M & M Conference

M & M Conference is one of the residents’ most popular seminars. Each PGY4 resident prepares a clinical case of interest to that resident. After presenting the case, the resident reviews pertinent data from the literature and leads a discussion about the decisions that were made in the case. Below is a listing of the cases that were discussed in the previous two years.


Date Title Presenter
7/13/2017 Treatment of Bipolar Depression Agnieszka Milczarek, M.D.
8/31/2017 Psychosocial Interventions for the Treatment of Schizophrenia Maysaa Nageeb, M.D.
9/28/2017 Mitigating Weight Gain From Antipsychotic Augmentation for Major Depression Erica Buchalter, M.D.
10/19/2017 MJ-Induced Psychosis Michael Wenzinger, M.D.
10/26/2017 Delusional Disorder Gemma Espejo, M.D.
11/30/2017 Antipsychotics and Eating Disorders Swati Chanani, M.D.
12/14/2017 "WHAT IF SHE WANTS TO CHANGE BACK?" (OR, PERSISTERS, DESISTERS, AND RESISTERS): Pediatric Gender Dysphoria, Gender Non-Conformity and the Desistance literature Andrea Giedinghagen, M.D.
1/4/2018 Psychiatric morbidity in transgender individuals before and after treatment for gender dysphoria Mahjabeen Ismail, M.D.
1/18/2018 The Perks and Pitfalls of using Social Media with ASD Erica Vance, M.D.
2/1/2018 Beyond Borderline: Exploring the Role of Trauma in Borderline Personality Disorder Sarah Donaldson Vargha, M.D.
2/22/2018 Sin of Omission: (Not) Addressing Tobacco Use in Addiction Treatment A Benjamin Srivastava, M.D.
3/8/2018 Autism and Psychosis Whitney Nall, M.D.
3/22/2018 Pharmacologic Treatment of Antidepressant-Associated Sexual Dysfunction Willa Xiong, M.D.
5/24/2018 The Impact of Childhood ADHD Across the Lifespan Ali Anwar, D.O.


Date Title Presenter
9/1/2016 "Psychotic" OCD Shan Siddiqi, M.B.B.S.
9/22/2016 Management of Treatment-Resistant Bipolar Disorder Naji Chaaya Salloum, M.D.
11/17/2016 Cycloid Psychosis Ludwig Trillo Alvarez, M.D.
1/26/2017 Psychostimulants and the Risk of Psychosis in ADHD Patients Hamid Amanatkar, M.D.
2/23/2017 Role of rTMS in Treatment-Resistant Depression Nicholas Trapp, M.D.
3/23/2017 Use of antipsychotics in Alzheimer's Disease Carrie Mintz, M.D.
4/27/2017 Aggression in Pediatric Autism Spectrum Disorder – Spotlight on Lithium Alba Pergjika, M.D.
6/1/2017 The Evaluation and Treatment of Comorbid Conditions in Childhood Aggression Alecia Vogel-Hammen, M.D.