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SEMINARIO: ASPECTOS BIOMÉDICOS Y MANEJO NO FARMACOLÓGICO DEL AUTISMO Y DÉFICIT DE ATENCIÓN

ORADORES:

Dr. Michel Woodbury Fariña y Dra. Ada Ortíz Santiago


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Entrada General con CERTIFICADO DE EDUCACIÓN CONTINUA (6 HORAS): $75


* Certificado de Horas Contacto para Maestros, TS y otros interesados.

**Certificado de Educación Continua: Sólo para seminario Aspectos Biomédicos. Se sometió a las Juntas de Médicos, Médicos Naturopáticos, Naturópatas y enfermera(o)s.


CVs ORADORES:

MICHEL A. WOODBURY FARIÑA

Education

1972 B.A. Anthropology

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

1976 M.D.

U.P.R. School of Medicine, Rio Piedras, PR

1976-1977

Flexible Medical-Surgical Internship in Acute General Hospital Care (Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Surgery, Orthopedics, Obstetrics-gynecology, Radiology, Psychiatry)

LAC/USC Medical Center, 1200 N State St. Los Angeles, CA 90033

1977-1979

General Psychiatry Residency

Sheppard Pratt Hospital, 6501 N Charles St POBox 6815 Baltimore, MD 21285

1979-1981

Child Psychiatry Fellowship

Georgetown University Hospital, 3750 Reservoir Rd NW Washington DC 20007

1980-1981

Transcultural Psychiatry

Andromeda, Washington DC

Specialty Boards

Board Certified in General Psychiatry, Certificate No. 23052 on 11/1981

Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Certificate No. 1796 on 8/1983

Board Certified Added Qualification in Geriatric Psychiatry, 1992

Licenses to Practice Medicine

Puerto Rico

Washington DC

Maryland


Professional Experience

Dec. 1981 – Dec.1982 Carolina Mental Health Clinic Carolina, PR

Psychiatric Consultant

1983 – present San Juan, PR

Private Practice General and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

1983 Social Security Administration San Juan, PR Disability Examiner

1983-1984 Salud de la Capital San Juan, PR

Psychiatric Consultant

1983 Teachers Hospital San Juan, PR

Director Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

1984-1991 U.P.R. Department of Psychiatry San Juan, PR

Assistant Professor

1991-present U.P.R. Department of Psychiatry San Juan, PR

Associate Professor

1984-1996 Neuro-Behavioral Institute San Juan, PR

Interviewer, Consultant and Investigator for various Epidemiological Projects, including NIMH sponsored RO1 grants

1986-1993 U.P.R. Department of Psychiatry San Juan, PR

Director of Clinical Psychiatry Courses of the UPR Medical School

1990-1991 U.P.R. Department of Psychiatry San Juan, PR

Acting Chairperson

Oct. 1998-June 1999 The Brown School of San Juan San Juan, PR

Executive Medical Director

2000-2002 U.P.R. Department of Psychiatry San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in Phase III psychotropic drug trial of Aripiprazole supported by Bristol Myers Squibb

2000-2003 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in Phase IV drug trial of Olanzapine supported by Eli Lilly

2005-2006 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in Phase IV drug trial of Ziprazidone vs. Olanzapine supported by Pfizer (ZODIAC)

2005-2007 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in two Phase III drug trials of Aripiprazole supported by Otsuka

2006-2008 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in two Phase III drug trials of Quetiapine supported by AstraZeneca

Nov. 2008-2013 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in three Phase III drug trials of Depot Aripiprazole supported by Otsuka

2010-2012 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in two herbal supplement trials

2011-2013 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in a Phase III drug trial of edivoxetine supported by Eli Lilly

2013-2015 Carolina, PR

Psychiatric Consultant for COPA

2013-2014 Carolina, PR

Psychiatric Consultant for Hogar Providencia

2016 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in a Phase III drug trial supported by Eli Lilly and Astrazeneca

2016 San Juan, PR

Principal Investigator in a Phase III drug trial supported by Allergan

Academic Appointments

Faculty Instructor, University of Southern California, 1976-1977

Faculty Instructor, Towson State, MD, 1977-1978

Faculty Instructor, Georgetown University, 1979-1981

Faculty Assistant/Associate Professor, U. of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, 1984-present

