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SCPS Presents
Internal Medicine for Psychiatrists

Saturday, April 1st, 2017
8:30 A.M. - 12:15 P.M.

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center - South Tower
Harvey Morse Auditorium
8700 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles Ca. 90048

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Schedule
8:30 A.M. - Continental Breakfast; Booth Exhibits
8:55 A.M. - Opening Remarks


9:00 A.M. - 10:00 A.M. - Endocrinology - Michael A. Bush M.D. - President, CA-AACE Clinical Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Associate Clinical Professor, Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
Dr Bush will discuss the effects that commonly used psychiatric medications have on the endocrine system. Problems often seen in clinical practice include changes in glucose and lipid metabolism, alterations in pituitary hormones, and effects on thyroid function in susceptible patients. The role of the psychiatrist in diagnosing and even treating some of these medical problems will be discussed.


10:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. - Gastroenterology - Caroline Hwang, M.D., Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC
We will provide an overview of the most common gastrointestinal disorders encountered in the medical setting, including basics of their diagnosis and treatment and the signs and symptoms which should prompt the non-internist to refer for urgent medical evaluation. We will also discuss functional gastrointestinal disorders (irritable bowel syndrome, functional dyspepsia) and how multidisciplinary care which includes mental health and nutrition may be beneficial to the patient.

11:00 - Break

11:15 A.M. - 12:15 P.M. - Cardiology - Mark K. Urman, M.D., Clinical Professor of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Learn what every psychiatrist should be familiar with regarding the latest in state-of-the-art cardiac care and how psychiatrists can be an integral part of caring for cardiologistsí patients.



SCPS Members - $125.00
Non-SCPS Members - $150.00
SCPS Residents* - $30.00
Non-SCPS Residents* - $40.00

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Above fees effective until March 20th.
After March 20th and at-door registrations additional $25.00


To Register with a check - please make check payable to SCPS and mail to: SCPS, 2999 Overland Ave., Suite 208, Los Angeles, CA 90064

*Must be enrolled in a full-time, degree granting program. Must send photocopy of student I.D. with registration form . NO EXCEPTIONS.

Cancellations must be received 48 hours prior to the meeting and will be assesed a $45 administrative processing fee.
SCPS would like to thank: Michael Gales, M.D. (Program Chair), William Arroyo, M.D., Sophie Duriez, M.D., David Fogelson, M.D., Michelle Furuta, M.D., Jacquelyn Green, M.D., Samuel Miles, M.D., and Heather Silverman, M.D. for planning this event.

3 Hours Category 1 CME will be available for this meeting.

The Southern California Psychiatric Society (SCPS) is accredited by the Institute of Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. SCPS takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.
SCPS designates this educational activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.


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SCPS Presents
Installation & Awards Reception
Saturday, April 22, 2017
3:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

Le Merigot Beach Hotel
1740 Ocean Ave.
Santa Monica, CA 90401

RSVP to scps2999@earthlink.net

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