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Friday 21st August 2020 from 12:30pm at Online via Zoom

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COVID-19 & Mental Health Summer School

The Impact of Covid-19 on Depression in Youth

Overview:

The aim of the Summer School is to provide UpToDate emerging knowledge and guidance on key issues arising from the current pandemic relating to psychological distress, mental health, psychiatric morbidity and service provision.

Format: Webinar

Each webinar is a standalone event.  Participants can register to attend any number of webinars.  Note: This webinar will be recorded and uploaded to our website for future reference.  We hope in this way to share learnings and support our colleagues at the front line of service provision with inputs relevant to a variety of clinical areas pertaining to mental health. We hope to make this widely available to clinicians working within mental health.

Duration: 1 hour weekly

CPD: 1 point per meeting

Registration:      https://bit.ly/UCDACAP2014 

The fourteenth webinar in the UCD Academic Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Summer School series takes place on Friday 21st August 2020 at 12:30pm.

The speaker will be Professor Argyris Stringaris MD, PhD, FRCPsych, Professor of Psychiatry, at Georgetown University.  Prof Stringaris is a Senior Investigator at NIMH who researches and treats depression and related conditions in young.  His work on mood disorders has been awarded the 2014 Klingenstein Foundation Prize by the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and the 2010 Research Prize In 2018, Dr Stringaris was awarded the National Institute of Mental Health Outstanding Mentor Award. Dr Stringaris was awarded the NIH Director’s Award. Dr Stringaris is President Elect (2019-2021) for the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology.

NOTE: Please note that this webinar will be recorded and uploaded to our website for future reference.

About the UCD Academic Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Group

You can find out more about the work of the UCD Academic Child & Adolescent Psychiatry group here: http://www.ucd.ie/medicine/capsych/