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Spring Conference

4/4/2020 8:30:00 AM

Iowa Psychiatric Society’s annual spring psychiatric update provides attendees exposure to a variety of mental health-related topics; some clinical in nature, others more administrative. Join us as we provide registrants with updates relevant to their practice of psychiatry in Iowa.

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Accredited for 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Saturday, April 4, 2020
8:30am Event Check-in and Breakfast
9:00am - 3:45pm Conference


Civil Commitment Law in Iowa: Past, Present, and Future 
Doug Steenblock, MD
Chief of Mental Health Services, Iowa Veterans Home, IPS Member 
Honorable Kim Riley
District Associate Judge, District 2b

Mythbusters: Untangling Psychiatric Myths from Truths 
Bob Boland, MD
Vice Chair for Education
Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School 
John Luo, MD
Director of Consultation Liaison & Emergency Psychiatry
University of California Irvine School of Medicine

Beyond Collaborative Care: Supporting Primary Care in the Provision of Psychiatric Services 
Rebecca Lundquist, MD
Program Director, Psychiatry Residency, Broadlawns- Unity Point, IPS Member

Minimizing Risk in the Non-clinical Areas of Practice 
Ann McNary, JD
Senior Risk Manager
Professional Risk Management Services (PRMS)

Accredited for 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™


Registration rates increase 2/15/2020


Hotel Information

Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
Room block closes Friday, March 13, 2020
Rate: $134
or call 515-244-2151 and mention reference #M-JWE4VSX

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PO Box 30413
Indianapolis, Indiana 46230