Medical Update for Psychiatrists – October 26, 2012

Live 2012

  1. Review and update the current understanding of the pathophysiology of common medical problems
  2. Learn about the management and pharmacotherapy of these disorders
  3. Discuss the utility and function of various laboratory and neuroimaging investigations in the practice of psychiatry


  • Marie-Claude Côté, MD, BSc Inf., FRCPC, Psychiatrist, Psychosomatic Medicine Department, Montreal Heart Institute
  • Barbara Hayton, MD, Director, Perinatal Mental Health Service, Jewish General Hospital; Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Family Medicine, McGill University
  • Linda Moreau, BSc, MD, FRCPC, Dermatologist, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal General Hospital; Assistant Professor, Dermatology, McGill University
  • Mathangi Ramani, MD, Chief, Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Hôpital de LaSalle, Centre de santé et services sociaux Dorval-Lachine-LaSalle
  • Pedro Rosa-Neto, MD, PhD, Researcher, Director, Translational Neuroimaging Laboratory, Douglas Institute; Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, McGill University
  • Julie St-Cyr, MDCM, FRCPC, Medical Biochemist, Director, Biochemistry Service, St. Mary’ Hospital Center
  • Michael Tamilia, MD, FRCPC, Director, Thyroid Tumor Centre, Department of Endocrinology, Jewish General Hospital; Associate Professor, Medicine and Physiology, McGill University


Consult the detailed program

Douglas Hall, Douglas Institute
How to get to the Douglas
Parking available on site for 3$ for the day.

Friday, October 26, 2012, 8:30 to 4:30


All lectures will be given in English. Question periods will be both in English and French.

Target audience
Psychiatrists, general practitioners, residents, researchers, pharmacists and health professionals who treat psychiatric disorders.

Participation: A certificate of attendance will be issued to all participants.
This event will be accredited by Continuing Medical Education (McGill). General practitioners may claim credits according to section 1 of the Fédération des Omnipraticiens du Québec (FMOQ).

Registration fees
Physician and other professional: 200$
Resident, non-profit organizations, and student (a valid ID card is required ): 75$

Register before October 12th, 2012. No reimbursements for cancellations received after October 12th, 2012.



Jessy Ranger
Communication Advisor – Academic Events
Douglas Institute
Dobell Pavilion, Room B-1136
6875, LaSalle Boulevard
Montreal (Quebec) H4H 1R3

Telephone: 514 761-6131, ext. 2616


Read more about the event: Douglas Mental Health University Institute



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