Ketamine Update for Clinicians: Treatment-Resistant Depression
(WebEx platform for live-streaming.)
This lecture will serve to provide a description of using ketamine in treatment-resistant depression. Key studies will be reviewed, including efficacy, serial infusions and dosing. Additionally, future directions of ketamine and esketamine in clinical practice will be discussed.
- Describe the background of ketamine.
- Review key studies evaluating efficacy, serial infusions, and dosing.
- Discuss future directions of the field.
Jennifer L. Vande Voort, MD
Dr. Vande Voort is the Medical Co-Director of the Department of Psychiatry and Psychology Ketamine Infusion Service at Mayo Clinic. She is also the Consultant and Co-Chair of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, Department of Psychiatry and Psychology at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Vande Voort is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science. A graduate of Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Dr. Vande Voort completed her Residency and Fellowships at Mayo and the National Institute of Health, National Institute of Mental Health Clinical Research in Bethesda, Maryland.
Noon – 1:00 p.m. (WebEx sign-on at 11:50am)
No charge for this event.
Please RSVP by January 4, 2021.
Continuing Education Credits
One CME credit for medical professionals and one CE credit for Social Workers will be provided.
An email will be sent after the event that contains a link to your specific continuing education evaluation to be completed within 24 hours. Once the completed evaluation is submitted and received, your continuing education certificate will be automatically emailed.
Pine Rest Grand Rounds is a behavioral health medical education tool used to deliver high quality training to physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, licensed professional counselors, psychologists and social workers. The presentations offer best practice or evidence based tools to improve behavioral health treatment within our communities.
Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services designates this live event for a maximum of ONE AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services is an approved provider with the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative. Approved Provider Number: MICEC-0047. This course has been approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative and is recognized by the State of Michigan, Department of Community Health, Licensing Division for Social Work Continuing Education. Collaborative Contact Information: 517-487-1548, Ext. 17.
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