L3 Alliance Partner offers lecture series

Learn about the latest trends and breakthroughs in mental health from experts and leaders at McLean Hospital’s Grand Rounds lecture series, which are free and open to the public. For more information or to reserve your seat, contact Ronna Woodward at rgwoodward@partners.org or 617-855-4595.


April 4             The Heritage and Future of Women’s Mental Health

Donna E. Stewart, MD

Lillian Love Chair in Women’s Health, University of Toronto

Senior Scientist, Toronto General Hospital


April 11           End of Life Care

James Ellison, MD

Clinical Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Program, McLean Hospital

Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


Maureen Malin, MD

Associate Psychiatrist, McLean Hospital

Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


April 18           ACT with Children, Adolescent and Families

Lisa Coyne, PhD

Associate Professor, Psychology Department, Suffolk University

Director, Early Childhood Research Clinic


May 2              Borderline Personality or Bipolar Disorder? A Debate

Nassir Ghaemi, MD

Professor of Psychiatry,            Director, Mood Disorders Program, Tufts Medical Center

John Gunderson, MD

Director, Psychosocial and Personality Research, McLean Hospital

Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School


May 9              Addiction Treatment

A. Thomas McLellan, MD

Chief Executive Officer, Treatment Research Institute


May 16                        The Experience of Being Sued

                        Eliza Menninger, MD

Nancy L. Watson

Senior Partner, Ficksman & Conley, LLP


May 30            Kappa-Opioid Receptors: a Promising Target for Novel Treatments
of Stress and Mood Disorders

William Carlezon, MD

Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Harvard Medical School

Director, Behavioral Genetics Laboratory, McLean Hospital

Bruce Cohen, MD, PhD

Robertson-Steele Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Director, Shervert Frazier Research Institute, McLean Hospital