MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION COURSE: The Psychiatry Recertification Course Schedule

Co-Course Directors

Andrea J. Weiss, MD & David M. Kaufman, MD



  Friday, January 13, 2017   Saturday, January14, 2017
7:30am Registration & Breakfast 7:30am Registration & Breakfast
8:00 Introduction
David M. Kaufman, MD
Andrea J. Weiss, MD
8:00 Sleep Disorders
David Kaufman, MD
8:30 Psychotic Disorders
Andrea J. Weiss, MD


Psychosomatic Medicine Stephen E. Nicolson, MD
10:15 Coffee Break 10:30 Coffee Break


CYP 450
Andrea J. Weiss, MD 
10:50 Psychosomatic Medicine (cont’d)
Stephen E. Nicolson, MD 
11:20 Substance Use Disorders
Merrill S. Herman, MD 
12:50 pm Lunch Break On Own 12:00pm Lunch Break On Own
1:50 Mood Disorders
Bruce J. Schwartz, MD
1:00  Ethics and Forensics  Anxiety Disorders
John M. Kenny, MD
3:50  Coffee Break 3:10 Coffee Break


Personality Disorders  Andrea J. Weiss, MD


3:30 Alzheimer Disease and Related Illnesses /Delirium
David M. Kaufman, MD
5:15 Childhood Disorders Persisting into Adulthood
Shreya Nagula, MD
5:15 End of Day Two
6:30 End of Day One  

  • Above times are approximate. Please arrive on time after each break to help keep conference on schedule and to not disrupt colleagues. Hold additional questions for break times
  • Turn of all cell phone ringers and please – no texting; no recordings (audio, digital, photo, or video) permitted.
  • The lecture material, syllabus, book, and videos are protected by copyright
  • Unauthorized reproductions are prohibited
  • Sign out and return keypads each day
  • A set of bathrooms are located in front of the auditorium and in the back of lobby area. Look for signage
  • Please hand in your evaluations on Saturday afternoon to receive your CME certificate along with answer sheet.
“I am actually excited to study for my boards now”
“Dr. Kaufman is an excellent neurologist and speaker. He cleared the chaos in my brain!”
“I would recommend this course to everyone.”
“High Yield – Two thumbs up”
“Dr. Sparr was excellent- took an intimidating subject and made it understandable.”
“ I passed part I with flying colors. It was no surprise that I did so well on the Neurology (90%). I think everyone should take Dr. Kaufman’s course.”
“Top Flight – Great Instructors”
“Dr. Weiss is a great speaker and teacher. She is enthusiastic and clearly puts a lot into her presentations”
“I am more thoughtful and more strategic in my patient assessments.”