7th Annual Psychopharmacology Update

7th Annual Psychopharmacology Update (Two-day Program – Fri.-Sat., Dec. 10-11, 2021)

Webinar -- 12:00 AM ET


Tentative Agenda (subject to change)
All times listed in ET

Day 1 : Friday, December 10, 2021

9:50 - 10:00 AM: Opening Remarks – Roger McIntyre, MD, FRCPC

10:00 - 11:00 AM: Pharmacotherapy of Major Depression – Manpreet K. Singh, MD, MS
-short break-

11:05 - 12:05 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk
-short break-

12:10 - 1:10 PM: Pharmacotherapies for Psychiatric Disorders: What Does the Future Hold? – Greg Mattingly, MD

1:10 - 1:40 PM: Meal Break

1:40 - 2:40 PM: Pharmacotherapy of Anxiety Disorders – Sanjay J. Mathew, MD
-short break-

2:45 - 3:45 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk
-15 min break-

4:00 - 5:00 PM: Managing Side Effects of Psychiatric Medications – Joseph Goldberg, MD
-short break-

5:05 - 6:05 PM: Pharmacotherapy of Antipsychotic-Induced Movement Disorders – Jonathan M. Meyer, MD

6:05 - 6:10 PM: Closing Remarks


Day 2: Saturday, December 11, 2021

9:50 - 10:00 AM: Opening Remarks

10:00 - 11:00 AM: Pharmacotherapy of Bipolar Depressive Spectrum Disorders – Roger McIntyre, MD, FRCPC
-short break-

11:05 - 12:05 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk
-short break-

12:10 - 1:10 PM: Pharmacotherapy of ADHD and New Treatments for Psychiatry – Anthony L. Rostain, MD, MA

1:10 - 1:40 PM: Meal Break

1:40 - 2:40 PM: Pharmacotherapy of Schizophrenia – John M. Kane, MD
-short break-

2:45 - 3:45 PM:  Non-CME Educational Talk
-short break-

3:50 - 4:50 PM: Pharmacotherapy of Premenstrual, Perimenopausal and Postpartum Depression – Anita Clayton, MD

4:50 - 5:00 PM: Closing Remarks – Roger McIntyre, MD, FRCPC


Anita Clayton, MD

David C. Wilson Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry & Neurobehavioral Sciences
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, Virginia

Joseph Goldberg, MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York

John M. Kane, MD

Vice President for Behavioral Health Services
Northwell Health
Chairman of Psychiatry
Zucker Hillside Hospital
Queens, New York
Chairman of Psychiatry
Professor of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine
Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Hempstead, New York

Sanjay J. Mathew, MD

Professor and Vice Chair for Research
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

Greg Mattingly, MD

Associate Clinical Professor
Psychiatry, Psychopharmacology
Washington University School of Medicine
St Louis, Missouri
St Charles Psychiatry Associates
St Charles, Missouri

Roger S. McIntyre, MD, FRCPC

Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology
Department of Psychiatry/Pharmacology
University of Toronto
Head, Mood Disorders Psychopharmacology Unit
Department of Psychiatry
Toronto, Canada

Jonathan Meyer, MD

Clinical Professor
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, California
Psychopharmacology Consultant
California Department of State Hospitals
Sacramento, California

Anthony L. Rostain, MD, MA

Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Camden, New Jersey

Manpreet K. Singh, MD, MS

Associate Professor and Akiko Yamazaki and Jerry Yang Faculty
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, California

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve the knowledge, competence, and performance of learners to assess diagnostic considerations and new and emerging therapies for the treatment of psychiatric illness.

Target Audience 
This activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, pharmacists, social workers, and psychologists engaged in the care of patients with psychiatric illness.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Implement evidence-based pharmacotherapy for schizophrenia, mood, and anxiety disorders
  • Discuss the latest advances in the management of premenstrual, perimenopausal, and postpartum depression
  • Summarize and review approaches to manage side effects of psychotropics
  • Evaluate the role of innovative treatments in treatment-resistant depression
  • Assess the management of TD in psychiatric patients
  • Discuss unmet needs in pharmacotherapy of ADHD across the lifecycle
  • Summarize the use of evidence-based treatments for anxiety disorders
  • Formulate treatment regimens considering the emergence of new antidepressant therapies
  • Individualize treatment choices based on efficacy, safety, long-term data considerations and unique patient characteristics


Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Credit Designation 

CCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Continuing Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity will be 9.0 contact hours.

Continuing Pharmacy Education

CCO designates this continuing education activity for 9.0 contact hours (0.9 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. UAN: UAN will be specific to each topic

Type of Activity: Application

Upon successfully completing the activity evaluation form, transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service within 60 days.

Physician Assistant Continuing Medical Education

Clinical Care Options, LLC has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 9.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Psychologist Continuing Education

Continuing education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.

This activity will offer 9.0 continuing education credits for psychologists

Social Work Continuing Education

As a Jointly Accredited Organization, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. CCO maintains responsibility for this course. Social workers completing this course will receive 9.0 continuing education credits.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any relevant conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.