UCLA NPI GRAND ROUNDS
1999-2000
see the live webcast *
SEPTEMBER
14 "In the Shadow of the Holocaust: Children of Holocaust Survivors" (now online)
Aaron Hass, Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
Professor, Department of Psychology
California State University, Dominguez Hills
21 "Drug Interactions: When, Why, and So What?" (no webcast available)
Sheldon H. Preskorn, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chairperson, Department of Psychiatry
University of Kansas, Wichita
28 "Brain Imaging Studies of Substance Abuse"
Edythe D. London, Ph.D.
Visiting Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
OCTOBER
5 Special Grand Rounds as part of a full-day symposium:
Overcoming Barriers to New Treatments of Neurodegenerative Diseases

"Vaccination With the Beta Amyloid Peptide Reduces
Alzheimer's Disease-like Pathology in PDAPP Mice"

Dale Schenk, Ph.D.
Vice President of Neurobiology
Elan Pharmaceuticals, San Francisco
12 "Diagnosis and Treatment of Dysthymic Disorder"
David Dunner, M.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, Center for Anxiety and Depression
University of Washington
19 Turken Lecture: Quality of Life in Alzheimer's Disease
"The Effectiveness of Nurse-Based Outreach to the Elderly"
Peter V. Rabins, M.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Johns Hopkins University
26 "Sexual Differentiation of the Brain"
Roger Gorski, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Neurobiology
University of California, Los Angeles
NOVEMBER
2 "Approaches to the Development of Medications for Cocaine
Dependence: How Science Informs the Process"
(now online)
Frank J. Vocci, Ph.D.
Director, Medications Development Division
National Institute on Drug Abuse
9 "Atypical Antipsychotic Medication and Tardive Dyskinesia:
Has TD Been Eradicated?"

William M. Glazer, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
16 "Magnetic Resonance Investigations of Schizophrenia" (now online)
Kelvin O. Lim, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Physics
The Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research, New York
23 NO GRAND ROUNDS- Happy Thanksgiving
30 "Head Start and Mental Health: Six Thousand Kids and
Four Years Later"
(now online)
Steven R. Forness, Ed.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
DECEMBER
7 The Phillip R. A. May Memorial Lecture
"Improving the Outcome of Schizophrenia: 35 Years of
UCLA Research"

Stephen R. Marder, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
14 "Internet Crimes: Stalking, Cyberhate, and Pedophilia" (now online)
John Deirmenjian, M.D.
Fellow, Department of Forensic Psychiatry
Case Western Reserve University
21 NO GRAND ROUNDS- Happy Holidays
28 NO GRAND ROUNDS- Happy Holidays
JANUARY
4 NO GRAND ROUNDS- Happy New Year
11 The Dennis P. Cantwell Memorial Lecture
"Autism and Language Deficits: A Tantalizing Dance" (not available online)
Sir Michael L. Rutter, M.D.
Professor, Social, Genetic and Development Psychiatry Research Centre
Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London
18 "Quantitative MR Imaging of Diffuse Brain Disease: Lessons from Sickle Cell Anemia" (now online)
R. Grant Steen, Ph.D.
Assistant Member, Diagnostic Imaging
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
25 "Complex Chronic Pediatric Pain" (now online)
Brenda Bursch, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
and
Lonnie Zeltzer, M.D.
Professor, Pediatric Pain Program
University of California, Los Angeles
FEBRUARY
1 "Temporal Continuities Between Juvenile and Adult Depression: Implications for Treatment" (now online)
Uma Rao, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
8 "Glucocorticoids, Cognition, and Psychotic Major Depression" (now online)
Alan F. Schatzberg, M.D.
Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry
Stanford University
15 "An Epidemiology of Clinically Significant Mental Disorders with Explicit Needs: Implications for Diagnostic Criteria and Service Planning" (now online)
Darrel A. Regier, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Director, Epidemiology and Health Policy Research
National Institute of Mental Health
22 NO GRAND ROUNDS- Happy President's Day
29 "Diagnostic Controversies in Adult ADHD" (now online)
James McGough, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
MARCH
7 "Towards a Developmental Neuropathology of Schizophrenia"
Steven E. Arnold, M.D.
Associate Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology
University of Pennsylvania
14 "Major Depressive Disorder: Course, Chronicity, and Recovery"
Lewis L. Judd, M.D.
Chair, Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego
21 The Gertrude Rogers Greenblatt Lecture
"What Has Pediatrics Taught Us About Posttraumatic Stress Disorder?" (now online)
Margaret L. Stuber, M.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles
*Please note this change in schedule (originally scheduled for the 28th)
28 "Eating Disorders: The Revised Practice Guidelines"
Joel Yager, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair for Education, Department of Psychiatry
University of New Mexico
*Please note this change in schedule (originally scheduled for the 21st)
APRIL
4 "A Three-Legged Psychiatry: Genes, Drugs, and Stories"
Samuel H. Barondes, M.D.
Director and Professor of Psychiatry
Langley Porter Institute, University of California, San Francisco
11 "Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Mood Stabilization in Manic-Depressive Illness"
Husseini K. Manji, M.D., FRCPC
Associate Professor, Departments of Pharmacology, Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
Wayne State University
18 "Long-Term Treatment of Chronic Major Depression"
James H. Kocsis, M.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Cornell University
25 "Sex and the Brain: The Role of Hormones and Context in Mood Disorders"
David R. Rubinow, M.D.
Clinical Director, Behavioral Endocrinology Branch
National Institute of Mental Health
MAY
2 "Serotonin and the Second Brain"
Michael D. Gershon, M.D.
Professor and Chairman, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Columbia University
9 "Immune and Endocrine Factors in Mood Disorders and the Psychotropic Effect of Lithium"
Janusz K. Rybakowski, M.D.
President, Polish Psychiatric Association
University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland
16 NO GRAND ROUNDS- APA
23 The Daniel X. Freedman Memorial Lecture
"Daniel X. Freedman as Mentor in Research and Public Policy: A Remembrance and Perspective" (now online)
Jack D. Barchas, M.D.
Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Weill Medical College, New York Weill Cornell Medical Center
30 NO GRAND ROUNDS- Happy Memorial Day
JUNE
6 "Making an Exhibition Historical: Freud, Conflict and Culture"
Michael S. Roth
Associate Director
Getty Research Institute for the History of Art and the Humanities
13 "Psychotherapy for Treating Late-Life Depression and Anxiety"
Patricia A. Arean, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco
 
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