Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Clinical Case Conference Presentation:
A Meta-Commentary on Simplicity and the TED Talk

Demian Rose, MD, PhD
Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


Learning objectives:

  • Identify the typical cadence of an academic presentation and how it may be different from the "great idea" concept of TED talks
  • Experience the same data presented in both formats
  • Anticipate how shorter presentation times may change the experience of grand rounds and especially senior talks


Remote live streaming locations:

  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General: Building 5, Room 7M30
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center: Building 8, Room 313
  • Clearlake VA Clinic
  • Eureka VA Clinic
  • San Bruno VA Clinic
  • San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic
  • Santa Rosa VA Clinic
  • Ukiah VA Clinic

Live streaming is also available at


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

To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 8:30am to 9:30am

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