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June 3, 2019
MGH Leadership Council for Psychiatry Eighth Annual Visiting Day

You are cordially invited to join Peter L. Slavin, MD, President, Massachusetts General Hospital,
Jerrold F. Rosenbaum, MD, Psychiatrist-in-Chief, and Carroll M. Carpenter and Michele Kessler, Mass General Leadership Council Co-Chairs for the

MGH Leadership Council for Psychiatry
Eighth Annual Visiting Day

Please see below for this year’s featured program. RSVP by May 17. For more information, please call MGH Events at 617-724-3637.


Date & Time


The Harvard Club
374 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts


Mass General Events

Mass General Events

Visiting Day Program



10:00 – 10:45 am

Peter L. Slavin, MD
President, Massachusetts General Hospital

Department of Psychiatry News
Jerrold F. Rosenbaum, MD
Chief, Department of Psychiatry

How 21st Century Psychiatric Neuroscience Might Prevent Schizophrenia: An MGH Story
Roy H. Perlis, MD
Director, Center for Quantitative Health


11:00 am – 12:15 pm

2019 Palm Beach Reprisal: Research Advances and Treatment Innovations in Mental Health

Moderated by Jerrold F. Rosenbaum, MD

J. Stuart Ablon, PhD
Director, Think:Kids
How Collaborative Problem Solving Changes Lives at Home, at School, and at Work

Jeff C. Huffman, MD
Director, Cardiac Psychiatry Research Program
Depression and Medical Illness

John W. Winkelman, MD, PhD
Chief, Sleep Disorders Clinical Research Program
Disordered Sleep: Myths, Facts & Remedies

Addressing Substance Use Disorders in the Clinic, in the Community and in Government

Moderated by John B. Herman, MD
Associate Chief, Department of Psychiatry

Anne Eden Evins, MD, MPH
Director, Center for Addiction Medicine
Impact of New Marijuana Policies on Adolescent Academic Achievement

Laura G. Kehoe MD
Medical Director, Bridge Clinic
Removing Treatment Barriers to Address the Opioid Epidemic

John F. Kelly, PhD
Director, Recovery Research Institute
The Social Factors of Recovery

Understanding and Caring for the Mental Health of LGBTQ Individuals

Moderated by Anne D. Emmerich, MD
Associate Director, Department of Psychiatry Center for Diversity

Alex S. Keuroghlian, MD, MPH
Director, Department of Psychiatry Gender Identity Program
LGBTQ Mental Health: Opportunities in an Emerging Field

Aude I. Henin, PhD
Co-Director, Child Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Caring for Gender-diverse Children and Families

Nhi-Ha T. Trinh, MD, MPH
Director, Department of Psychiatry Center for Diversity
Depression Treatment for LGBTQ People and Diverse Communities


12:30 – 2:30 pm

Moderated by Lee S. Cohen, MD
Director, Ammon-Pinizzotto Center for Women’s Mental Health

Patient Stories and Clinical Commentary


2:45 – 4:00 pm

OCD & Related Disorders in the Age of Technology

Moderated by Sabine Wilhelm, PhD
Director, OCD and Related Disorders Program

Jennifer Greenberg, PsyD
Director of Translational Research, OCD and Related Disorders Program
Neural Mechanisms of Behavior Change: Understanding How CBT for OCD Works

Hilary M. Weingarden, PhD
Psychologist, OCD and Related Disorders Program
The Promise of Smartphone-Based Treatment for Severe Body Image Concerns

Darin D. Dougherty, MD, MSc
Director, Neurotherapeutics Division
Deep Brain Stimulation, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and the Latest Advancements in the Biological Treatment for OCD

Caring for a Loved One While Caring for Yourself

Moderated by Maurizio Fava, MD
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry

Ellen A. Slawsby, PhD
Director, Benson-Henry Institute Mind/Body Chronic Pain Service
Caring for the Caregiver: Mind, Body, and Spirit

Felipe A. Jain, MD
Director, Healthy Aging Studies at the Depression Clinical and Research Program
Recovering Wholeness: How Caregivers Can Benefit from Guided Imagery

Anthony P. Weiner, MD
Director, Outpatient Geriatric Psychiatry
Caring for Elderly Loved Ones While Caring for Yourself

ADHD Throughout the Lifespan

Moderated by Janet R. Wozniak, MD
Director, Pediatric Bipolar Disorder Clinical and Research Program

Timothy E. Wilens, MD
Chief, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Pediatric ADHD

Joseph Biederman, MD
Chief, Clinical and Research Programs in Pediatric Psychopharmacology and Adult ADHD
Adult ADHD

Craig B. Surman, MD
Scientific Coordinator, Adult ADHD Research Program
Navigating ADHD Later in Life