Psychiatry Student Interest Group Events


The PSIG lunch talks included the following faculty speakers and topics from 2017-2018:

  • Sept. 12, 2018 - Kerry Ressler, MD - trauma
  • July 19, 2018 - Jeffrey Winer, MD - refugee trauma and resilience
  • June 14, 2018 - Sara Brady, MD - forensic psychiatry
  • June 5, 2018 - Chase Samsel, MD - eating disorders
  • May 22, 2018 - Shunda McGahee, MD - caring for the homeless and mental health advocacy
  • May 10, 2018 - Vikram Patel, MD - "Transforming Mental Health Globally"
  • March 27, 2018 - Christine Wittmann, MD - emergency assessment of children and adolescents
  • Feb. 20, 2018 - Marshall Forstein, MD - history of mental health in the US, Psychiatry and the HIV epidemic
  • Jan. 30, 2018 - Bertha Madras, MD - "President's Commission on Combatting Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis: Format and Substance" 
  • Jan. 23, 2018 - Jukka-Pekka Onnela - technology in mental health care
  • Jan. 11, 2018 - Juliana Chen, MD - commentary following film screening of "Looking for Luke"
  • Nov. 6, 2017 - Ted Kaptchuk, MD - "A Personal Journey from Asian medicine and Hippocrates to Shamans and Biomedicine"
  • July 13, 2017 - Umadevi Naidoo, MD - "Food and Mood"
  • June 26, 2017 - Marshall Forstein, MD - history of mental health in the US, Psychiatry and the HIV epidemic
  • June 20, 2017 - Chase Samsel, MD - pediatric psychosocial oncology
  • May 22, 2017 - Giuseppe Raviola, MD - global health and psychiatry
  • May 2, 2017 - Christine Wittmann, MD - child psychiatry
  • April 24, 2017 - Li-Huei Tsai, MD - Alzheimer's Disease
  • March 27, 2017 - Joint event with the Student Coalition on Addiction - film screening of "Everywhere But Safe"
  • March 13, 2017 - Bruce Price, MD, and Phillip Rice, MD - "Social Activism in Times of Despair" 
  • Feb. 6, 2017 - Bertha Madras, MD - opioid addiction