2017 Spring Conference

St. Augustine, FL  April 19 – 21, 2017

2017 Board of Directors Award – Brian Spector


2017 Rising Star Award – Irma Sanchez



Presentation Material

Shared with permission of the presenter.

Regina Bussing, MD, MSH, DFAPA, DFAACAP – – Integrating Psychiatry Consultation Services in Hospital Setting


Wednesday, April 19th

8:30am – 4:00pm NAAPA Board Members Meeting

6:30pm Dinner

Thursday, April 20th

7:00am Breakfast

8:00am – 11:45am Conference In Session

  Marika Brigham – Director, Psychiatry, University of Florida
Presidents Message

  Sara Jo Nixon, PhD – Professor Psychiatry and Psychology, Co-Vice Chair – Psychiatry, Co-Dir. – Center for Addiction Research and Education, Co-Dir. –  NIDA T32, Chief – Division of Addiction Research, Dir. – Neurocognitive Laboratory, UF HSC
Clarifying Age-Related Vulnerabilities to Alcohol and Other Substances

  William Greene, MD – Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Training Director – ASAM Training Program, UF HSC
Florida Recovery Center Program and Training Model

  Richard Holbert, MD – Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Medical Dir, UF Shands Psych Hospital, Co-Dir. Brain Stimulation Service, UF HSC
Culture of Safety in Psychiatry

11:45am – 1:00pm Lunch Business Meeting & Awards

1:00pm – 4:15pm Conference In Sessions

  Telepsychiatry Models: Panel Discussion

  Benchmarking Presentation: Education

  Take Two Minutes I – Staff Development

        6:30pm Members Networking Dinner

Friday, April 21st

7:00am Breakfast

8:15am – 11:45am Conference In Session

  Brian Cooke, MD – Assistant Professor, Forensic Training Assistant Director, Psychiatry UFHSC
Promoting Mindfulness in Medical Education

  Carol Lewis, PhD, MPH, CPH – Clinical Assoc. Professor, Psychiatry UF HSC
  Mindfulness Sessions

  Regina Bussing, MD, MSH, DFAPA, DFAACAP – Donald R. Dizney Chair in Psychiatry, Professor and Chair of Psychiatry, UF HSC
Integrating Psychiatry Consultation Services in Hospital Setting

  Take Two Minutes II

11:45am Closing Remarks and Collection of Surveys