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Implications of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for Behavioral Health Services

September 26, 2014

Howard H Goldman MD, PhD

Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine

Editor of Psychiatric Services

Director of the Network on Mental Health Policy Research, funded by the MacArthur Foundation



AkumerDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Late-Life Depression: Clinical and Neurobiological correlates

August 8, 2014

Anand Kumar, M.D.

Lizzie Gilman Professor and Head of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago






potenza picDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

The Neurobiology and Treatment of Non-Substance Addictions

June 27, 2014

Marc Potenza, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Psychiatry, in the Child Study Center and of Neurobiology

Director, Center of Excellence in Gambling Research

Director, Yale Program for Research on Impulsivity and Impulse Control Disorders

Director, Women and Addictive Disorders, Women’s Health Research at Yale




lisanbyDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Neuromodulation in Psychiatry: A rapidly changing field

May 16, 2014

Sarah Hollingsworth Lisanby, M.D.

Professor and Chair, Duke University Medical Center; Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Director, Brain Stimulation and Neurophysiology





yvorchuk picThe Nature of Addiction and Chronic Pain

William Yvorchuk, MD

Chief of Addiction Medicine, UF Vero Beach

Friday, May 08, 2014 12:00-1:00pm  EST

Medical Education Room A/B Indian River Medical Center 1000 36th Street Vero Beach, Florida 32960

*No webcast





untitledDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

CRAZY: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness

READ First Chapter of his book

April 25, 2014

Pete Earley

A former Washington Post reporter, author of thirteen books, including three New York Times bestsellers.

His book, CRAZY: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness, was one of two finalists for the 2007 Pulitzer Prize. It describes his adult son’s mental breakdown and how American jails and prisons have become our new mental asylums.

Important note: The word “CRAZY” in the book title refers to the mental health care system.



Awards and Accolades for Crazy

  • 2007 Pulitzer Prize Finalist
  • Outstanding Media Award for Advocacy by the National Alliance on Mental Illness
  • Ken Book Award from NAMI-NYC Chapter for “an outstanding literary contribution to a better understanding of mental illness.”
  • Mental Health America 2007 Media Award
  • Washington Psychiatric Society Advocacy Award Winner for Coverage of Mental Health Issues
  • Eli Lilly Reintegration Award for Public Service Winner
  • The Mental Health Association of Rhode Island Advocacy Award


DRthumb-1Department of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine Special Lecture

Estrogen, Cardiovascular Disease, and Depression: A Window into the Context-Dependency of Biological Signaling

David R. Rubinow, M.D.

Assad Meymandi Distinguished Professor and Chair of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Location :Communicore Bldg Room C1-11

11:00am – 12:00pm, Thursday, April 24, 2014







Rapaport_MarkDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Inflammation, Depression and N-3 Fatty Acids: A Proof of Concept Study

April 11, 2014

Mark Hyman Rapaport, M.D.

Reunette W. Harris Professor and Chair Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine

Chief of Psychiatric Services Emory Healthcare Systems, Atlanta, Georgia






zarateLaressa Gribbons Memorial Lecture

An Update on the Treatment and Research of Treatment-Resistant Depression and Bipolar Disorder

March 21, 2014

Carlos A. Zarate, Jr., M.D.

Chief Experimental Therapeutics & Pathophysiology Branch & Section Neurobiology and  Treatment of Mood Disorders Division of Intramural Research Program; National Institute of Mental Health



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bradykDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Pharmacotherapy of Substance Use Disorders

March 7, 2014

Kathleen Brady, M.D., Ph.D.

Distinguished University Professor, Medical University of South Carolina South Carolina Clinical and Translational Research Institute (SCTR) Associate Provost, Clinical and Translational Science Director, South Carolina Clinical and Translational Research Institute



IMG_1232Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

The Menopausal Transition: What do Psychiatrists Need to Know?

February 21, 2014

Mary Morrison, M.D., M.S.

Vice Chairperson for Research Development in the Department of Psychiatry

Professor of Psychiatry, Internal Medicine and in the Center for Substance Abuse Research at Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia







untitledDepartments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics Grand Rounds

Sugar, Hormones and Addiction

February 7, 2014

Robert Lustig, M.D.

