Psychiatry Grand Rounds

2019 - 2020 Schedule

Wednesdays 12:00- 1:00 PM

Unless otherwise noted, all presentations are held at Banner - University Medical Center South (BUMCS), Behavioral Health Pavilion, Room 1233 only.

Sponsored by The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson.

The objective of Psychiatry Grand Rounds is to provide mental health professionals with updates on a variety of psychiatric topics with the goals of increasing knowledge, competence, and patient care. 

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)TM. 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 Kristen Yungert at . Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation.

For a transcript of your CME hours, please contact the Office of Continuing Medical Education (OCME): (520) 626-7832 or

Continuing this year:
Chairman's Psychiatric Grand Rounds are held twice a month and are reserved for psychiatric resident/trainee presentations and resident/trainee educational purposes. These presentations are not eligible for CME credit

Quality Improvement & Patient Safety (QIPS) fka Mortality & Morbidity (M&M) conferences will be held throughout the academic year and will be Department of Psychiatry members ONLY and will NOT be videotaped for future viewing.

Not able to attend the live presentation: Did you know? 

Our Grand Rounds and Chairman Psychiatric Grand Rounds are videotaped and can be viewed here.  Please note that only live attendance at the location listed above is eligible for CME Credit. Be sure to sign the attendance sheet and complete the evaluation.

November 13, 2019 - "Light Therapy: Implications for Recovery Following PTSD and mTBI"
William D. "Scott" Killgore, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry, Psychology, Medical Imaging

October 16, 2019 - "Treating Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder with Psilocybin"
Francisco Moreno, MD
Professor of Psychiatry

September 11, 2019 - "Catatonia: What it is, what it isn't, how to know, and how to treat"
Katharine Woods, DO
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry