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 Buffalo, New York, at the Hotel Henry Urban Resort Conference Center.
2020 Presenters to be Announced Closer to Event
R. Lorraine Collins, PhD, Associate Dean for Research Professor, Department of Community Health and Human Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, SUNY
- Cannabis and Health: Overview and Considerations in a Changing Policy Environment
Antoine Douaihy, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Senior Academic Director of Addiction Medicine Series, UPMC - Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
- Motivational Interviewing Update
Steven Dubovsky, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Chair, Department of Psychiatry, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
- Psychological Issues Affecting the Course and Treatment of Mood Disorders
Howard H. Goldman, MD, Professor of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine
- Mental Health Insurance Parity: Making Progress One Step at a Time
Allan S. Kaplan, MD, Senior Clinician/Scientist, Center for Addictions and Mental Health, Professor of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of TorontoOverview of Anorexia Nervosa: Diagnosis, Etiology, and Treatment
- Overview of Anorexia Nervosa: Diagnosis, Etiology, and Treatment
Sarah Kuriakose, PhD, BCBA-D, Statewide Director of Psychology Services, NYS OMH, Clinical Associate Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine
- Implementing an Autism Care Pathway in General Psychiatric Units
The location is Buffalo, New York, at the Hotel Henry Urban Resort Conference Center.
Numerous hotels are available in the area.
UB Department of Psychiatry
Erie County Medical Center
462 Grider Street
Buffalo, NY 14215
The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.