2014- 2015 EVENTS

      Events are open to all Yale medical students.

      Every session includes dinner catered by a popular local restaurant.

May 14, 2014:  End-of-Year Celebration

  • Location: Rose Garden
  • Time: 5:30 pm

August 26, 2014:  Activities Fair

  • Location: Harkness Ballroom
  • Time: 5:00-6:30 pm

September 10, 2014:  Welcome Party

  • Location: Rose Garden (rain or shine)
  • Time: 5:30 pm

September 24, 2014:  Translation Psychiatry

  • Title: Cognition: Research and Clinical Science
  • Discussants: Drs. Amy Arnsten and Chris Van Dyck
  • Moderator: Shivani Bhatt, YSM I & Swetha Dravida, YSM I
  • Location: Steiner Room, 333 Cedar St
  • Time: 5:30pm

October 1, 2014:  Residency Application Session

  • Title: Interviewing Tips from Yale Residents
  • Location: Dept. of Psychiatry, 300 George St., Room 354
  • Time: 5:30 pm

October 8, 2014:  Psychiatry & Society
Co-sponsoring with The Progressive Mental Health group

  • Title: Recovery Paradigms in Psychiatry
  • Discussant: Drs. Bob Ostroff & Larry Davidson
  • Moderator: Wendy Xiao, YSM V & Juan Rodriguez, YSM III
  • Location: Steiner Room, 333 Cedar St.
  • Time: 5:30 pm

November:  Global Mental Health Lecture Series

  • Contact: carla.marienfeld@yale.edu for details

November 5, 2014:  Child Psychiatry

  • **Joint Meeting with Cohen Fellowship**
  • Title: Harm Reduction in Pharmacotherapy
  • Discussant: Dr. Pieter Joost van Wattum
  • Moderator: Taber Lightbourne, YSM III & Angela Lee, YSM III
  • Location: Steiner Room, 333 Cedar St.
  • Time: 5:30 pm

February 4, 2015:  Psychoanlaysis

  • Title: To Eat or Not to Eat: Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Eating Disorders
  • Discussants: Drs. Kay Long, Sidney Phillips, Oscar Hills & Lynn Reiser
  • Moderator: Amanda Wallace, YSM IV & Sasha Deutsch-Link, YSM III
  • Location: Steiner Room, 333 Cedar St.
  • Time: 5:30 pm

March 25, 2015:  Careers in Psychiatry

  • Title: YSM 2015 Graduates: Post-Match Day Tips
  • Location: Steiner Room, 333 Cedar St.
  • Time: 5:30 pm

May 6, 2015:  End-of-Year Celebration

  • Location: Rose Garden
  • Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Catherine Chiles, Associate Professor of Psychiatry

President: Amanda Wallace, YSM IV

Secretaries: Sasha Deutsch-Link, YSM III

Treasurer: Wendy Xiao, YSM V

Representatives to the Medical Student Education Committee:
Shivani Bhatt, YSM II
Swetha Dravida, YSM II

Cinema and Psychiatry/Media Liaison: Taber Lightbourne, YSM III

Community Action Liaison: Juan Rodriguez, YSM III

Child Psychiatry Liaison: Angela Lee, YSM III

Class Representatives: Alexandra Thomas, YSM IV; Juan Rodriguez and Thomas Yang Sun, YSM III; Alana Kaplan, YSM II; TBD, YSMI


Listserv administrator: Sasha Deutsch-Link

Listserv information: http://mailman.yale.edu/mailman/listinfo/YMSPA