Psychiatry Grand Rounds: Rewiring Faculty Circuits: The Role of Brain Stimulation

UF Participant Registration Non-UF Participant Registration

Presented by
Thomas E. Schlaepfer, MD
Vice Chair and Professor of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy,
University Hospital Bonn

Target Audience
Primary Care Physicians

$0 for UF Participants
$35.00 non-UF Participants

Program Description
This CME activity consists of an educational component (slides, audio lecture) in an electronic format, followed by an online post-test. Estimated time to complete this activity, including review of materials, is one hour.

Requirements for Successful Completion

  • This CME activity consists of an educational component (audio lecture in an electronic format, which is followed by an online post-test).
  • Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.
  • In order to receive credit, participants must view the presentation in its entirety.
  • The University of Florida College of Medicine will report CME credit to CE Broker when applicable.

Learning Objectives
As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Define and describe the new forms of neuromodulation available in psychiatry today.
  2. Identify proper indications and position in treatment algorithms for new forms of brain stimulation.
  3. Know about different approaches to Deep Brain Stimulation for Major Depression.
  4. Recognize different stages of development of neurostimulation techniques in regard to their clinical applicability.

Faculty Disclosure
Dr. Schlaepfer has disclosed that he has no relevant financial relationships. Dr. Bussing (planning committee) has disclosed that in the past 12 months she has received grant/research support from Pfizer. No one else in a position to control the content of this activity has any financial relationships to disclose.

Continuing Medical Education Credit
Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: January 25, 2017

Expiration Date: January 24, 2019