Symposium on Medical Student Education in Psychiatry


Tuesday, April 6, 2021, 1:00pm to 5:30pm



2021 Theme: Integrating Neuroscience in Psychiatry Teaching

All HMS Psychiatry faculty are invited.

Program to include:

  • Awards presentation of Cynthia Kettyle and Jonathan Borus faculty teaching awards
  • Faculty Workshops:
    • Option A - “What to Say When Patients Ask: Teaching Medical Students Clinically Relevant Neuroscience” by Jane Eisen, MD, and Robert Fenster, MD
    • Option B - “Are We There Yet?  The Need for Neuroscience in Medical School Psychiatry Training” by Joshua Roffman, MD, PhD
    • Option C - “Integrating Neuroscience Into Clinical Teaching as a General Psychiatrist: Challenges and Opportunities” by Jennifer Greenwold, MD, and Montie Meyer, MD
  • Keynote Presentation - Why Neuroscience Matters in Clinical Psychiatry Education: From PTSD to Addiction by Kerry Ressler, MD, PhD