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Jennifer Wells to present on psychotropic treatment in pregnancy for Psychiatry Grand Rounds on Jan. 18

For the next Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Dr. Jennifer Wells, reproductive psychiatrist and director of Women’s Mental Health at Virginia Tech-Carilion Clinic School of Medicine in Roanoke, Va., will present “Psychotropic Treatment in Pregnancy” from 12:10 to 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2023. This broadcast will be held via Zoom/Video Conferencing.

Upon completion of this program, the learner will be able to:

  • Discuss the importance of perinatal mental health to women, children, and families.
  • Delineate the guiding principles behind psychotropic treatment in pregnancy.
  • Describe and apply risk/benefit analyses to treatment options for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders (PMADS).
  • Identify and use PMADS pharmacotherapy resources to better treat this population.

This Grand Rounds presentation, sponsored by the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences and the School’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, is broadcast via video conference to many sites throughout North Dakota and Minnesota and is also streamed via personal computers. If you want information on how to attend, please contact Teresa Klein at 701.293.4101 or

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.