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Resilience: COVID-19 and Beyond

October 7-8, 2021 Welcome to our virtual event. Please take a moment to review the agenda below. The live meetings are accessible both days through the button below.

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SPA/APPA 2021 Virtual Conference Agenda

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Thursday, Oct. 7

2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Community-based Resilience and Recovery Jacqueline Maus Feldman, MD, DLFAPA Professor Emerita, University of Alabama
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Mental Health Equity: Resilience and Recovery Timothy E. Stone, MD Psychiatric Director, Wexford Health-Alabama
3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Psychiatric Ethics and the COVID-19 Pandemic Rebecca W. Brendel, MD, JD Associate Director, Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School
3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Break
4:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Maintaining Proper Professional Boundaries Stephen D. Loyd, MD Chief Medical Officer, Cedar Recovery
4:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. New Antidepressants and the Pharmaceutical Pipeline: Where are we Going? Richard C. Shelton, MD Professor, University of Alabama – Birmingham
5:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Preventing Violence, Seclusion and Restraints in Psychiatric Hospitals: The State of Affairs Sylvia Atdjian, MD, DFAPA Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
6:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Comparison of the Risk of Psychiatric Disorders Between Bariatric Surgery Patients vs. Obesity Controls: A National Cohort Study Ari Morgenstern, MD Resident, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. Reception

Friday, Oct. 8

8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. COVID-19 Vaccine Update Sandra Adamson Fryhofer, MD Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine
8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Six Es of Racism: Ensuring Equitable Care Rahn Kennedy Bailey, MD, DFAPA Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, Louisiana State University
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Decolonizing Psychiatry Ayesha Khan, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. The Effect of Mass Incarceration and America’s History of Racial Injustice on Mental Health Charlotte Morrison, JD Senior Attorney, Equal Justice Initiative
11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Promoting Diversity at UAB School of Medicine – Successes and Challenges Roger D. Smalligan, MD, MPH, FACP Regional Dean, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine – Huntsville Regional Campus
11:45 a.m. – 12:40 p.m. Reception

Thank you Exhibitors

Displays PRMS Gold
Displays APA
Displays Abbvie
Displays AMrecruiting
Displays Genesight
Displays Hopeway
Displays Sheppard  Pratt