Other Appointment

Consultant VA Hospital, 1990-1995

Staff Psychiatrist, U. of Puerto Rico Hospital, Carolina, PR, 2000-2002

Professional Memberships

American Medical Association

American Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

American Psychiatric Association

Asociación Médica de Puerto Rico

Asociación de Niños y Adolescentes de Puerto Rico

Academia de Siquiatría de Puerto Rico

American Institute of Stress

Professional Honors

Research Experience

Fellow of the American Institute of Stress 2011

Lifetime Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association 2012

Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2016

Psychiatric Epidemiology

Use of the World Test as a screening tool for preschool children. 1980-1981

Psychiatric Epidemiology/Mental Disorders in Puerto Rico. NIMH. 1982-1994

Puerto Rico Epidemiology Study using the DISC and CBCL . 1984-1986

A Child Psychiatry Epidemiologic Study in Puerto Rico. NIMH. 1984-1987

Correlates of Drugs Dependence Symptoms in Puerto Rico. NIDA. 1988-1990


Psychometric Testing

A Methodological Study of Child Assessment in Puerto Rico. NIMH. 1989-1995

Translation and Adaptation of the Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI). 1992-1994

Project of Study the Psychometric Properties of the SCAN. 1993-1994

The Development and Testing of the Spanish AUDADIS. NIAAA. 1991-1997

The Translation and Adaptation into Spanish of the CAPA. 1998-1999


Health Service Research

Service Use, Need and Outcomes in Puerto Rican Children. 1995-2000


Psychiatric Pharmacology Research

Principal Investigator in a Phase III drug trial of Aripiprazole, 2000-2002

"A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind Placebo Controlled Study of Three Fixed Doses of Aripiprazole in the Treatment of Patients with Acute Schizophrenia"

Bristol Myers Squibb Clinical Research Center / U. of Puerto Rico School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry

Principal Investigator in a Phase III drug trial of Aripiprazole, 2000-2002

"A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind Study of Flexible Doses of Aripripazole Versus Perphenazine in the Treatment of Patients with Treatment-Resistant Schizophrenia"

Bristol Myers Squibb Clinical Research Center / U. of Puerto Rico School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry

Participant in a Phase IV drug trial of Olanzapine, 2000-2003

"IC SOHO, Schizophrenia Outpatient Health Outcomes , a three year global, prospective, observational study of health outcomes associated with antipsychotic medication therapy in outpatients treated for schizophrenia"

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal Investigator in a Phase IV drug trial, 2005-2006

"An International Multicenter, Large Simple Trial to Compare Cardiovascular Safety of Ziprasidone and Olanzapine”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal investigator in a Phase III drug trial, 2005-2006

“A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Study of Two Fixed Oral Doses of Aripiprazole (10mg or 30mg) in the Treatment of Adolescent Patients with Schizophrenia”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal investigator in a Phase III drug trial, 2005-2007

“A Multi-Center, Open-Label, Safety and Tolerability Study of Flexible-Dose Oral Aripiprazole (2mg-30mg) in the Treatment of Adolescent Patients with Schizophrenia, and Child and Adolescent Patients with Bipolar I Disorder, Manic or Mixed Episode with or without Psychotic Features”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal investigator in a Phase III drug trial, 2007

“A 6-week, International, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-blind, Parallel-group, Placebo-controlled, Phase IIIb Study of Efficacy and Safety of Quetiapine Fumarate (Seroquel) Immediate-release Tablets in Daily Doses of 400 mg and 800 mg Compared with Placebo in the Treatment of Adolescents with Schizophrenia.”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal investigator in a Phase III drug trial, 2007-2008

“A 26-week, International, Multicenter, Open-label Phase IIIb Study of the Safety and Tolerability of Quetiapine Fumarate (Seroquel) Immediate-release Tablets in Daily Doses of 400 mg to 800 mg in Children and Adolescents with Bipolar I Disorder and Adolescents with Schizophrenia.”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal investigator in a Phase III drug trial, 2008-2013

