Contribution of Serotonin (5-HT) Receptors to Pathological States
Rene Hen, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, Neuroscience, and Pharmacology, Columbia University will present a Distinguished Scientist Lecture on April 5, 2019 as part of the Department of Psychiatry Lecture Series. Dr. Hen directs the Division of Integrative Neuroscience at the New York State Psychiatric Institute and is a core investigator at Columbia University's Kavli Institute for Brain Science. Dr. Hen’s research examines the contribution of serotonin (5-HT) receptors to pathological states such as depression and anxiety.
Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience of Aging
Please join us for our Meet the PI lecture featuring the research of Howard Aizenstein, MD, PhD on April 12th. Dr. Aizenstein directs the Geriatric Psychiatry Neuroimaging Laboratory and is an expert on the cognitive and affective neuroscience of aging and geriatric brain disorders.
Beyond the 101: Expanding LGBTQ Competency of Mental Health Providers
This Clinical Grand Rounds is designed to help mental health providers enhance their competencies to care for LGBTQ patients. This rounds will feature presentations by two of our local experts. Tamar Carmel, MD, is Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry specializing in integrative care and community psychiatry. John Carter Brooks, MD is Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Director for the ADHD Across the Lifespan Clinic at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic.