Tuesday, March 12, 2013
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Shriners Hospital for Children, 7th Floor Auditorium


Accreditation:  The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement:  The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


“What’s New for DSM-5:  Anxiety and
Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders”
presented by:

Katharine A. Phillips, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director of Research for Adult Psychiatry
Director, Body Dysmorphic Disorder Program
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence RI


At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe highlights of DSM-5’s development, revision principles, and chapter structure.
  2. Describe key changes for the anxiety disorders in DSM-5.
  3. Describe important features of disorders in the new chapter of obsessive-compulsive and related disorders.


Educational Method:  Lecture

Target Audience:  MDs, Residents, Students, and Alumni

Disclosure (Speaker)
Dr. Phillips has disclosed the following financial relationships with commercial interests: Grant/Research Support:  NIMH, FDA, Forest Laboratories (medication only for NIMH-funded grant);  Consultant: Janssen Research & Development;  and Other Financial/Material SupportHonoraria or Royalties:  Oxford University Press, Guildford Press, Elsevier; Speakers or Grant-Reviewing Honoraria and/or Travel Reimbursement from academic, federal institutions, and professional organizations, Merck Manual (future); Up-to-Date (future)