Intensive Services Grand Rounds

The History of Involuntary Treatment and Controversies

Renée Binder, MD
Department of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
UCSF School of Medicine


Learning objectives:
By the end of this presentation, attendees will:

  • Gain information about the history of involuntary treatment in the United States
  • Gain knowledge about the abuses of involuntary treatment
  • Understand the background of the Riese decision


Intensive Services Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an audience of medical professionals.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available for licensed physicians participating in this activity. You must attend this event in-person and sign in to qualify for CME credit.

Monday, February 25 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

LP-190 Auditorium
401 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143