Department of Psychiatry

Grand Rounds

Welcome to the Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds. All presentations are held on Tuesdays in the School of Medicine Conference Room 409L from 1:15 P.M. - 2:30 P.M. Audio- or video-taping of our Psychiatry Grand Rounds presentations is prohibited without prior written permission from the speaker and/or a University representative.

The Psychiatry Grand Rounds Committee (Douglas E. Williamson, PhD, Raymond Faber, MD, Jodi M. Arnold, PhD, Natalie Maples MS, Charles Mathias, PhD, Alan Peterson, PhD, Jason Schillerstrom, MD, Peter Thompson, MD, Brenda Talley, MD, Ram Bishnoi, MD, Michael Miller, MD, and Aisha Shaukat, MD ) has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose. The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medical is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians and designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category I Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The Texas State Board of Psychologists recognizes each session for Category I Continuing Education credit.

Please remember to bring your UTHSCSA ID Badge to Grand Rounds Lectures for quick sign-in to obtain CME credits.
If you have any questions please contact Terry Adame, (210) 567-3755 or email


Grand Rounds Schedule 2014-15

March 3, 2015
Geetha Shivakumar, MD, MS

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
VA North Texas Healthcare System
UT Southwestern
Dallas, Texas

Eligible for 1.25 Medical Ethics Credits
Texas Medical Board – Ethics Statement
† This presentation meets the Texas Medical Board criteria for formal continuing medical education involving the study of medical ethics.
Geetha Shivakumar
Title — Ethical Dilemmas in Perinatal Mental Health

March 10, 2015
Part of the Mary Avis Weir Lectureship Series
Lisa Dixon, MD, MPH
Department of Psychiatry
Director, Center for Practice Innovations
New York State Psychiatric Institute
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, New York

lisa dixon
Title — Recovery from Serious Mental Illness: Old Wine in New Bottles?

March 17, 2015
Vivek Singh, MD

Department of Psychiatry

Title — Fundamental Principles of Psychopharmacology

March 24, 2015
Michelle Magid, MD

Clinical Associate Professor
UT Southwestern Medical School
Director, Austin PsychCare
Austin, TX

Michelle Magid
Title — Botox for Depression

March 31, 2015
Shawn McClintock, PhD, MSCS

Associate Professor
Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences,
Psychology, and Neuroscience
Duke University
Durham, NC

Shawn McClintock
Title — The Neuropsychological Effect of Electroconvulsive Therapy: From Measurement to Mechanism