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2019 Scientific Schedule

This year's Program Committee has put together an outstanding conference that features nationally known speakers from across the country and from North Carolina! 

This schedule is subject to change at any time leading up to the conference.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

2:00-6:00  NCPA Registration Opens - Group Registration Alcove

2:00-5:00  NCPA Executive Council Meeting (All NCPA Members Welcome) - Tides 1

6:00-7:30  Welcome Reception - Courtyard, weather permitting

7:30-8:30  Product Theater, Hosted by Alkermes - Tides 1 & 2

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

 

6:50-7:50 US Army Civilian Corps Focus Group Breakfast (By Invitation Only) – Heron (lower level)

 

7:00-7:55  Registration, Visit Exhibit Hall, & Continental Breakfast - Group Registration Alcove/Atlantic 5-8

All Morning Sessions will be held in Atlantic 1-4

7:55-8:00  Welcome Address
Speaker: Jennie Byrne, M.D., Ph.D., D.F.A.P.A., NCPA President

8:00-9:00  Reflections on Race, Medicine, and Psychiatry
Speaker: Damon Tweedy, M.D.

9:00-10:00  NC Medicaid Transformation: Challenges and Opportunities
Speaker: Carrie Brown, M.D., M.P.H., NC DHHS Chief Medical Officer for BH & IDD

10:00-10:30  Refreshment Break with Exhibitors - Atlantic 5-8

10:30-11:30  Disaster Psychiatry: Past, Present, Future
Speaker: Allan Chrisman, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A.

11:30-12:30  Addressing the Impact of Trauma on Children from Brain to Clinic to Policy
Speaker: Lisa Amaya-Jackson, M.D., M.P.H. 

12:45-2:00  Women In Psychiatry Lunch - Tides 1 & 2
Speaker: Tina Natt och Dag, PhD, MA, Executive Director, Kanof Institute for Physicians Leadership, NC Medical Society

2:00-2:30  Refreshment Break with Exhibitors - Atlantic 5-8

Afternoon  Workshop will be held in Atlantic 1-4

2:30-4:30  Practical Advice for Making Electronic Health Records and Other Practice Management Software Work for YOU
Speakers: Margie Satinsky, Zachary Feldman, M.D., F.A.P.A., Aarti Kapur, M.D.

Evening Events

5:00-6:00  Product Theater, Hosted by Sunovion - Tides 1 & 2

5:00-7:00  NCCCAP Social (Offsite – Bumstead’s Pub – 400 Mr. Joe White Ave., Myrtle Beach, SC)

6:00-7:00  Networking Reception, Hosted by Novant - Courtyard, weather permitting

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

7:00-7:55  CMO Breakfast (All Chief Medical Officers of the state facilities and LME/MCOs invited to meet with Carrie Brown, M.D., M.P.H., NC DHHS Chief Medical Officer for Behavioral Health & IDD) - Heron Room (lower level)

7:00-7:55  Registration, Visit Exhibit Hall, & Continental Breakfast - Group Registration Alcove/Atlantic 5-8

7:00-8:00  NCCCAP Business Meeting & Breakfast (NCCCAP members only) - Tides 1 & 2 

General Psychiatry Track - Atlantic 1-3

8:00-9:00  Benzodiazepines: Risks, Benefits, and Accidental Deaths
Speaker: Chris Aiken, M.D., D.F.A.P.A.

9:00-10:00  Challenges in Delivering Novel Treatments in Depression: Glutamate, Ketamine and Beyond
Speaker: Phil Ninan, M.D., D.L.F.A.P.A.

10:00-10:30  Refreshment Break with Exhibitors - Atlantic 5-8

10:30-11:30  The IDEAS Study & Depression in Dementia
Speakers: Venkata Chivukula, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.P.A.

11:30-12:30  Trauma and Substance Use: A Tangled, Interlocking Web
Speakers: William Wright, M.D., F.A.P.A.

12:45-2:00  NCPA Business Meeting (NCPA Members Only)

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Track, Hosted by NCCCAP - Atlantic 4

8:00-9:00  Intersection of Race & Politics: Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Racial Minority Youth
Speaker: Melvin Oatis, M.D.

9:00-10:00  Mental Health & Depression Disparities in Black Youth
Speaker: Alfiee Breland-Noble, Ph.D.

10:00-10:30  Refreshment Break with Exhibitors - Atlantic 5-8

10:30-12:30  Bridging the Gap: Overcoming Barriers & Promoting Resiliency in Racial Minority Youth (Panel Discussion)
Speakers: Melvin Oatis, M.D., Alfiee Breland-Noble, Ph.D., MHSc

Evening Events

5:00-6:00  Resident Poster Session Reception, Sponsored by Novant - Oleander Ballroom (lower level)

6:00-8:00  Poolside Dinner Party, Entertainment Sponsored by Monarch - Poolside, weather permitting

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

All Morning Sessions will be held in Atlantic 5-8

7:00-8:00  Continental Breakfast - North Hall

8:00-9:00  Immunotherapeutic Interventions for the Treatment of Depression and other Psychiatric Disorders
Speaker: Andrew Miller, M.D., 2019 V. Sagar Sethi Mental Health Research Award Winner

9:00-10:00  Rapid Acting Ketamine and Esketamine: Changing the Neurobiology of Depression
Speaker: Steven Szabo, M.D., Ph.D. 

10:00-10:30  Break/Check Out of Hotel - North Hall

10:30-12:00  Top 20 Research Findings of 2018-2019 for Clinical Psychiatry
Speaker: Sy Saeed, M.D., M.S., FACPsych

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