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Psychiatry Grand Rounds

CURRENTLY GRAND ROUNDS IS HELD VIA ZOOM

UMass Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds take place each Thursday of the month from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. and are located in the Lazare Auditorium (1st floor - Medical School Building, S1-607, near the library) unless otherwise indicated. Rounds are attended by faculty, residents, and professional staff, and are also open to the public.  For additional information or if you are interested in being a speaker, please contact Dr. Anthony Rothschild, Grand Rounds Committee Chair, or Karen Lambert, Grand Rounds Coordinator, at 508-856-5928, or via email: Karen.Lambert@umassmed.edu.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds Archived Video Links 2020-2021

September 2021

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2021

    THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2021

    "UMass Psychiatry:  Accomplishments, Challenges and Opportunities"

    Speaker: Kimberly A. Yonkers, M.D.
    Katz Family Chair, Department of Psychiatry
    Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry
    UMass Medical School/UMass Memorial Medical Center

  • THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2021

    THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2021

    PSYCHIATRY/VA JOINT GRAND ROUNDS

    "Suicide Prevention: Building an Evidence Base for Strategies that Promote Connectedness"

    Speaker: Debeer, Bryann R. PhD
    Director, VA Patient Safety Center of Inquiry –
    Suicide Prevention Collaborative, Clinical Research Psychologist
    Rocky Mountain MIRECC for VA Suicide Prevention

October 2021

  • THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7 , 2021

    THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7 , 2021

    Visiting Professor Series

    "Diagnosing Bipolar Disorder: Where Have We Come From and Where Are We Going"

    Speaker: Cathryn Galanter MD
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Training Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

  • THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2021

    THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2021

    "From Mechanism to Medication: Examining Neural Circuitry Underlying Opioid Reward and Treatment Strategies for Opioid Use Disorder.”

    Speaker: Chloe Jennifer Jordan, Ph.D
    Instructor in Psychiatry
    McLean Hospital
    Division of Alcohol, Drugs and Addiction

  • THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2021

    THURSDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2021

    Wortzel

    "Climate Change and Mental Health: Toward Understanding Psychiatry’s Crucial Roles in the Climate Change Crisis"

    Speakers: Janet Lewis, MD
    Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital
    Finger Lakes Health, Geneva, NY
    Joshua Worztel, MD
    Stanford University



  • THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2021

    THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2021

    "Beyond Dopamine: Novel and Emerging Treatments for Schizophrenia"

    Speaker: Christoph U. Correll, MD
    Professor of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine
    The Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell Hempstead, NY USA
    Investigator, Center for Psychiatric Neuroscience     
    Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
    Manhasset, NY, USA

November 2021

  • THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2021

    THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2021

    Speaker: Michael Trimble MD
    Professor of Behavioural Neurology,
    Consultant Physician to the Department of Psychological Medicine,
    National Hospital Queen Square, London

  • THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2021

    VETERAN'S DAY - NO GRAND ROUNDS

  • THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2021

    THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2021

    “The Relationship Between Stress and Substance Use Disorders: A Conundrum.” 

    Speaker: Kathleen T Brady, MD PhD
    Vice President for Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
    Medical University of South Carolina

December 2021

  • THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2021

    THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2021

    Speaker: Amalia Londoño Tobón, MD
    IMH-E® Mentor
    Adult and Child Psychiatrist
    Postdoctoral Clinical and Research Fellow in Perinatal Mental Health 
    Brown University | Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

  • THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2021

    ACNP ANNUAL MEETING - NO GRAND ROUNDS

  • THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2021

    THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2021

    "The Treatment and Management of Schizophrenia"

    Speaker: Joseph McEvoy MD
    Case Distinguished Chair in Psychotic Disorders
    Professor, Medical College of Georgia
    Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior

  • THURSDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2021

    NO GRAND ROUNDS - CHRISTMAS

  • THURSDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2021

    NO GRAND ROUNDS - NEW YEAR'S

January 2022

  • THURSDAY, JANUARY 6, 2022

    THURSDAY, JANUARY 6, 2022

    Speaker: Julia Koretski MD PGY IV
    Chief Resident in Psychopharmacology
    Department of Psychiatry
    University of Massachusetts Medical School/UMassMemorial Health Care

  • THURSDAY, JANUARY 13, 2022

    THURSDAY, JANUARY 13, 2022

    Speaker: Emily Federa Hungria MD PGY IV 
    Department of Psychiatry 
    University of Massachusetts Medical School/UMassMemorial Health Care

  • THURSDAY, JANUARY 20, 2022

    THURSDAY, JANUARY 20, 2022

    Speaker: Arielle Graham MD – Child Fellow
    Department of Psychiatry
    University of Massachusetts Medical School/UMassMemorial Health Care

  • THURSDAY, JANUARY 27, 2022

    THURSDAY, JANUARY 27, 2022

    Speaker: Derek Luzim MD PGY IV 
    Department of Psychiatry 
    University of Massachusetts Medical School/UMassMemorial Health Care

February 2022

  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2022

    Speaker: Aedome Girma DO PGY IV
    Department of Psychiatry
    University of Massachusetts Medical School

  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2022

    Curriculum Retreat - NO GRAND ROUNDS

  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2022

    TBD

March 2022

  • THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2022

    Speaker: Jennifer Gottlieb, Ph.D.
    Evidence-Based Psychosocial Initiatives Specialist
    Division of Population Behavioral Health Innovation
    Teaching Associate, Harvard Medical School
    Cambridge Health Alliance | 1493 Cambridge Street
    Cambridge, MA 02139
    Diplomate, Academy of Cognitive Therapy
    Vice-President & Founding Member, North American CBT for Psychosis Network

  • THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2022

    TBD

  • THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2022

    Speaker: Susan L. McElroy, MD
    Chief Research Officer, Lindner Center of HOPE
    Linda and Harry Fath Endowed Professor
    Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience,
    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

  • THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2022

    THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2022

    Speaker: Mo Modarres, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
    E.K Shriver Center
    UMass Chan Medical School

  • THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2022

    THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2022

    Shriver Center Lecture

    Speaker: Sarabeth Broder-Fingert MD MPH
    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UMass Chan Medical School
    Vice Chair of Clinical Research in the Department of PediatricsAssociate Director of Research at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center

April 2022

  • THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2022

    THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2022

    Semi-Annual Grudzinskas Lecture

    Speaker: Christopher Slobogin   
    Milton R. Underwood Chair in Law
    Director, Criminal Justice Program
    Affiliate Professor of Psychiatry
    Vanderbilt Law School

  • THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2022

    THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2022

    Speaker: Jeffrey Q Bostic MD MEd
    Faculty, Child Psychiatry Georgetown University Hospital
    District of Columbia MAP Consultation Program

  • THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2022

    TBD

  • THURSDAY, APRIL 28, 2022

    TBD

May 2022

  • THURSDAY, MAY 5, 2022

    FACULTY RETREAT - NO GRAND ROUNDS

  • THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2022

    TBD

  • THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2022

    RESIDENT RETREAT - NO GRAND ROUNDS

  • THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2022

    DEBRA JANSSEN ANNUAL LECTURE

June 2022

  • THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2022

    TBD

  • THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2022

    TBD

  • THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2022

    RESIDENT GRADUATION - NO GRAND ROUNDS