UCLA NPI GRAND ROUNDS
in association with the Department of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
2003-2004

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SEPTEMBER 
16 "Neuronal Circuitry and White Matter Injury
in Late-life Depression"

Anand Kumar, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute

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23 "Comprehensive Evidenced-Based Treatment for ADHD:
Just Say 'Yes' to Drugs?"

William E. Pelham, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor
Departments of Psychology, Pediatrics, and Psychiatry
Director, Center for Children and Families
University of Buffalo, New York
now online
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30 "Understanding 'Firewater':
Genetic Risk Factors for Alcoholism in Mission Indians
"
Cindy Ehlers, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
Associate Professor of Neuropharmacology
The Scripps Research Institute
University of California, San Diego
Held in Collaboration with the Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology
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OCTOBER 
7 NO GRAND ROUNDS
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14 "New Research on Rapid Cycling Bipolar Disorder"
Joseph Calabrese, M.D.
Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Director, Mood Disorders Program
University Hospitals of Cleveland
This presentation is supported by an unrestricted
educational grant from Pfizer Inc
now online
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21 "The New Mexico Psychologist Prescribing Act:
Evolution, Current Status, and Future Prospects"

Joel Yager, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair for Education
Department of Psychiatry
University of New Mexico School of Medicine
now online
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28 "How Pharmaceutical Companies Mold
our Perceptions of Mental Illness"

David Healy, M.D., F.R.C. Psych
Director
North Wales Department of Psychological Medicine
University of Wales, Great Britain
Held in Collaboration with the Neuroscience History Archives and the Center for History, Culture, and Neuroscience (both of the BRI) and Medical History.
now online
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NOVEMBER 
4 "Parental Mental Illness and Its Impact on Children"
Stephen P. Hinshaw, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair-designate
Department of Psychology
University of California, Berkeley
now online
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11 NO GRAND ROUNDS
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18 "The Psychology of the Assassin:
Did Lee Harvey Oswald Act Alone?"

Park Dietz, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute
now online
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25 NO GRAND ROUNDS
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DECEMBER 2003
2 "Functional Neuroimaging of ADHD"
Monique Ernst, M.D., Ph.D.
Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program
National Institute of Mental Health
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9 "Medication Management of Memory Loss in the Elderly"
David Sultzer, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute
Director, Gero/Neuropsychiatry Division
VA Greater LA Healthcare System
now online
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16 Master Clinician Grand Rounds
"Psychodynamic Treatment of Personality Disorders"
Mark Thompson, M.D.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute
now online
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23 NO GRAND ROUNDS
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30 NO GRAND ROUNDS
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JANUARY 2004
6

"Alzheimer's and Frontotemporal Dementia
as Neurodevelopmental Diseases"

Daniel H. Geschwind, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology
Director, Neurogenetics Program
UCLA Department of Neurology
Director, Autism Program
Associate Director, Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute
Geriatric Mini-Series

now online
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13 "Suicidal Behavior in Patients with Schizophrenia
and Schizoaffective Disorder"

Vinod Kumar, M.D.
Executive Director, Neuroscience Clinical Development
and Medical Affairs
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
University of Illinois, Chicago
This presentation is supported by an unrestricted
education grant from Novartis AG

now online
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20 NO GRAND ROUNDS 
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27 "Psychopathology and Drug Discovery for Schizophrenia"
William T. Carpenter, Jr., M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Director, Maryland Psychiatric Research Center
Philip May Memorial Lecture
now online
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FEBRUARY
3

"APA Treatment Guidelines for Borderline
Personality Disorder: Why, How, and What?"
Marcia Kraft Goin, M.D., Ph.D.

President, American Psychiatric Association
Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern Calfornia

now online
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10 "Sleep, Narcolepsy, and Hypocretins"
Emmanuel Mignot, M.D., Ph.D.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, Stanford Center for Narcolepsy
Stanford University
This presentation is supported by an unrestricted
educational grant from Cephalon Inc
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17 NO GRAND ROUNDS
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24 "When Emotion Undermines Decision-Making Capacity"
Jodi Halpern, M.D., Ph.D.
Martin Sisters Chair
Assistant Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities
Joint Medical Program and the School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley
now online
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MARCH
2 "What Sensorimotor Gating Can Tell Us About the
Biology of Mental Illness"

Neal R. Swerdlow, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
UCSD School of Medicine
This presentation is supported by an unrestricted
educational grant from Pfizer Inc

now online
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9 "Depression in Later Life: Is It Time for Prevention?"
Charles F. Reynolds, III, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Intervention Research Center for
Late Life Mood Disorders
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Geriatric Mini-Series

This presentation is supported by an unrestricted
educational grant from Pfizer Inc

now online
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16 "The Varieties of ADHD: Nosology and Boundaries"
Eric Taylor, FRCP, FRCPsych, FmedSci
Director, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Institute of Psychiatry
Kings College, London
Dennis Cantwell Memorial Lecture
now online
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23 "Building a Quality Mental Health System in Los Angeles"
Marvin J. Southard, D.S.W.
Director, Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
Associate Clinical Professor
now online
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30 "Hypocretin (orexin): Normal Role in Arousal,
Motor Control, Food Intake and
Contribution to Narcolepsy"

Jerome Siegel, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
Chief of Neurobiology Research
VA Greater LA Healthcare System
 
now online
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APRIL
6

"Mapping Brain Changes in Alzheimer’s Disease,
Schizophrenia, and Development"

Paul Thompson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology
Laboratory of Neuroimaging
Department of Neurology
Brain Mapping Center
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute
University of California, Los Angeles
Geriatric Mini-Series

now online
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13 "The Development of the New UCLA Center for
Autism Research and Treatment"

Marian D. Sigman, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute
University of California, Los Angeles
now online
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20 "Older Drivers: The Doctor’s Dilemma"
Jaime Fitten, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
Director, Geriatric Psychiatry
VA Greater LA Healthcare System
University of California, Los Angeles

now online
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27 "Lessons for Neuropsychiatry From Imaging Studies
of Pain and Attention"

Karen D. Davis, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, Toronto Western Research Institute
Associate Professor of Surgery
Graduate Coordinator of the Institute of Medical Science
Research Chair in Brain and Behavior
University of Toronto, Canada
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MAY
4

NO GRAND ROUNDS
APA Conference

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11 "Medical Marijuana"
Andrew Weil, M.D.
Professor, Department of Public Health
Director, Program of Intergrative Medicine
School of Medicine
University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
The J. Thomas Ungerleider Lecture
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18 "Autism and Asperger’s Disorder:
Beyond DSM-IV"

Peter E. Tanguay, M.D.
Professor Emeritus
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science
University of California, Los Angeles
Ackerly Endowed Professor
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, Kentucky

The Greenblatt Lecture
now online
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25 "Suicide in Later Life:
An Update on Risk and Prevention"

Yeates Conwell, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
Associate Chair, Academic Affairs
Co-Director, Center for the Study and
Prevention of Suicide
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York
Geriatric Mini-Series

This presentation is supported by an unrestricted
educational grant from Pfizer Inc

now online
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JUNE 2004
1 NO GRAND ROUNDS   
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8 "Nicotinic Receptors and Schizophrenia"
Robert Freedman, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Denver VA Medical Center
Daniel X. Freedman Memorial Lecture

This presentation is supported by an unrestricted
educational grant from Eli Lilly & Company

now online
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