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Publication Date

January 2007


About the Presenter:

James Stinnett, MD, is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He is Emeritus Chief of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry at the Hospital of the University Pennsylvania, and was the recipient of the first annual Resident Teaching Award in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Stinnett has lectured and published extensively in the field of psychosomatic medicine.

This lecture was delivered as part of the Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine's Grand Rounds series, on January 12, 2007.

Copyright 2007 by James Stinnett, MD.


Overall Goals and Objectives:
1) Review different mood states seen in medical patients
2) Learn about the causes of these mood states
3) Learn the treatment interventions in mood states in the medically ill
4) Understand the nature of casual relationships between medical conditions and depressive mood states

The streaming video presentation is in QuickTime format, and lasts approximately 1 hour