“A 38-week, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-blind, Active-controlled Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of an Intramuscular Depot Formulation of Aripiprazole (OPC-14597) as Maintenance Treatment in Patients with Schizophrenia “ASPIRE EU” (Aripiprazole Intramuscular Depot Program in Schizophrenia)”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal investigator in a Phase III drug trial, 2008-2013

“A 52-week, Multicenter, Open-label Study to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Aripiprazole Intramuscular Depot as Maintenance Treatment in Patients with Schizophrenia “ASPIRE OPEN-LABEL” (Aripiprazole Intramuscular Depot Program in Schizophrenia)”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal investigator in a herbal supplement trial, 2010-2012

“A Nine Week, One Site, Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo Controlled, Cross-over Design to Study the Effect of the Extract Sceletium Tortuosum (Zembrin®) (Standardized for Key Mesembrine Compounds) in Normal Middle-aged and Elderly Subjects, in Order to Investigate the Effects the Short-term Treatment of Zembrin® on Neurocognitive, Mood and Measures in Normal Control Subjects; to Determine the Dose-response Cognitive Effect of Zembrin® in Control Subjects; to Evaluate the Safety and Tolerability of Short-term Treatment with Zembrin®; to Correlate the Cognitive Effects of Zembrin® with Cytokine Network and pCREB Response in Control Subjects.”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury.

Funded by Stanley Medical Research Institute MD USA

Grant/IRB ID: 062-773

Principal investigator in a herbal supplement trial, 2010-2012

“Multi-center, open label, non-placebo controlled study of the effects of two doses of Curcumin, a putative neuronal Nitric Oxide Synthetase (nNOS) inhibitor with neuroprotective, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory properties, isolated from Turmeric (Curcuma longa), on negative symptoms and neuro-cognitive impairment in Schizophrenia when used as an add-on strategy to an existing antipsychotic regimen.”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Funded by: P. L. Thomas & Co. Inc. Morristown New Jersey USA

IRB ID: NOEL 2011

Principal investigator in Phase III drug trial, 2011-2013

“An Open-label, Multicenter, Rollover, Long-term Study of Aripiprazole Intramuscular Depot in Patients with Schizophrenia”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Principal investigator in Phase III drug trial, 2011-2013

“H9P-MC-LNBN: Edivoxetine Compared to Placebo as Adjunctive Therapy to SSRI in the Prevention of Symptom Re-emergence in Major Depressive Disorder”

Clinic of Dr. Michel A. Woodbury

Articles

H. R. Bird, G. Canino, M.S. Gould, Rivera, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Woodbury, S. Huertas-Goldman, M. Sesman. “Use of the Child Behavior Checklist as a Screening Instrument for Epidemiological Research in Child Psychiatry Results of a Pilot Study” Journal of American Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1987,26, 2: 207-213

G. Canino, H.R. Bird, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Woodbury, J. Ribera, S. Huertas, M. Sesman. “Reliability of Child Diagnosis in a Hispanic Sample” Journal of American Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 1987, 26, 4:560-565

Spitzer, Williams, M. Woodbury. Co-translator “Entrevista Cliníca Estructurada SCID para DSM-III-R Version para el Paciente”

M. Bravo, G. Canino, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Woodbury. “Unemployment as a Stressor for Psychiatric Symptomatology”

H. R. Bird, G. Canino, Gould, Ribera, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Sesman, M. Woodbury, S. Huertas-Goldman, A. Pagan, A. Sanchez Lacay, M. Moscoso. “Estimates of the Prevalence of Childhood Maladjustment in a Community Survey in Puerto Rico” AMA, Archives of General Psychiatry, Dec. 1988, Vol. 45, 1120-1126

M. Woodbury “Chaos, Creativity and Raimundo Figueroa” Sunstorm Arts Magazine, Dec. 1989, p. 1617

M. Rubio-Stipec, G. Canino, M. Bravo, M. Woodbury (in press) “Gender Differences in Unemployment as a Stressor for Psychiatric Symptomatology” In P. Leaf & J. Greenley (ed.)

