Psychiatry Grand Rounds


The Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds are held Thursdays from 12-1pm on Zoom. Please see below for the 2021-2022 Grand Rounds Schedule:

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Date Presenter Title
9/9/2021 Kiara Alvarez, PhD Suicide Prevention for Immigrant-Origin Latinx Youth: Bridging Clinical, Family, and Social Contexts
9/23/2021 Jodie Kliman, PhD Intersectionality and the Social Matrix Diagram Disparities in Health and Mental Health
9/30/2021 Christina S. Lee, PhD The Impact of Discrimination and Stigma on Substance Use: Implications for Early Intervention
10/7/2021 Dr. Anusha Lachman, MBCHB, FCPSYCH, MMED Infant Mental Health Practice and Education: Perspectives from South Africa
10/14/2021 Ruth Paris, PhD, LICSW The Growing Together Study: Promoting Healthy Relationships for Women with OUD and their infants
10/21/2021 Emily Kline, PhD Psychosocial Interventions for Early-Course Psychosis
10/28/2021 Lara Guzman-Hosta, PsyD Violence Risk Prediction Through a Multicultural Lens
11/4/2021 David H. Barlow, PhD, ABPP Neuroticism and Disorders of Emotion: A New Synthesis
11/11/2021 Andrea Spencer, MD ADHD in Diverse Populations: Reducing Treatment Disparities
11/18/2021 Leo Beletsky, JD, MPH The Role of Police in Shaping Drug-Related Harms
12/2/2021 Tony Thrasher, D.O., DFAPA Readin’, Ritin’, and the Reduction of Risk: The Art of High Acuity Documentation
12/9/2021 Cecil R. Webster, Jr, MD Racial and Intersectional identity Matters in Clinical Care
12/16/2021 CMTP Doctoral Interns: Talia Bragg, Jordan Brooks, Bianka Charity-Parker, Pamela Cornejo, Hanan Hashem, Maria Martinez-Parker, Kenedy Ramos, Whit Ryan, Rehan Sheikh & Brandon Tross Decolonizing Your Practice: Rupture and Repair
1/6/2022 Andrea Spencer, MD & Hannah Brown, MD Morbidity and Mortality Case Presentation
1/13/2022 Miriam Komaromy, MD, FACP, DFASAM Creating an Integrated Approach to Treatment of Substance Use Disorders (SUDs) at BMC: Update on the Grayken Center and Recent Advances in Treatment of SUDs
1/20/2022 Anne E. Kubal, PhD, CEDS-S Eating Disorders: Identification and Treatment of the Core Issues
1/27/2022 Department Meeting – NO GRAND ROUNDS
2/3/2022 Daryl Shorter, MD Substance Use Disorder Treatment and the LGBTQ+ Community
2/10/2022 Pamela Y. Collins, MD, MPH Global Mental Health: Opportunities at the Intersections
2/24/2022 Pedro José Fernandez, M.D Pro-active Psychiatry: The Future of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry
3/3/2022 Jack Rozel, MD, MSL Violence 201: Integrating Threat Management into Clinical Practice
3/10/2022 Kelley Saia, MD Boston Medical Center’s Project RESPECT
3/17/2022 Sidney Hankerson, MD, MBA Partnering with Black Churches to Promote Mental Health Equity
3/24/2022 Altaf Saadi, MD Neuropsychiatric Health of Refugees: Clinical and Policy Implications
3/31/2022 WRAP Next Gen: Young Adult Mental Health in 2022 Conference – NO GRAND ROUNDS
4/7/2022 Mark S. Yurewicz, MD Substance and Bias in Substance Use Disorders
4/14/2022 Candice Silveria-Carpenter, PhD Psychodynamic Implications for Collaborative Care: Families, Systems, and Historically Oppressed Groups
4/21/2022 Carl Street, MD, Cecil Webster, MD, Konjit Page, PhD & Li Brookens, LCSW Affirming Care with and for LGBTQIA+ People: An Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion
4/28/2022 Noshene Ranjbar, MD Integrative Psychiatry: The Growing Evidence, Training Opportunities, and Practice
5/5/2022 Alexander Chang, MD, Brittany Gouse, MD, MPH, Ashley Nieves-Archibald, MD & Luc Amdahl, MD Addressing Transportation Barriers to Improve Engagement in Specialty Psychosis Care: A Quality Improvement Project
5/12/2022 Patrick McGrath, PhD OCD and ERP: The Use of Evidence Based Therapy and the Elimination of Safety Seeking Behaviors
5/19/2022 Heidi Ellis, PhD Trauma Systems Therapy
5/26/2022 Dara Wilensky, MD How Can We Help? CL Psychiatry’s Role in Treating Severe and Enduring Eating Disorders
6/2/2022 Lucy Lan, MD, MBA, Olga Novikov, MD, PhD, Jennifer Tufts, MD & Tamkeenat Syed, MD, MPH Minimizing No Show Rates in Resident Clinic: A Quality Improvement Project
6/9/2022 Han Yue, MD & Sonal Jain, DO QI/Research Resident Presentation
6/16/2022 Lauren Ng, PhD Persecution and Mental Health of Sexual Minority Refugees and Asylum Seekers