Psychopharmacology Update

October 28, 2022 - October 29, 2022

Optional Workshops & Keynote Presentation on October 28
Masterclasses on October 29

 

The Westin Cincinnati Hotel
Cincinnati, Ohio

 

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ACCREDITATION

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for pediatric, general and geriatric psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, psychologists, social workers and other mental health professionals engaged in the care of patients with psychiatric disorders.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

As a result of participating in this activity, participants should be better able to: [bold]General Sessions[/bold] [LIST] [ITEM]Discuss current definitions, criteria, and recent guidelines for treatment resistance in various psychiatric disorders [ITEM]Distinguish between pseudo-resistance, primary and secondary treatment resistance [ITEM]Identify evidence-based strategies to accurately assess treatment resistance among diverse patients with psychiatric disorders and those with comorbidities [ITEM]Evaluate current and novel pharmacological treatment options for treatment-resistant psychiatric disorders, including combination therapies [ITEM]Review available and emerging non-pharmacologic treatment options for treatment-resistant psychiatric disorders [/LIST] [bold]Workshop I: Addiction Management [/bold] [LIST] [ITEM]Review the neurobiology of addiction and how it can inform treatment [ITEM]Explain the various pharmacologic and psychosocial treatments for addictive disorders and describe the factors that should be considered in selecting a treatment modality to match the needs of a specific patient [/LIST] [bold]Workshop II: Medical Marijuana and the Psychiatric Patient [/bold] [LIST] [ITEM]Describe the pharmacology of cannabis and the formulations used for medical purposes [ITEM]Summarize available evidence-based safety and efficacy data on the use of cannabis for psychiatric disorders [/LIST] [bold]Workshop III: Telepsychiatry [/bold] [LIST] [ITEM]Discuss the benefits and barriers of using various telepsychiatry techniques in current clinical practice [ITEM]Summarize legal, licensure and ethical issues with telepsychiatry [/LIST]

 

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS

[bold]Physician Accreditation [/bold] This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Cincinnati and Global Academy for Medical Education. The University of Cincinnati is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. [bold]Physician Credit Designation [/bold] The University of Cincinnati designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 13.5 [italic]AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™[/italic]. (7.5 for the general sessions and 6.0 for attending the pre-conference workshops and Keynote Presentation) Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. [JALOGO][PIM] [bold]Nursing Accreditation[/bold] In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Academy for Medical Education. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the American Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. [bold]Continuing Nursing Education[/bold] The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 13.5 contact hours (7.5 for the general sessions and 6.0 for attending the pre-conference workshops and Keynote Presentation). Pharmacotherapy contact hours for Advance Practice Registered Nurses will be determined and indicated on your certificate. [bold]Continuing Pharmacy Education [/bold] Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this continuing education activity for 13.5 contact hours (0.125 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.  (Universal Activity Number – (JA4008162-9999-22-309-L01-P). Type of Activity: Knowledge [bold]Physician Assistants Credit Designation[/bold] The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts [italic]AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ [/italic]from organizations accredited by the ACCME. [bold]American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Maintenance of Certification[/bold] ABPN Diplomates may select any CME activity relevant to their practice to count towards ABPN MOC requirements. Diplomates should self-report the activity to the ABPN.