Mental Health Professionals to See What We Have Been Missing (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 206, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Martha Shumway, PhD - Poster: Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Use of Acute Psychiatric Services in Large California Counties (10:00 a.m.–noon, Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Adnan Syed, MD, MS - Poster: Long-Acting Paliperidone-Induced Severe Hypothermia in an Elderly Patient (10:00 a.m.–noon, Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
     

Special Reception - Evening of Monday, May 20

All UCSF alumni, faculty, trainees, and friends at the 172nd Annual Meeting of the American Psychiatric Association are invited to join us for a relaxed evening reception featuring food, drinks, and lively conversation. The reception will be held from 5:00–7:00 p.m. at the JW Marriott San Francisco Union Square.

 

Tuesday, May 21

  • Kate Benham, MD; David Grunwald, MDRobert Mendenhall, MD - General Session: QI Made Ridiculously Simple: Harnessing Public-Academic Partnerships for Service Improvement (3:00–4:30 p.m., Rooms 305/309, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • James A. Bourgeois, MD, OD (co-chair); Vivek Datta, MD, MPH (co-chair); Lawrence E. Kaplan, DO; Panid Sharifnia, MD, PhD - General Session: Complex Decisional Capacity Assessments: From Disposition to Organ Donation and Death (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 155, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Robert P. Cabaj, MD; Howard C. Rubin, MD (chair) - General Session: The History of American Psychiatry and of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Communities (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 20, Exhibition Level, Moscone North)
  • Steven R. Chan, MD, MBA - Course: Integrating Technology and Psychiatry (8:00 a.m.–noon, Room 10, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Robin J. Cooper, MD - General Session: Planetary Health: Can We Heal and Sustain a Good Enough Mother Earth? (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 314, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Loma K. Flowers, MD - 2019 Solomon Carter Fuller Award Presentation: "What Were You Thinking?" A Keystone Question for Emotional Fitness (1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m., Room 215, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Anna Glezer, MD (chair) - General Session: Ethical Issues and Capacity Assessments in Obstetrical Patients (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 216, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Mardi J. Horowitz, MD (chair); Daniel Le Grange, PhD - General Session: On the Future of Psychotherapy Research (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 160, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Jee In Kang, MD, PhD - Poster: Effect of Combat Exposure and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder on Telomere Length and Amygdala Volume (2:00–4:00 p.m., Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Dan H. Karasic, MD - General Session: Managing Transgender Patients With Co-Occurring Psychiatric Illness Through the Surgical Process: A Discussion With Surgeons on Multidisciplinary Care (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 214, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Andrew D. Krystal, MD, MS - Poster: Solriamfetol Treatment of Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Participants With Narcolepsy or Obstructive Sleep Apnea With a History of Depression (2:00–4:00 p.m., Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Alicia F. Lieberman, PhD (chair) - General Session: Mental Health Consequences of Separation for Immigrant Families (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 201, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Alicia F. Lieberman, PhD - General Session: Separating Parents and Children: Impact on Mental Health and Resilience (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 204, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Shira Maguen, PhD (chair) - General Session: Duties of Creating Options for Veterans' Expedited Recovery (COVER) Commission: Evidence-Based Care and Complimentary and Integrative Health (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 205, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Veronica Searles Quick, MD, PhD - Poster: Multiple Bifrontal Infarctions Presenting as Abulia and Catatonia in a Patient With an Anterior Communication Artery Aneurysm (2:00–4:00 p.m., Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • James H. Reich, MD, MPH (co-chair) - General Session: From Genetics to Stress Response to Treatment of Personality Disorders (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 153, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Andreea L. Seritan, MD - Poster: Diagnosis and Management of Deep Brain Stimulation-Induced Elevated Mood States (10:00 a.m.–noon, Rooms 3/4, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
     

