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Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: Pathophysiology and the Role of the Psychiatrist and Placebo Effect and Clinical Practice

Psychiatry Grand Rounds
Presenter Details
Albert Shin, DO
Albert Shin, DO
PGY-4
Department of Psychiatry

Dr. Shin received his Bachelor of Science from the University of California – San Diego in Physiology and Neuroscience. He completed his medical school training at the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. His current professional interests include inpatient and hospital psychiatry and clinical teaching. 

Kevin Sherman, DO
Kevin Sherman, DO
PGY-4
Department of Psychiatry

Dr. Sherman received his medical degree from Western University of Health Sciences. His undergraduate degree was in Political Science from University of California, Santa Barbara and he completed his pre-medical coursework at Mills College in Oakland, Calif. His professional interests include community psychiatry, integrative medicine and palliative care. 

Additional Information

For Zoom information, contact Jamie Manser at jlmanser@email.arizona.edu.

Learning Objectives

"Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: Pathophysiology and the Role of the Psychiatrist in Diagnosis and Treatment" with Albert Shin, DO.

  1. Understand the pathophysiology of CTE.
  2. Apply pathophysiology basis to understand the presentation and manifestations of disease.
  3. Understand current diagnostic and treatment modalities.
  4. Discuss future directions for diagnosis and treatment.

"Placebo Effect and Clinical Practice" by Kevin Sherman, DO

  1. Define the placebo effect and common associated terminology.
  2. Understand some of the proposed mechanisms contributing to the placebo effect.
  3. Review how the patient-doctor relationship can impact the placebo effect.
  4. Introduce the concept of therapeutic contextual healing.
CME Credit/Disclaimer

THESE TWO PRESENTATIONS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

All faculty, CME Planning Committee members, and the CME office reviewer have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this activity. 

Jan
20
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 12:00pm

LOCATION

Virtual

CONTACT

Jamie Manser
College of Medicine – Tucson
Department of Psychiatry
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