M. Bravo, M. Rubio-Stipec, G. Canino, M. Woodbury, J. Ribera. "Psychological Sequelae of Disaster Stress Prospectively and Retrospectively Evaluated" American Journal of Community Psychology, 1990, 18:5, 661-680

M. Bravo, M. Woodbury. "Neuropsychology and Partial seizures" Medical Science Bulletin (In Press)

M. Bravo, M. Rubio-Stipec, G. Canino, M. Woodbury,. "The Impact of Disaster on Mental Health: Prospective and Retrospective Analyses" International Journal of Mental Health, 1990, 19:1, 51-69

R. Mayo, G. Canino, M. Rubio, M. Woodbury. “A Crosscultural Adaptation of a Psychiatric Epidemiologic Instrument: The Diagnostic Interview Schedule’s Adaptation in Puerto Rico” Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry, 1991, 15: 1-18

M. Woodbury, M. Woodbury “Neuroleptic-Induced Catatonia as a Stage in the progression toward Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome” Journal of American Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1992, Vol. 31, No. 6, 1161-1164

M. Bravo, M. Woodbury, G. Canino. “Interview Schedule for Children (DISC): It’s Spanish Translation and Adaptation in Puerto Rico” Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry, 1993, Vol. 17, No. 3, 329-344

M. Woodbury, M. Woodbury. “Neuropsychiatric Development: Two Case Reports about the Use of Dietary Fish Oils and/or Choline Supplementation in Children” Journal of American College of Nutrition, 1993, Vol. 12, No. 3, 239-245

J. Ribera, G. Canino, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Bravo, J. Bauermeister, M. Alegria, M. Woodbury, S. Huertas, L. Guevara. “The Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children (DISC 2.1) in Spanish: Reliability in a Hispanic Population” Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1996, Vol. 37, No. 2, 195-204

Simon S. Chiu, Vladimir Badmaev, Nigel Gericke, Michel Woodbury-Farina, Zack Zdenek Cernovsky, Yves Bureau, Hou Jirui, Kristen Tempstra, Mariwan Husni, John Copen Proof of concept RCT of zembrin extract targeting PDE-4 (phosphodiesterase subtype-4) in regulating cognition and mood in normal subjects: implications for Alzheimer dementia and mood disorders. Paper presented in the Congress of World Psychiatric Association, Prague, Oct 17-21, 2012.

Simon Chiu*, Kristen J. Terpstra, Yves Bureau, Jirui Hou, Hana Raheb, Zack Cernvosky, Vladimir Badmeav, John Copen, Mariwan Husni, and Michel Woodbury-Fariña Liposomal-formulated curcumin [Lipocurc™] targeting HDAC (Histone Deacetylase) prevents apoptosis and improves motor deficits in Park 7 (DJ-1)-knockout rat model of Parkinson’s disease: implications for epigenetics-based nanotechnology-driven drug platform Complement Integr Med 2013:10

Aided in the translation and cultural adaptation of the following psychiatric questionnaires: SCID, DISC (various versions), SCAN, CIDI, AUDADIS, PRISM

Dec 2014 Issue of the Psychiatric Clinics of North America Vol. 37 No.4

Co-Editor with Daniel L Kirsch, Also Author or Coauthor of 5 chapters:

Humor
Michel A Woodbury and Joalex L. Antongiorgi
Pgs. 561 to 578

The role of nutrient based epigenetic changes in buffering against stress, aging and Alzheimer's disease
Simon Chiu, Michel Woodbury-Fariña, Mujeeb U. Shad, Mariwan Husni, John Copen, Yves Bureau, Zack Cernovski, J. Jurui Hou, Kristen Terpstra, Veronica Sanchez, Ana Hategan, Mike Kaushal, and Robbie Campbell
Pgs. 591-624
Dermatological manifestations of stress in normal and psychiatric populations
Edgardo Rodriguez-Vallecillo and Michel A. Woodbury-Fariña
Pgs. 625-654

The role of glia and stress: polyamines and brain disorders
Serguei Scatchkov, Michel A. Woodbury-Fariña, and Misty Eaton
Pgs. 653-678

The importance of glia in dealing with stress

Michel A. Woodbury-Fariña
Pgs. 679-706

Stephen N. Xenakis MD; and Michel A. Woodbury-FariñaMD FAIS DFAPA, Cranial Electrostimulation: A Simple Adjunctive Treatment. Psychiatric Annals Vol. 44 No. 92014: 401-2,405

Chiu S, Terpstra KJ, Bureau Y, Hou J, Raheb H, Cernvosky Z, Badmeav V, Copen J, Husni M, Woodbury-Fariña M. Liposomal-formulated curcumin [Lipocurc™] targeting HDAC (histone deacetylase) prevents apoptosis and improves motor deficits in Park 7 (DJ-1)-knockout rat model of Parkinson's disease: implications for epigenetics-based nanotechnology-driven drug platform.J Complement Integr Med. 2013 Nov 7; 10-16.

