2020 Annual Conference

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Join NCROCAP for the 2020 Annual Conference January 31-February 2, 2020 at the La Playa Hotel in beautiful Carmel, CA. This year's theme, "Continuing the Theme of Collaboration: Reaching Across Institutions, Departments and Generations," will include six (6) presentations on a variety of relevant child and adolescent psychiatry topics. In addition to the main program, two (2) special events are being offered and are not included with general conference registration.

We are expecting a full house for this year's conference. Due to space constraints, only registered spouse/partners will have access to conference events, including the Sunday Literary Morning.

2020 Conference Schedule

Friday, January 31, 2020

Time Topic Speaker Location
8:00-9:00 PM Pre-Meeting Reception   La Playa Terrace

Saturday, February 1, 2020

Time Topic Speaker Location
7:00-8:15 AM Registration   Pacific Room
7:15-8:15 AM Mindfulness for Child Psychiatrists Linda Lotspeich, M.D. and Mari Kurahashi, M.D. Garden Room
8:15-8:30 AM Welcome Anita R. Kishore, M.D., NCROCAP President Pacific Room
8:30-9:30 AM Key Interventions in Family Based Treatment for Anorexia Nervosa James Lock, M.D., Ph.D. Pacific Room
9:30-9:45 AM Q&A James Lock, M.D., Ph.D. Pacific Room
9:45-10:00 AM Break   Pacific Room
10:00-11:00 AM Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics and Child Psychiatry: Collaboration” – Panel Heidi M. Feldman, M.D., Ph.D. and Bryan King, M.D, M.B.A. Pacific Room
11:00-11:15 AM Q&A Heidi M. Feldman, M.D., Ph.D. and Bryan King, M.D, M.B.A. Pacific Room
11:15-12:15 PM Update from the UCSF Dyslexia Center: The Interrelationship of Reading Disorder, Anxiety and ADHD Robert L. Hendren, D.O. Pacific Room
12:15-12:30 PM Q&A Robert L. Hendren, D.O. Pacific Room
12:30-1:45 PM Lunch - On your own    
12:30-1:45 PM Legislative Advocacy Luncheon  California State Senator Jim Beall Garden Room
1:45-2:00 PM Introduction of afternoon session  Anita R. Kishore, M.D., NCROCAP President Pacific Room
2:00-3:00 PM Update on OCD Margo Thienemann, M.D. Pacific Room
3:00-3:15 PM Q&A Margo Thienemann, M.D. Pacific Room
3:15-3:30 PM Break   Pacific Room
3:30-4:30 PM Gaining Traction on the Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorder: What Comes Next? Matthew State, M.D., Ph.D. Pacific Room
4:30-5:00 PM Q&A   Pacific Room
5:00-7:00 PM Meeting Reception   La Playa Terrace

Sunday, February 2, 2020

Time Topic Speaker Location
7:30-8:30 AM Sign-In   Pacific Room
7:30-8:30 AM Executive Committee Meeting   Board Room
8:30-9:15 AM Membership Meeting Janani Venugopalakrishnan, M.D., MPH, NCROCAP President-Elect Pacific Room
9:15-9:30 AM Break   Pacific Room
9:30-11:00 AM Sunday Literary Morning Daniel Mason, M.D. Pacific Room
11:00 AM Adjourn   Pacific Room

To download the full schedule and speaker information, click here.

CME Learner Notification

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Northern California Regional Organization of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statement – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

La Playa Hotel Reservation Information

Please note that the La Playa has limited capacity, and not all rooms are reserved for our meeting and special rate, so we highly recommend booking your room quickly. Reservations available by phone only at (800) 582-8900.

NCROCAP rate – $309/night


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be received in writing on or before Tuesday, December 31, 2020 to receive a full refund minus a $25 administration fee.

No refunds will be issued for cancellation received less than thirty days prior to the conference.

January 31st, 2020 7:00 PM   through   February 2nd, 2020 9:45 PM
Camino Real at Eighth Avenue
Carmel, CA 93921
United States
Phone: (415) 306-5552

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