The Semel Institute at UCLA is pleased to present Psychiatry Grand Rounds, our weekly educational conference that brings you cutting-edge information about the clinical neurosciences, human behavior, and mental health care. The conferences are held in the West Auditorium at the Institute on the UCLA campus, and have been webcast online since 1996 with streaming video.

We hope you'll attend these programs in person whenever possible, and use the webcast and podcast editions to enhance your learning experience.
-- Ian A. Cook, MD, Course Director

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  September 2014
9

HEADtalks

Deception Detection: A Journey to Discover the Truth
Christopher Fischer, M.D.,M.S.
Insight: Psychiatry's Double-Edged Sword
Michael Mirbaba, M.D., Ph.D., M.A.
Community Violence, Public Schools, Teacher Burnout, & Preventive Mental Health
Scott Hunter, M.D.
Psychiatry, Love, and the Healing Power of Connection
Elana Miller, M.D.
CME
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16 Neuroimaging and Neuropsyiological Corrrelates of Autism In Tuberous Sclerosis Complex
Jurriaan Peters, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School
CME
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23 Resident Retreat - No Grand Rounds
30 PRITE Exam - No Grand Rounds

  October 2014
7 PRITE Exam - No Grand Rounds  
14 Richard Heyler Lecture:
Autism

Professor David Skuse, M.D., F.R.C.P.
Behavioral and Brain Sciences Unit (Head)
Institute of Child Health University College, London
CME
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21 Evaluating Competency In The Elderly
James Spar, M.D.
Professor of Public Policy, UCLA
Professor
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
CME
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28 Bipolar or Not?: Differentiating Between Pediatric Bipolar Disorder and ADHD
Patricia Walshaw, Ph.D.
Clinical Instructor
Co-Director, CHAMP
CME
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  November 2014
4 Suicide Clusters: In Our Own Backyard
Mark DeAntonio, M.D. and Smitta Patel, M.D., M.P.H.
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
UCLA-Resnick Neuropsychiatric Institute
CME
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11 Veteran's Day - No Grand Rounds
CME
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18 DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES: ADHD In The Female Population
Stephen P. Hinshaw, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Psychology
University of California, Berkeley
Vice-Chair of Psychology, Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco
Editor, Psychological Bulletin
CME
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25 DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES: Bipolar Disorder
Guy Goodwin, FMedSci
W.A. Handley Professor of Psychiatry
University of Oxford
Oxford, U.K.
CME
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  December 2014
2 Gender Identity, Gender Dysphoira, And Trans Care For The Practicing Psychiatrist
Dan Karasic, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco.
CME
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9 Overdiagnosis, Underdiagnosis, Synthesis: A Dialect For Psychiatry And The DMS
Joseph Pierre, M.D.
Co-Chief, Schizophrenia Treatment Unit
West Los Angeles VA Medical Center
Health Sciences Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Associate Director of Residency Education
UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior
CME
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16 DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES: "Oxytocin - a Social Neuropeptide for Translational Psychiatry"
Professor René Hurlemann, M.Sc., M.D., Ph.D.
Chief of the Medical Psychology Division
Head of the NEMO (Neuromodulation of Emotion) Research Group
Department of Psychiatry
University of Bonn, Germany
CME
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23 WINTER HOLIDAY - NO GRAND ROUNDS  
30 WINTER HOLIDAY - NO GRAND ROUNDS  


All Institute Grand Rounds are held in the Louis Jolyon West Auditorium (C8-183) in the Semel Institute building at 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles CA 90024 (Google Map), routinely on Tuesdays. Unless otherwise indicated, the presentation will begin at 11:00 AM, and coffee will be served in the auditorium foyer at 10:45.

Grand Rounds presentations are archived and available on this site. If a presentation has been archived, its title will appear as a hyperlink; if the title is not a hyperlink, then either it has not been archived yet or the speaker declined to permit webcasting.

For more information about our other educational programs, such as the UCLA Annual Review of Psychiatry in November please call the Office of Professional and Community Education at (310) 206-9299, or send email to