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SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Residency Program

Didactics 2015-2016

  • PGY-1
  • PGY-2
  • PGY-3
  • PGY-4
Dates Time Hours Course Name Instructor
Jul 7, 2016 9 – 5 pm 8 Finally you have become a psychiatrist Dr Goldfinger
July 14, 2016 1 – 3 pm 2 Ethics Dr Powderly et. al.
July 14
July 21 and 28
4 – 5 pm
2 – 3 pm
1
2
Emergency Psychiatry Dr Paul O'Keefe et. al.
July 14, 21 and Aug 18 3 – 4 pm, 1 – 2 pm and 2 – 3 pm 3 KCH Instruction modules Dr Quick
July 28, Aug 4 1 – 2 pm 2 Teaching how to teach Dr. Myers
Sep 1 -22
Sep 22
Oct 13
2 – 3 pm
1 – 2 pm
1 – 3 pm
4
1
2
Essentials of Rapport building - MSE Dr. Berkowitz
Aug 11 and Aug 25 2 – 3 pm 2 SNAPPS Dr Pato
Jul 21 – Aug 4 3 – 5 pm 6 Talking to patients Dr. Goldfinger
Aug 11 – Sep 8 3 – 5 pm 10 Faculty interview Dr Goldfinger et. al.
Sep 15 – Dec 29 3 – 5 pm 24 Peer interview Dr Goldfinger
Oct 20 – Nov 17 2 – 3 pm 5 History of Psychiatry Dr. McCarthy
Aug 4 – Aug 11 1 – 2 pm 2 Introduction to Psychopharmacology Dr. Flesher
Aug 25 – Oct 27 (Except Sep 22, 29, Oct 6 and 13) 1 – 2 pm 6 Psychopharmacology Dr Daglyan and Dr Gopinath
Nov 3 – Nov 17 1 – 2 pm 3 Introduction to SW Ms Margaret Salmieri
Dec 1 – Jan 5 (Except Dec 15- MYR) 2 – 3 pm 5 Bio psychosocial formulation Dr. Feola
Dec 1 – 22 1 – 2 pm 3 Introduction to Child Psychiatry Dr. Galanter
Dec 29, Jan 5 & 12 1 – 2 pm 3 Patients dying of suicide Dr Myers
Jan 5 3 – 5 pm 2 Introduction to Forensics Dr. Owen
Jan 12 2 – 5 pm 3 Sexual history Taking Dr. Friedman
Jan 12 4 – 5 pm 1 Peer Counseling Mr Graylin Riley
Jan 19 – Mar 9 1 – 2 pm 8 Overview of psychotherapy Dr. Myers
Jan 19 – Mar 9 2 – 4 pm 16 Psychiatric aspects of GMC Dr. Viswanathan
Jan 19 – Mar 16 4 – 5 pm 5 PGY 1 Journal Club Dr Pato/Meyers
Feb 23 – Apr 6 4 – 5 pm 6 Psychopathology Dr. Rao/Gopinath
Mar 16 – Apr 23 2 – 4 pm 10 C/L psychiatry Drs. Viswanathan / Tusher / Ostrovskaya
Mar 16 – Mar 23 1 – 2 pm 2 Gender Identity Dr Ady Ben Israel
Apr 7 – May 12 1 – 2 pm 6 Introduction to Psychodynamic principles Dr. Garrett
Apr 6 & 13 1 – 2 pm 2 Introduction to Addiction Psychiatry Dr. Whitley
Apr 13 – Jun 8 4 – 5 pm, 1 – 2 pm 8 DSM 5 Drs Rahman and Kirsten
Apr 27 2 – 3 pm 2 Introduction to Human Development Dr. O'Keefe
May 4 – Jun 8 2 – 4 pm and 1 – 2 pm 8 APA and Maudsley Guidelines Dr Daglyan and Dr H
May 25 – Jun 8 3 – 4 pm 3 First Episode Psychosis Dr Toteja
Jun 1 – 8 1 – 2 pm 2 Introduction to Research Dr Cukor, Dr Gopinath
Dates Time Hours Title Instructor (main) Room
Jul 7 – Sep 8 0900 – 1030 12 Geriatric psychiatry Dr. Janardhanan R4041
July 7 – Aug 18 1030 – 1200 9 Research Methodology I Dr Schooler CCR
Jul 7 – Sep 22 2 – 3 pm 10 Child Psychiatry Dr. Galanter and Team 8I
Jul 14, March 2 – 16, June 1 & 8 Variable timings 10 Ethics Dr Powderly et. al. 8I
Jul 7 – Aug 25 3 – 4 pm 8 Forensic Psychiatry Dr Owen et. al. 8I
Jul 7 – Sep 22 2 – 3 pm 9 Emergency psychiatry Dr. O'Keefe et. al. 8I
July 21 & 28 0900 – 1200 4 Subjective experience of psychosis Dr Garrett R 4013
