March 10 - 12, 2016, Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
  Join us in Chicago for this highly interactive, learning-focused meeting  
Earn up to 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  Obtain Your Entire Year’s ABPN SA Requirement for MOC

Don’t wait! Last year’s meeting sold out.

Due to overwhelming interest, this year’s 2016 Psychiatry Update is SOLD OUT!

Please visit the 2016 Psychiatry Update: Encore Presentation website to register to attend this year’s Encore Presentation taking place December 4-6 at Encore at Wynn Las Vegas.

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Topics at this CME Meeting for Psychiatrists and Mental Health Clinicians include:

  • Anxiety Disorders

  • Depression

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder New!

  • Substance Abuse

  • Managing the Difficult Child New!

  • Psychotic Disorders

  • Pregnancy/Women’s Health

  • Geriatric Issues

  • ADHD

  • Sleep Disorders

Dear Colleagues:
On behalf of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists we are pleased to present our 2016 Psychiatry Update.

In our interactive, learning-focused format, nationally renowned faculty will provide best practice information specifically designed to address the everyday challenges of improving outcomes for your patients.

As always, our meeting offers an outstanding opportunity for peer-to-peer learning and networking. With question and answers allotted for every session, there is ample time to share best-practices and find solutions to your most difficult clinical challenges.
We hope you can join us in Chicago.

Richard Balon, MD
Donald W. Black, MD
Meeting Co-Chairs

Co-Directors Richard Balon, MD Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences
Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan

Donald W. Black, MD Professor of Psychiatry
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, Iowa

Faculty Marlene P. Freeman, MD Associate Professor of Psychiatry,
Harvard Medical School
Director of Clinical Services,
Perinatal and Reproductive Psychiatry
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

George Grossberg, MD Professor, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry
Saint Louis University
St. Louis, Missouri

Robert L. Hendren, DO Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, California

Henry A. Nasrallah, MD The Sydney W. Souers Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology and Psychiatry
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Andrew Alan Nierenberg, MD Director
MGH Bipolar Clinic and Research Program
Associate Director
MGH Depression Clinical and Research Program
Training and Education, MGH Research Institute
Massachusetts General Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Carol S. North, MD, MPE Medical Director
The Altshuler Center for Education & Research Metrocare Services,
The Nancy and Ray L. Hunt Chair in Crisis Psychiatry and Professor of Psychiatry
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Vice President
American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists
Dallas, Texas

Mark H. Pollack, MD Grainger Professor and Chairman
Department of Psychiatry
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois

Anthony L. Rostain, MD, MA Director, Education, Department of Psychiatry
Professor of Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor of Pediatrics
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Thomas Roth, PhD Director, Sleep Disorders and Research Center
Henry Ford Hospital
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of Michigan College of Medicine
Detroit, Michigan