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Psychiatry Research Conference

FALL 2016| SPRING 2017
Tuesdays | 12 NOON | Meyer 1-191

13Karin J. Neufeld, MD, MPH
Host: Kamiya
Associate Professor, Clinical Director, JHU SOMDelirium Research at Johns Hopkins
20Jin Hui Joo, MA, MD
Host: Leoutsakos
Assistant Professor, JHU SOMWhat Do Peers Say to Patients? Communication Strategies Used by Peer Mentors to Relieve Depressive Symptoms
27O. Joseph Bienvenu, III, MD, PhD

Host: Cullen
Associate Professor of Pychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Director, Psychiatry Residents' Outpatient Continuity Clinic; Co-director, Anxiety Disorders Program - JHU SOMPsychological Distress Phenomena After Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome – A 5-Year Longitudinal Study
Oct 4

Alan "Lanny" Berman, PhD

Host: Nestadt

Adjunct Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - JHU SOMRethinking Suicide Risk Assessment: A Data-Informed Approach
11Elizabeth A. Stuart, PhD

Host: Zandi
Associate Dean for Education, Professor of Mental Health, Biostatistics, Health Policy and Management, JHSPHWhy should we care about who enrolls in a randomized trial?  Assessing and enhancing the generalizability of trials to target populations.
18Adam P. Spira, PhD
Host: Onyike
Associate Professor, Department of Mental Health, JHSPHIs Disturbed Sleep a Risk Factor for Dementia?
25Charles W. Bradberry, PhD

Host: Dunn
Senior Investigator, Preclinical Pharmacology Section, NIH/NIDAContrasting Roles of Orbitofrontal and Anterior Cingulate Cortices in Models of Cocaine Dependence
Nov 1Gregory Pontone, MD
Host: Ardesha
Director, Movement Disorders Psychiatry Clinic; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, JHU SOMCognitive Impairment in Parkinson’s Disease
8Irving M. Reti, MBBS, MD
Host: Goes
Associate Professor, Director, Brain Stimulation Program, JHU SOMNeuromodulation for Intractable Self-Injurious Behavior Associated with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Translational Study
15Marco A. Grados, MD, MPH
Host: Vasa
Associate Professor, Clinical Director JHU SOMResearch in the Pediatric OCD Phenotype: Clinical and Research Implications

Kafui Dzirasa, MD, PhD

Host: Kamiya

Assistant Professor, Laboratory for Psychiatric Neuroengineering, Principal Investigator, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Departments of Neurobiology, Biomedical Engineering, Center for Neuroengineering, Duke University Medical CenterDriving Emergent Networks to Promote Resilience
29Kamal Sharma, Ph.D.
Host: Kim
Research Associate, Department of Neuroscience, JHU SOMGenetics of Neuropsychiatric Disorders:
A Perspective on Synaptic Failure
Dec 6Jennifer L. Payne, M.D.
Host: Cullen
Associate Professor of Pychiatry and Behavioral Sciences; Director, Women's Mood Disorders Center, JHU SOMA Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Trial of Valacyclovir in Cognitive Impairment Associated with Bipolar Disorder and HSV-1
13Andrew E. Jaffe, Ph.D.
Host: Zandi
Investigator, Genome Informatics, Lieber Institute for Brain DevelopmentDevelopmental and Genetic Regulation of the Human Frontal Cortex Epigenome and Transcriptome in Schizophrenia
20Kyrana Tsapkini, Ph.D.
Host: Onyike
Assistant Professor of Neurology, JHU SOMTranscranial direct current stimulation in primary progressive aphasia
Jan 3

Paul B. Rosenberg, MD

Host: Leoutsakos

Associate Professor, Associate Director, Memory and Alzheimer''s Treatment Center - JHU SOMNeuropsychiatric Symptoms in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease

Jennifer A. Haythornthwaite, PhD

Host: Campbell

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Director of the Center for Mind-Body Research - JHU SOMThe Role of Pain Catastrophizing in the Development and Maintenance of Chronic Pain
17Glenn J. Treisman, MD, PhD
Host: D'Agati
Eugene Meyer III Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine, Director of AIDS Psychiatry Services, JHU SOM 

Jonathan Flint, MD

Host: Goes

Professor-in-Residence, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences; Senior Scientist, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine; Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human BehaviorThe Genetic Basis of Depression
31Deborah Gross, DNSc, RN, FAAN
Leonard and Helen Stulman Endowed Professor in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing; Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, JHU SON and SOMYoung Children’s Behavioral Health: Why We Need to Invest in School-based Parenting Interventions
Feb 7Michael S. Kidorf, Ph.D.

