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Law & Psychiatry: Practical Guidelines for Clinical Practice

Thursday, October 22, 2020
Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA
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Welcome & Introductions

4:00 – 4:10 PM

Legal & Regulatory Systems for Psychiatrists<

4:10 – 4:20 PM
Matthew Lahaie, MD, JD

Informed Consent<

4:20 – 4:40 PM
Matthew Lahaie, MD, JD

Treatment Refusal, Guardianships, and Advance Directives<

4:40 – 5:00 PM
Rebecca Brendel, MD, JD

Wills & Trusts: Testamentary Capacity<

5:00 – 5:20 PM
Judith Edersheim, JD, MD

Panel discussion

5:20 – 5:45 PM
Rebecca Brendel, MD, JD, Judith Edersheim, JD, MD, Matthew Lahaie, MD, JD

Break

5:45 PM

Ethics and Boundary Issues<

6:00 – 6:20 PM
Rebecca Brendel, MD, JD

Confidentiality, Privilege, and HIPAA<

6:20 – 6:40 PM
Matthew Lahaie, MD, JD

Essentials of Malpractice Law and Risk Management<

6:40 – 7:00 PM
Judith Edersheim, JD, MD

When Kids are Involved<

7:00 – 7:20 PM
Matthew Lahaie, MD, JD

Panel discussion

7:20 – 8:00 PM
Rebecca Brendel, MD, JD, Judith Edersheim, JD, MD, Matthew Lahaie, MD,JD

Adjourn

8:00 PM