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Moms' Access Project ECHO: Perinatal Psychiatry Case Conference Series

University of Washington
Oct 6, 2020

The Moms' Access Project ECHO: Perinatal Psychiatry Case Conference Series is a CME accredited virtual case conference series designed to help providers in Washington State who want to improve the mental health of their pregnant and postpartum patients. The program format is brief didactic followed by in depth case presentation and discussion.

Objectives include:

  • Describe the process of differential diagnosis of common mental disorders in the perinatal period
  • Compare the risks of untreated mental disorders with the risks of psychotropic medication use during pregnancy and lactation
  • Conduct detailed informed consent discussions with pregnant and breastfeeding women regarding commonly used psychotropic medications
  • Formulate treatment plans for mental health and substance use disorders during pregnancy and postpartum

The program includes 10 monthly virtual case conference sessions held the first Wednesday of each month, starting October 7, 2020 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Pacific.

The full series is designated for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.


Participants include any prescribing provider in Washington caring for pregnant or postpartum patients. The program is actively recruiting prescribing providers that care for rural and/or undeserved patient populations.

Participants are asked to attend at least 7 out of 10 sessions and to submit/present at least 1 case, if requested.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

The conference series is provided at no cost.

Application process

Complete the online registration form.

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Health workforce education and training · Maternal health and prenatal care · Physicians · Substance use and misuse · Women · Washington

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