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: 11:00-12:30

Location: Wilf Family Center auditorium, UMMCH map


2018-19 Schedule

Below is a preview of the speakers we have scheduled for the 2018-19 Distinguished Visiting Lecturer series.

February 6, 2019

Stress and the Pubertal Transition: Opportunities and Vulnerabilities

Megan Gunnar, PhD

Department Chair, Director of the Institute, Regents Professor, Distinguished McKnight University Professor
UMN Institute of Child Development

March 6, 2019

Interprofessional Practice and Education: Alignment Between the Department and the National Center

Barbara Brandt, PhD, EdM

Associate VP and Director, National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education
Academic Health Center, University of Minnesota

March 20, 2019 - *12:00pm - 1:30pm*

Prefrontal Disconnection in Schizophrenia: Insights from Animal Models

Jennifer Zick, PhD

Medical Scientist in Training Program

April 3, 2019

Can We Talk About Race? Why We Don't and Why We Should

Beverly Daniel Tatum, PhD

President Emerita
Spelman College

April 10, 2019

Translational Neuroeconomics: Characterizing Valuation Systems in Psychiatric Disorders

Brian Sweis, PhD

Medical Scientist in Training Program

May 1, 2019 

Performance Assessment in Competency-Based Medical Education: Implications for Psychiatry

John Q. Young, MD, MPP, PhD

Professor and Vice Chair for Education, Department of Psychiatry
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine & The Zucker Hillside Hospital

June 5, 2019

The Neurobiology and Treatment of Pediatric Anxiety

Daniel Pine, MD

Chief, Emotion and Development Branch and Section on Development and Affective Neuroscience
National Institute of Mental Health (NIH)

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:

Dan Heemstra 

Wilf Family Center Auditorium

Grand Rounds Videos

Recordings of past Psychiatry Grand Rounds lectures are available online. With permission, new recordings are added a day or two after each lecture.

Visit our YouTube channel

We cannot grant CME credit for online viewing.