Annual Conference 2017

Transitional Age Youth:
Treatment Considerations for Special Populations 
January 27-29, 2017
Oceano Hotel & Spa
280 Capistrano Road
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 726-5400
We regret to announce Oceano Hotel has no more rooms available. 
Other nearby hotels  we recommend:
Harbor View Inn
Beach House 

6 CME Credits courtesy of UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland
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Jennifer Derenne, MD
Clarissa Kripke, MD
Bina Patel, MD
Sujata Patel, MD
Porter Shreve, MFA
Jodi Schwartz, BA


6-8 PM: President’s Reception at Oceano Hotel & Spa (Montara Room)


8:00 am  breakfast and registration

9 :00-9:15   Welcome by Kory Stotesbery, D.O. (Past President).

9:15 – 10:30  Jennifer Derenne, MD (Child Psychiatry Faculty at Stanford)
“Evidence-Based Treatment for Eating Disorders in Transitional Age Youth”

10:30-10:45 – Break

10:45-12 pm – Clarissa Kripke, MD (Faculty at UCSF)
“Issues Relating to the Care of Transitional Age Youth with Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities”

12-1:15pm – Lunch (on your own)

1:15-2:30 pm – Bina Patel, MD and Sujata Patel, MD (Staff Psychiatrists at Vaden Health Center at Stanford)
“Clinical Considerations in College Mental Health”

2:30-2:45pm – Break

2:45-4 pm Jodi Schwartz (Executive Director of LYRIC in San Francisco)
“Providing Services to LGBTQQ Transitional Age Youth and Their Families”

4-5 pm – Speakers Panel and Interactive Discussion with Audience

6-8 pm – Annual Conference Reception at Half Moon Bay Brewing Company (390 Capistrano Road Half Moon Bay, CA 94019)


8:00-9:00 am – Executive Committee Meeting with Ronald Lee, MD (President) and Breakfast

9-9:30 am – Membership Meeting

9:30-11:30 am – Literary Program with Porter Shreve (Director of the MA in Professional Communication program and faculty in the MFA in Writing Program at University of San Francisco)
Porter will discuss his latest book entitled “The End of the Book”, a 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Book of the Year. His other novels have won numerous awards including New York Times Notable Book and Chicago Tribune Books of the Year. He has been a guest on NPR’s Morning Edition and the Diane Rehm Show, along with having a column on e-books in the San Francisco Chronicle.

11:30-11:45 am – Audience Comments and Evaluations, End Meeting

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