Kristen J. Terpstra , Chiu S, Yves Bureau ,Jirui Hou, Hana Raheb, Zack Cernvosky , Michel Woodbury-Farina Effect of Liposomal-formulated curcumin Lipocurc targeting HDAC (Histone Deacetylase) in Park 7 (DJ-1)- Knockout rat model of Parkinson's disease . presented at the International Conference of Movement Disorders Dublin Ireland. Published in 2012 as Suppl 2012 J Movement Disorder.

Woodbury-Fariña, M. Entendiendo la esquizofrenia. Para comprender el pensamiento paranoide en la esquizofrenia Galenus/Suplemento de Psiquiatría 2012; 28(7)

Woodbury-Fariña, M How important are Glia in depression? Psiqué, The Official Publication of the PR Academy of Psychiatry 2010;(1):10-11

Woodbury-Fariña, M. El trastorno de déficit de atención e hiperactividad (TDAH): Algunos elementos para su diagnóstico tardío y en adultos. Galenus/Suplemento Especial:Psiquiatría 2010;20(3):36-37.

Woodbury-Fariña, M. Repasando la evolución de la psiquiatría desde la perspectiva de dos generaciones. Galenus/Entrevista a Michel Woodbury, MD 2010; 20(3): 45-46.

Woodbury-Fariña, M. Initial Evaluation of a Patient Who Comes to you With the Complaint of Sadness. Psiqué, The Official Publication of the PR Academy of Psychiatry 2009; I:29-30.

Woodbury-Fariña, M. Efecto de la microcorriente sobre síntomas de ansiedad, depresión, insomnio y dolor. Galenus 20081(5):15-18.

H. R. Bird, G. Canino, M.S. Gould, Rivera, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Woodbury, S. Huertas-Goldman, M. Sesman. Use of the Child Behavior Checklist as a Screening Instrument for Epidemiological Research in Child Psychiatry Results of a Pilot Study Journal of American Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1987,26, 2: 207-213

G. Canino, H.R. Bird, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Woodbury, J. Ribera, S. Huertas, M. Sesman. Reliability of Child Diagnosis in a Hispanic Sample. Journal of American Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 1987, 26, 4:560-565

Spitzer, Williams, M. Woodbury. Co-translator “Entrevista Cliníca Estructurada SCID para DSM-III-R Version para el Paciente”

M. Bravo, G. Canino, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Woodbury. Unemployment as a Stressor for Psychiatric Symptomatology

H. R. Bird, G. Canino, Gould, Ribera, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Sesman, M. Woodbury, S. Huertas-Goldman, A. Pagan, A. Sanchez Lacay, M. Moscoso. Estimates of the Prevalence of Childhood Maladjustment in a Community Survey in Puerto Rico AMA, Archives of General Psychiatry, Dec. 1988, Vol. 45, 1120-1126

M. Woodbury Chaos, Creativity and Raimundo Figueroa. Sunstorm Arts Magazine, Dec. 1989, p. 1617

M. Rubio-Stipec, G. Canino, M. Bravo, M. Woodbury (in press) Gender Differences in Unemployment as a Stressor for Psychiatric Symptomatology In P. Leaf & J. Greenley (ed.)Research in Community and Mental Health: Theoretical Positions Vol 4

M. Bravo, M. Rubio-Stipec, G. Canino, M. Woodbury, J. Ribera. Psychological Sequelae of Disaster Stress Prospectively and Retrospectively Evaluated. American Journal of Community Psychology, 1990, 18:5, 661-680

