Program Schedule

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


WED 5/16

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 5/17

9:00am - 9:30am
Opening Remarks
Breaking the Cycle: Education, Awareness, Intervention, & Access to Care

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

10:45am - 11:45pm   
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

12:45pm - 1:45pm
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

2:00pm - 3:00pm
General Session

3:15pm - 4:00pm
Kristin Drouin MSW

4:15pm - 5:15pm
General Session
PMDD, PME, and Female Suicidality
Tory Eisenlohr-Moul PhD, UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders
Jenni Kay Long RYT LCSW ADS, Khesed Wellness

6:30pm - 8:00pm
PMDD & Relationships
Liana Laverentz, Living on a Prayer Living with PMDD

FRI 5/18

9:00am - 10:00am
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
10:15am - 11:15pm   
General Session
Stress Response in PMDD
Liisa Hantsoo PhD, University of Pennsylvania

11:30am - 12:15pm
Navigating PMDD with Mindfulness
Jenni Kay Long LCSW

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

2:30pm - 3:15pm
Let's Talk Tracking

3:30pm - 5:00pm
Panel Discussion
Acupuncture to Zoloft, Treatment Options A-Z
Jenni Kay Long LCSW, Kaila Fluss MA LPCC, Courtney Crockett & more

5:00pm - 5:15pm
Closing Remarks

6:30pm - 8pm


SAT 5/19

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