Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation:
Neurodevelopment Mechanisms Linking Early-Life Adversity With Child and Adolescent Psychopathology

Katie McLaughlin, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
Harvard University


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

  • Identify emotional, cognitive, and neural mechanisms linking different forms of early-life adversity to risk for internalizing and externalizing psychopathology
  • Distinguish between mechanisms linking experiences of trauma to psychopathology from those linking experiences of deprivation with mental health problems


Remote live streaming locations:

  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General: Bldg. 5, Room 7M30B
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center: Bldg. 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, November 12, 2019 at 8:30am to 9:30am

HSW-300 Auditorium
513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143