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1:00 – 1:30 Welcome to the 11th Annual Chair Summit
Charles B. Nemeroff, MD, PhD 

1:30 – 2:15 The Status of Laboratory Testing to Predict Antidepressant Response
Charles B. Nemeroff, MD, PhD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

2:15 – 3:00 Individualizing Care in Migraine: From Prevention to Acute Management
David D. Dodick, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

3:00 – 3:45 Brain-Informed Use of Hormones: From Oral Contraceptives to Gender Affirming Hormone Therapy
C. Neill Epperson, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

3:45 – 4:15 Break in the Exhibit Hall

4:15 – 5:00 Convergence of Placenta Biology and Genetic Risk for Schizophrenia
Daniel Weinberger, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

4:15 – 5:00 Patients Keep Asking About Cannabis: The Data Behind Its Use in Neurology and Psychiatry
Panel Discussion: Paul Carney, MD; Mark S. Gold, MD; Igor Grant, MD, FRCP(C); Joel J. Silverman, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8: 7:30 AM – 7:00 PM

7:30 – 8:15 General Breakfast/Exhibits

7:30 – 8:00 Breakfast with an Expert:

  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Addressing Agitation in the ER and other Clinical Settings
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental Research, Insights, and Clinical Practice

Joel J. Silverman, MD; Leslie Zun, MD, MBA; W. Vaughn McCall, MD, MS

8:15 – 9:00 The Pluses and Minuses of Ketamine for Major Depression
Alan F. Schatzberg, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

9:00 – 9:45 Receptor Pharmacology in Bipolar Depression
Mark A. Frye, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

9:45 – 10:30 Epidemiology and Emerging Role of CBD for Pediatric Epilepsy Syndromes
Paul Carney, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

10:30 – 11:00 Break in the Exhibit Hall


How to Proceed with Treatment-Resistant Depression When the Evidence-Base is Scant
Charles B. Nemeroff, MD; Alan F. Schatzberg, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Genetic Testing in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Its Role in Clinical Management
Stephan J. Sanders, BMBS, PhD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

60’s Revenge: Psychedelics in Treatment Resistant Conditions
Paul Summergrad, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Evidence-Based Assessment and Treatment of the Psychiatric Patient in the Emergency Department
Leslie Zun, MD, MBA – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

What’s New in the Burnout Literature?
Joel J. Silverman, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Pain Regulation in Health and Disease

Jon-Kar Zubieta, MD, PhD Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Addressing Your Greatest Concerns in Schizophrenia Management with the Help of LAIs: From Suicide to Relapse Prevention
John Lauriello, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

11:45 – 12:00 Open Discussion Q&A / Evaluations / Exhibits

12:00 – 12:45 BREAKOUT SESSIONS (ROUND II) (Same as Round I, See 11:00 – 11:45)

12:45 – 1:30 Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

1:30 – 2:15 Throwing a Lifeline to Your Patients with Postpartum Depression: Recognition, Accurate Diagnosis, and Management
David R. Rubinow, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

2:15 – 3:00 HIV Associated Neurocognitive Disorders
Mark A. Frye, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

2:15 – 3:00 HIV Associated Neurocognitive Disorders
Igor Grant, MD, FRCP(C) – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

3:00 – 3:30 Break in the Exhibit Hall


Mood and Sleep Disturbances after RRSO
C. Neill Epperson, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Is This a Candidate for Neuromodulation?
W. Vaughn McCall, MD, MS  – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Opioid Use Disorder
Mark S. Gold, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Applying Data to Practice: Integrating New Therapies for Migraine in Real World Patients
Teshamae Monteith, MD, FAHS – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Finding the Right Fit: The Use of LAIs in Schizophrenia Management
John Lauriello, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Jon-Kar Zubieta, MD, PhD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Overcoming the Clinical Challenges of Tardive Dyskinesia – A Practical Approach
Carlos Singer, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

4:15 – 4:30 Open Discussion Q&A/Evaluations/Exhibits

4:30 – 5:15 CHART REVIEW SESSIONS (ROUND II) (Same as Round I, See 3:00 – 3:45)

5:15 – 5:30 Open Discussion Q&A/Evaluations

5:30 – 6:15 Thinking Outside the Box: Novel Strategies to Improve Outcomes in OUD
Mark S. Gold, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

6:15 – 7:00 Happy Hour Reception and Presentation of the Chair Award


7:30 – 8:30 Breakfast/Exhibits

7:45 – 8:15 Breakfast with an Expert

  • Adapting to Change When Your Practice Changes
  • Anxiety

Ned H. Kalin, MD; Steven Siegel, MD, PhD

8:30 – 9:15 Moving the Needle for Optimal Outcomes in Schizophrenia Management: An Update on Long-Acting Injectables and Strategies for Shared Decision-Making
John Lauriello, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

9:15 – 10:00 State-of-the-Art Management of ADHD in Children, Adolescents, and Adults: Best Practices and Emerging Strategies
Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

10:00 – 10:30 Break in the Exhibit Hall


Integrating the Latest Therapeutic Advances to Improve Patient Outcomes in Upper Limb Spasticity
Gemayaret Alvarez, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Redesigning Student Mental Health to Meet the Student’s Needs
Steven Siegel, MD, PhD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Clinical Trial Updates on ADHD Therapies: Translating Data to Practice
Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Creating Individualized Treatment Plans for Patients with Migraine
Teshamae Monteith, MD, FAHS – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Integrating New Evidence-Based Approaches for the Management of Tardive Dyskinesia
Carlos Singer, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

The Medical Differential Diagnosis of Psychiatric Disorders
Paul Summergrad, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

What is Psychiatry’s Role in Treating Opioid Use Disorder?
Mark S. Gold, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

Promoting Change in the Management of Treatment-Resistant Depression: Neuromodulation in Remission and Recovery
W. Vaughn McCall MD, MS – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

11:15 – 11:30 Open Discussion Q&A/Evaluations/Exhibits

11:30 – 12:15 ASK THE CHAIR BREAKOUT SESSIONS (ROUND II) (Same as Round I, See 10:15 – 11:00)

12:15 – 12:30 Open Discussion Q&A/Evaluations

12:30 – 1:15 Why Are So Many Clinical Trials in Alzheimer’s Disease Failing?
Charles B. Nemeroff, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

1:15 – 2:00 Early Life Predictors for Developing Anxiety and Depression
Ned H. Kalin, MD – Download Activity Slides (PDF)

2:45 Adjournment of the 11th Annual Chair Summit

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