UCSF Psychiatry headed to New York for 63rd AACAP Annual Meeting

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This year's AACAP Annual Meeting will be held in New York.

The 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP) will be held Monday, October 24 – Saturday, October 29, 2016 in New York. Numerous current and former UCSF Psychiatry faculty members and trainees will be in attendance, including the following scheduled to contribute at one or more sessions:

Tuesday, October 25

  • Bennett L. Leventhal, MDMatthew W. State, MD, PhD – Symposium 3: The Sixth Annual Child Mind Institute On the Shoulders of Giants Symposium (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)
  • John L.R. Rubenstein, MD, PhD – Symposium 3.1: The Sixth Annual Child Mind Institute On the Shoulders of Giants Symposium: "Full Frontal: Understanding Control and Implications of Brain and Frontal Cortex Development" (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)
  • Daniel Vogt, PhD – Symposium 3.2: The Sixth Annual Child Mind Institute On the Shoulders of Giants Symposium: "Inhibitions Can Be Fun: Inhibitory Neuronal Development and Neurodevelopmental Disorders" (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)
     

Wednesday, October 26

Thursday, October 27

​Friday, October 28

  • Khyati Brahmbhatt, MD – Special Interest Study Group 8: Integrating Clinical Pathways Into the Management of Psychiatric Disorders Within Pediatric Settings (5:00-6:30 p.m.)
  • Bennett L. Leventhal, MD – New Research Poster 5.25: Data-Driven Clustering of Psychiatric and Behavioral Symptoms Using a Web-Based Symptom Checker (9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)
  • Bennett L. Leventhal, MD – Clinical Perspectives 35: Can Brain Imaging Change the Game for Child and Adolescent Mental Health? A Look at Today and Tomorrow (1:30-4:30 p.m.)
  • Bennett L. Leventhal, MD – Clinical Perspectives 37.2: Updates in Global, Indigenous, and Cross-Cultural Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: The Legacy of Dr. John F. McDermott, Jr.: "Challenges and Opportunities in the Flattening World: Growth of Global Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Services and Training" (1:30-4:30 p.m.)
  • Matthew W. State, MD, PhD – New Research Poster 5.32: A Zebrafish Model for Identifying Common Biological Mechanisms and Pharmacological Pathways in Autism Spectum Disorders (9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)
     

Saturday, October 29

  • Khyati Brahmbhatt, MD (chair) – Workshop 40: Pediatric Catatonia: Moving in Steps From Diagnosis to Treatment (8:30-11:30 a.m.)
  • Robert L. Hendren, DO (chair) – Symposium 47: Emerging Biomarkers for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Using Technology to Revolutionize Clinical Trials and Establish Novel Therapeutics (1:30-4:30 p.m.)
  • Bennett L. Leventhal, MD; Matthew W. State, MD, PhD – Symposium 53: A Multi-Faceted Approach to Evidence-Based Developmental Psychopathology: Honoring the Contributions of David Shaffer, FRCP, FRCPsych (1:30-4:30 p.m.)
  • Alicia Lieberman, PhD – Clinical Perspectives 42: New Disorders of Early Childhood From DC:0-5™: "Relationship-Specific Disorder of Early Childhood" (1:30-4:30 p.m.)
     

Schedule information provided by the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Presenters and presentations are subject to change without prior notice.