Wednesday, May 22

  • Colin D. Buzza, MD, MPH, MSc - General Session: Combat Social Inequity: Opportunities for Direct Policy Action in Residency Training Programs (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 208, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Danielle Chammas, MD (chair) - General Session: The New Field on the Block: Palliative Care Psychiatry (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 155, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Eric Chan, MD; Tara C. Collins, MD, MPH (chair); Jacob M. Izenberg, MD; Mikel Matto, MD - General Session: Managing Criminal Confessions (1:00–2:30 p.m., Room 151, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Steven R. Chan, MD, MBA - General Session: Yes...There's an App for That—but What Do Clinicians Need to Know? (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 157, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Carrie M. Cunningham, MD, MPH; Jacob M. Izenberg, MD; Fumi Mitsuishi, MD, MS; Loren Roth, MD (chair) - General Session: From Arrest to Recovery: Reviewing the Continuum of Correctional Behavioral Health and Diversion in San Francisco (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 304, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Latoya Comer Frolov, MD, MPH; Elizabeth Lujan, PhD - General Session: Vulnerable Moms, Vulnerable Babies: Diversity-Informed Approaches to Perinatal and Infant Mental Health (10:00–11:30 a.m., Rooms 201/209, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Michael Hoefer, MD - General Session: Careers in Addiction Psychiatry: From Residency to Fellowship and Beyond (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 21, Exhibition Level, Moscone North)
  • Erick K. Hung, MD - General Session: Psychiatrist as Clinician-Educator: How to Give Effective Clinical Feedback (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 307, Third Level, Moscone South)
  • Kurtis Kaminishi, MD, MBA (chair); Kewchang Lee, MD; Tua-Elisabeth Mulligan, MD; Elizabeth Sutherland, PsyD - General Session: The Behavioral Education and Support Team: A Collaborative Multidisciplinary BEST Practice for Behavioral Dyscontrol (8:00–9:30 a.m., Room 202, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Bryan H. King, MD, MBA - Course: Autism Update for the Clinician: From Diagnosis to Behavioral and Pharmacological Interventions (8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Room 12, Exhibition Level, Moscone South)
  • Christina V. Mangurian, MD, MAS - Presidential Session: Latinos in 2019 (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 20, Exhibition Level, Moscone North)
  • Aoife O'Donovan, PhD - General Session: Before, During, and After the Suicidal Moment: Stress, Suicide, and Community Intervention (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 153, Upper Mezzanine, Moscone South)
  • Aric Prather, PhD; Owen M. Wolkowitz, MD - General Session: Accelerated Biological Aging in Psychiatric Patients: New Advances and Clinical Implications (3:00–4:30 p.m., Room 203, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Howard C. Rubin, MD - General Session: How We Live Now: The State of LGBTQ Mental Health in the Current Political Times (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 214, Second Level, Moscone South)
  • Ramotse Saunders, MD - General Session: The Impostor Syndrome: International Medical Graduates Navigating Immigration Challenges and Beyond (10:00–11:30 a.m., Room 307, Third Level, Moscone South)
     

Schedule information provided by the American Psychiatric Association. Presenters and presentations are subject to change without prior notice.


About UCSF Psychiatry

The UCSF Department of Psychiatry, UCSF Langley Porter Psychiatric Hospital and Clinics, and the Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute are among the nation's foremost resources in the fields of child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric mental health. Together they constitute one of the largest departments in the UCSF School of Medicine and the UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences, with a mission focused on research (basic, translational, clinical), teaching, patient care, and public service.

UCSF Psychiatry conducts its clinical, educational and research efforts at a variety of locations in Northern California, including UCSF campuses at Parnassus Heights, Mission Bay and Laurel Heights, UCSF Medical Center, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, the San Francisco VA Health Care System, and UCSF Fresno.

About the UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

The UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences, established by the extraordinary generosity of Joan and Sanford I. "Sandy" Weill, brings together world-class researchers with top-ranked physicians to solve some of the most complex challenges in the human brain.

The UCSF Weill Institute leverages UCSF’s unrivaled bench-to-bedside excellence in the neurosciences. It unites three UCSF departments—Neurology, Psychiatry, and Neurological Surgery—that are highly esteemed for both patient care and research, as well as the Neuroscience Graduate Program, a cross-disciplinary alliance of nearly 100 UCSF faculty members from 15 basic-science departments, as well as the UCSF Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases, a multidisciplinary research center focused on finding effective treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal dementia, Parkinson’s disease, and other neurodegenerative disorders.

About UCSF

UC San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It includes top-ranked graduate schools of dentistry, medicine, nursing and pharmacy; a graduate division with nationally renowned programs in basic, biomedical, translational and population sciences; and a preeminent biomedical research enterprise.

It also includes UCSF Health, which comprises three top-ranked hospitals – UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals in San Francisco and Oakland – as well as Langley Porter Psychiatric Hospital and Clinics, UCSF Benioff Children’s Physicians, and the UCSF Faculty Practice. UCSF Health has affiliations with hospitals and health organizations throughout the Bay Area. UCSF faculty also provide all physician care at the public Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, and the San Francisco VA Medical Center. The UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program is a major branch of the University of California, San Francisco’s School of Medicine.