Grand Rounds Calendar

Unless otherwise noted, Grand Rounds are held at the Road Home Program (1645 West Jackson Blvd., Suite 302) from 11:00am to 12:00noon on Thursdays.

Speaker Name
Speaker Institution
Title of Presentation
1/3/2019 Jennifer Coleman, PhD
Rush University
Psychiatric service dogs: Clinical and legal considerations for practitioners
1/10/2019 Jason Ong, PhD
Northwestern University

Mindfulness and Sleep Health

1/17/2019 Harriet de Wit, PhD University of Chicago
Determinants of Drug Preference: Translational Studies
1/24/2019 Wrenetha Julion, PhD
Rush University
The Role of Culturally Competent Parent Training in Healing Child Adversity
Vijay Mittal, PhD
Northwestern University
Motor Dysfunction and Risk for Psychosis- A Translational Approach
John Walkup, MD Lurie Children’s Hospital / Northwestern University Anxiety Disorders in Children and Adolescents
Molly Brown, PhD
DePaul University

Current issues in the social-ecology of homelessness and housing interventions

2/21/2019 James Garbarino, PhD
Loyola University, Chicago
A Developmental Perspective on Trauma: Social Context Matters
2/28/2019 Mark Pollack, MD
Rush University
Department Business Meeting (open to Faculty, Trainees and Staff of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences)


3/14/2019 CANCELED
3/21/2019 John Zajecka, MD Rush University Update and Application of Esketamine and Pharmacogenetic Testing
3/28/2019 Danie Meyer-Parlapanis, PhD
Universität Konstanz, Germany

Narrative Exposure Therapy

4/4/2019 Charles Nemeroff, MD
University of Texas, Austin

The Grainger Lecture in Advanced Psychiatric Care

Prediction of Disease Vulnerability and Treatment Response in Depression and PTSD: Personalized Medicine in Psychiatry

4/11/2019 Carmen Giurgescu, PhD, RN Ohio State University Building a program of research in health disparities in preterm birth among African American families
4/18/2019 Charles Jaffe, MD Rush University Taking the Pulse of Psychotherapy: Clinical and Research Perspectives
4/25/2019 Laura Murray, PhD Johns Hopkins University Training lay persons in the Common Elements Treatment Approach (CETA): a global look at implementing psychological interventions
5/2/2019 Sophia Vinogradov, MD University of Minnesota

The Danos-Scheftner Lecture in Biological Psychiatry

Promoting Cognitive and Neural System Recovery in Early Psychosis 

5/9/2019 Jasper Smits, PhD University of Texas, Austin Prescribing exercise for the treatment of anxiety and related disorders
5/16/2019 Jen Hyatt Troo Life Coach Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Psychological Treatment
5/23/2019 Natalie Stevens, PhD Rush University Addressing Maternal Trauma and Disparities in Behavioral Health Outcomes

Jenn Blatty, USA (ret)

Dylan Tete, USA (ret)

JT Blatty Photography

Bastion: Community of Resilience

Front Line - Peace Life: A photo exhibition from the war in Ukraine

6/6/2019 Perry Renshaw, MD University of Utah Life elevated: Why are Utahns both very depressed/suicidal and very happy with their quality of life at the same time? 
6/13/2019 Mark Pollack, MD Rush University Department Business Meeting (open to Faculty, Trainees and Staff of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences)