Spring Virtual Spring Webinar
Saturday, April 23, 2022

Missouri Psychiatric Physicians Association
Virtual Spring Educational Webinar

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Jointly Provided by the American Psychiatric Association and the Missouri Psychiatric Physicians Association

Deadline for online registrations is April 22, 2022


Date and Time

8:30 – 9:30 am – “The Prodrome and Schizophrenia Risk States: Assessment, Management and Treatment Resources
Learning Objectives:
1. Identify the difference between clinical high risk for psychosis and the prodrome.
2. Identify the types of clinical high-risk syndromes, and their assessment.
3. Describe intervention for those with prodromal symptoms and local treatment resources.
Speaker: Daniel Mamah, MD, MPE, Director, Washington Early Recognition Center, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine-St. Louis

9:30 – 10:30 am “Network Medicine: Treatment and Prevention of Alzheimer’s”
Learning Objectives:
1. Learn a network medicine approach to treat and prevent cognitive decline.
2. Learn subtypes of Alzheimer’s disease.
3. Learn major stages of Alzheimer’s disease.
Speaker: Dale E. Bredesen, MD, Professor, Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Founding President and CEO, Buck Institute for Research in Aging, Author of the New York Times Bestseller, The End of Alzheimer’s

10:30 – 10:45 am Break

10:45 – 11:45 am “Chronic Disease Model of Addiction: Implications for Treatment of Opioid Use Disorders and Measuring Success”
Learning Objectives:
1. Identify three similarities between substance use disorders and other chronic diseases.
2. Identify three neuroadaptations associated with transition to drug addiction.
3. Describe the general principals of a Medication First, Low Threshold model of care.
Speaker: Douglas M. Burgess, MD

11:45 – 12:00 noon Break

12:00 – 1:30 pm “Challenging Cases in Perinatal Psychiatry”
Learning Objectives:
1. Learn the basic treatment principles for treating pregnant and postpartum patients with common psychiatric problems.
2. Become familiar with resources to enhance your knowledge and continuing education in perinatal psychiatry.
3. Gain clinical pearls for formulating a risk/benefit conversation for each unique patient in this population.
Speaker: Kimberly Brandt, DO, PMH-C, Perinatal Psychiatrist, Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Psychiatry Residency Training Director, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine

Virtual Conference Information

Virtual attendees will be sent an email within a week before the conference with a Zoom link, be sure to set up a Zoom account prior to the seminar. The seminar will start at 8:30 am, with two short breaks. All sessions will be live streamed and handouts for the conference will be sent ahead of time to the email provided above. Be sure that your name is listed on your Zoom account to ensure check-in. MPPA is not responsible for your inability to connect and attend if your device or Internet connection are inadequate.

Accreditation Statement

Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and Missouri Psychiatric Physicians Association. The APA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The APA designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement for CEU Credit: Non-physician attendees who seek Continuing Education Units (CEUs) should consult the appropriate Rules & Regulations/Statutes and/or professional registration board governing their profession in the state in which they practice and hold license.

Completing the Evaluation, Claiming Credit, and Receiving a Certificate: At the conclusion of the conference physician participants will be provided with an opportunity to evaluate the conference and receive a CME credit certificate by completing an online evaluation accessed through the American Psychiatric Association Learning Center at Non-physician participants will have the opportunity to receive a certificate of attendance.

Register Online

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Paper Registration

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722 E. Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Fax: 573-635-7823