Weekly Conferences and Seminars

The Week of 10/31/2016 - 11/4/2016

Grand Rounds

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 (9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.) Clopton Auditorium
Lesser Resident Invitational

Psychosis ver 2016
Daniel R. Weinberger, M.D.
Director and CEO, Lieber Institute for Brain Development Professor, 

Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, Neuroscience and The Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Wednesday Research Seminar

Wednesday,November 2, 2016 (11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.) Cori Auditorium

Integrated Nutrition and Child Development: Healthy From The Start
Maureen Black, PhD

Maureen Black, Ph.D. is the John A. Scholl MD and Mary Louise Scholl MD Endowed Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics, Medicine, and Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, and director of the Growth and Nutrition Clinic, a multidisciplinary clinic for children with poor growth and feeding problems. Dr. Black is a pediatric psychologist who specializes in the prevention of health disparities among young children in low-income families in Maryland and in low- and middle-income countries. Most of her work is community-based related to risks for pediatric underweight/overweight and includes interventions that integrate health/child development. She has been the PI of NIH-funded obesity prevention trials among middle schools, WIC Clinics, and child care centers.  She is the Maryland PI of Children’s HealthWatch, a multi-site collaboration that monitors how public policies relate to the health, nutrition, and development of children through age three. She was on the steering committee for the 2016 Lancet Series, Advances in Early Childhood Development: From Science to Scale, and led the first paper.  


Tuesday, November 01, 2016 (10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.) 4th floor COH conference room
Theme: Dementias
Coursemaster(s): Nuri Farber, MD

Pathophysiology and Treatment of AD
Gene Rubin

Wednesday, November 02, 2016 (9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.) 4th floor COH conference room
Theme: Law, Ethics and Psychiatry
Coursemaster(s): Melissa Harbit, MD

Workers' Compensation, ADA, etc.
Melissa Harbit, MD

Speciality Seminars

Child & Adolescent Didactics

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m., Psychotherapy Seminar, Neha Navsaria, Ph.D., Eric Spiegel, M.D., 4444-Todd Conference Room
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., What We Learned at AACAP, 2nd Year Fellows, 4444-Todd Conference Room

Monthly Clinical Case Conference on Childhood Trauma: 
Thursday, November 17, 2016 (11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
Suite 3400 in 4444 Forest Park Ave (Todd Conference Room) 
Light lunch served — Please RSVP to Megan Panther at 747-6769 one week prior to the conference. Questions to Jennifer Holzhauer, MSW, LCSW 286-0392.

Please see the following link for other talks that may be of interest: