2020 CPS & DMS Spring Meeting

COVID-19, Physician Leadership, and the Urgency of the Moment in Medicine
Speaker: AMA President Patrice Harris, MD, MA

Recorded Meeting


Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, president of the American Medical Association (AMA), will discuss the AMA’s multi-faceted response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including specific ways of responding to the mental health needs of physicians and the public during this time of crisis. 

The evening will begin with an opening session featuring an interview between New York Times Op-Editor Dr. Richard A. Friedman and comedian Gary Gulman of HBO's The Great Depresh. Dr. Friedman is a professor of clinical psychiatry and the director of the psychopharmacology clinic at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York. He is an expert in the neurobiology and treatment of mood and anxiety disorders and has done research in depression. Gary Gulman is an NYC comedian who was a finalist on the NBC reality-talent show Last Comic Standing in its second and third seasons and has released a number of comedy specials, including 2019's The Great Depresh on HBO. 



PsychSummit: Climate Change and Mental Health
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The next PsychSummit event is on May 27th and focuses on climate change and mental health. Join our panel to discuss clinical examples and experiences, the role psychiatrists should play in advocacy and preparedness, and the ways we can best educate our patients and the public about the effects of climate change on mental health. This session will have a chat running simultaneous to a pre-recorded panel discussion, giving you the option to share your own experience and flesh out ideas in a meaningful and practical way while interacting with the expert panelists in real time. Webcams are not needed for this event. The APA has designated this FREE live activity for a maximum of one AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™.* More information and registration here.

This PsychSummit: Climate Change activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the New York County Psychiatric Society. The APA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Designation The APA designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits (TM). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


CCAPS Movie Night

Join CCAPS and the Executive Committee for a special social event with some light clinical interest! On June 4th, we will be virtually discussing the award winning movie Love, Simon (watch the trailer here).
We hope you can join us for a fun evening to connect with colleagues in a new way!