Neuropsychiatric Institute
Grand Rounds
An interdisciplinary program featuring topics of clinical relevance
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DATE TITLE OF LECTURE NAME OF SPEAKER
Sept. 8, 1998
"The River and the Road"
A Performance by The Imagination Workshop
The Imagination Workshop
UCLA Department of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences

Sept. 15, 1998

"Neuropsychiatric Measures in Adolescent
Schizophrenic Patients
"

S. Charles Schultz, M.D.
Professor & Chairman, Department of Psychiatry
Case Western Reserve University
Director, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospitals of Cleveland

Sept. 22,1998

"Neurobiological Mechanisms of
Antipsychotic Drug Response
"

John Csernansky, M.D.
Gregory B. Couch Professor of Psychiatry
Washington University, St. Louis

Sept. 29,1998

"Changes in Psychoanalytic Thinking:
A Contemporary Vantage Point"

Jeffrey Trop, M.D.
Training and Supervising Analyst Faculty, Institute on Contemporary Psychoanalysis
Assistant Clinical Professor, UCLA Department of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
Presented in Association with the Institute on Contemporary Psychoanalysis

Oct. 6, 1998

"Future Antidepressants:
Why, What and How?
"

William Potter, M.D.
Executive Director, Neuroscience Therapeutic Area
Lilly Research Laboratories

Oct. 13, 1998

"Reformulating Diathesis-Stress
Models of Schizophrenia
"

Elaine Walker, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology and Psychiatry
Emory University

Oct. 20, 1998

"What is the Mind? An Interpersonal
Neurobiology of Human Experience
"

Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Medical Director, UCLA Infant and Preschool Services

Oct. 27, 1998

"Treating Chronic Depression"

Alan J. Gelenberg, M.D.
Professor & Head, Department of Psychiatry
The University of Arizona Health Sciences Center

Nov. 3, 1998

Turken Award Lecture
"The Determinants of Cognitive Decline
in Demented and Non-Demented Twins"

Chandra Reynolds, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor of Psychiatry,
University of Southern California
Presented in association with the Los Angeles Alzheimer's Association>

Nov. 10, 1998

"Treatment of Neuropsychiatric Disturbances
in Alzheimer's Disease"

Jeffrey L. Cummings, M.D.
Augustus Rose Professor,
Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences
Director, UCLA Alzheimer's Disease Center

Nov. 17, 1998

"Neurobiology and Psychopharmacology
of Schizophrenia: An Update"

Henry A. Nasrallah, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology
University of Mississippi

Nov. 24, 1998

No Grand Rounds:
Thanksgiving Holiday

 

Dec. 1, 1998

"Tribute in Honor of Dr. Jolyon West"

The Faculty & Staff of the
Neuropsychiatric Institute & Hospital
University of California, Los Angeles

Dec. 8, 1998

Philip R.A. May Memorial Lecture
"Can the Course of Schizophrenia be Changed?
Early and Sustained Intervention
"

Richard Wyatt, M.D.
Executive Director, Office of Intramural Research
National Institute of Mental Health

Dec. 15, 1998 - CANCELLED

"Development of Prefrontal Cortex and its
Relevance to Psychiatric Disorders"

Grazyna Rajowska, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Anatomy
Department of Psychiatry & Human Behavior
University of Mississippi Medical Center

Dec. 23, 1998

No Grand Rounds:
Holiday

 

Dec. 30, 1998

No Grand Rounds:
Holiday

 

January 12, 1999

"Immunology and Psychosis"

Mark H. Rapaport, M.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego

January 19, 1999

"Brain Structure and Function in Schizophrenia: Implications for Pathophysiology"

Raquel E. Gur, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Radiology
Director, Neuropsychiatry Section
University of Pennsylvania, Medical Center

January 26, 1999

"Exposures in Pregnancy:
Focus on Psychotropic Drugs
"

Karen Filkens, M.D.
Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of California, Los Angeles

February 2, 1999

"What History Tells Us About Organizational Effects on Human Creativity"

Jared M. Diamond, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Physiology
University of California, Los Angeles

February 9, 1999

"Autism: What Do We Know?"

B.J. Freeman, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles

February 16, 1999

"Report from Havanna"

Marvin Karno, M.D.
Professor and Associate Chair
Director, Division of Social and Community Psychiatry
University of California, Los Angeles (Speakers Panel including Alex Kopelowicz, M.D., and Robert Zarate, Ph.D.)

February 23, 1999
(not webcast at
speaker's request)

Estrogen and Cognitive Functioning
in Healthy Elderly Women and in
Women with Alzheimer's Disease"

Barbara B. Sherwin, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Psychology
McGill University, Montreal

March 2, 1999

"Proactive Multimodal Psychotherapeutic Interventions in Working with Terminally Ill Patients"

Lobsang Rapgay, Ph.D.
Lecturer and Staff Psychologist, Consultation Evaluation Services
Department of Psychiatry
University of California, Los Angeles

March 9, 1999

"Dual Diagnosis: Substance Abuse Assessment and Treatment Among
Individuals with Schizophrenia"

Douglas Ziedonis, M.D., M.P.H.
Director, Division of Addiction Psychiatry
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutger's University Center for Alcohol Studies

March 16, 1998

Body Dysmorphic Disorder:
Recognizing and Treating Imagined Ugliness

Katharine A. Phillips, M.D.
Associate Professor, Bio-Medical Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Brown University

March 23, 1999

"Clinical Performance Indicators"

Rodrigo A. Munoz, M.D.
President
American Psychiatric Association

March 30, 1999

"Risky People, Risky Partners, and Risky Circumstances:
Women Living with HIV"

Gail E. Wyatt, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles

April 6, 1999

"Intersexuality: Evolving Thoughts on Therapy"

Cheryl Chase, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Intersex Society of North America

April 13, 1999

Gertrude Rogers Greenblatt Lecture
"Prepubertal and Early Adolescent Bipolarity"

Barbara Geller, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis

April 20, 1999

"Genetic Findings in Psychiatry:
Applications in the Clinic"

Nelson B. Freimer, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco

April 27, 1999

"Depression and the Thyroid Axis:
What to Know, What to Do"

Arthur J. Prange, Jr., M.D.
Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of North Carolina

May 4, 1999

"Brain Mapping"

John Mazziotta, M.D.
Professor
Department of Neurology and Radiology
University of California, Los Angeles

May 11, 1999

"Double Stigma: Psychotherapy with
Gay Men and Lesbians of Color"

Duane McWaine, M.D.
Medical Director
Didi Hirsch Community Mental Health Center

May 18, 1999

No Grand Rounds

APA Meeting

May 25, 1999

"How the Mind Hurts and Helps the Body:
The Revolutionary Science of
Psychoendoneuroimmunology"

Oakley Ray, Ph.D.
Professor, Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology
Vanderbilt University

June 1, 1999

"In Vivo Libraries of Transgenic Mice
Identify Behavioral Genes"

Desmond J. Smith, Ph.D., B.M.B.Ch.
Assistant Professor
Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology
University of California, Los Angeles

June 8, 1999

"New Anticonvulsants In The
Treatment of Bipolar Disorders"

Mark Frye, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles

June 15, 1999

"Improving Primary Care for
Depression in Late Life
"

Jurgen Unutzer, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles

Wednesday , June 16, 1999

Daniel X. Freedman Memorial Lecture
"Helping Someone with Mental Illness"
Book signing to follow in the Louis Jolyon West Auditorium Foyer

Rosalynn Carter
Former First Lady
Vice Chair, The Carter Center
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