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Faculty Education and Development

Clinical Innovations Event

UC San Diego Innovations in Psychiatric Clinical Practice: Novel Treatments for Depression

September 30, 2022


Presentation 1 - Timestamp 06:17

"Psychedelics for Depression" presented by David Nutt, DM, FRCP, FRCPsych, FBPhS, FMedSci, DLaws (Imperial College London)

Presentation 2 - Timestamp 1:12:53

"Magnetic Seizure Therapy" presented by Zafiris "Jeff" Daskalakis, MD, PhD, FRCP (UCSD)

Presentation 3 - Timestamp 2:12:53

"Ketamine and Depression" presented by John Krystal, MD (Yale)

Presentation 4 - Timestamp 3:13:55

"Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)" presented by Nolan Williams, MD (Stanford)

The goal of this live, virtual event, is to foster continuous improvement in mental health care through the delivery of educational content featuring leading experts discussing the latest advances in psychiatric treatments. Content will be clinically focused, but based on the latest evidence-based practice and research. Topics will include novel treatments for depression, with a focus on neuromodulation and psychedelic agents.


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