Program Schedule

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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

9:10am - 10:30am
General Session with Dr. Andrea Chisholm, Harvard Medical School &

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

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

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

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

2:45pm - 5:00pm
"PMDD, PME, and Female Suicidality" featuring Tory Eisenlohr-Moul PhD, Donna Micheletti, & Jenni Kay Long RYT, LCSW, ADS

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


FRI 10/6

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

10:30am - 10:45am
Break & Refreshments
10:45am - 12:00pm   
General Session

1:00pm - 2:30pm
"Stress Response in PMDD" featuring Liisa Hantsoo PhD, University of Pennsylvania

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

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

4:45pm - 5:00pm
Closing remarks with Amanda LaFleur & Donna Micheletti, Gia Allemand Foundation

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Beach Night Out

SAT 10/7

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


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