(9 AM–10:15 AM)
Clopton Auditorium
(11:30 AM–12:45 PM)
Cori Auditorium
Title Speaker Title Speaker
Sep 20 2016 Neurosteroids & Oxysterols: Big Targets & Potentially Big Payoffs

Charles Zorumski, MD

Sep 21 2016 Faculty Meeting

Sep 27 2016 Shobe Lecture
Relief from Severe Depression and Suicidal Ideation Within Hours: Molecular Mechanisms and Potential Clinical Applications

Carlos Zarate, MD

Sep 28 2016 Sugar and Foods from the Points of View of Addiction Neuroscience and Practice

Mark Gold, MD

Oct 4 2016 Eli Robins Lecture
A Review of One Person’s 40 Years of Psychiatric Research

Sheldon Preskorn, MD Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Kansas University School of Medicine, Wichita, Kansas

Oct 5 2016 Navigating the Oxymoron of Academic Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry

Steven Mennerick, PhD

Oct 11 2016 Alex Kaplan Lecture
Where is the Evidence for “Evidence-Based” Therapy?

Jonathan Shedler, PhD Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry University of Colorado School of Medicine

Oct 12 2016 Developmental Psychopathology Series - integrated as part of the Research Seminar
Infant Eye Movement Links Genetic Susceptibility with Social Impairment in Autism

John Constantino, MD

Oct 18 2016 Psychedelic Therapeutics?

Eugene Rubin, MD

Oct 19 2016 Faculty Meeting

Oct 25 2016 Guze Lecture
Bioenergetic Abnormalities in Psychotic Disorders Studied Using Phosphorus Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

Dost Ongur Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School Chief, Psychotic Disorders Division Director, Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder Research Program McLean Hospital Belmont, Massachusetts

Oct 26 2016 Whither Academic Science

Charles Zorumski, MD

Nov 1 2016 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

Nov 2 2016 Integrated Nutrition and Child Development: Healthy From The Start

Maureen Black, PhD

Nov 8 2016 Thirty-five Hundred Facilitated Living Donor Transplants: The National Living Donor Assistance Center (NLDAC)

Barry Hong, PhD

Nov 9 2016 Developmental Psychopathology Series - integrated as part of the Research Seminar
Psychiatric Epidemiology: the next 25 years

Andrew Heath, DPhil

Nov 15 2016 Comorbidities and Continuities in Externalizing Behavior in the Era of Neuroscience and RDoC

Theodore P. Beauchaine, Ph.D. Professor of Psychology, The Ohio State University

Nov 16 2016 Faculty Meeting

Nov 22 2016 To Feign or Not to Feign: Malingering in Clinical and Criminal Settings

Melissa Harbit, MD & Mahjabeen Ismail, MD

Nov 23 2016 Holiday

Nov 29 2016 The Treatment of Heroin Dependence

Addiction in the ED

Luis Giuffra, MD

Evan Schwarz, MD FACEP

Nov 30 2016 Motivational Impairments in Psychopathology: The Role of Effort Based Decision Making

Deanna Barch, PhD

Dec 6 2016 Physician Burnout

Monica Bishop, MD

Dec 7 2016 Post – Truth (adjective) – 2016 Word of the Year – Oxford English Dictionary

Laura J. Bierut, MD

Dec 13 2016 Diversity & Inclusion 4.0: Action

Daniel Blash, PhD, LPC, NCC

Dec 14 2016 Developmental Psychopathology Series - integrated as part of the Research Seminar
Stem Cell Models of Neuropsychiatric Disease

Celeste Karch, PhD

Dec 20 2016 Is Cannabis Bad for You?

Donald Bohnenkamp, MD

Dec 21 2016 Faculty Meeting

Dec 27 2016 Holiday

Dec 28 2016 Holiday

Jan 3 2017 Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus: Sex Differences in the Brain

Fay Womer, MD

Jan 4 2017 The Roles of Local Astrocyte Support on Presynaptic Function

Courtney Sobieski, PhD

Jan 10 2017 Breaking the Silence: Physician Impairement and Suicide

Anne Glowinski, MD and Anne Giedinghagen, MD

Jan 11 2017 Developmental Psychopathology Series - integrated as part of the Research Seminar
Developmental Neuroimaging Studies of Pediatric Anxiety Disorders

Chad Sylvester, MD

Jan 17 2017 Faith in Psychiatry: Selected Topics in Medical Therapeutics

Michael Jarvis, MD, PhD and Desiree Baumgartner, MD

Jan 18 2017 Faculty Meeting

Jan 24 2017 Portrayals of Mental Illness by the Entertainment Media: Realistic or Stigmatizing

Collins Lewis, MD

Jan 25 2017 Suicidal Ideation in Preschool Children: Why Does it Arise and What Does it Mean?

Joan Luby, MD

Jan 31 2017 ECT After Acute Response: What Do We Know?