Jul 28, Sep 1, Oct 13 & Nov 10
Dec 3
Variable timings 8 Article review Dr. Goldfinger/Gopinath CCR
8I
8I
Jul 7 – Aug 18 1030-1200 10.5 Research methodology Dr. Schooler and Team CCR
Aug 25 – Nov 17 1030 – 1200 16.5 Human Development Dr Hittelman CCR
Sep 15 – Oct 22 0900 - 1030 9 Special Topics in psychopharmacology Dr. McCarthy CCR
Sep 8 – 22 3 – 4 pm 3 Vicarious Trauma and psychological first aid Ms Jenna Wood and Christine Pyo 8I
Sep 8 – Oct 13 4 – 5 pm 4 Psychosomatic Medicine Dr Vis 8I
Oct 20 – Dec 22
(Except Nov 10, 24 & Dec 15)
Feb 16 – Mar 23
3 – 5 pm 13 Peer interviewing Dr. Huangthaisong R5024
Nov 3 – Nov 17 0900-1030 4.5 SBIRT Dr Odegard R6045
Dec 3 – Mar 21 0900 – 1030 10.5 Research Methodology II Dr Michelle Pato CCR
Dec 8 – Mar 16 0900 – 1030 12 PGY 2 Journal Club Dr. M Pato and Meyers CCR
Oct 20 – Feb 2 2-3 pm 8 Psychopharmacology Dr. Gopinath 8I
Oct 13 – Feb 23 1 – 2 pm 16 Journal Club Various Mentors 6A
Dec 1 – Jan 12 1030 – 1200 9 Neuroscience TBD CCR
Dec 29 – Jan 12 3 – 5 pm 7 Motivational interviewing Dr. Branch 8I
Jan 26 & Feb 9 3 – 5 pm 4 Administrative Psychiatry Dr Merlino et. al. 8I
Feb 9 – 23 2 – 3 pm 3 Psychopharmacology CAP Dr Toteja 8I
Apr 13 – 27 4 – 5 pm 3 Psychopharmacology Dementia Dr Reinhardt 8I
Mar 23 – Jun 8 0900 – 1030 15 Addiction psychiatry Dr. Whitley and Team CCR
Jan 26 – Mar 23 0900 - 1030 13.5 Becoming a therapist Dr. Friedman CCR
Apr 6 – May 25 1030 – 1200 10.5 Supportive Psychotherapy Dr Myers CCR
Apr 13 – May 11 2 – 3 pm 5 Neuropsychological testing Drs Ostroy & Nakhutina 8I
Apr 13 – May 25 1 – 2 pm 6 Personality disorders Dr. Feola 8I
Apr 13 – May 4 3 – 4 pm 4 Genetics Dr Meyers 8I
May 11 – Jun 8 3 – 5 pm 4 Psychological testing Dr. Schmerler et. al. 8I
May 25 – Jun 8 2 – 3 pm 3 Community Psychiatry Dr Burkholder 8I
Dates Time Hours Course Name Instructor Room
Jul 21 & 28 1 – 4 pm 6 Psychodynamic diagnosis Dr. Garrett R 4041
July 14 – Mar 2 0900 – 1030 34.5 CBT Supervision Dr Friedman CCR
Jul 7, Sep 22, Oct 13, 20, Nov 10, Dec 29, Jun 1 & 8 Variable Times 8 PGY3 Journal Club Dr Pato/Dr Meyers HSB 8H
R 4041
Jul 7 – Jun 8 (Except Holidays) 1030 – 1145 63 One way mirror psychodynamic interviewing Dr. Green R 4041
Jul 7 – Oct 20 2 – 3 pm 12 Psychopharmacology case vignettes Dr. Huangthaisong R 4041/8H
Jul 7 – Sep 8 1 – 2 pm 8 Psychodynamic Theories Dr Iqbal R 4041
Aug 4 – Sep 8 3 – 4 pm 6 Classic PTSD Dr Cukor R 4041
Sep 15 – Nov 17 Variable times 10 Long term psychotherapy Dr. Myers HSB 8H
Oct 13 – Feb 23 1 – 2 pm 16 Journal Club Variable mentors HSB 6A
Oct 27 – Nov 10 0900 – 1030 4.5 Gender Identity Dr Ady Ben Israel CCR
Sep 22 & Nov 17 Variable Times 2 Financing and Admin Psych Mr Lance Deygoo HSB 8H
Oct 27 – Dec 1 4 – 5 pm 4 Psychosomatic Medicine Dr Vis HSB 8H
Dec 1 & 8 2 – 4 pm 4 Ethics Dr Truten et. al. HSB 8H
Dec 22 – Mar 2 (Except Dec 17) 2 – 3 pm 10 Neurobiology of mood and anxiety Dr. Coplan HSB 8H
Dec 22 – Jan 26 4 – 5 pm 5 CBT for psychosis Theory Dr. Burkholder R 4041
Jan 5 – Jan 26 3 – 4 pm 3 Public psychiatry Dr Burkholder R 4041
