The 66th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) will be held Monday, October 14—Saturday, October 19, 2019 in Chicago. Numerous current and former UCSF faculty members and trainees will be in attendance, including the following scheduled to contribute at one or more sessions:
Tuesday, October 15
- Eve Ihle, MD, PhD (chair); Nicole Bush, PhD - Clinical Perspectives 5: Reinforcing Resilience in Medically Ill Young Children (9:00–11:30 a.m.)
- Lynn E. Ponton, MD (discussant) - Clinical Perspectives 13: Sex Talk: Difficult Discussions for Promoting Healthy Outcomes (1:30–4:00 p.m.)
- Matthew W. State, MD, PhD - Symposium 11.1: The Revolution Has Begun: ASD, Genomics, and the Advancing Science of Neurodevelopmental Disorders (6:30–8:30 p.m.)
Wednesday, October 16
- Basil Bernstein, MD (co-chair) - Media Theatre 7: "Three Identical Strangers": Were They Wronged in the Name of Science? (3:00–6:00 p.m.)
- Sasha Gorrell, PhD; Kathryn R. Kinasz, MD; Daniel Le Grange, PhD; Claire Trainor - New Research Poster 1.8: Anorexia Nervosa Versus Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) in Treatment-Seeking Adolescents: How Do These Populations Differ? (11:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.)
- Bryan H. King, MD, MBA (discussant) – Clinical Perspectives 24: Outpatient Management of Irritability, Impulsive Aggression, and Other Severe Behaviors in Youth With ASD (3:00–5:30 p.m.)
- Natalie Plasencia - New Research Poster 2.26: Is Sports Participation Protective of Child Mental Health? (2:00–4:30 p.m.)
Thursday, October 17
- Chiung-Yu Huang, PhD; Roma Kidambi; Mark Rubinstein, MD; Olga Tymofiyeva, PhD; Duan Xu, PhD; Tony T. Yang, MD, PhD; Justin Yuan - New Research Poster 4.32: Smartphone Dependence, Brain Connectivity, and Links to Depression in Adolescents (1:00–3:30 p.m.)
- Lauren Schumacher, MD; Hohui E. Wang, MD - New Research Poster 3.72: Burnout in Child Psychiatry Fellows and Effects of Retreat on Burnout (10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.)
- Ashish K. Singal - New Research Poster 4.44: A Literature Review on SSRI Use in Combination With Mood Stabilizers or Antipsychotics for Pediatric Bipolar Depression (1:00–3:30 p.m.)
Special Reception - Evening of Thursday, October 17
The UCSF Department of Psychiatry is hosting a reception for UCSF faculty, trainees, alumni, and friends on the evening of Thursday, October 17, at the Woman's Athletic Club of Chicago, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The reception is free, but an RSVP is requested for planning purposes.
Friday, October 18
- Robert L. Hendren, DO (co-chair) – Committee Meeting: AACAP-PAC Board (7:30–9:30 a.m.)
- Eva Ihle, MD, PhD - New Research Poster 54.1: Compulsory Consumption: Clinical, Legal, and Ethical Dilemmas Complicating Involuntary Hospitalization of Transitional-Age Youth (TAY) With Eating Disorders (1:30–4:00 p.m.)
- Bryan H. King, MD, MBA (discussant) - Clinical Perspectives 46: Complex Presentations of ASD: Beyond the Core Features (9:00–11:30 a.m.)
- Bennett Leventhal, MD (chair) - Committee Meeting: World Psychiatric Association Section on Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (8:30–10:00 a.m.)
- Bennett Leventhal, MD - Symposium 39.3: Mental Health Service Use and Clinical Outcomes Among Children Served in 2 Co-located Pediatric Care Models (1:30–4:00 p.m.)
- Ashish K. Singal - New Research Poster 5.26: Psychotropic Use in Pediatric Population and Related Cardiac Side Effects: Comparisons of Relative Risks of Different Psychotropics (10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.)
Saturday, October 19
- Khyati Brahmbhatt, MD (chair) - Clinical Perspectives 68: Implementing Youth Suicide Risk Screening and Intervention in Pediatric Inpatient, Outpatient, and Emergency Room Settings; Evidence From Across the United States (9:00–11:30 a.m.)
- Devanand Manoli, MD, PhD (co-chair); Matthew W. State, MD, PhD (discussant); Eirene Markenscoff-Papadimitriou, PhD - Symposium 42: From Bench to Bedside: Molecular and Genetic Mechanisms in Neurodevelopmental Disorders (9:00–11:30 a.m.)
Schedule information provided by the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 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 in San Francisco and Oakland, 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.
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.