News | Published September 17, 2009

SunPointe Health Physician Presents on Identifying and Managing Treatment-Resistant Depression

Mount Nittany Medical Center has announced the topics for the fall Family Medicine Seminar Series. As part of its partnership with Penn State University, healthcare lecturers will present monthly through November.
On October 15, Timothy Derstine, MD, of SunPointe Health, will present an overview on “Identifying and Managing Treatment-Resistant Depression.”
Each evening in the series will begin with a buffet dinner at 6 p.m., followed by the lecture at 6:30 p.m. in the Galen and Nancy Dreibelbis Auditorium, located at entrance D. Both continuing medical education (CME) credit for physicians and continuing nurse education (CNE) credit are offered. The series is geared toward a broader audience, including community members, students, local and regional family physicians, pediatricians, internists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals.
The next seminar in the series will be held on November 19. Rebecca Landa, PhD, director of the Center for Autism and Related Disorders at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and associate professor of psychiatry at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, will discuss the “Early Signs of Autism, The First Three Years.”
For more information on the series or to register, call 814.231.7087 or email jbird@mountnittany.org.

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