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology

Director, UCSF Weight Assessment for Teen and Child Health (WATCH) Program



Picture1Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

“Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Comorbid Alcohol Use Disorders (AUD)”

January 24, 2014

Ismene Petrakis, M.D.

Professor of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine & Chief of Psychiatry VA Connecticut






200px-McLellanDepartment of Psychiatry and Epidemiology Grand Rounds

Treatment Outcome Research: Addiction and Psychiatry

January 17, 2014

A.Thomas McLellan, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania

Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of the Treatment Research Institute (TRI), Philadelphia, PA

Previously served as Deputy Director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)



picture-4[1]Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Physical Activity to Prevent Disability and Frailty in Older Adults

December 13, 2013

Marco Pahor, M.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Aging and Geriatric Research Director; Institute on Aging, University of Florida





KleinS_701_72Departments of Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, Epidemiology & Public Health Special Lecture

Obesity: New Insights

November 22, 2013

10:30-11:30am DeWeese Auditorium, McKnight Brain Institute

Samuel Klein M.D.

The William H. Danforth Professor of Medicine; Director, Center for Human Nutrition

Director, Center for Applied Research Science; Chief of the Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Sciences

Medical Director, Weight Management Program at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri


Special Lecture

sexheadUniversity of Florida Departments of Psychiatry, OB-GYN, Urology and Neurology Presents:

2013 Human Sexuality Training—Sex, the Brain and Sexual Problems

Tuesday, November 19,  2013

12:30-4:30PM Lunch & Lecture

McKnight Brain Institute, LG-110 A & B 1149 South Newell Drive, Gainesville, FL 32611


Glenn Finney, MD –Neurology; Lawrence Yeung, MD –Urology; Kay Roussos-Ross, MD-OB-GYN

Richard Shriner, MD –Psychiatry, Geriatric and Obesity Medicine;   Martha Brown, MD-Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine


Schedule of Events


Dr. Herzog

Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Eating Disorders: Building an Academic Community Partnership

October 18, 2013

David Herzog, M.D.

Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School




Departments of Psychiatry and Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Abuse of marijuana, methamphetamine, and other illicit drugs

August 30, 2013

Jean Lud Cadet, M.D.

Associate Director for Diversity and Outreach

Chief, Molecular Neuropsychiatry Research Branch

Co-Director, Fellowship in Addiction and Aging NIDA Intramural Research Program



Department of Psychiatry and Neuroscience Grand Rounds

Genetics and Psychiatry

August 23, 2013

Claes Wahlestedt, M.D., Ph.D.

Leonard M. Miller Professor

Associate Dean for Therapeutic Innovation

Vice Chair for Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Director, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


Clauw  ImageDepartments of Psychiatry and Anesthesiology Grand Rounds

Pain Medicine 2013

August 9, 2013

Daniel J. Clauw, M.D.

Professor, Division of Rheumatology, University of Michigan

Director, Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center and Director of the Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research at the University of Michigan

Associate Dean for Clinical &Translational Research, University of Michigan Medical School


Ward-Herbert1Department of Psychiatry and Neurology Grand Rounds

DBS & Psychiatric Illness

July 26, 2013

Herbert Ward, M.D.

Associate Professor; Vice Chair & Chief, Adult Outpatient Services,

Department of Psychiatry, University of Florida College of Medicine






sfayadSarah M. Fayad, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Florida College of Medicine








Dr_Paul_SummergradDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

The Future of Psychiatry

June 14, 2013

Paul Summergrad, M.D.

Dr. Frances S. Arkin Professor  & Chairman, Department of Psychiatry

Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

Psychiatrist-in-Chief, Tufts Medical Center,Chairman, Tufts Medical Center Physicians Organization,

 President-Elect, American Psychiatric Association


ThanosDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

FRC & MBI- UF Basic Science of Addiction

Neuropharmacology & Neuroimaging Assessment of Drug Addiction & Obesity

May 28, 2013

Panayotis (Peter) K. Thanos, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychology, Neurobiology, Biomedical Engineering SUNY at Stony Brook

 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, SUNY at Stony Brook

 Staff Scientist, Director of the Behavioral Pharmacology and Neuroimaging Laboratory, NIAAA  Intramural Research Program       


Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Medication Assisted Recovery in Alcohol and Nicotine Dependence

May 10, 2013

Stephanie Samples O’Malley, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Division of Substance Abuse Research in Psychiatry,

Assistant Chair, Clinical Research, Yale University



imagesCAEL2YMWDepartment of Psychiatry and Neurology Grand Rounds

Sports and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

April 26, 2013

David Baron, MSEd, DO

Professor and Vice Chair, Dept. of Psychiatry

Psychiatrist-in-Chief, University Hospital

Director, Global Center for Exercise, Psychiatry and Sports at USC; Keck School of Medicine at USC


nidadirector_noravolkowDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

University of Florida College of Medicine 2013 Addiction Research Update and FRC Annual Review

April 3, 2013

Nora Volkow, M.D.

Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), National Institutes of Health




Symposium along with  experts from the University of Florida :

Nicole Avena, Ph.D.- “What’s New in Food Addiction Research?”

Habibeh Khoshbouei, Ph.D.- “Membrane potential: a novel regulator of dopamine transporter trafficking”

Lisa Merlo, Ph.D. and Scott Teitelbaum, M.D.- Treatment of the Addicted Physician and Research

Sara Jo Nixon, Ph.D. – “Neurobehavioral Deficits in Treatment –Seekers: Underappreciated “knowns” & some “yet-to-be-knowns”

Linda Cottler, Ph.D., M.P.H. – “Novel approaches to reduce health and research disparities among people who use illicit substances.”

Barry Setlow, Ph.D. – “Risky Decision-Making and Cocaine Use”

Adrie W. Bruijnzeel, Ph.D. – “Role of brain stress systems in nicotine addiction”

Kevin Wang, Ph.D. – “Biomarkers for substance-abuse induced brain injury”

Yijun Liu, Ph.D. – Brain Imaging Research on Obesity and Addiction in China

C. Shawn Dotson, Ph.D. -“Modulation of Alcohol Intake by Molecular Mediators of Gustatory Transduction”

Drake Morgan, Ph.D. -“Non-addictive serotonin-2 modulators as medications for psychiatric disorders”

Marcelo Febo, Ph.D. – “ImagingCocaine Cue Reactivity in the Maternal Rat Brain”

Gary Reisfield, M.D. – “Update on methadone in pain management”


Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Obesity and the Aging Brain

March 29, 2013

Ron Cohen, Ph.D.

Professor, Departments of Aging and Geriatric Research, Neurology and Psychiatry,

Director, Center for Cognitive Aging and Memory, University of Florida




Marilyn Huestis, PhDDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Chronic Daily Cannabis Smoking:Neuroadaptation, Residual Cannabinoid Excretion & Psychomotor Impairment

March 8, 2013

Marilyn A. Huestis, Ph.D.

Senior Investigator; Chief, Chemistry and Drug Metabolism, Biomedical Research Center

Chief, Chemistry and Drug Metabolism, National Institute on Drug Abuse Adjunct Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine



Bruce Goldberger, Ph.D.Discussant

Bruce A. Goldberger, Ph.D., DABFT

Professor and Director of Toxicology Director, University of Florida Racing Laboratory,

Director, William R. Maples Center for Forensic Medicine





Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Detection of dopamine release in real time: Unraveling secrets of psychopathology

March 1, 2013

Rajendra D. Badgaiyan, M.D.

Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University at Buffalo

Assistant Professor, Harvard University; Psychiatrist, WNY VAMC, Buffalo, NY




Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Treatment of Child and Adolescent Anxiety Disorders

February 22, 2013

Scott Compton, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center




dr_martinDepartment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

The Afghanistan National Drug Use Survey and the Impact of Drug Use on Children

February 8, 2013

David Martin, Ph.D.

Science Team Director of the Afghanistan National Drug Use Survey, Chairman, CAM International Ventures,

President & CEO, JMJ Technologies

Courtesy Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Florida


Department of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

The Role of Primary Care in Addiction and Drug Misuse

January 25, 2013

Patrick G. O’Connor, MD, MPH, FACP

Chief, Section of General Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital; Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine

Associate Director for Primary Care Research and Services, Yale Substance Abuse Treatment Unit and The APT Foundation

Robert L. McNeil, Jr. Professor of Translational Research