Event Overview

This conference helps you provide the best possible care to mothers both during and after pregnancy. It is ideal for all providers in primary care, pediatrics, OB/GYN, and other practices that treat women and children.

Attend this conference to network with renowned leaders in women’s health and enhance how you:

Identify effective evidence-based screening and treatment strategies

Prioritize practice change around screening, treatment, payment and more

Use strategies that work for patient-centered care, stigma reduction, and engagement

Help break down barriers to creating healthy children and families across New York State

Event Agenda

Hilton Albany, 40 Lodge Street, Albany, NY 12207
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Introduction & Overview

  • 8:00 – 8:30 AM Registration & Breakfast
  • 8:35 – 8:45 AM Welcoming Remarks Matt Perkins, MD, MBA, MPH on behalf of the Office of Mental Health
    David Rubin, MD on behalf of the Statewide Coordination Center
  • 8:50 – 9:00 AM Overview of Conference & Assessment of Needs in NY Lee S. Cohen, MD and Dr. Marlene P. Freeman, MD

Morning Track: The Challenge of Diagnosis, Screening, and Treatment of Maternal Mood and Anxiety Disorders

  • 9:05 – 9:35 AM Prevalence and Consequences of Maternal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Laura F. Petrillo, MD
  • 9:40 – 10:10 AM Accurate Diagnosis for the Primary Care Setting: Identification of Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Psychotic Disorders and Anxiety Disorders Ruta Nonacs, MD, PhD
  • 10:15 – 10:45 AM Screening for Maternal Mood and Anxiety Disorders: Tools and Steps to Enhance Treatment Engagement Lisa Weinstock, MD
  • 10:50 – 11:20 AM Facilitated Discussion and Q&A Marlene P. Freeman, MD
  • 11:25 – 11:55 AM Lunch
  • 12:00 – 1:00 PM Treatment Considerations for Pregnant and Postpartum Women: Medication Treatments: Risks, Benefits, and How to Select Medication Treatments Lee S. Cohen, MD Marlene P. Freeman, MD
  • 1:05 – 1:35 PM Treatment Considerations for Pregnant and Postpartum Women: Non-pharmacologic Treatment Margaret G. Spinelli, MD
  • 1:40 – 2:00 PM Other Critical Treatment Considerations: Substance Misuse Disorders, Interpersonal Violence, and Trauma Edwin Raffi, MD, MPH
  • 2:00 – 2:15 PM Coffee break

Afternoon Track: Successful Provision of Care and Engagement of Patients
Patient Centered Care

  • 2:15 – 2:40 PM Patient Education and Stigma Reduction Sonia Murdock
  • 2:20 – 3:05 PM Cultural Competency Nhi-Ha Thuy Trinh, MD, MPH

Logistics of Prioritizing Maternal Mental Health into Practice

  • 3:10 – 3:30 PM Payment Douglas Fish, MD and Amy Jones-Renaud, MPH
  • 3:30 – 3:50 PM Practice Change – Multidisciplinary Perspectives: Adult Primary Care, Obstetrics, and Pediatrics Mary E. D’Alton, MD
  • 3:50 – 4:10 PM Linkages and Referrals: Overview of Project TEACH Maternal Depression Program David Rubin, MD

Afternoon Track: Successful Provision of Care and Engagement of Patients

  • 4:15 – 4:45 PM Facilitated Discussion and Q&A Lee Cohen, MD
  • 4:50 – 5:00 PM Future Directions Matt Perkins, MD, MBA, MPH David H. Rubin, MD
  • 5:00 PM Adjourn

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8:00am - 7:00pm
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542 Route 9
Fishkill, NY 12524