Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Special Grand Rounds Presentation:
Connections: Dr. Feinberg and the Pruning Hypothesis

Speakers :
Irwin (Bob) Feinberg, MD
Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
UC Davis

Seth Cohen, MD
Staff Psychiatrist
Atascadero State Hospital

Howard Rosenbaum, MD
Clinical Psychiatrist
Wildwood Psychiatric Resource Center


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, attendees will have a better understanding of:

  • The relationship between complement and schizophrenia
  • The history of the pruning hypothesis and schizophrenia
  • The complexity of scientific process


Remote live streaming locations:

  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General: Building 5, Room 7M30
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center: Building 8, Room 320B
  • 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, May 29, 2018 at 8:00am to 9:30am

HSW-301 Auditorium
513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143