R. Mayo, M. Woodbury. Neuropsychology and Partial seizures" Medical Science Bulletin (In Press)

M. Bravo, M. Rubio-Stipec, G. Canino, M. Woodbury,. The Impact of Disaster on Mental Health: Prospective and Retrospective Analyses International Journal of Mental Health, 1990, 19:1, 51-69

M Bravo, G. Canino, M. Rubio, M. Woodbury. A Crosscultural Adaptation of a Psychiatric Epidemiologic Instrument: The Diagnostic Interview Schedule’s Adaptation in Puerto Rico. Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry, 1991, 15: 1-18

M. Woodbury, M. Woodbury Neuroleptic-Induced Catatonia as a Stage in the progression toward Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Journal of American Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1992, Vol. 31, No. 6, 1161-1164

M. Bravo, M. Woodbury, G. Canino. Interview Schedule for Children (DISC): It’s Spanish Translation and Adaptation in Puerto Rico Culture, Medicine and Psychiatry, 1993, Vol. 17, No. 3, 329-344

M. Woodbury, M. Woodbury. Neuropsychiatric Development: Two Case Reports about the Use of Dietary Fish Oils and/or Choline Supplementation in Children Journal of American College of Nutrition, 1993, Vol. 12, No. 3, 239-245

J. Ribera, G. Canino, M. Rubio-Stipec, M. Bravo, J. Bauermeister, M. Alegria, M. Woodbury, S. Huertas, L. Guevara. The Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children (DISC 2.1) in Spanish: Reliability in a Hispanic Population. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1996, Vol. 37, No. 2, 195-204

Aided in the translation and cultural adaptation of the following psychiatric questionnaires: SCID, DISC (various versions), SCAN, CIDI, AUDADIS, PRISM

PRESENTATIONS

Medical College of Puerto Rico

CME Activity

February 9, 2015

Ponce, PR

Lecture: Non-pharmacologic Interventions in Pain Management

167th Annual APA Meeting •

Changing the Practice and Perception of Psychiatry

NEW YORK, NY • MAY 3-7, 2014

May 5, 2014

Workshop 127 5:00 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.

Exploring Diets, e-Games, and Exercises Targeting Epigenomics in Boosting Cognitive Health and in Alzheimer’s Dementia: Evidence and Challenges

Chair: Simon Chiu, M.D., Ph.D. Speakers: John Copen, M.D. Mariwan Husni, M.D. Michel Woodbury-Farina, M.D. Simon Chiu, M.D., Ph.D

MINIMIZING PSYCHIATRIC ISSUES IN MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

PUERTO RICO PSYCHIATRIC SOCIETY DISTRICT BRANCH OF THE AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION

San Juan, Puerto Rico

January 25, 2014

CME Activity

Lecture: Identifying suicidal intentions in the MS

patient

Lecture: Pharmacotherapy, exercise and psychotherapy for the management of depression and anxiety

Fifth Geriatric Psychiatry Congress

OUR RAPIDLY AGING SOCIETY: TOOLS FOR GERIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH PROSPECTUS

PUERTO RICO PSYCHIATRIC SOCIETY DISTRICT BRANCH OF THE AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION

San Juan, Puerto Rico

October 5, 2013

CME Activity: Presenter

Lecture: Sexuality in Late Life


166th Annual APA Meeting

PURSUING WELLNESS ACROSS THE LIFESPAN

San Francisco, Calif.

May 18-22, 2013

Workshop

Exploring Epigenomics-driven nutraceuticals to boost Brain Health: promises, evidence and challenges

Randomized Controlled Study of Extract Sceletium tortuosum (Zembrin®), Prototypal Phosphodiesterase Subtype-4 ( PDE-4 ) Modulator On Cognition in Healthy Adults: Implications For Targeting PDE-4 in Alzheimer’s Dementia
Hana Raheb1 , Michel Woodbury-Farina* Simon Chiu1, Nigel Gericke2, Vladimir Badmeav 3 , Yves Bureau1 , Zack Cernovky 1, Hou Jirui1, Joalex Antongiorgi Torres *

1 Lawson Health Research Institute-Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario,London, Ontario, Canada 2HGH Pharmaceuticals . Inc. South Africa

3PL Thomas NJ USA *Department of Psychiatry, University of Puerto Rico San Juan PR (US)

American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting San Francisco May 2013

New Research Poster

Kristen J Terpstra Simon Chiu Yves Bureau Jirui Hou , Hana Raheb, Zack Cernovsky Vladimir Badmeav , John Copen Mariwan Husni , and Michael Woodbury Farina . Open-Label Study of Standardized Curcumin C-3 Complex in Improving Negative Symptoms and Cognition Deficits in Schizophrenia.

