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Comprehensive Review of Psychiatry Conference

We host an annual conference on the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of psychiatric disorders.

Lectures by internationally renowned speakers followed by workshops and small group discussions translate complex data into simple, clinically relevant information.

We welcome psychiatrists, primary care physicians, nurses, psychologists, pharmacists, social workers and other mental health professionals to join us for this event in Niagara Falls, NY at the Niagara Falls Conference Center.

2017 Presentations

2017 Event Details
  • Thursday, Sept. 28
    11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

  • Friday, Sept. 29
    7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Niagara Falls Conference Center, Niagara Falls, NY

The Main Entrance is on Old Falls Street

(Park at City Lot)


Brochure/Conference Program/Registration


  • Steven L. Dubovsky, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Chair, Department of Psychiatry, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y.
    •    “Diagnosis and Management of Patients With Co-Occurring Substance Use and Other Psychiatric Disorders”
  • Michael Garrett, MD, Professor of Clinical Psychiatry; Director of Psychotherapy Education, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, New York, N.Y.
    • "Psychotherapy for Psychosis"
  • Christopher McDougle, MD, Nancy Lurie Marks Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Director, Lurie Center for Autism, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass.
    • "Psychopharmacology of Autism Spectrum Disorders"
  • Nancy McWilliams, PhD, psychoanalyst; author in private practice, Flemington, N.J.
    • "Rethinking Madness"
  • Mark Zimmerman, MD, Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, R.I.
    • "Bipolar Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder: Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Patients with Both Disorders"
    • "Measuring Quality: Why You Should Do It and How You Can Do It"

Location and Accommodations

Niagara Falls Conference Center
Niagara Falls, NY

 Numerous hotels are available in the area.


You may register by phone, fax or mail:

  • Phone: Call (716) 898-4857. Have your credit card information ready.
  • Fax: Print out the conference brochure, fill out the form on the back and fax it to (716) 898-4447.
  • Mail: Print out the brochure and fill out the form, then mail it with payment to:

Angela Bella
UB Department of Psychiatry
Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, NY 14215

Registration Fee

The registration fee is:

  • $250 for two days (includes breakfast and lunches)
  • $50 for residents
  • $100 for Thursday
  • $150 for Friday

If you pay by check, make it payable to University Psychiatric Practice, Inc.

CME Accreditation

The University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.