Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “The Impact and Treatment of Depression in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease”



Date
June 25, 2015
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
Bruce Rollman, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry, Biomedical Informatics and Clinical and Translational Science, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Certification Supervisor


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description
Dr. Rollman’s presentation will inform attendees about: (1) the prevalence and impact of depression among patients with cardiovascular disease; (2) the American Heart Association’s recommended strategy to screen patients with heart disease for depression; (3) the collaborative care model that can be used to treat depression in non-psychiatric settings; and (4) findings from his team’s NIH-funded research studies examining the impact of treating depression after CABG surgery and in patients with systolic heart failure.