"Special Considerations in the Perinatal Population" (1) and "Schizophrenias: Multiple Illnesses?" (2)

Wed, 04/20/2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Saira Kalia, MD, MBBS (1) and Molly Kierein, MA (2)

Saira Kalia, MD, MBBS
Clinical Assistant IV, Chief Resident
Department of Psychiatry
University of Arizona Graduate Medical Education Program

Molly Kierein, MA
Psychology Intern
Department of Psychiatry
University of Arizona College of Medicine at South Campus

As a result of these presentations, participants will be able to:

1. Burden of mental illness for perinatal population.
2. Focus on anxiety disorders prevalence and screeing.
3. OCD during perinatal period. 


1. Conceptualize full extent of heterogeneity of schizophrenia.
2. Gain an understanding of cognitive deficits in schizophrenia.
3. Link symptom profiles of schizophrenia with specialized treatment approaches.

Unless otherwise specified, locations are as follows: Live presentation at Banner – UMC South, BHP 1233 ONLY.

This week's Grand Rounds supported by unrestricted educational grant from: None.
The educational objective for Psychiatry Grand Rounds is to provide mental health professionals with updates on psychiatric topics with the goals of increasing knowledge, competence and patient care.

All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewer have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation, such as sign language interpreter, by contacting us at 520-626-1392. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds are held every Wednesday (September-May) from 4:00-5:00 p.m. Be sure to sign-in and complete the evaluation to receive credit.

Changes to the 2015-16 lecture series:
Unless otherwise specified, ALL live grand rounds presentations will take place at Banner – UMC South, Behavioral Health Pavilion, room #1233 ONLY. There will be no live broadcast to any other location.

Sponsored by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

Event Location: 
Banner - UMC South, Behavioral Health Pavilion, Room 1233 ONLY, located at 2800 E. Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85714.
Contact Info: 
Please contact Manuel Acuna with any questions (uapsycon@email.arizona.edu).
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