Alcohol and Cognition

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Alcohol and Cognition


27May

Event Info
Category Date and Time
  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020
  • 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Topic and Speaker
  • "Alcohol and Cognition"
  • Matthew T. Bernstein MA
    • Pre-Doctoral Psychology Intern
    • Department of Psychiatry, UIC
    Matthew T. Bernstein

  • Jeremy Harper MA
    • Pre-Doctoral Psychology Intern
    • Department of Psychiatry, UIC
    Jeremy Harper

Location
  • Online - via Zoom
Video Recording
Event Details

Matt Bernstein, M.A. is a pre-doctoral psychology intern in the adult track at the University of Illinois – Chicago and is a PhD candidate in the clinical psychology program at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada. His research is focused on dissemination and implementation for mood, anxiety, and physical health problems. Clinically, Matt is interested in neuropsychological assessment and delivering evidence-based treatments for mood, anxiety, and health problems.

Jeremy Harper is a pre-doctoral psychology intern at the University of Illinois at Chicago and a doctoral candidate in the Clinical Science and Psychopathology Research program at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. His research focuses on studying the brain-based correlates of substance use using behavioral genetic approaches (e.g., twin/family studies) to separate the genetic risk for substance use from the environmental effects of substance exposure on the brain.


Audience:

Psychiatrists, Neurologists, and other affiliated professionals interested in mental health

Purpose:

To provide current information on research, treatment, and policy issues relating to psychiatry and its adjunct fields

Instructional level:

Advanced

Objectives:

  1. Identify the brain structures affected by alcohol.
  2. Identify how alcohol affects functioning.
  3. Identify the disorders associated with chronic alcohol abuse.

The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1credit AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Continuing Education Units (1) will be available for Social Workers and affiliated reciprocal agencies. Illinois Board License number 159-000112.

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This event is 1 credit hour continuing education.

No member of the planning committee for this activity have reported a relevant relationship with a commercial interest.  There is no conflict of interest and nothing to disclose.

Matt Bernstein and Jeremy Harper have no relevant financial relationship with commercial interests related to this CME activity.