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2018 Spring Meeting
Welcome to the
Psychopharmacology Update: State-of-the-Art 2018 Spring Meeting
Thank you for attending the ASCP Psychopharmacology: State-of-the-Art 2018 Meeting, March 24-25, 2018! 


The Spring 2018 Psychopharmacology Update: State-of-the-Art Meeting Evaluation and CME Request is Now Available!
 
Evaluation: Please complete your evaluation  by Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  The CME Committee strives to continue to improve the meeting. 
 
CME Request: In order to receive your CME credits, you must complete the evaluation. After completing the evaluation, you will be prompted to log in to your ASCP account, where you will attest the sessions you attended. Please complete your CME Request by Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
 
All certificates will be emailed out in early May.


 

CME Credit 
In 2018, the Society designates this live meeting for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that (s)he actually spent in the educational activity. Please click here for additional CME information.

 
The meeting was held March 24 - 25, 2018 at 
UCLA Luskin Conference Center

2018 Spring Meeting Registration Rates
Registration FeesASCP Member*Non-MemberResidents/ Trainees**
Until January 15th$450$550$100
By March 1st$500$600$100
After March 1st$525$625$100
*If not currently an ASCP member, you may join during the registration process and pay the discounted rate.
**To get the Resident rate, you must join ASCP as a Resident Member. (Membership is complimentary.)

 
The 2019 Spring Meeting housing information will be available in late 2018.
 

 

2018 Topics and Presenters

 

Saturday, March 24, 2018
7:30am - 8:45amRegistration & Continental Breakfast
7:45am - 8:45amAsk the ExpertMichael E. Thase, M.D.
9:00am - 10:00amTreatment Resistant Depression: A Systematic Approach to ManagementMichael E. Thase, M.D.
10:00am - 10:10amQ and A
10:10am - 11:10amReciprocal Interactions Between the CNS and Immune System: Mechanisms and Mental Health OutcomesMichael Irwin, M.D.
11:10am - 11:20amQ and A
11:20am - 11:35amBreak
11:35am - 12:35pmPrinciples and Practice of Psychopharmacotherapy: What we Can Learn From Real Cases 
 
Sheldon Preskorn, M.D.
12:35pm - 12:45pmQ and A
12:45pm - 2:00pmLunch (On Your Own)
2:00pm - 3:00pmKetamine in Treatment Resistant Depression, from Research to Clinic: Promises and PitfallsCristina Cusin, M.D.
3:00pm - 3:10pmQ and A
3:10pm - 3:25pmBreak
3:25pm - 4:25pmTreatment Adherence with Psychiatric Medications: What do we Really Know?Martha Sajatovic, M.D.
4:25pm - 4:35pmQ and A
4:35pm - 5:35pmMetabolic Effects of PsychotropicsJohn W. Newcomer, M.D.
5:35pm - 5:45pmQ and A
Sunday, March 25, 2018
7:30am - 8:45amRegistration & Continental Breakfast
7:45am - 8:45amAsk the ExpertVivien Burt, M.D., Ph.D.
9:00am - 10:00amBlue Moods and Hot Flashes: Treating Perimenopausal DepressionVivien Burt, M.D., Ph.D.
10:00am - 10:10amQ and A
10:10am - 11:10amThe Use of Atypical Antipsychotics in Nonpsychotic PopulationsJoseph Goldberg, M.D.
11:10am - 11:20amQ and A
11:20am - 11:35amBreak
11:35am - 12:35pmHow to use Pharmacogenomic Tests to Predict the Risk of Side EffectsRajnish Mago, M.D.
12:35pm - 12:45pmQ and A
12:45pm - 2:00pmLunch (On Your Own)
2:00pm - 3:00pmPharmacologic Treatment of Schizophrenia: State-of-the-ArtDonald C. Goff, M.D.
3:00pm - 3:10pmQ and A
3:10pm - 3:25pmBreak
3:25pm - 4:25pmWhat’s New in Sexual Dysfunction?Anita H. Clayton, M.D.
4:25pm - 4:35pmQ and A
4:35pm - 5:35pmPsychedelics in Psychiatry: Psilocybin Treatment for Advanced-Cancer AnxietyCharles S. Grob, M.D.
5:35pm - 5:45pmQ and A