Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Our Psychiatry Grand Rounds are held biweekly for 3 quarters of the academic year. For more information and current schedule, please see below.

Sessions are recorded by Northwest AHEC and are available for viewing and CME credit.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds brings expert speakers for monthly lectures to define concepts and identify/discuss new information in specific topics relevant to psychiatry. Join us as we review recent advances in psychiatric diagnosis, treatment and case management.


2013 - 2014
Psychiatry Grand Rounds (1:00 pm)

Last Revised: 3/12/14











September 6


Neal Roberts, PharmD, BCPS

Northwest Community Care Network

Cost Effective Prescribing


Jonestown Rd.


September 20


Mariam Qureshi, MD

Lee Staton, Psychiatry Transfer Coordinator


Involuntary Commitment and Other Legal Issues with Patient Care Including EMTALA


Jonestown Rd.


October 4


Adam Goldstein, MD, MPH

NC School of Medicine – Chapel Hill


When our Patients Die


Jonestown Rd.


October 18


Ihtsham Haq, MD

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurology


What DBS Tells us About the Circuitry of Emotional Control


Jonestown Rd.


November 1


Ashwin A. Patkar, MD

Associate Professor and Medical Director of Duke Addictions Programs

Duke University Medical Center


Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment of Substance Misuse


Jonestown Rd.


November 15


Robin Hurley, MD

Professor, VA Medical Center

Salisbury, NC

TBI Management


Jonestown Rd.


December 6


Robert Coghill, PhD

Professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy

Professor of Anesthesiology


Brain Mechanisms Supporting Individual Differences in Pain


Jonestown Rd.




January 17


Guy Palmes, MD

Associate Professor, Psychiatry, WFBH

Steven Folmar, PhD

Dept. of Anthropology, WFU


Trip to Nepal


Jonestown Rd.


February 7


Dr. Andy Farah

Chief of Psychiatry Section

High Point Division of UNC Healthcare


Homocysteine Theory of Depression - From Theory to Practice


Jonestown Rd.


February 21


WakeOne Upgrade Training

Faculty and Residents

Jonestown Rd.


March 7

(CX due to weather)


Stephanie Daniel

(may present on March 21)


School Based Mental Health


Jonestown Rd.


March 21


Dr. Jane Foy


Emergency Mental Health Triage


Jonestown Rd.


April 4


Peter Rives


Chronic Pain Initiative


Jonestown Rd.


April 18


Dr. Guy Palmes




Jonestown Rd.


May 2


Steve Sand, MD


The First Year After Residency


Jonestown Rd.


May 16


Dr. Kishore Gadde




Jonestown Rd.


June 6


Not confirmed yet




Jonestown Rd.



Psychiatry Grand Rounds are held in one of the following locations:  Conference Room (2nd Floor, Classroom), Granite Building (791 Jonestown Road), or Room 1064, (1st Floor, Hanes Building - past the library, badge into Hanes Building, left at the end of the hall).


Wake Forest School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 category 1 credit toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.


  • Define concepts and identify/discuss new information in specific topics relevant to psychiatry.  
  • Review recent advances in psychiatric diagnosis, treatment and case management.  
  • Apply the information in clinical practice.


Wake Forest School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity is sponsored by Wake Forest School of Medicine. 


We would like to thank Cyberonics, Jazz Pharma, Wyeth, AstraZeneca, Bristol Myers Squibb, Abbott, Takeda and Lilly Pharmaceuticals for providing unrestricted educational grants to help support Psychiatry Grand Rounds.


Quick Reference

Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


791 Jonestown Road, Winston-Salem, NC  27103

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Last Updated: 03-12-2014
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