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VIRTUAL REGISTRATION: 3rd Annual Conference on Psychedelics and Psychedelic Medicine

Event Date(s): Nov 3, 2023 - 08:00am to Nov 4, 2023 - 05:00pmRegister For This Course

Course Details

We invite you to join us Virtually for our 3rd Annual Conference on Psychedelics and Psychedelic Medicine!


Please Note: The conference will be held in Easter Daylight Time (EDT)

This conference will provide up-to-date overviews and discussions of advances in the field of psychedelics and psychedelic-assisted therapies, with an emphasis on clinical studies and practice. Mechanisms of action including pharmacology, neuroscience, psychodynamic theory will be discussed, with a focus on specific clinical entities such as depression, PTSD, and addictions. Additional panel discussions and presentations will explore history, ethics, cultural issues, plant medicine, and many other relevant topics within the rapidly growing field of psychedelic medicine.

You will receive an email communication (to the email registered to your MGH Psychiatry Academy account) as we get closer to the conference date with details on the zoom instructions and attending virtually.


MDs/Doctoral-Level Professionals

Super Early Bird Registration (on or before July 1, 2023): $650.00
Early Bird Registration (on or before August 15, 2023): $700.00
Regular Registration (after August 15, 2023): $750.00

Other Professionals or Trainees

Super Early Bird Registration (on or before July 1, 2023): $585.00
Early Bird Registration (on or before August 15, 2023) $630.00
Regular Registration (after August 15, 2023) $675.00

Residents & Medical Students: $150.00

***The deeply discounted Super Early Bird Registration rate is NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE and will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Live Registration: 

The conference occurs live at the Westin Copley Place in Boston. For more information about in-person attendance and the venue, please visit our live registration page: 

3rd Annual Psychedelics Conference: Live Registration - Click Here


We provide all attendees  with completely free access to all slide presentations in digital PDF format prior to the conference. This is an environmentally friendly alternative and helps keep costs lower for all attendees. The e-syllabus will be available for 30 days after the conference. 

Cancellation Policy

A refund minus a $100.00 administrative fee will be issued for refund requests received by October 2, 2023.  No refunds will be issued for refund requests made after October 2, 2023. Payments made may not be applied to future conferences or other educational activities. There are no exceptions to these policies.

Course Summary

Course Topic:Conference, Psychopharmacology
Course Format:Conference
Target Audience:

This program is intended for mental health practitioners including psychiatrists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, social workers and clinical psychologists.

Event Starts: Nov 3, 2023 - 08:00am
Event Ends: Nov 4, 2023 - 05:00pm
Cost: $750.00

Learning Objectives

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Compare different models of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy (eg, psycholytic vs psychedelic)
  2. Explain the neuropsychopharmacology of classical psychedelics as well as atypical psychedelics such as ketamine and empathogens such as MDMA
  3. Identify hypotheses for mechanisms of action of psychedelics on the brain, based on recent neuroimaging studies
  4. Critique contemporary medico-cultural issues within psychedelic research, including race-based structural biases and epistemic injustice
  5. Assess potential applications of psychedelic-assisted therapy in extra-psychiatric fields, such as within palliative care and spirituality, as well as within medicine, such as for pain and immunomodulation