Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Clinical Case Conference Presentation:
Diagnostic Testing in New-Onset Psychosis

Speaker:
Emma Samelson-Jones, MD
Health Sciences Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

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Learning objectives:
By the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Generate a differential diagnosis for new-onset psychosis 
  • Differentiate between screening and diagnostic testing; weigh the risks and benefits of testing in new-onset psychosis based on history, physical exam, and positive and negative predictive values of the test
  • Evaluate the emerging research on NMDA receptor encephalitis and psychosis
  • Determine the utility of gene testing for psychosis 

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Remote live streaming locations:

  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General - Building 5, Room 7M30
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center - Building 8, Room 320B
  • SFVAHCS Clearlake VA Clinic
  • SFVAHCS Eureka VA Clinic
  • SFVAHCS San Bruno VA Clinic
  • SFVAHCS San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic
  • SFVAHCS Santa Rosa VA Clinic
  • SFVAHCS Ukiah VA Clinic

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Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience only.

Tuesday, June 6 at 8:00am to 9:30am

HSW-301 Auditorium
513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143

Event Type

Grand Rounds, Lecture/Seminar, Academic

Affiliation

School of Medicine

Audience

Students, Postdocs, Faculty

Campus

Parnassus

Tags

psychgr

Website

http://psych.ucsf.edu/grandrounds

Department/Group

Department of Psychiatry

Hashtag

#ucsfpsychGR

Contact Info

Gina Martinez, (415) 476-7755, gina.martinez@ucsf.edu

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