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Educational Conference: Sheila Lahijani, MD

May 19, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Speaker: Sheila Lahijani, MD

Topic: The Role of the Psychiatric Oncologist in Psychosocial Oncology

Location: WebEx
Meeting link: https://uwmadison.webex.com/uwmadison/j.php?MTID=m8a92a71c2dcba6e38f1fab26803d0837
Meeting number: 120 166 5654
Password: Lahijani (52445264 from phones)

About the Speaker: Dr. Lahijani is the Medical Director of the Stanford Cancer Center Psychosocial Oncology Program. In this role she oversees the development and operationalization of psychiatric consultation for patients with cancer. She also staffs their CL service and is the lead psychiatric oncologist at the Stanford Cancer Center where she provides psychiatric consultation services to cancer patients. She is a wealth of knowledge in the field of psycho-oncology.

Learning Objectives:
1. To explain psychopharmacologic considerations in psychosocial oncology care
2. To identify opportunities for cross collaboration with non-psychiatric providers

About the Series:

The Educational Conference series is a series of lectures designed to provide clinically useful information to the practicing psychiatrist (faculty or trainee). Every 1 to 2 months an intra- or extra-departmental speaker is invited to speak on a topic of interest selected by current faculty. This educational series is open to the public and anyone is welcome to attend. Continue Medical Education units (CME’s) are available to eligible attendees.

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Psychological Association (APA)

Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.

Continuing Education Units

The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for 0.1 continuing education units (CEUs) or 1 hour.


May 19, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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