April 16 - 18, 2015 Hilton Chicago
  Join us in Chicago for this highly interactive, learning-focused meeting  
April 16 - 18, 2015 Hilton Chicago

Topics Include:

  • Adult ADHD

  • Depression and bipolar disorder

  • Personality disorders

  • Substance abuse

  • Psychotic disorders

  • Managing weight and cardiovascular comorbidities

  • Pregnancy/Women’s Health

Dear Colleagues:
On behalf of the American Academy of Clinical Psychiatrists we are pleased to present our 2015 Psychiatry Update.

This highly practical, educational meeting will offer 2½ days of clinically useful information and up to 18 CME Credits, including credit toward your MOC.

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
Meeting Co-Chairs Richard Balon, MD Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI

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

Content Reviewer John L. Beyer, MD Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, Duke Mood and Anxiety Disorder Clinic
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina
Faculty Robert M. Anthenelli, MD Professor and Vice Chair for VA Affairs
Director, Pacific Treatment and Research Center
Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine
Associate Chief of Staff for Mental Health
VA San Diego Healthcare System
San Diego, CA

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

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

Frederick K. Goodwin, MD Center on Neuroscience, Medical Progress, and Society
George Washington University Medical Center
Chevy Chase, MD

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

Robert M. McCarron, DO Associate Professor
Director, Integrated Medicine and Psychiatry Education
Director, Pain Psychiatry
Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pain Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Internal Medicine
University of California, Davis School of Medicine
Sacramento, CA

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

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, PA

Anthony J. Rothschild, MD Irving S. and Betty Brudnick Endowed Chair and Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Center for Psychopharmacologic Research and Treatment Department of Psychiatry,
University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMass Memorial Medical Center
Worcester, MA