Grand Rounds


Sanger Hall, Room, 1-044
1101 E. Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23298
11:45 – 12:50

May 1
What Works in Community-based Residential Treatment for Youth?  Advancing Evidence on Effective Practice
Elizabeth M.Z. Farmer, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Social Work
VCU School of Social Work

May 8
Why Child Psychiatry Should Lead Health Care Reform:  The Science Behind the Social Policy
James J. Hudziak, M.D.
Director of Vermont Center for Children, Youth & Families and the Division of Child Psychiatry
Professor of Psychiatry, Medicine and Pediatrics
University of Vermont College of Medicine

May 15
Dementia with Lewy Body; A Diagnostic Challenge
Zeeshan Faruqui, M.D.
PGY-4 Resident
VCU Department of Psychiatry

May 22
Obesity in African American Women
Ebony S. Vinson, Ph.D.
Clinical Health Psychology Fellow
VCU Department of Psychiatry


May 29
Wyatt v. Stickney:  A Landmark Mental Health Case
Jennifer S. Smith, M.D.
PGY-4 Resident
VCU Department of Psychiatry

Grand Rounds presentations are now available online.

Available Presentations

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physicians may claim up to 1 hour in Type 1 or Type 2 CME on the Virginia Board of
Medicine Continued Competency and Assessment Form required for renewal of an active medical license.

VCU designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For more information contact Kim Bertram at 804-828-1453 or