33rd Annual Update in Psychiatry

Conference Information

Presented by the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Office of Continuing Education


Thursday, June 4th and Friday, June 5th


Medical University of South Carolina. Charleston, SC

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Conference Schedule

Thursday, June 4th, 8:00am-5:00pm

Friday, June 5th, 8:00am-12:30pm


Aimee McRae-Clark, PharmD- MUSC: Cannabis use in women

Kathleen Brady, MD, PhD- MUSC: Opioid use in women

Liz Wallis, MD- MUSC: Eating disorders

Alyssa Rheingold, PhD- MUSC: Interpersonal violence

Lisa Boyars, MD- MUSC: Postpartum depression

Michelle Mielke, PhD- Mayo Clinic: Alzheimer’s

Suzanne Kerns, MBBS- MUSC: Mood Disorders

Laura Carpenter, PhD- MUSC: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Alison Wilkerson, PhD- MUSC: Sleep

Connie Guille, MD- MUSC: Mental Health in Pregnancy

Claudio Soares, MD, PhD, FRCPC, MBA- Kingston Health Sciences Centre: Menopause


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Conference Location

Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Get an MUSC hotel discount! Just choose from our list of preferred Charleston hotels when you book your stay. We hope you’ll join us!

Continuing Education Credit details: 

The South Carolina Board of Examiners in Psychology will approve 11 Category A credits. 
The South Carolina Board of Social Work Examiners will approve approximately 11 hours of designated credit. 
The South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists and Psycho-Educational Specialists will approve 11 hours of continuing education credit.


Registration Information 

Register online here. (Rates are at the bottom of the registration page)

  • Call 843-792-0175
  • Email psych-events@musc.edu
  • Print registration form here
  • Or mail payment to:
    Jessica Carter
    Continuing Education Office
    MUSC Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
    67 President Street, MSC 861
    Charleston, SC 29425


Please Note - Registration and payment must be received within the registration deadlines to be eligible for that rate. Registration for this event closes on Monday, June 3, 2020 at 11:59 P.M. EST. No refunds will be offered after that time. Prior to that all refund requests will be subject to a $50 administrative fee. Registrations are transferable. If you do not receive a confirmation letter  please contact us at (843) 792-0175 to ensure your registration has been received. Registration fee includes digital conference materials, breakfast, lunch and breaks. Please see website for further accreditation details.