Greater Kansas City: Ketamine & Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation For The Treatment Of Depression

When:  Jun 22, 2017 from 5:30 PM to 7:45 PM (ET)

Ketamine & Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation For The Treatment Of Depression

Speaker: Dennis Owens, M.D., Ph.D. Psychiatry Associates of Kansas City & Advanced Psychiatric Solutions of Kansas City

Program Agenda:
  • 5:30 – 6:00 pm – Networking/Beer/Wine and Snacks
  • 6:00 – 7:30 pm – Presentation
  • 7:30 – 7:45 pm – Q & A
Registration Cost:
  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $15 ACRP Members
  • $30 Non-Members
Program Description: Attendees of this event will have an opportunity to mingle with other research professionals in the area and take in what should be a great presentation by Dennis Owens, M.D., Ph.D. of Psychiatry Associates of Kansas City & Advanced Psychiatric Solutions of Kansas City.
Dennis will talk about Ketamine & TMS for the treatment of Depression. Event starts at 5:30pm. Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided by the ACRP board. Please bring ideas and questions!

Upon completion of this presentation, attendees should be able to:
  • Recognize the Public Health Burden and Therapeutic Challenges of Treatment Resistant Depression
  • Identify the limitations of the Monoamine Hypothesis for antidepressant development
  • Evaluate the off-label use of Ketamine for TRD
  • Recognize the growing interest in glutamate modulators as potential antidepressants.
  • Understand the role of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) in treating Major Depressive Disorder
Target Audience: Clinical Research Coordinators, Clinical Research Associates, Clinical Project Managers, and anyone working in clinical research.

Contact hours: 1.5. Contact hours have been applied for through ACRP. Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

To receive contact hours: Purchase the contact hours, sign in at the registration desk, and attend the program. Log on to the ACRP website then “ACRP Learning Portal” to complete the evaluation no later than 30 days following the event and obtain the online certificate.

Contact Hour Cost:
  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $15 ACRP Members
  • $30 Non-Members
Please click here to purchase contact hours.

Refund Policy:
 No refund will be provided unless cancelled by the chapter.

Level: Open to all clinical research professionals.

Further Information: Please contact Grant A. Gorr at gragorr@aerotek.com or (913) 905.1926.

Location

Quintiles IMS
6700 W. 115th St.
Overland Park, KS 66211
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Contact

Grant A. Gorr
913-905-1926
gragorr@aerotek.com