Grand Rounds

Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Marc Schuckit, MD
Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry Editor, Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs
Low Level of Response to Alcohol in Youth as a Predictor of Future Alcohol Problems: Translation from a Research Program to a Campus Prevention Project
8:00am to 9:30am @ Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior Large Auditorium

Special Lecture: Thursday, August 21, 2014
Thomas R. Insel, MD
Director of National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH)
Psychiatry 2024 
11:00am to 12:30am @ Skaggs School of Pharmacy Main Auditorium

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
David Cohen, PhD
Professor at the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs Marjorie Crump Chair in Social Welfare
Transforming Mad Science and Reimagining Mental Health Care
8:00am to 9:30am @ Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior Large Auditorium


Tuesday, September 23, 2014  - CANCELLED
Frederick K. Goodwin, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at The George Washington University and Director of the University’s Center on Neuroscience, Medical Progress, and Society
What agents qualify as mood stabilizers in the long-term management of bipolar disorder?
8:00am to 9:30am @ Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior Large Auditorium


Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Karl Mann, MD
Director, Department of Addictive Behavior & Addiction Medicine, University of Heidelberg
Extending options in alcoholism treatment: new concepts, new results
8:00am to 9:30am @ Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior Large Auditorium


Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Elyn Saks, PhD
Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Psychology, and Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences, University of Southern California Gould School of Law, Director, Saks Institute for Mental Health Law, Policy, and Ethics
Schizophrenia and I: Making Peace with My Mental Illness
8:00pm to 9:30am @ Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior Large Auditorium


Special Lecture: Thursday, December 4, 2014
Trevor W. Robbins, PhD
Chair of Experimental Psychology (and Head of Department) at the University of Cambridge and Former Director of National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH) 
Translational Neuropsychopharmacology
4:00pm to 5:00pm @ Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior Large Auditorium


Tuesday, January 27, 2015
George Koob, PhD
Director, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Adjunct Professor of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California, San Diego.
Lecture Topic and Location TBA


Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Patricia Churchland, PhD
Patricia Churchland, B.Phil., UC President’s Professor of Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, University of California San Diego
Lecture Topic and Location TBA


Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Sophia Vinogradov, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry University of California, San Francisco
Lecture Topic and Location TBA


Tuesday, April 28, 2015
John Krystal, MD
Robert L. McNeil, Jr. Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Neurobiology; Chair, Department of Psychiatry; Chief of Psychiatry, Yale-New Haven Hospital; Director: NIAAA Center for the Translational Neuroscience of Alcoholism; Director, Clinical Neuroscience Division, VA National Center for PTSD; Director, VA Alcohol Research Center; Medical Director, Schizophrenia Biological Research Center, DVA
Lecture Topic and Location TBA


Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Todd Coleman, PhD
Associate Professor, Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego
Lecture Topic and Location TBA


Tuesday, July 28, 2015
David Lewis, MD
Thomas Detre Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Lecture Topic and Location TBA


Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Stephan Heckers, MD, PhD
Chair of the Department of Psychiatry, Professor of Psychiatry, Psychology, Radiology and Radiological Sciences; William P. and Henry B. Test Chair in Schizophrenia Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Lecture Topic and Location TBA


Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Kerry Ressler, MD, PhD
Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine
Lecture Topic and Location TBA