Program Schedule

Please check back soon for an updated schedule. Topics & times are subject to change.

 

WED 10/4

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration Bag Pickup

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Researcher Reception
(Invitation Only)

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Attendee Reception
Board Member Meet & Greet


THUR 10/5

9:00am - 9:10am
Opening Remarks
Breaking the Cycle: Education, Awareness, Intervention, & Access to Care

9:10am - 10:30am
General Session
Female Considerations in the Selection of Psychotropic Medications
Dr. John Stapert

10:30am - 10:45 am
Break & Refreshments

10:45am - 12:00pm   
General Session
Do hormone changes across the menstrual cycle influence suicidal thoughts in women?: Evidence from a transdiagnostic sample
Tory Eisenlohr-Moul PhD, UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders

Workshop
TBA

1:00pm - 2:30pm
General Session
Premenstrual Dysphoric Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD): ovarian steroid triggers, neuroanatomical hubs, and cellular substrates of risk 
Shau-Ming Wei PhD, National Institute for Health

Workshop
Me v PMDD: Let's Talk Tracking
Brett Buchert, Me v PMDD, Inc.

2:30pm - 2:45pm
Break & Refreshments

2:45pm - 5:00pm
PMDD, PME, and Female Suicidality
Tory Eisenlohr-Moul PhD, UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders
Jenni Kay Long RYT LCSW ADS, Khesed Wellness

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Workshop
PMDD & Relationships
Liana Laverentz, Living on a Prayer Living with PMDD


FRI 10/6

9:00am - 10:30am
General Session
Reproductive Mood Disorders: From Menarche to Menopause, Uncovering the Role of Stress and Steroid Hormone Sensitivity
Susan Girdler PhD, UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders

Workshop
Teen PMDD

10:30am - 10:45am
Break & Refreshments
 
10:45am - 12:00pm   
General Session
Stress Response in PMDD
Liisa Hantsoo PhD, University of Pennsylvania

Workshop
Diet & Nutrition

1:15pm - 2:30pm
General Session
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, Management Guidelines
Dr. Andrea Chisholm, Harvard Medical

2:30pm - 2:45pm
Break & Refreshments

2:45pm - 4:45pm
Panel Discussion
Acupuncture to Zoloft, Treatment Options A-Z
Jenni Kay Long LCSW, Kaila Fluss MA LPCC, Courtney Crockett, Amanda LaFleur, & more

4:45pm - 5:00pm
Closing Remarks


SAT 10/7

11:00am - 1:00pm
Annual Board Meeting
(invitation Only)