Behavioral Health 2015 Agenda

Thursday, March 19, 2015

8:30 AM
Registration & Breakfast

8:50 AM
Opening Remarks
Kevin J. Tracey, MD
President and CEO, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Northwell Health

9:00 AM
PANEL I: Cyber-Bullying & Our Youth
Moderator: Victor Fornari, MD
Director, Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, The Zucker Hillside Hospital,
Northwell Health
Professor of Psychiatry & Pediatrics, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Judith Hirsch, MD
Medical Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, South Oaks Hospital,
Comprehensive Outpatient Behavioral Services, Northwell Health

Patrice Reives-Bright, MD
Division Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, South Oaks Hospital, Northwell Health

Vera Feuer, MD
Director, Division of Emergency Psychiatry, Long Island Jewish Medical Center,
Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York, Emergency Department, Northwell Health

9:45 AM
Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: The Facts, The Fiction and The Future
Tina Walch, MD, Medical Director, South Oaks Hospital, Northwell Health

10:25 AM Break

10:40 AM
Female Brain Aging: What Role Does Menopause Play?
Pauline M. Maki, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology;
Director, Women’s Mental Health Research, University of Illinois at Chicago

11:20 AM
Psychosis in Females with Alzheimer’s disease: Evidence of Tauopathy
Jeremy Koppel, MD, Research Scientist, The Litwin-Zucker Research Center for the Study
of Alzheimer’s disease, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Northwell Health

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM
Mobile Assessment and Interventions: Engaging Women in Mental Health Care
Frederick Muench, PhD, Director of Digital Health Interventions,
Department of Psychiatry/Addictions Services, Northwell Health

1:40 PM
PANEL II: What Parents Need to Know About Mental Illness and College Students
Michael Birnbaum, MD, Director, Early Treatment Program, Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health
Laura Braider, PhD, Director, Behavioral Health College Partnership; Psychologist, OCD Center;
Ambulatory Psychiatry Center; The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health;
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

2:25 PM Break

2:35 PM
Migraines, Comorbidity and Women’s Health
Noah Rosen, MD, FAHS, Director, North Shore Headache Center, Program Director, Neurology,
Northwell Health; Associate Professor Neurology and Psychiatry, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

3:15 PM
Future Perspectives on Women’s Behavioral Health
John M. Kane, MDSenior Vice President of Behavioral Health Services, Northwell Health;
Chair of Psychiatry, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine;
Chair of Psychiatry, The Zucker Hillside Hospital

4:00 PM Reception