Symposium: Women, Hormones and Mood Disorder

Friday 4th November 2022, 13:30-17:30

Where: Auditorium, entrance 61A, Psychiatric Center Copenhagen Rigshospitalet, Henrik Harpestrengs Vej, 2100 Kbh. Ø

Chairman Maj Vinberg


13:30-14:00 Sandwich

14:00-14:20 Welcome and Winner of “Affekten”, lecture by the price winner

14:20-15:20 Mood disorders during pregnancy and the postpartum period
Professor Veerle Bergink, Director of Women's Mental Health Program,
Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai, New York

15:20-15:40 Coffee break

15:40-16:20 Hormonal contributions to depressive episodes in women
Vibe Frøkjær, Associate Research Professor, Mental Health Centre
Copenhagen, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet

16:20-16:40 Depression related to hormonal contraceptive use as a risk indicator for postpartum depression
Søren Vinther Larsen, MD, Phd Student, Neurobiology Research Unit,
Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet

16:40-17:00 Management of postpartum psychosis
Katrine Bøttcher, MD, Psychiatric Centre Copenhagen,
Mental Health Centre Copenhagen

17:00-17:30 General assembly

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The Symposium is made possible by support from: