One of our notable speakers, Lenore Terr, MD, with faculty members Kenneth Robson, MD, and Robert Sahl, MD
One of our notable speakers, Lenore Terr, MD, with faculty members Kenneth Robson, MD, and Robert Sahl, MD
Ross J. Baldessarini, MD
– D.Sc. (hon), DLFAP, ACP, FACNP, PCINP, Professor of Psychiatry (Neuroscience) Harvard Medical School; Director, McLean Psychopharmacology Program, Neuropsychophamacology, Laboratory, and International Consortium for Bipolar Disorder Research
Topic: Observations on Antidepressants & Suicidal Risk: Crossroads of Psychopharmacology, Industry and Politics

Pierre Blier, MD, PhD – Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Cellular & Molecular Medicine University of Ottawa Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) - Psychopharmacology, Ottawa, Canada
Topic:Interactions Between Neurotransmitters: The Key to Remission in Major Depression

Gabrielle A. Carlson, MD – Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics and Director, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY

Timothy F. Dugan, MD – Senior Consultant in Education, The Cambridge Hospital Alliance; Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Faculty, Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, Boston, MA
Topic:It is Not All Bipolar: Lessons Learned from the Individual Psychotherapy of Angry and Irritable Children and Adolescents

Lois T. Flaherty, MD – Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Cambridge, MA; Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Maryland
Topic: A Global Perspective on Adolescent Psychiatry

John J. Foxe, PhD – Professor of Pediatrics and Neuroscience, Director of Research, Children's Evaluation and Rehabilitation Center, Director, The Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory, Associate Director, Rose F. Kennedy Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Topic:The Hunt for Endophenotypes in Autism and Schizophrenia

S. Nassir Ghaemi, MD, MPH – Professor of Psychiatry, Tufts University School of Medicine, Director, Mood Disorders Program, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MD
Topic: Treatment Resistant Depression: An Update

Joseph F. Goldberg, MD – Research Scientist, Dept. of Psychiatry, Zucker Hillside Hospital/North Shore Island Jewish Health System, Glen Oaks, NY
Topic: The Impact of Trauma in Bipolar Disorder

Douglas G. Jacobs, MD – Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School President and Founder, Screening for Mental Health Inc; Clinical Director, Professional Psychiatric Associates
Topic: Current Status of Suicide Assessment

Dilip V. Jeste, MD – Estelle and Edgar Levi Chair in Aging, Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, University of California, San Diego and VA Sand Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA
Topic: Schizophrenia and Aging: Myths and Reality

Kay Redfield Jamison, MD – Professor of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Topic: "An Unquiet Mind: Personal and Professional Perspectives on Bipolar Illness"

Scott Leibowitz, MD – Attending Psychiatrist, Assistant in Psychiatry, Children's Hospital Boston, Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Topic: The Gender Identity Spectrum: Developmental Considerations and the Clinical Approach

Jeffrey A. Lieberman, MD – (Teleconference- Distance Learning Network
Topic: The CATIE Trial Comparing Antipsychotic Effectiveness: Impact on Clinical Practice

Marsha M. Linehan, PhD, ABPP – Professor and Director, Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Topic:DBT for BPD

John S. March, MD, MPH – Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Psychiatry; Director, Division of Neurosciences Medicine, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Topic: Twenty Years of Comparative Treatment Trials in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive, Depressive and Anxiety Disorders

Andres Martin, MD, MPH – Riva Ariella Ritvo Professor, Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; Editor-in-Chief, Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Topic: Cover, Content and Course: Career Convergence in Scientific Editing

David A. Mrazek, MD – Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN
Topic: Psychiatric Pharmacogenomics

Henry A. Nasrallah, MD – Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology and Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
Topic: An Evidence-Based Approach for Selecting the Optimal Atypical Antipsychotic

Charles B. Nemeroff, MD, PhD – Reunete W. Harris Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Topic: Mixed Depression and Anxiety

Rachel Z. Ritvo, MD – Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC
Topic: Pediatric Bipolar Disorder: Integrating Psychoanalytic Approaches with Current Research to Guild Long-term Clinical Care

Sir Michael Rutter – Professor of Developmental Psychopathology at the Institute of Developmental Psychopathology at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, London and Honorary Consultant Psychiatrist, Joint Bethlem and Maudley Hospitals, London
Topic: Gene-Environment Interdependence

Karen M. Seeley, PhD – Columbia University, Department of Anthropology, New York, NY
Topic: Culture Talk: Conflicting Assumptions in Clinical Communication

Daniel N. Stern, MD – Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Cornell University School of Medicine, New York, NY and Honorary Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Topic: The Present Moment in Psychotherapy

Eva M. Szigethy, MD, PhD – Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Director of the Medical Coping Program, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA
Topic: Integrating Behavioral Health into Medical Settings: Empirical Findings Using Inflammatory Bowel Disease as a Model Illness

Carol A. Tamminga, MD – Professor of Psychiatry and Chief of Translation Neuroscience Research, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
Topic: New Approaches in the Therapeutics of Schizophrenia

Lenore C. Terr, MD – Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist and Author, Clinical Professor, University of California at San Francisco, CA
Topic: Magical Moments in Treating Young People

Kenneth E. Towbin, MD – Chief, Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Emotion and Development Branch, Bethesda, MD
Topic: Pediatric Bipolar Disorder and Severe Mood Dysregulation

Fred R. Volkmar, MD – Irving B. Harris Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT
Topic: Understanding the Social Nature of Autism

Bruce E. Wexler, MD – Professor of Psychiatry, Yale University Department of Psychiatry and the Connecticut Mental Health Center
Topic: Brain and Culture: How Our Environments Shape Our Brains and Minds

Charles H. Zeanah, Jr., MD – Sellars-Polchow Professor in Psychiatry, and Vice Chair for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Tulane University Health Center, New Orleans, LA Topic: The Bucharest Early Intervention Project: Early Experience and Brain Development