6th Annual Adult Mental Health Update: Strategies for Primary Care

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Register online for the 6th Annual Mental Health Update

Conference description

Psychiatric disorders are very common in primary care settings. Limited access to mental health specialty care has led to an increase in psychiatric diagnosis and treatment in the primary care clinic. The goal of this conference is to better equip the primary care provider in delivering effective mental health care to their patients.

Conference date

March 11, 2022

Conference location

This will be a fully virtual, livestreamed conference. Participants who register before the day of the conference can view recordings of the presentations for 4 weeks after the conference.

Target audience

The target audience for this conference is family physicians, internists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other providers of adult care.

Livestream schedule

7:45      Virtual meeting room opens    
8:00      Welcome and Introduction to the Course - David Mansoor, Program Chair
8:10      Clinical Application of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation - Brandon Cornejo, MD
9:05      Adult ADHD:  Diagnosis, Treatment, and Common Challenges in Primary Care - Whitney Black, MD
10:00    BREAK    
10:15    Taking the Anxiety Out of Anxiety - James Koved, MD
11:10    Benzodiazepines: The Hidden Epidemic - Christopher Blazes, MD
12:05    LUNCH    
12:45    Managing Behavioral Symptoms in Patients with Dementia - David Mansoor, MD
2:00      Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders - April Sweeney, MD
3:15      BREAK    
3:30      Borderline Personality Disorder: From the Inside Out - Sean Stanley, MD
4:30      ADJOURN     

Recordings available

All of the presentations will be recorded and available to registered attendees for 4 weeks following the event. You must register by the day of the livestream in order to access the recorded presentations.

Course fees

Prior to March 1, 2022: $215

On or after March 1, 2022: $265

Registration deadline: March 11, 2022

To help meet administrative costs, a $35 service charge will be assessed on refund requests received by March 7; no refunds can be issued after that date.



Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

American Medical Association

OHSU School of Medicine designates this other activity (live and asynchronous) for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification Part II


Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 7.5 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.


Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory,  6th Annual Adult Mental Health Update has met the requirements as a Lifelong Learning CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) for the following ABMS Member Boards: 

ABMS Lifelong Learning CME Activity
Family Medicine

Psychiatry and Neurology

Course faculty

Program Chair: David Mansoor, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, OHSU

Whitney Black, MD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, OHSU

Christopher Blazes, MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, OHSU

Brandon Cornejo, MD, Psychiatrist, Unity Center for Behavioral Health; VA Portland Health Care System

James Koved, MD, Psychiatrist, Unity Center for Behavioral Health; OHSU

Sean Stanley, MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, OHSU

April Sweeney, MD, Clinical Psychiatrist of Assistant Professor of OB-GYN, OHSU


E-mail: cme@ohsu.edu

If you have a disability and require assistance to participate in the conference, please contact Continuing Professional Development as soon as possible, but no later than 20 business days prior to the conference.