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PRS Annual Meeting
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PRS Annual Meeting
Save the Date for the 2019 PRS Annual Meeting- March 13-16, 2019 at the Hotel Park City in Park City, Utah. 
Registration for the 2019 conference will open in the fall.

 

The 2018 PRS Annual Meeting was held February 21-24, 2018, at the Hotel Park City, Park City, UT.   

Registration TypeRegistration Fee
 Member (Full Membership and Associate Membership) $350
 Non-Member $450
 Corporate - Industry $700



 
Kelly Phy, CMP Meetings Manager | Psychiatric Research Society  
5034A Thoroughbred Lane, Brentwood, TN 37027  
Phone: 615-324-2365   
|  Email: KPhy@Parthenonmgmt.com
PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP

Full Membership - In order to obtain Full Membership in the Society, persons nominated for membership will be reviewed with respect to their independence as investigators, their productivity, original contributions they have made to the field, their record of independent grant support, and the caliber of their current scientific thinking.  In the case of more senior persons nominated for membership, their record of training young investigators will also be evaluated. Please note that in order to qualify for membership, the nominee must have previously given a talk at the PRS Annual Meeting or must be scheduled to give a talk at the 2019 meeting.  Items that must be submitted for consideration:
1.     Curriculum Vitae
2.     Letter of support from current members of the society
3.     Three representative publications of their research endeavors. 
4.     Submit an abstract and intent to participate in the next Annual Meeting.  
Annual dues for full members are $100.00. 
 
Associate Membership - To obtain Associate Membership in the Society, nominees will be reviewed with respect to their potential as an investigator to achieve independence.  This is based on original contributions they have made to the field, their record of grant support, and the caliber of their current scientific thinking. Letters of support from current members of the society are of particular importance. Please note that in order to qualify for membership, the nominee must have previously given a talk at the PRS Annual Meeting or must be scheduled to give a talk at the 2019 meeting. Items that must be submitted for consideration:
1.     Curriculum Vitae
2.     Letter of support from current members of the society
3.     Three representative publications of their research endeavors.
4.      Submit an abstract and intent to participate in the next Annual Meeting.
Annual dues for associate members are $50.00.  
 
A call for new member nominations will be sent out in the fall for the 2019 year.

 
PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH SOCIETY DEPARTMENTAL MEMBERSHIP
 
Psychiatric Departments at leading institutions are encouraged to join PRS in the form of a Departmental Membership.  Departmental Memberships are $500 annually.  The departmental membership dues are primarily used to support travel awards for young investigators.  As a Departmental Member, your department will be acknowledged on the PRS website and in the Annual Meeting program.  In addition, there will be a reduced registration fee for the trainees in the departments who have memberships.  Those wishing to participate with a Departmental Membership to PRS should contact Kelly Phy at  kphy@parthenonmgmt.com.  
PRS would like to thank their Departmental Members.

2017/2018 Members
Northwell Health
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of Utah

2018/2019 Members
Mayo Clinic

 
Kelly Phy, CMP Meetings Manager | Psychiatric Research Society  
5034A Thoroughbred Lane, Brentwood, TN 37027  
Phone: 615-324-2365   
|  Email: KPhy@Parthenonmgmt.com
CME Accreditation

The 2018 PRS Annual Meeting has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Amedco and the Psychiatric Research Society.  Amedco is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Satisfactory completion 
Participants must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion.  Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety.  Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. NOTE: If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.  
 
Physicians
Accreditation Statement - This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Amedco and The Psychiatric Research Society. Amedco is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement - Amedco designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
 


 
Kelly Phy, CMP Meetings Manager | Psychiatric Research Society  
5034A Thoroughbred Lane, Brentwood, TN 37027  
Phone: 615-324-2365   
|  Email: KPhy@Parthenonmgmt.com

The 2019 Psychiatric Research Society Annual Meeting will take place March 13-16, 2019 at the Hotel Park City in Utah.
Please check back for updates regarding the 2019 PRS Annual Meeting Schedule of Events.



THE 2018 PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH SOCIETY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
February 21-24, 2018
Hotel Park City



Wednesday, February 21, 2018
 
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.                 Registration and Continental Breakfast
 
7:30 a.m.                                    Focus on Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders Across the Lifespan
                                                   Chair:  Deborah Bilder, University of Utah
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.                Prenatal Maternal Inflammatory and Steroid-Related Serum Biomarkers Among FASTER Offspring with Autism Spectrum Disorder
                                                  Deborah Bilder, University of Utah
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.                Brain Chemical Alterations in 3- 24 Month Old Infants at High Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Focus on Glutamate
                                                  Stephen Dager, University of Washington
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.                Break
 
9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.              Sleep Disturbance in Children With ASD Ages 4-6 Years of Age
                                                  Annette Estes, University of Washington
 
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.             Use of Electronic Medical Records to Present Prevalence of Co-Occurring Psychiatric Conditions in Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorder
                                                   Kristina Cottle, University of Utah
 
