PGY-2 Didactics Curriculum

Week #1: No classes

 

Week #2:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

ACGME Review

Dr. Lauren Spring

2:00-3:00PM

High Yield CL Topics: Dementia and Delirium

Dr. Walter Piddoubny

3:00-4:00PM

Depression and Suicide Risk Assessment in the Medically Ill

Dr. Nidhi Sharoha



Week #3:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:00PM

Intro to Addiction Psychiatry

Dr. Richard Rosenthal

3:30-4:30PM

PRITE Review: Putnam

Chiefs



Week #4:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:30PM

High Yield CL Topics: Assessment of Capacity &

Intoxication/Withdrawal

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:30-3:30PM

Intro to Inpatient Child Psychiatry

Dr. Lauren Spring

3:30 - 4:30PM

PRITE Review: HSC

Chiefs



Week #5:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:15PM

Intro to Forensic Psychiatry

Dr. Michael Schwartz

3:30 -4:30PM

PRITE Review: Putnam

Chiefs



Week #6:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Intro to Geriatric Psychiatry

Dr. Nikhil Palekar

2:00-4:00PM

History of Psychiatry

Dr. Mark Sedler

4:15-5:15PM

PRITE Review: HSC

Chiefs



Week #7:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Geriatric Psychiatry

Dr. Nikhil Palekar

2:00-3:15PM

Addiction Psychiatry

Dr. Richard Rosenthal

3:30–4:30PM

PRITE Review: Putnam

Chiefs



Week #8:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Geriatric Psychiatry

Dr. Nikhil Palekar

2:00-4:00PM

History of Psychiatry

Dr. Mark Sedler

4:15–5:15PM

PRITE Review: HSC

Chiefs



Week #9:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:00PM

Psychosis and the Mental Status Examination

Dr. Jodi Weinstein

3:00-4:00PM

Addiction Psychiatry

Dr. Helen Fox

4:15 – 5:15 pm

PRITE Review: Putnam

Chiefs



Week #10:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

Introduction to Assessment

Dr. Gabrielle Carlson

2:00-3:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

ADHD

Dr. Gabrielle Carlson

3:00-4:00PM

Intoxication and Withdrawal

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

4:15-5:15PM

PRITE Review: HSC

Chiefs



Week #11:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

Introduction to Development

Dr. Judith Crowell

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:15-5:15PM

PRITE Review: Putnam

Chiefs



Week #12:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

Psychological Testing and Special Education

Debra Reicher, Ph.D. and Wil Farquharson, Ph.D.

2:00-3:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

Intro to Autism Spectrum Disorders

Debra Reicher, Ph.D. and Michael Greenberg, LCSW

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:15-5:15PM

PRITE Review: HSC

Chiefs



Week #13: PRITE Exam – No lectures

Week #14:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

ODD and Conduct Disorder

Dr. Gabrielle Carlson

2:00-3:00PM

Suicide

Dr. Ricardo Caceda

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #15:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

Bipolar Disorders and DMDD

Dr. Gabrielle Carlson

2:00-3:00PM

Suicide

Dr. Ricardo Caceda

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #16:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

Psychotic Disorders

Dr. Ilana Yel

2:00-3:00PM

Suicide

Dr. Ricardo Caceda

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #17:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

Tic Disorders

Dr. James Swain

2:00-3:00PM

Suicide

Dr. Ricardo Caceda

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #18:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

Child Psychiatric Emergencies

Dr. Poonam Gill

2:00-3:00PM

Depressive Disorders and Suicide in Youth

Dr. Lauren Spring

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #19:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Intro to CBT

Dr. Lerman

2:00-3:00PM

Suicide

Dr. Ricardo Caceda

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #20:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Intro to CBT

Dr. Lerman

2:00-3:00PM

Suicide

Dr. Ricardo Caceda

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #21:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Intro to CBT

Dr. Lerman

2:00-3:00PM

ECT

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #22:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Intro to CBT

Dr. Lerman

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to Quality

Dr. Batra

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #23:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Intro to Supportive Psychotherapy

Dr. Lauren Spring

2:00-3:00PM

Bioethics

Dr. Lauren Spring

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #24:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Intro to Supportive Psychotherapy

Dr. Lauren Spring

2:00-3:00PM

Bioethics

Dr. Lauren Spring

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #25:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Intro to Supportive Psychotherapy

Dr. Lauren Spring

2:00-3:00PM

Bioethics

Dr. Lauren Spring

3:00-4:00PM

Psychopharmacology

Dr. Philip Pecoraro

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #26: Holiday – No lectures



Week #27: Holiday – No lectures



Week #28:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

LGBTQ

Dr. Jill Mahon

3:00-4:00PM

Intro to Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Angela Dougherty, Ph.D.

