Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Maternal Mental Health as a Window of Opportunity to Disrupt the Intergenerational Transmission of Health Disparities    

Melanie R. Thomas, MD, MS
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand and be able to describe the significance of maternal mental health as a public health priority
  • Describe the relationship between maternal mental health, social determinants of health, and disparities in birth outcomes
  • Be familiar with a few innovative maternal mental health programs and policies at the local and state levels


Remote live streaming locations:

  • Parnassus: LP-190
  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland: OPC Room C


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.

Wednesday, January 23 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, Building 5, Room 7M30
1001 Potrero Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110