Dr. Allen Speaking in Memphis - Free to the Public

The University of Tennessee Department of Psychiatry presents an upcoming Grand Rounds lecture:TITLE:  The Counterproductive Neglect of Social Psychology: Reductionism in Psychiatry SPEAKER: David M. Allen, MD, Professor of Psychiatry Emeritus, University of TN, Health Science Center College of MedicineDATE:  Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013TIME:  11am – 12:00pmLOCATION:  956 Court Ave-Coleman Building Rm. 137-South AuditoriumLEARNING OBJECTIVES:Participants will be able to:
  • ·         Describe how and why heritability and fMRI studies can highly overemphasize biogenetic aspects of psychiatric disorders.
  • ·         Learn the weaknesses inherent in randomized controlled studies of psychotherapy outcome.
  • ·         Become familiar with models for integrating ideas from neurobiology, individual psychology, and social psychology in the understanding of psychiatric disorders.
DISCLOSURES:Dr. Allen has no disclosures which need to be revealed. He will not be discussing any off-label uses of products package information.ACCREDITATION INFORMATION:--The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.-- CREDIT: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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