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Friday, September 15 • 8:50am - 4:30pm
Advanced Psychopharmacology Preconference: Real Patients. Real Problems. Real Solutions.

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Preregistration required. Limited seating. Additional fees apply. 
Join more than 500 of your dedicated mental healthcare professional peers who are looking to further their knowledge and understanding of specialized topics in psychopharmacology. Members of the esteemed Psych Congress Steering Committee will lead case-based presentations that aim to answer some of the most difficult diagnosis and prescribing questions that even the most experienced practitioners find challenging.

Speakers
avatar for Julie Carbray, PhD, FPMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, APN

Julie Carbray, PhD, FPMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC, APN

Psych Congress Steering Committee Member; Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Nursing University of Illinois at Chicago | | Julie Carbray holds her PhD and Master of Science degrees from Rush University, Chicago and her Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. A Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), she has been on faculty at UIC since 1993. As the Administrative Director of the Pediatric Mood Disorder Program, Dr. Carbray manages the clinical programs and multidisciplinary training for the clinic and is a clinical expert in the area of children and adolescents with mood disorders within the UIC Depression and Resilience Center. As a clinician, Dr. Carbray has a national reputation of excellence in serving families of children with mood disorders, and was recognized by the UIC community in 2008 by receiving the Karen Gousman Excellence in Nursing Award and the American Psychiatric Nurses... Read More →
avatar for Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC

Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC

Psych Congress Steering Committee Member; Private Practice, Austin, Texas; Adjunct Clinical Affiliate, School of Nursing, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas | | Saundra Jain, MA, PsyD, LPC, provides workshops to healthcare practitioners, organizations, businesses, and individuals interested in learning more about the power of wellness. In 1992, Dr. Jain launched a private practice of psychotherapy, where she currently provides services for a wide range of mental health issues. | | Dr. Jain is very active in the area of peer-to-peer education, especially in the disease states of depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, and ADHD. Another strong clinical and educational interest involves differential diagnosis of major psychiatric disorders. She is the co-creator and co-presenter of a novel and extremely well-received interactive workshop/program addressing the challenges of dealing with psychiatric comorbidities through the use of psychiatric scales and screeners. This program reached a national audience, and according to many attendees changed the way they practice medicine. Dr. Jain has been instrumental in developing several other innovative tools/programs to fill current gaps in this area. She is the co-creator and co-presenter featured on an interactive DVD titled Differentiating Bipolar Depression from Unipolar Depression. Recently, Dr. Jain served as the co-host... Read More →
avatar for Charles Raison, MD

Charles Raison, MD

Psych Congress Co-Chair; Mary Sue and Mike Shannon Chair for Healthy Minds, Children & Families and Professor, School of Human Ecology; Professor, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin | | Charles L. Raison, MD, is the Mike and Mary Sue Shannon Endowed Chair in Mind, Body, and Family Well-being, Professor, School of Human Ecology, and Professor, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison in Madison, Wisconsin. Prior to this he was Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, and the Barry and Janet Lang Professor of Integrative Mental Health at the Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, University of Arizona. | Dr. Raison is internationally recognized for his studies examining novel mechanisms involved in the development and treatment of major depression and other stress-related emotional and physical conditions, as well as for his work examining the physical and behavioral effects of compassion training. The recipient of several teaching awards, Dr. Raison has received research funding from the National Institute of Mental Health, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In 2014 Dr. Raison received the Raymond Pearl Memorial Award from the Human Biology Association... Read More →
avatar for Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH

Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH

Psych Congress Co-Chair; Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry,Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, Midland, Texas | | Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, attended medical school at the University of Calcutta in India and attended graduate school at the University of... Read More →
avatar for Vladimir Maletic, MD, MS

Vladimir Maletic, MD, MS

Psych Congress Steering Committee Member; Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville, South Carolina | | Vladimir Maletic, MD, MS, is a clinical professor of neuropsychiatry and behavioral science at the U... Read More →


Friday September 15, 2017 8:50am - 4:30pm
La Nouvelle Orleans AB The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Boulevard New Orleans, LA 70130