2020 RTP Senior Talks

Please join us on Wednesday, May 27 and Wednesday, June 3 for the 2020 UCSF Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program Senior Talks, a pair of online symposia celebrating the scholarly work of our graduating residents.

May 27 presentations:

  • "APA Medical Student Elective in HIV Psychiatry: Recruitment, Mentorship, and Clinical Experience" (Luke Carson, MD, MPH)
  • "How a Case Report Ages Over Time and Setting: Zolpidem as an Alternative to Benzodiazepines for Catatonia in a Patient with Obstructive Sleep Apnea" (Pedro Duran, MD)
  • "Pray the Gay Away: A Critical Analysis of Laws Banning Sexual Orientation Change Efforts for Minors" (Andrew Halls, MD)
  • "Breast Cancer Screening Disparities for Women With Schizophrenia" (Alison Hwong, MD, PhD)
  • "Utilization of Telemental Health to Increase Access to Group Therapy for Female Veterans" (Nicole Tarui, MD, MPH)
  • "Psychedelics and Groups: A New Era of Social Psychopharmacology?" (Alexander Trope, MD, MS)

June 3 presentations:

  • "Association of Mental Health Diagnoses with Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases Among Refugee, Non-Refugee Immigrant, and US-Born Patients at Zuckerberg San Francisco General" (Michelle DeChant Barton, MD, MPH)
  • "Do Psychedelics Work?: A Brief Epistemological Exploration" (Jordan Eipper, MD)
  • "Integrative Psychiatry for PTSD" (Jessica Holliday, MD)
  • "Mo' Money, Mo' Problems: The Importance of Financial Literacy Education During Residency Training (Peter Kass, MD, MEd)
  • "Neuromodulation for OCD" (A. Moses Lee MD, PhD)
  • "Childhood Trauma and Immune Cell Response to a Typhoid Vaccination" (Eleanor Woodward, MD)
  • "Mild Neurocognitive Disorder: Pearls for Learners in Psychiatry" (William H. Zhu, MD, MS)

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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