Host: Kim
Associate Director, Addiction Treatment Services; Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences JHU SOMCommunity Support Intervention for Opioid Users

Steven Siegel, MD,PhD

Host: Kamiya

Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern CaliforniaG-WiZ: Genome-Wide Zeitgeist: Moving from Etiology to Pathophysiology-based Animal Models of Schizophrenia
21Christopher J. Hammond, MD

Host: Dunn
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, JHU SOMNeurophysiological and Psychosocial Correlates of Reward Processing in Adolescent Cannabis and Tobacco Users and Healthy Controls

Mark Olfson, MD, MPH

Host: Cullen

Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University Medical CenterSelf-Harm in the Emergency Department: A Missed Opportunity for Suicide Prevention
March 7

Jason C. Ong, PhD

Host: Campbell

Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of MedicineSleep Wars: The Force Awakens

Rochelle E. Tractenberg, PhD, MPH, PhD, PStat®, FASA

Host: Leoutsakos

Associate Professor, Nerology; Director, Collaborative for Research on Outcomes and -Metrics - Georgetown University Medical Center
[CANCELED] due to inclement weather
On the Obsolescence of Group Means for Clinical Trials in Psychiatry
21Daniel R. Weinberger, MD
Host: Lyketsos
Director and CEO, Lieber Institute for Brain Development; Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, Neuroscience and The Institute of Genetic Medicine, JHU SOMPsychosis ver 2017
Katherine P. Rankin, PhD
Hote: Onyike
Professor in Residence, Department of Neurology
University of California San Francisco
Neural Networks Underlying Empathy in Health and Neurodegenerative Disease
April 4John Geddes, MD, FRCPsych

Host: Goes
Professor of Epidemiological Psychiatry; Director, NIHR Oxford Cognitive Health Clinical Research Facility; Director, Oxford Cognitive Health and Neuroscience Clinical Trial Unit - Department of Psychiatry, Medical Services Division, University of OxfordRediscovering Drug Discovery in Bipolar Disorder
11Kellie L. K. Tamashiro, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, JHU SOMAnorexia Nervosa: Behavioral and Neurobiological Insights Using Animal Models
18Catherine Stanger, PhD
Host: Vasa
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at DartmouthUsing Incentives to Motivate Abstinence Among Substance-Using Teens: A Family-Based Approach
25Mary M. Sweeney, PhD
Host: Campbell
Postdoctoral Fellow, BPRU, JHU SOMThe Buzz on Caffeine: Energy Drinks, Alcohol, and Caffeine Use Disorder
May 2

Kaj Blennow, Docent

Host: Lyketsos

Professor, Chief Physician, Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry, University of GothenburgOssoff Lecture

Scott D. Halpern, MD, PhD, M.Bioethics

Host: Dunn

Associate Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine of the University of PennsylvaniaPaying Patients for Research Participation and Organ Donation: Undue, Unjust, or Unclear?

Sharon L Larson, PhD

Host: Zandi

Senior Investigator (Professor), Director of Behavioral Research, Department of Epidemiology and Health Services Research, Geisinger Center for Health Research

A New Bag of Tricks for Delivering Behavioral Health Care: Translating Our Work in a Learning Health Care System

June 6Rochelle E Tractenberg, PhD, MPH, PStat, FASA

Host: Leoutsakos
Associate Professor, Neurology
Director, Collaborative for Research on Outcomes and Metrics
Georgetown University Medical Center
On the Obsolescence of Group Means for Clinical Trials in Psychiatry