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Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Friday, April 5, 2019
11:00am – 12:00pm

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

TITLE: “Esketamine: A New Paradigm for Treatment-Resistant Depression”

Speaker: Andrew Winokur, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Psychiatry, UConn Health

Learning Objectives: Participants will (be able to):

1. Identify the basis for classifying a patient as having treatment-resistant depression. 2. Summarize the rationale for developing Esketamine for treatment-resistant depression. 3. Evaluate the evidence supporting the efficacy of Esketamine for treatment-resistant depression and describe the most prevalent and important adverse effects associated with Esketamine treatment.

Target Audience: Health Center faculty, residents, medical students, and other mental health professionals.

Contact:

Krystyna Lipinski x1283 lipinski@uchc.edu

UConn Health Psychiatry Department (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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