Psychiatry Grand Rounds: The Increasing Impact of Neuroscientific Advances on the Care of Psychiatrically Ill Patients

Activity Details

Ongoing - UF

Contact Information

720 SW 2nd Ave., Suite 575
Gainesville, Florida 32601

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Presented by
Eugene H. Rubin, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Washington University in St. Louis – School of Medicine
Vice Chairman for Education, Department of Psychiatry
Professor of Psychology, Washington University in St. Louis

Target Audience
Primary Care Physicians


Program Description
This CME activity consists of an educational component (slides, audio lecture) in an electronic format, followed by an online post-test. Estimated time to complete this activity, including review of materials, is one hour.

Requirements for Successful Completion

  • This CME activity consists of an educational component (audio lecture in an electronic format, which is followed by an online post-test).
  • Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.
  • In order to receive credit, participants must view the presentation in its entirety.
  • The University of Florida College of Medicine will report CME credit to CE Broker when applicable.

Learning Objectives
As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Explain why it is important for psychiatrists to have a working knowledge of clinical neuroscience.
  2. Describe the importance of studying families with dominantly inherited Alzheimer's disease on the development of treatments for Alzheimer's disease.
  3. Report how the breakdown of the emotional salience network by different molecular pathologies can lead to symptoms of behavioral variant frototemporal dementia (bvFTD)
  4. Test the diagnosis of anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis into the differential diagnosis of atypical psychosis.

Faculty Disclosure
Dr. Rubin does not have any financial relationships to disclose.  Dr. Bussing (planning committee) has disclosed that in the past 12 months she has received grant/research support from Pfizer. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

Continuing Medical Education Credit
Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditâ„¢. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: December 16, 2015

Expiration Date: December 15, 2019

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