2017-2018 Psychopharmacology Online Update

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Our Psychopharmacology Online CME/CE program offers up to 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ credits a year.

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If you are an European physician, UEMS-EACCME® recognizes AMA's CME credits .

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Faculty

Prof. Philip Cowen

Prof. Philip Cowen
Professor of Psychopharmacology
Department of Psychiatry
University of Oxford, UK

Sandra Jacobson, MD

Sandra A. Jacobson, MD
Research Associate Professor
University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix

Michael Jibson, MD

Michael D. Jibson, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Director of Residency Education
University of Michigan

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Dr Paul Morrison
Clinical Senior Lecturer
Institute of Psychiatry
King's College London

David Osser Md

David Osser, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School

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James Phelps, MD
Bipolar Disorders Section Editor
Psychiatric Times

Rajesh Tampi, MD

Rajesh Tampi, MD
Professor of Psychiatry
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

(Boston, MA, 06/20/14) Dr. Joji Suzuki pictured at Brigham and Women's Hospital on Friday, June 20, 2014. Staff photo by John Wilcox.

Joji Suzuki, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School

Constant Updates: You Get New Videos in Your Inbox

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As part of your Premium Membership, you receive new videos and audios each month. Here is a list of the materials you will get on your first months as Premium Member.

Month 1

Cannabis in Psychiatry: Pharmacology, Medical Uses and Addiction Potential (Dr. Paul Morrison, King's College, London)

Month 2

Psychopharmacology Algorithms: Schizophrenia (David Osser, MD - Harvard Medical School)

Month 3

Treatment-Resistant Depression: An Update (Prof. Philip Cowen - University of Oxford)

Month 4

Psychopharmacology in the Emergency Room (Michael Jibson, MD - University of Michigan)

Month 5

Essentials of Geriatric Psychopharmacology (Sandra Jacobson, MD - University of Arizona College of Medicine)

Month 6

Lamotrigine: Practical Aspects for Prescribers (James Phelps, MD -Samaritan Mental Health)

Month 7

Managing Non-Hematological Effects of Clozapine (Jonathan Meyer, MD - University of California San Diego)

 Months 8 - 12
  • How to Prescribe TCAs and MAOIs
  • Use of Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics
  • Ketamine
  • Pharmacotherapy of Alcohol Use Disorder
  • Psychopharmacology in the Medically Ill

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New Drugs

  • Vilazodone
  • Lurasidone
  • Brexpiprazole

Drug-Drug Interactions

  •  Essential Drug-Drug Interactions in Psychiatric Practice: Antidepressants and Benzodiazepines
  • Essential Drug-Drug Interactions in Psychiatric Practice: Antipsychotics and Mood Stabilizers

Pregnancy

  • Using Antidepressants in Pregnancy: Balancing Risks vs Benefits
  • Prescribing Anticonvulsants and Second-Generation Antipsychotics During Pregnancy
  • Mood Stabilizers in Pregnancy: Introduction and Lithium Use
  • Guide: Mood Stabilizers and SGAs Use During Pregnancy

PTSD

  •  Psychopharmacology PTSD Algorithm

Insomnia

  • Neuropsychopharmacology of Sleep
  • Insomnia Assesment
  • Z Drugs
  • Drug Summmary: Doxepin for Insomnia
  • Drug Summmary: Ramelteon for Insomnia
  • Off-Label Use of Antidepressants for Insomnia
  • Off-Label Use of Antipsychotics for Insomnia

Adult ADHD

  •  Diagnosis and clinical features
  • ADHD agents
  • Introduction, Mechanisms of Action
  • Summary of Formulations
  • ADHD Pharmacotherapy:
    • General Side Effects
    • Starting Treatment and Avoiding Side Effects

Bipolar Disorder

  • The Bipolar Disorder Concept: From Kraepelin to DSM-5
  • Screening for Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder in DSM-5: Highlights of Changes from DSM-IV-TR to DSM-5

OCD

  • Part 1: Diagnosis and Clinical Features
  • Part 2: Pharmacotherapy

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

  • Part 1: Diagnosis and Clinical Features
  • Part 2: Pharmacotherapy

Pharmacotherapy topics

  • How to Read Papers in Psychiatry: Interview with Dr. Erick Turner - Oregon Health & Science University

Antidepressants

  • Vilazodone
  • Mirtazapine
  • SSRIs:
    • Fluoxetine
    • Fluvoxamine
    • Paroxetine
    • Sertraline
    • Citalopram
    • Escitalopram
  • SNRIs
    • Venlafaxine vs Desvenlafaxine
    • Duloxetine
  • Bupropion
  • Tricyclic antidepressants

Mood Stabilizers

  •  Lithium psychopharmacology
    • Mechanism of action
    • Clinical uses
    • Adverse effects
    • Pharmacokinetics
    • Practical dosing
  • Valproate
    • Mechanism of action, indications
    • Adverse effects and prescribing information

"It is nice to have updated information regarding pharmacologic treatments available in one place. The tutorials are concise, yet full of necessary information"

Claudia Cuervo, MD
Psychiatrist

Faculty

Audio interviews with clinicians and researchers:

  • Erick Turner, MD - Oregon Health & Science University -
  • Rajnish Mago, MD - Thomas Jefferson University -
  • Joseph Goldberg, MD - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai-

Video lectures are presented by:

  • Flavio Guzman, MD - University of Mendoza, Argentina -
  • Rajesh Tampi, MD - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine -
  • David Osser, MD - Harvard Medical School -

Pricing

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  • Downloads for offline access (audio, video and PPT files)
  • Mobile access
  • Monthly updates
  • Instant access to 9 CME credits
  • Up to 24 CME credits a year

Annual Membership (more CMEs, save 33%)

$197 per Year
  • Instant access to more than 70 exclusive video tutorials
  • Downloads for offline access (audio, video and PPT files)
  • Mobile access
  • Monthly updates
  • Instant access to 16 CME credits
  • Up to 30 CME credits a year
  • Save 33%

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