Feb 2 – Mar 23 4 – 5 pm 5 CBT for psychosis Practicum Dr. Burkholder R 4041
Feb 18 – Mar 3 2 – 3 pm 3 Suicide in physicians Dr Myers HSB 8H
Mar 2 – May 25 1 – 2 pm 10 Human Sexuality 2 Dr. Friedman HSB 8H
Mar 9 – Mar 23 2 – 3 pm 2 Psychopharmacology CAP Dr Toteja HSB 8H
Mar 9 – Jun 8 0900 – 1030 19.5 Advanced Psychiatric Interviewing Dr Myers CCR
Apr 13 – May 11 2 – 3 pm 5 Treatment Resistance Conditions in psychiatry Dr. McCarthy HSB 8H
Apr 27 – Jun 8 4 – 5 pm 6 First Episode Psychosis Dr Toteja HSB 8H
May 25 – Jun 8 2 – 3 pm 3 Pharmacology of Addiction Dr Branch HSB 8H
May 25 – Jun 8 3 – 4 pm 3 Suicide in Physicians Dr Myers HSB 8H
Dates Time Sessions Course Name Instructor Room
Jul 14, Aug 25, Apr 20 & 27 Variable timings 4 Careers in psychiatry I Dr. Goldfinger HSB 8C
Jul 7 – Jul 28 2 – 4 pm 8 Hypnosis Dr. Viswanathan HSB 8C
Aug 4 – Sep 1 4 – 5 pm 5 Behavioral management of Phobias Dr Cukor HSB 8C
Jul 7 – Sep 22 1 – 3 pm 15 Psychopharmacology of mood and anxiety disorders Dr Coplan HSB 8C
Jul 21 & 28 4 – 5 pm 2 Careers in psychiatry Dr. Feola HSB 8C
Aug 4 & 18 3 – 4 pm 2 Neurology – Seizures Dr Arthur Grant HSB 8C
Aug 25 – Nov 17 2 – 3 pm 10 Couples Therapy Dr Myers HSB 8C
Sep 1 3 – 4 pm 1 Neurology – Headaches and Facial Pain Syndromes Dr Y Anziska HSB 8C
Dec 8 4 – 5 pm 1 Neurology – Ischemic Stroke Dr Baird HSB 8C
Sep 8 – Oct 13 3 – 4 pm 4 Adult ADHD Dr Feola HSB 8C
Sep 8 & 22 4 – 5 pm 2 Telepsychiatry Dr Magona HSB 8C
Sep 22 1 – 2 pm 1 Neurology – Hemorrhagic Stroke Dr Levine HSB 8C
Oct 13 – Feb 23 1 – 2 pm 16 Journal Club Various Mentors HSB 6A
Oct 13 & Oct 20 Jan 26 & Feb 2 4 – 5 pm 4 Administrative psych Dr. Merlino HSB 8C
Oct 20 – 27 3 – 4 pm 2 Neurology – Dementia Dr Moreno HSB 8C
Oct 27 – Nov 17 4 – 5 pm 4 Human sexuality I Dr. Myers HSB 8C
Nov 3 – 17 3 – 4 pm 3 Neurology – Movement Disorders Dr Cabassa HSB 8C
Dec 1 & 8 2 – 4 pm 4 Ethics Dr Truten HSB 8C
Dec 22 & 29 2 – 3 pm 3 Psychopharmacology CAP Dr Toteja HSB 8C
Dec 22 – Jan 12 4 – 5 pm 3 Integrative Care Dr Salimi HSB 8C
Jan 5 & 12 3 – 4 pm 2 Palliative/End of Life Care Dr Porosnicu HSB 8C
Feb 9 4 – 5 pm 1 Pain Management Dr Ganesan HSB 8C
Feb 16 – Mar 2 4 – 5 pm 3 Geriatric Psychiatry & Psychopharmacology Dr Reinhardt HSB 8C
Mar 2 – May 25 1 – 2 pm 10 Human sexuality II Dr. Friedman HSB 8C
Mar 9 – 23 4 – 5 pm 3 Advanced Psychopharmacology Dr Gopinath HSB 8C
Jan 26 – Apr 13 2 – 3 pm 10 Advanced Psychopharmacology Dr Adebisi and Dr McCarthy HSB 8C
Jan 26 – Apr 20 3 – 4 pm 11 PGY4 Journal Club Dr M Pato/Dr Meyers HSB 8C
Apr 13 – May 4 4 – 5 pm 4 First Episode Psychosis – Novel Insights Dr Salimi HSB 8C
Apr 27 – Jun 8 4 – 5 pm 7 Board Prep Dr Flesher/Dr Gopinath HSB 8C
Jun 1 – Jun 8 2 – 4 pm 4 Maintenance of Certification and Life long learning Dr Pato HSB 8C
Holidays in 2015-2016:
07/02/15 – No classes
10/1/15 – PRITE
10/8/15 – IPS
11/26/15 – Thanksgiving
12/17/15 – Mid Year Review
4/7/2016 – Columbia Psychotherapy Exam
5/26/16 – End of Year review
6/16/16 – Annual Program Review and last day of classes

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