Brendan O'Connor, MD

Feb 1 2017 Clinical Trials at Wash U Psychiatry: What is Possible Here?

Eric Lenze, MD

Feb 7 2017 Treatment Resistant Depression: Results from the Largest and Longest Study to Date

Charles Conway, MD

Feb 8 2017 Developmental Psychopathology Series - integrated as part of the Research Seminar
Development of Brain and Cognition in Children with Phenylketonuria

Desiree White, PhD

Feb 14 2017 The General Adult Psychiatry Program at WashU: Past, Present, and Future

Nuri B. Farber, MD

Feb 15 2017 Faculty Meeting

Feb 21 2017 Embedded Psychiatry? Different Models of Integrative Consultative Care

Akinkunle Owoso, MD

Feb 22 2017 Using Diffuse Optical Tomography to Understand Deep Brain Stimulation’s Impact on Cortical Networks

Tamara Hershey, PhD and Adam Eggebrecht, PhD

Feb 28 2017 Pharmacogenomics in Psychiatric Practice

Eric Lenze, MD and Hanadi Ajam Oughli MD

Mar 1 2017 Trends in Opioid Abuse: Prescription Opioid Use and the Resurgence of Heroin

Theodore Cicero, PhD

Mar 7 2017 Gildea Lecture
The Children and Grandchildren of Depressed Parents: A Public Health Opportunity

Myrna M. Weissman, PhD Diane Goldman Kemper Family Professor of Epidemiology and Psychiatry Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Chief Division of Epidemiology New York State Psychiatric Institute

Mar 8 2017 Developmental Psychopathology Series - integrated as part of the Research Seminar
Stress, Early Experience, & the Developing Brain in Depression

Mike Gaffrey

Mar 14 2017 Can Psychiatrists Clear the Smoke? From Genes to the Bedside

Li-Shiun Chen, M.D., M.P.H., Sc.D.

Mar 15 2017 Faculty Meeting

Mar 21 2017 Lee Robins Lecture
Suicide Contagion and Implications for Postvention

Madelyn S. Gould, PhD, MPH Professor of Epidemiology in Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical Center, New York Research Scientist, New York State Psychiatric Institute

Mar 22 2017 Genomic Approaches to Understand the Genetic Architecture of Neurodegenerative Processes

Carlos Cruchaga, PhD

Mar 28 2017 Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES) and Emotional and Physical Health Outcomes: Mechanisms of the Biological Embedding of Adversity

Joan Luby, MD

Mar 29 2017 Stop, Look, and Listen: A Role for Three Developmental Endophenotypes in Deconstructing Psychopathology

John Constantino, MD

Apr 4 2017 Sansone Lecture
Remembrance and Prevention

Robert Freedman Professor and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine

Apr 5 2017 Addressing Critical Gaps in the Treatment of Eating Disorders

Ellen Fitzsimmons-Craft, PhD

Apr 11 2017 Advances in the Psychobiology of Human Character: Implications for Mental Health Research, Training, and Treatment

C. Robert Cloninger, MD

Apr 12 2017 Developmental Psychopathology Series - integrated as part of the Research Seminar
Highs and Lows: Maturing In and Out of Cannabis Use

Arpana Agrawal

Apr 18 2017 TMS update: Outcomes from our Wash U TMS Clinic and Innovative Approaches

Pilar Cristancho, MD and Shan Siddiqi, MBBS

Apr 19 2017 Faculty Meeting

Apr 25 2017 Child Psychiatry in the Age of Social Media

T. Eric Spiegel, MD

Apr 26 2017 Studies in Treatment Resistant Depression: Ongoing Studies in CARRMA

Charles Conway, MD

May 2 2017 Resident/Fellows Lectures
A Reciprocal Effects Analysis of Marijuana Use and Perceptions of Risk

Assessment and Treatment of Preschool ADHD

Mindfulness for Children

Naji Chaaya Salloum

Alba Pergjika

Vilash Reddy

May 3 2017 Psychiatric Genetics: History and Current Status

John Rice, PhD

May 9 2017 Resident/Fellows Lectures
Year-End Transitions in the Resident Continuity Clinic and Patient Outcomes

The Phenotype and Heritability of Autistic Traits in Very Preterm Children

Dissecting the Affective Microcircuitry with Optogenetics, Chemogenetics and Calcium Imaging - Enkephalin Positive Ventral Pallidum-Substantia Nigra Circuitry in Reward

Agnieszka Milczarek

Carrie Mintz

Ludwig Trillo

May 10 2017 Resident/Fellows Lectures
Neurologic or Psychiatric? A Consult-Liason Case Presentation


Keerthi Akkineni

Josh Wilson

May 16 2017 Resident/Fellows Lectures
Theoretical and Experimental Modeling of Mind-Brain Systems

rTMS for TBI-related Depression: Effects on Mood, Cognition, and Quality of Life

Shan Siddiqi

Nick Trapp

May 17 2017 Faculty Meeting