American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from the APA annual meeting, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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VIDEO: Managing psychiatric comorbidities of chronic illness in adolescents

May 31, 2016
ATLANTA — Susan Samuels, MD, child and adolescent psychiatrist at New York-Presbyterian and Weill Cornell Medicine, emphasizes the burden of…
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Adjunctive Latuda reduces risk for mood, depressive episode recurrence in bipolar I disorder

May 30, 2016
ATLANTA — Adjunctive Latuda was associated with significantly improved time to recurrence of mood or depressive episode among individuals with…
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VIDEO: Highlights from the American Psychiatric Association annual meeting

May 27, 2016
ATLANTA — Steve H. Koh, MD, MPH, MBA, chair of the APA annual meeting scientific program committee and assistant professor of psychiatry at…
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Current ADHD medications may not meet needs of adult patients

May 27, 2016
ATLANTA — Data presented here showed adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder were prescribed combination treatment with a…
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VIDEO: Using behavioral therapy to improve substance use disorder medication adherence

May 26, 2016
ATLANTA — In this video, Edward Nunes, MD, a professor of psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center and New York Presbyterian Hospital…
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Prescription medication more common among individuals with binge-eating disorder

May 26, 2016
ATLANTA — Individuals with binge-eating disorder were more likely to be prescribed medication for various health issues prior to and following…
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VIDEO: Recently approved Nuplazid fills treatment gap in Parkinson’s disease

May 25, 2016
ATLANTA — Henry Nasrallah, MD, of the department of neurology and psychiatry at St. Louis University, discusses the utility of the recently…
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Study shows racial/ethnic disparities in mental health care utilization

May 25, 2016
ATLANTA — Depression-related hospitalizations have steadily increased in the United States and significant racial/ethnic disparities in…
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VIDEO: Advancing discovery of objective diagnostic methods for PTSD

May 24, 2016
ATLANTA — In this video, Charles R. Marmar, MD, chairman of the department of psychiatry at New York University Langone Medical Center…
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VIDEO: Expert explains barriers of private funding in psychiatric health care

May 24, 2016
ATLANTA — In this video, Steven S. Sharfstein, MD, president and CEO of Sheppard Pratt Health System, discusses the role of private funding in…
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