Join us for a free public lecture, part of the Mood Disorders Centre Clinical Day

Measurement-based care in Mood Disorders: We’ve got an app for that!

August 22, 2014, 5:30-6:30pm
Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Rudy North Lecture Theatre, Rm 101LT
University of British Columbia

This session is a free public lecture presented by Drs. Erin Michalak and Raymond Lam.  All are welcome to attend, but registration is required and seating is limited!

Dr. Lam is a psychiatrist and Medical Director of the Mood Disorders Centre at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, a new outpatient clinical research facility jointly operated by the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health. Dr. Michalak is a psychologist and leader of the Collaborative RESearch Team to study psychosocial issues in bipolar disorder (CREST.BD).

Our presenters will be discussing new developments in online and mobile health apps that facilitate measurement-based care for people with mood disorders–including the Mood Disorders Centre’s new mobile web app, MoodFx.

MoodFx is a new interactive tool designed to address gaps in recognizing and treating depression, anxiety, and problems in cognition and work functioning in people with depression and other mood disordersMoodFx helps individuals to partner with their family doctor and other mental health care providers to track their symptoms during diagnosis and treatment using evidence-based questionnaires.

This public lecture is part of a health professional education program, the Mood Disorders Centre Clinical Day. Pay parking is available at the Thunderbird Parkade and the Health Sciences Parkade.

If you are a member of the public and would like to attend this free lecture, please submit our online Public Registration Form.

MoodFx dual screen shot


LOGO_ Accredited by UBC CPD

This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity eligible for up to 4.5 Section 1 credits as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. This program has been reviewed and approved by UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development. Each physician should claim only those credits he/she actually spent in the activity.