4151.0 Mental Health and Medical Comorbidity

Tuesday, November 6, 2007: 12:30 PM
Leading researchers in the field will present on various issues related to mental health and medical comorbidity.
Session Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) will be able to identify mental health issues for people with medical comorbidity.
Joseph Goulet, PhD, MS

12:30 PM
HCV Risk in Patients with and without Serious Mental Illness: A National Analysis
Seth Himelhoch, MD, MPH, John F. McCarthy, PhD, MPH, Dara Ganoczy, MPH, Deborah Medoff, PhD, Amy M. Kilbourne, PhD, Richard Goldberg, PhD, Lisa Dixon, MD, MPH and Frederic Blow, PhD
12:45 PM
Communication about depression during rheumatoid arthritis patient visits
Betsy L. Sleath, PhD, Betty Chewning, PhD, Brenda Devellis, PhD, Morris Weinberger, PhD and Ashley Beard, MPH
1:00 PM
Poor health status of persons with serious mental illness
Elsie Freeman, MD, MPH and James Yoe, PhD
1:15 PM
Case finding strategies for depression in Green Ribbon Health's Medicare Health Support program
Jennifer K. Taylor, PhD, Michael Schoenbaum, PhD, Jürgen Unützer, MD, MPH, MA, Wayne Katon, MD, Harold Alan Pincus, MD and Diane M. Hogan, RN, MA

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Mental Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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