Is the DSM dead? RDoC, HiTOP and other new approaches to diagnostic classification - a one-day symposium on May 3, 2019


CRCHUM - ACADÉMIE CHUM Pavillon R, CRCHUM, 900, rue St-Denis, Montréal, QC, H2X 0A9, CA
ON or BEFORE April 10, 2019: Doctors: $250; Health professionals and non-medical professors: $125; Students and residents: $50

Is the DSM dead? RDoC, HiTOP and other new approaches to diagnostic classification

This is the subject of a one-day symposium co-sponsored by the Department of Psychiatry at the CHUM and the Axe Neuroscience of the CRCHUM.

Friday, May 3, 2019

CRCHUM, 900 Saint-Denis Street, Metro Champ-de-Mars

Among the guests are three internationally renowned scientists:

Dr. Michael First, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University and expert in psychiatric diagnosis and assessment.

Psychiatric Classification in the 21st Century

Dr. Sarah Morris, Associate Head of the Research Domain Criteria (RDoC) Unit at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and Chief of the Adult Psychopathology and Psychosocial Treatment Development branch in the Division of Translational Research in the NIMH Extramural Research Program.

Looking Forward: RDoC’s Second Decade

Dr. Samuel Weiss, Scientific Director of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction.

Post-Traumatic Stress—Towards a National Research Agenda for Canada

This scientific day is accredited from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) and the Collège des Médecins du Québec (CMQ) for 6 hours of training in category 1 (group learning). This activity is also recognized as part of continuing education in psychotherapy training. The recognition number that the Ordre des psychologues du Québec has given to this activity is RE02989-19 (6 hours).

Simultaneous translation (English to French and French to English) will be provided. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

The complete (final) program is available on the upper right side of the page.


NOTE: Early registration rates have been extended to April 10, 2019; after April 10, 2019 through to date limit of April 26, 2019 - an increase of $25 per entry category will be assessed. There will be no same day registration.