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 11:45 AM - 1:30 PM in the Rachel Upjohn Building auditorium (Garden Level), and offers 1.5 CE credits for psychologists, 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"
Jan 31, 2014
The Role of Fibroblast Growth Factor System in Depression
- Srijan Sen, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School
- Cortney Turner, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Scientist, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan Medical School
Feb 28, 2014
Tracking Developmental Changes in Childhood Psychiatric Disorders
- Kate Fitzgerald, M.D.
Assistant Professor and Co-director, Pediatric Anxiety and Tic Disorders Clinic, University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry
- Jeffrey Stanley, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences, Wayne State University
Apr 25, 2014
Electroconvulsive Therapy for Adolescents and Adults: An Update
- Neera Ghaziuddin, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School
- Daniel Maixner, M.D., M.S.
Clinical Associate Professor; Director, Electroconvulsive Therapy Program; Director, Neuropharmacology and New Treatments in Resistant Depression Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School