New Research Poster

Hana Raheb , Michel Woodbury-Farina Simon Chiu, Nigel Gericke, Vladimir Badmeav, Yves Bureau, Zack Cernovksy, Hou Jirui, Joalex Antongiogi Torres. Randomized Controlled Study of Extract Sceletium tortuousium (Zembrin), Prototypal Phosphodiesterase Subtype-4 (PDE-4) Modulator On Cognition in Healthy Adults: Implications For Targeting PDE-4 in Alzheimer’s dementia.

Paper presented in the Congress of World Psychiatric Association

Simon S. Chiu, Vladimir Badmaev, Nigel Gericke, Michel Woodbury-Farina, Zack Zdenek Cernovsky, Yves Bureau, Hou Jirui, Kristen Tempstra, Mariwan Husni, John Copen Proof of concept RCT of zembrin extract targeting PDE-4 (phosphodiesterase subtype-4) in regulating cognition and mood in normal subjects: implications for Alzheimer dementia and mood disorders., Prague, Oct 17-21, 2012.

Fourth Geriatric Psychiatry Congress

MEDICAL AND PSYCHIATRIC ISSUES IN LATE LIFE

PUERTO RICO PSYCHIATRIC SOCIETY DISTRICT BRANCH OF THE AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION

San Juan, Puerto Rico

October 6, 2012

CME Activity: Moderator and Presenter

Lecture: Psychosis in the Elderly

Cultivating Natural Bioactives

International Conference

Proceedings

London ON , July 9-11, 2012

Oral presentation

Michael Woodbury Farina, Zack Cernovsky, Simon Chiu, Yves Bureau, Jirui Hou, John Copen Mariwan, Husni, Campbell R., Kristen J Terpstra, Hana Raheb, Vladimir Badmeav. Proof of concept of randomized controlled study of Standardized Curcumin C-3 Complex as an adjunctive treatment in schizophrenia: effects on Negative Symptoms and Cognition Deficits.

Annual Convention of the Academy of Psychiatry

Comorbidity in our Medical Practice, The Rule not the Exception

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Feb 24-26, 2012

CME Activity: Moderator and Presenter

Lecture: The Basics of Complimentary Therapy as applied to Psychiatric and Medical Practices

Third Geriatric Psychiatry Congress

PUERTO RICO PSYCHIATRIC SOCIETY DISTRICT BRANCH OF THE AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Oct 2, 2011

CME Activity: Presenter

Lecture: Controversies in identifying possible causes and treatment of behavior manifestations of Delirium

Physical and Psychosocial Impact of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

Caguas, PR

Sept. 8, 2011

CME Activity Presenter

Lecture: Pharmacological and Non-pharmacological Treatments for Co-occurring Medical and Psychological Problems: Depression, Anxiety and Obesity

Lecture: Basic Concepts in Non-Pharmacological Management of Psoriasis

Lecture: Coping with Common Social Challenges and Stigma

Annual Convention of the PR Academy of Psychiatry

More Tools for the Practicing Psychiatrist and the Health Professional

San Juan, Puerto Rico

November 5-7, 2010

CME Activity: Moderator and Presenter

Lecture: Applications of the Neuroscience of Stress in Daily Practice

American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting

New Orleans, La.

May 22-26 2010.

APA Symposium

Integrating CAM (Complementary Alternative Medicine) in Psychiatric Care: New Paradigms and Perspectives.

Chiu S. Symposium Chair

Co-Presenters: Husni M, Sidhu G, Cernovsky Z, Woodbury M. Integrating CAM (Complementary Alternative Medicine) in Psychiatric Care: New Paradigms and Perspectives.

