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Department of Psychiatry

Department of Psychiatry trainee presentations

Presenter Details
Julie Tomkins, MD
Julie Tomkins, MD
PGY4, Psychiatry Resident
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Chang Su, MD
Chang Su, MD
PGY-4 Psychiatry Resident
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Additional Information

The educational objective for Psychiatry Grand Rounds is to provide mental health professionals with updates on psychiatric topics with the goal of increasing knowledge, competence and patient care. Psychiatry Grand Rounds are held on Wednesdays (September-May) from 12-1 p.m. 

Learning Objectives

Immunopsychiatry - Addressing Inflammation in the Treatment of Depression, with Julie Tomkins, MD

  • Review the role of inflammation and immune dysregulation in depression
  • Examine the latest evidence for clinically significant inflammatory biomarkers in depression
  • Understand how a patient’s inflammatory status may guide depression prevention and treatment strategies

The Mind-Body Connection: Exercise and Mental Health, with Chang Su, MD

  • Review the burden of mental illness on invidividuals, communities and the health system
  • Survey the benefits physical activity can have on a variety of mental health conditions
  • Examine the neurobiological mechanisms that underlie the effects of exercise on mental health
CME Credit/Disclaimer

THESE 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. 

 

Mar
22
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Wednesday, March 22, 2023 - 12:00pm

LOCATION

Virtual

CONTACT

Jamie Manser
College of Medicine – Tucson
Department of Psychiatry
To request any disability-related accommodations for this event please contact the event coordinator at least three business days prior to the event.