General Information

Jointly Provided by the American Psychiatric Association and the Psychiatric Society of Virginia.

Meeting Objectives:

The Psychiatric Society of Virginia's fall meeting for 2019 is entitled "Personalized Psychiatry: Science and Stratified Care”. The presentations will inform the participants on the subjects of: 1) recent advances in psychiatric genetics 2) psychiatric pharmacogenetics, 3) life stress and psychopathology, 4) updates on new brain imaging techniques, 5) identifying and specifying curative factors in psychotherapy and 6) how to minimize risk when treating suicidal and violent patients. These are all intended to inform those who practice medicine in order to improve decision-making and delivery of health care services to our patients.

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the Psychiatric Society of Virginia. The APA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

The American Psychiatric Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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