Proceedings of this APA Symposium to be published in Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Annual Convention of the PR Academy of Psychiatry

Tools for the Practicing Psychiatrist and the Health Professional

San Juan, Puerto Rico

November 6-8, 2009

CME Activity: Moderator and Presenter

Lecture: Integrating Alternative and Complementary Medicine in the Psychiatric Evaluation/Management of Psychiatric Mood States

Positions Held


Society of Psychiatry (APA branch in PR)

District Branch Representative May 2013-May 2015

President May 2011-May 2013

President-Elect May 2009- May 2011

Vice President May 2007-May 2009

Colegio de Medicos-Cirujanos de Puerto Rico (PR Medical Society)

President May 2014-May 2016

Governing Board

Senator May 2014-May 2016

Representative for the Senate in the Mental Health Committee May 2014-May 2016

Medical Doctors of the District of San Juan

Representative to the Continuing Medical Education Committee

May 2014-May 2016

Division of the Medical Specialty of Psychiatry

Representative May 2010-May 2014

Academia de Psiquiatria

Member of the Board 2014-2016

Vice President May 2010- May 2013

President Scientific Committee May 2009- May 2013

PR Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Society

Member of the Board May 2013-May 2015


Foreign languages

Spanish and French

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DRA. ADA ORTIZ SANTIAGO

HIMA Plaza Office 710, Caguas, PR 00725

Tel. 787-961-4630

EDUCATION

1981 Diplomate of American Board of Pediatrics

1977 Fellowship in Pediatrics; Pediatric UDH

1974 University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine,

Cum Laude

Member of Alpha Omega Alpha

1970 University of Puerto Rico

Magna cum Laude

OTHER LICENSES

2012 Holistic Iridology

Dr. Pesek

1999 Acupuncture

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Auriculotherapy, Electro acupuncture, Tuina

Central University of Bayamon

1997 Naturopath

Homeopath

APPOINTMENTS TO PROFESSIONAL BOARDS

Past President of Faculty of HIMA Hospital in Caguas

Past Treasurer of Caguas Region for College of Physicians and Surgeons of Puerto Rico

Past Senator of Alternative Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Puerto Rico

Past Secretary of Medical Disciplines, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Puerto Rico

AUTISM TRAININGS

*Practitioner Training Great Plain Laboratories, KS; October 28-29, 2006

*Autism Research Institute ARI:6 years Physicians Training (aka DAN!):

ARI physician Training Conference: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

*HBOT Workshop, PA; October 1-2, 2008

*Autism Today Biennial Conference February 14-17, 2008; 24 AMA credits

*Stop Calling it Autism SCIA Physician Training, PR; 2010

*First International Symposium of Autism 2006, PR; September 23-24, 2006

*Second Symposium Autism and Attention Deficit Disorder, PR; August 15, 2007

*Third Symposium Autism and Attention Deficit, PR; October 19, 2008

LECTURES / PRESENTATIONS

2016 Autism

GUMET

Autism Awareness

Radio Isla Interview by Carla Perez

2015 Autismo, TDAH, Vacunas

UPR Aguadilla

Biomedical Management of Autism and ADD

Emergenciologist Convention PR

Autism Diagnosis and Biomedical Treatment

GUMET

2014 Holistic Iridology and Acupuncture with David Pesek

Acupuncture Association

Degenerative Disorders and Heavy Metals and Autism

Genetic Convention PR

Treatments for Autism: Biomedical DAN, SCIA

Autism Alliance of PR

Obesity and Diabetes: Integrative Approach

Ohio Iridology and Integrative Congress

2013 Neurodegenerative Disorders and Heavy Metals

Ohio Holistic Iridology Congress

Neurodegenerative Disorders and Heavy Metals

England Holistic Congress

Joint Arthropathy: Ttreatment with Integrative Medicine

PR Medical Convention

2012 Autism in our times

Ohio Holistic Iridology Congress

2011 Autism and Indigo Children

Natural Awakening Convention

Autism in Our Times

CEA Convention

Autism

UNALI

2009 Attention Deficit Disorder : Biomedical and Acupuncture

Acupuncture Association SJ

2008 Biomedical and Acupunture in Autism

Acupuncture Association SJ


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Universidad del Turabo, Campus principal

Anfiteatro Ignacio Morales Nieva

Gurabo, Gurabo 00725

Puerto Rico

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