Jessica McCurdy, Ph.D.

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #29:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

LGBTQ

Dr. Jill Mahon

3:00-4:00PM

Intro to Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Angela Dougherty, Ph.D.

Jessica McCurdy, Ph.D.

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #30:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

LGBTQ

Dr. Jill Mahon

3:00-4:00PM

Intro to Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Angela Dougherty, Ph.D.

Jessica McCurdy, Ph.D.

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #31:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

LGBTQ

Dr. Jill Mahon

3:00-4:00PM

Intro to Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Angela Dougherty, Ph.D.

Jessica McCurdy, Ph.D.

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #32:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Jimmy Masters

3:00-4:00PM

Community Psychiatry

Dr. Shawn Allen

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #33:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Jimmy Masters

3:00-4:00PM

Community Psychiatry

Dr. Shawn Allen

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #34:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Jimmy Masters

3:00-4:00PM

Community Psychiatry

Dr. Shawn Allen

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #35:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

Jimmy Masters

3:00-4:00PM

Community Psychiatry

Dr. Shawn Allen

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #36:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

Working with Families

Child Division Faculty

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #37:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

Working with Families

Child Division Faculty

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #38:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

Working with Families

Child Division Faculty

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #39:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Neuroscience

Dr. Jeisson Fontecha

2:00-3:00PM

Working with Families

Child Division Faculty

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #40:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:00PM

Cultural Psychiatry

Wilfred Farquharson, Ph.D. and Dr. Dhruti Patel

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #41:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:00PM

Cultural Psychiatry

Wilfred Farquharson, Ph.D. and Dr. Dhruti Patel

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #42:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:00PM

Cultural Psychiatry

Wilfred Farquharson, Ph.D. and Dr. Dhruti Patel

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #43:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:00PM

Cultural Psychiatry

Wilfred Farquharson, Ph.D. and Dr. Dhruti Patel

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #44:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-3:00PM

Cultural Psychiatry

Wilfred Farquharson, Ph.D. and Dr. Dhruti Patel

3:00-4:00PM

Practice Guidelines

Dr. Laura Fochtmann

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #45:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Medicine for Psychiatrists

Dr. Erin Dainer

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to CBT

Anna Coward, Ph.D.

3:00-4:00PM

Research Methodology

Evelyn Bromet, Ph.D.

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #46:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Medicine for Psychiatrists

Dr. Erin Dainer

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to CBT

Anna Coward, Ph.D.

3:00-4:00PM

Research Methodology

Evelyn Bromet, Ph.D.

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #47:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Medicine for Psychiatrists

Dr. Erin Dainer

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to CBT

Anna Coward, Ph.D.

3:00-4:00PM

Research Methodology

Evelyn Bromet, Ph.D.

4:00-5:00PM

Professional Development & Support (every other week)

Julian Pessier, Ph.D.



Week #48: No classes – Resident Retreat

Week #49:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Medicine for Psychiatrists

Dr. Erin Dainer

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to Group Therapy

Brittain Mahaffey, Ph.D.

3:00-4:00PM

Research Methodology

Evelyn Bromet, Ph.D.



Week #50:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Medicine for Psychiatrists

Dr. Erin Dainer

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to Group Therapy

Child Psychology

3:00-4:00PM

Research Methodology

Evelyn Bromet, Ph.D.



Week #51:

Time

Course

Faculty

1:00-2:00PM

Medicine for Psychiatrists

Dr. Erin Dainer

2:00-3:00PM

Intro to Group Therapy

Child Psychology

3:00-4:00PM

Research Methodology

Evelyn Bromet, Ph.D.