Depression Center Colloquium Series
For health professionals and researchers with an interest in depression and related illnesses.
For each Colloquium Series presentation, the learning objectives are:
To help physicians, researchers, social workers, psychologists, and other health care professionals to increase their knowledge of the epidemiology, etiology, and treatment of depression. With greater understanding of recent advances in depression research and new treatment modalities, clinicians can make more informed decisions regarding patient care and help to translate research into practice.
All programs run from 12:00 - 1:30 PM in the Rachel Upjohn Building auditorium (Garden Level), and offers 1.5 CE credits for psychiatrists, and social workers. There is no charge for attendance, and a pizza lunch is provided for those who register. For each colloquium, please arrive at 11:45 AM for lunch. The first speaker will begin promptly at 12 PM.
If you are unable to attend in-person, please check this webpage on the day of the event for a link to a live webcast of the presentation. To view the webcast, please make sure you have the following:
- a Broadband connection
- Adobe Flash Player version 8 or higher
- U-M Weblogin* (uniqname and kerberos password)
*if you do not have a U-M Weblogin, please create a "Friend Account"
Mar 3, 2017
Maximizing Human Capital Through the Double Helix of Mental Health and Work: Helping One Helps Both
- Kara Zivin, PhD
Associate Professor, Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School Faculty Associate, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research Research Scientist, Center for Clinical Management Research (CCMR), VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
- Carolyn S. Dewa, MPH, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Director, Behavioral Health Center of Excellence Evaluation and Outcomes Core University of California, Davis
May 12, 2017
Exercise and Depression
- John Ratey, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
- Rich Dopp, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Medical School, University of Michigan
May 26, 2017
Biomarkers--Enhancing Treatment Response
- Sid Kennedy, MD, FRCPC, MRC Psych
Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto
- Jun Li, PhD
Associate Professor of Human Genetics and Associate Professor of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, Medical School, Human Genetics Department, University of Michigan