10:45 a.m.– 11:30 a.m.             A Preeclampsia Mouse Model of Neurodevelopmental Disorders in Offspring
                                                  Hanna Stevens, University of Iowa
 
11:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.              Free time
 
 
Afternoon Session
 
 
4:15 p.m.                                 Focus on Mood Disorders Across the Lifespan
                                                 Chair: Mark Frye, Mayo Clinic
 
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.              Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Restless Legs Syndrome Associated with Depression in Pregnant Women
                                                 Margaret Altemus, Weill Cornell Medical College
 
 
5:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.                Glutamatergic and GABAergic Biomarker Development for Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Treatment of Adolescent Depression
                                                  Paul Croarkin, Mayo Clinic
 
5:45 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.                The Role of Inflammation in Cognitive Deficits in Bipolar Disorder
                                                   Katherine Burdick, Harvard Medical School
 
6:30 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.                Bipolar Disorder in the US Starts Early and Ends Poorly: Implications for Treatment and Prevention
                                                   Robert Post, George Washington University School of Medicine
 
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.                Conference Dinner
 
Thursday, February 22, 2018
 
7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.                 Registration and Continental Breakfast
 
7:45 a.m.                                  Presidential Plenary: The Role for Technology in Improving Outcomes
                                                 Chair:  Ellen Frank, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 
7:45 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.                Mobile Health Technologies in Depression Research - Hype or Revolution?
                                                 Claudio Soares, Queen’s University School of Medicine
 
8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.                Improving Weight in People with Serious Mental Illness
                                                  Noosha Niv, University of California Los Angeles
 
9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.               Taking Internet-Based CBT Interventions to the Next Level: Opportunities and Challenges
                                                   David Nace, Lantern
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.             Rhythms And You (RAY): An Online Intervention for Bipolar Disorder
                                                   Ellen Frank, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
 
10:45 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.              Free time
 
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.                Business Meeting

6:30 p.m.                                     Reception (off-site) – Shuttles Depart
Join us from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for a cocktail supper at the home of David Kupfer and Ellen Frank in the heart of Park City.  Shuttles will depart the hotel beginning at 6:30 p.m. 
 
Friday, February 23, 2018
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.                 Registration and Continental Breakfast
 
8:00  a.m.                                  Hot Topics in Schizophrenia Research
                                                 Chair:  John Kane, Northwell Health
 
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.                The Clinical High Risk Paradigm:  Experience With the Early Detection and Intervention for the Prevention of Psychosis Program (EDIPPP)
                                                  Stephan Taylor, University of Michigan
 
8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.               Review the Phenomenon of “Breakthrough on Antipsychotic Maintenance Medication” (BAMM) 
                                                  Jose Rubio-Lorente, Northwell Health

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.                Review of What is Known About Treatment Resistant Schizophrenia (TRS)     
                                                  John Kane, Northwell Health
 
10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.              Break
 
10:30 a.m.                                Special Lecture
                                                
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.             Stoicism: A New Old Therapy for PTSD
                                                   Walton Roth, Stanford


   
Saturday, February 24, 2018
 
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.                Registration and Continental Breakfast
 
7:30 a.m.                                   Focus on Impulsivity and Substance Use Disorders
                                                  Chair:  Jennifer Loftis, VA Portland Health Care System/Oregon Health & Science University
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.                Inflammatory Mechanisms and Immunotherapy Prospects for Methamphetamine Use Disorder  
                                                  Jennifer Lofits, VA Portland Health Care System/Oregon Health & Science University
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.                Striatal Adenosine A2A Receptor Regulates Goal-Directed Behaviors, Impulsivity and Alcohol Seeking Behaviors
                                                  Doo-Sup Choi, Mayo Clinic
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.                Genetics of Alcohol Use Disorders: Focus on Alcohol Dehydrogenase Genes
                                                   John Nurnberger, Indiana University School of Medicine
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.               Break

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.             Predicting Inpatient Adolescent Psychiatric Admission Severity and High-Risk Behaviors After Discharge With Delay Discounting
                                                    Jeffrey Wilson, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
                                                    Kathleen Elswick, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
                                                    Richard Ha, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.             Impulsivity: What Is It and Where Is It Coming From?
                                                   Jon-Kar Zubieta, University of Utah
 
11:30 a.m.                                   Conference Concludes



 
Kelly Phy, CMP Meetings Manager | Psychiatric Research Society  
5034A Thoroughbred Lane, Brentwood, TN 37027  
Phone: 615-324-2365   
|  Email: KPhy@Parthenonmgmt.com
The 2019 Annual Meeting will be held at Hotel Park City in Park City, Utah.  Please check back for updates regarding hotel accommodations for the 2019 Annual Meeting.





 
Kelly Phy, CMP Meetings Manager | Psychiatric Research Society  
5034A Thoroughbred Lane, Brentwood, TN 37027  
Phone: 615-324-2365   
|  Email: KPhy@Parthenonmgmt.com