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Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series Presentation:
Mitigating Melancholy in Motherhood

Katherine L. Wisner, MD, MS
Norman and Helen Asher Professor • Director, Asher Center for the Study and Treatment of Depressive Disorders • Departments of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and Obstetrics & Gynecology • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Learning objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Define the incidence of perinatal mood disorders
  • Identify the diagnostic profile of individuals with perinatal depression
  • Describe the impact of confounding variables in observational studies of medication exposre outcomes in pregnancy
  • Identify the signs and frequency of Neonatal Discontinuation Syndrome
  • Review the short- and long-term outcomes of psychotropic exposure in pregnancy


UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended only for behavioral/mental health professionals and clinical providers.

Continuing education (CE) credit is available for physicians, psychologists, nurses, and therapists who participate in this activity.

Event Details

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