Conferences: Future and Past

Future Conferences

 

 

    2022 - Denver, CO
    March 17-March 20, 2022

    Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
    1550 Court Place, Denver, CO 80202 
    Conference Chairs: Chadi G. Abdallah, MD and Lynnette Averill, PhD

    2023 - Washington, DC
    April 13-April 16, 2023

    Renaissance Washington, Downtown DC
    Conference Co-Chairs: Jonathan Alpert, MD, PhD and Simon Rego, PsyD, ABPP, ACT


    Past Conferences

    2021 - Virtual Conference
    March 18-19, 2021

    Conference Chairs:
    -Cindy J. Aaronson, MSW, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY
    -Adriana Feder, MD - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY

    ADAA's 2021 Virtual Conference brought together more than 1,100 mental health professionals in an exciting and dynamic 3D virtual platform. We invite you to:

    Have questions about the ADAA 2021 Virtual Conference? Please email: [email protected].

    POSTPONED (DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC)
    2020 - San Antonio, TX 

    March 19-22, 2020
    San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter
    101 Bowie Street, San Antonio, Texas
    40th Anniversary of the ADAA Conference
    Download the 2020 Program

    Conference Chairs:
    -Cindy J. Aaronson, MSW, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY
    -Adriana Feder, MD - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY

    2019 - Chicago, IL
    Conference Chair: Ned H. Kalin, MD 
    Conference CE Information
    Printed Program
    Mobile App
    Conference Snapshot

    Keynote Speaker: Alan Schatzberg, MD
    Potential Drugs of Abuse as Antidepressants and Anxiolytics:  Pluses and Minuses

    Jerilyn Ross Lecture: Ketamine and Mind-Altering Drugs in Treating Anxiety and Depression: Potential Roles and Pitfalls - A Panel Discussion
    Adriana Feder, MD, Roland Griffiths, PhD, Kenneth T. Norris, Jr., Carlos A Zarate, MD

    2018 - Washington, DC
    Conference Chair: Sanjay Mathew, MD
    Conference CE Information
    Printed Program
    Mobile App (presentations/handouts are available in the mobile app)
    Conference Snapshot

    Keynote Speaker: Joshua Gordon, MD, PhD
    Update from the NIH

    Jerilyn Ross Lecture: Pharmacological Strategies in the Treatment of Resistant Depression (TRD): The Past, The Present, and The Future
    Maurizio Fava, MD

    2017 - San Francisco, CA
    Conference Chair: Gordon Asmundson, PhD R.D. Psych FRSC
    Conference Snapshot
    Final Program
    Presentations and handouts available in the conference mobile app 

    Keynote Speaker: Steven C. Hayes, PhD
    The Power of Turning Toward: Why Psychological Flexibility Matters for Clients and Practitioners Alike

    Jerilyn Ross Lecture: Well Being Therapy
    Giovanni A. Fava, M.D.

    2016 - Philadelphia, PA
    Conference Chair: Jordan Smoller,MD, ScD
    Final Program
    List of presentations and handouts available in the conference mobile app 

    Keynote Speaker: Matthew Nock, PhD 
    Why Do People Harm Themselves? Recent Advances in the Understanding and Prediction of Suicidal Behavior

    Jerilyn Ross Lecture: Does Psychotherapy Have a Future? A Moderated Panel Discussion
    Myrna Weissman, PhD
    Pim Cuijpers, PhD
    Philip Wang, MD, Dr.PH

    2015 - Miami, FL
    Conference Chairs: Kerry Ressler, MD, PhD and Tanja Jovanovic, PhD
    Final Program
    Handouts

    Keynote Speaker: Helen Mayberg, MD
    What Has DBS Taught Us About the Neurocircuitry of Depression? 

    Jerilyn Ross Lecture: Should We Be Treating Neuroticism Instead of Anxiety and Depression
    David H. Barlow

    2014 - Chicago, IL
    Conference Chair: Mark Pollack, MD
    Final Program
    Handouts

    Keynote Speaker: Jordan Smoller, MD
    Will Genetic Research Help Us Find Better Treatments?

    Jerilyn Ross Lecture: What is the Role of Mindfulness Meditation in the Treatment of Anxiety Disorders? Indicators, Caveats, and Empirical Status
    Zindel Segal, MD

    2013 - La Jolla, CA
    Conference Chair: Luana Marques, PhD
    Final Program
    Handouts

    Keynote Speaker: James Fowler, PhD
    Happiness, Depression, and the Power of Social Networking

    2012 - Crystal City, VA
    Conference Chair: Darin Dougherty, MD
    Final Program
    Handouts

    Keynote Speaker: David Spiegel, MD
    “Tranceforming” Mind and Body

    2011 - New Orleans, LA
    Final Program

    Keynote Speaker: Edna Foa, PhD
    Disseminating Evidence-Based Treatments Within Systems and Across Countries: Lessons Learned From Prolonged Exposure Therapy for PTSD

    2010 - Baltimore, MD
    Final Program

    Keynote Speaker: Trisha Meili 
    I am the Central Park Jogger

    2009 - Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico
    Final Program 

    Keynote Speaker: Richard Lane, MD, PhD
    Neural Substrates of Implicit and Explicit EmotionalProcesses: Implications for Health

    2008 - Savannah, Georgia
    Final Program

    Keynote Speaker: Ronald Kessler, MD
    Comorbidity of Anxiety Disorders with Other Physical and Mental Disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication