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2021 Virtual Spring Meeting
Psychiatry: Addressing Challenges of Today, Finding Solutions for Tomorrow

This Conference has concluded. Please refer to the session recordings and/or the PPT linked presentations. Videos will be added as they become available.


Friday, February 26 Topic  
1:00 – 3:00 PM

Risk Management in the Time of COVID-19
By: Ann McNary, JD; David Cash, JD, LLM; Justin Pope, JD

3:00 – 3:15 PM Break
3:15 – 5:15 PM

Risk Management in the Time of COVID-19
By: Ann McNary, JD; David Cash, JD, LLM; Justin Pope, JD

5:15 – 6:30 PM

Dinner Break

5:30 – 6:30 PM

LPMA Executive Council
MPA Executive Council

6:30 – 8:00 PM Virtual Cocktail Reception w/ Exhibitors*
6:30 – 7:30 PM

LA SAM Business Meeting*
Mid-Gulf Council for Child & Adolescent Psychiatry*

8:00 – 9:00 PM Resident-Fellow w/ Exhibitors*
  * These activities are being held on the Gatherly platform. Click here for that link.

Saturday, February 27

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Joint Plenary Session:
Learning How to Walk then Run: Becoming Anti-racist in Psychiatry
By: Jessica Isom, MD, MPH

9:00 – 10:00 AM

Split Plenary Sessions: New Insights in Disaster Mental Health Emerging from the COVID-19 Pandemic
By:  Carol North, MD, MPE, DLFAPA

Impact of COVID-19 on Children’s Mental Health
By: Warren Y. K. Ng, MD, MPH, DFAACAP

When Addiction & Legal Needs Intermingle
By: Arwen Podesta, MD, DFAPA

10:00 – 10:30 AM Break with Exhibitors
10:30 – 11:30 AM

Split Plenary Sessions:   
Conversations about Race & Equitable Care in Psychiatry By: LaKisha Mamon, MD

Intersectionality & Its Application to Clinical Practice
By: Charles Coleman, MD; Ashifur Rahman, MD

Medical Cannabis in 2021: What a Psychiatrist Needs to Know
By: Kevin P. Hill, MD, MHS

11:30 – 12:30 PM Lunch – Poster Competition: Research/Case Studies
11:30 – 12:30 PM

LPMA General Membership Meeting
MPA Business Meeting

12:30 – 1:30 PM

Joint Plenary Session:
*Post-Election Policy Update – Not for CME
By: Justin Caudle, MBA

1:30 – 3:00 PM

Workshop Breakout Sessions:
Open Notes: How to Address the Challenges Posed by New Federal Regulations
By: Lee Tynes, MD, PHD, DFAPA; Kelly Cannon, MD; Mark Zielinski, MD, DLFAPA

School Mental Health: What is Psychiatry’s Role?
By: Daniel Waldman, MD 

A Research Definition of Recovery
By: A. Kenison Roy, III, MD, DLFAPA

3:00 – 3:15 PM Break
3:15 – 4:45 PM

Workshop Breakout Sessions:
Medical Mistrust through a Lens of Cultural Humility
By: Daniel Waldman, MD; LaKisha Mamon, MD

My Child Threatened to Kill Themselves After I Took Away the Phone: Managing Electronics Use in Kids – An Interactional Model
By: Cody Roi, DO, MPH; Megan Maher, MD

Stimulant Misuse & Abuse: From Performance Enhancement to Addiction
Margaret Bishop-Baier, MD, DFAPA; Jennifer Creedon, MD; Jennifer Velander, MD

4:45 PM Closing Remarks
*Not for CME  

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