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Monday, September 18 • 4:15pm - 5:30pm
DSM-5 Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders: Knowing It Better and Improving Clinical Practice

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Although DSM-5 has been utilized for over three years, most mental health professionals remain unaware of some key high-level changes and are therefore unable to apply some of its most useful tools to their clinical practice. This session will review these changes (diagnosis as a three-step process; new tools to more precisely implement this process) and their clinical implications, and application to treatment will be discussed with the use of clinical vignettes.

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Rajiv Tandon, MD

Professor of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida Rajiv Tandon, MD, is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Tandon has authored more than 300 scientific publications and given over 1,000 national and international scientific presentations. He has received several awards for research and teaching in schizophrenia, including the 2010 and 2016 SIRS (International Schizophrenia Research Society) Senior Researcher of the Year awards for the most-cited paper in schizophrenia between 2008-2010 and the most downloaded paper in schizophrenia between 2014-2016. Dr. Tandon has received the Exemplary Psychiatrist Award from the National Alliance for Mental Illness on three occasions: in 2009, 2012, and 2015. He was a member of... Read More →

Monday September 18, 2017 4:15pm - 5:30pm
Hall E-3 The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Boulevard New Orleans, LA 70130