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Psychiatry Grand Rounds: "A Tribute to Drs. George Aghajanian and George Heninger: Over 100 years of Leadership, Research, and Mentoring Excellence at Yale"

9:30am - Refreshments

9:50am - Opening Remarks
John Krystal, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine

10:10am - Comments
Dennis Charney, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Dean, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

10:30am - “From the Locus Coeruleus to Cocaine & the Dopamine Hypothesis & Process Addictions”
Mark S. Gold, MD, Dizney Distinguished Professor and Chairman, Department of  Psychiatry, University of Florida College of Medicine

11:00 - “Transcriptional and Epigenetic Mechanisms of Depression”
Eric J. Nestler, MD, PhD, Nash Family Professor and Chairman, Department of Neuroscience, Director of the Friedman Brain Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine: 

11:30 - “Synaptic Remodeling in the Pathophysiology and Treatment of Depression”
Ronald S. Duman, PhD, Mears and Jamison Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobiology, Director of the Ribicoff Research Facilities, Yale University School of Medicine

12:00 - Closing Remarks: The next 100 years
John Krystal, MD

Please submit memories of, or tributes to, Drs. George Aghajanian and George Heninger at this website: Your comments will be collected and shared with both of the honorees.





Free: free


Grand Rounds


Snacks: Refreshments.
Oct 201424Friday
9:30 AM12:15 PM