Grand Rounds

Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Series

Please note that specific lecture titles and speakers 'to be determined' will be added as the information becomes available.

Unless otherwise noted, lectures are held:

Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm 

Location: Wilf Family Center Auditorium, UMMCH

Lecture Info

  • Open to the public (please sign in at the door)
  • CME credits are available to those who attend in person
  • With permission from the speaker, Grand Rounds are broadcast for live remote viewing as well as recorded for future review

Watch Live Online

To watch the Psychiatry Grand Rounds live online:

  1. Visit video conference website (Google Chrome browser is recommended)
  2. Enter your name and the passcode 9365

Please note, we cannot grant CME credits for online viewing.

Listen to Live Audio

To listen to the lecture as audio only:

  1. Call: 612-313-8775
  2. Enter code: 53762
  3. Enter PIN: 9365

Please remember to mute your mic.

Lecture Flyers

To receive email announcements a day or two prior to Grand Rounds presentations:

Daniel Franks


2019-20 Schedule

Below is a preview of the speakers we have scheduled for the 2019-20 Distinguished Visiting Lecturer series.


July 31, 2019

Panel Discussion with Immigration Experts

Wilf Family Center at the University of Minnesota

Masonic Children’s Hospital

*no credits will be awarded for this talk*


September 11, 2019

Joint Grand Rounds with Addiction Medicine Discovery Team (MDT)

Colleen A. Hanlon, PhD

Associate Professor
Medical University of South Carolina

What goes up, Can come down: Using Transcranial magnetic stimulation to decrease drug and alcohol cue-reactivity in SUD patients


September 17, 2019

Joint Grand Rounds with Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health (OB/GYN)

Mishka Terplan, MD

Virginia Commenwealth University, OB/GYN

The 4 P's: Pain, Pregnancy, Policy and Punishment


October 2, 2019

Francis G. Lu, MD

Luke & Grace Kim Professor in Cultural Psychiatry 
Emeritus at UC Davis Health System

DSM-5 Outline for Cultural Formulation and Cultural Formulation Interview: Tools for Culturally Competent Care


November 6, 2019

John Pruett, Jr., MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry 
Member, The Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences (DBBS), Neuroscience Program

MRI-based Presymptomatic Prediction of Autism Spectrum Disorder.


December 4, 2019

Henry Emmons, MD

Integrative Psychiatrist with Partners in Resilience
Author. Founder and CEO, Natural Mental Health

An Integrative Approach to Psychiatry


January 1, 2020



February 5, 2020

Interprofessional Panel Discussion.

More information to follow.


March 4, 2020

Brooke Cunningham, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Talk Title TBD


March 18, 2020

MTSP Candidate

Talk Title TBD


April 1, 2020

Bryn Esplin

Humanities in Medicine,
Texas A&M University System Health Science Center
Talk Title TBD


May 6, 2020

Jean Rhodes, PhD

Frank L. Boyden Professor of Psychology
College of Liberal Arts University of Massachusetts, Boston

Talk Title TBD


June 3, 2020

Reena Kapoor, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry;
Associate Program Director, Forensic Psychiatry Fellowship, Yale

Talk Title TBD