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8:00 AM Registration Open
8:30 AM Welcome & Introductions
8:45 AM - 11:00 AM The Psychology of Democracy & Dictaroship by Fathali Moghaddam from Georgetown Edu.
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Lunch + Annual Meeting for KPS Members
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM An overview of Kansas Behavioral Health System Modernization and Reform efforts by Andy Brown from KDADS
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Update in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation by Angela Mayorga from KUMC (KPS Past President)
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM Break
2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Overview and update on Psychiatric Malpractice by John Pope from PRMS

This event takes place in person at The Sunflower Foundation (Powerhouse Boardroom) on October 6th in Topeka, KS. The event is live only.


Course Objectives:

To identify and describe those psychological traits characteristic of democratic systems versus dictatorial systems. 

To identify and analyze one's medical standard of care compared to care that is below the standard. 

To identify and apply state resources within the state of Kansas to patient care. 

To apply neuromodulatory techniques appropriately.  


Melissa M. 
Kansas Psychiatric Society 


Planning Committee 

Melissa Munoz has no relevant financial relationships to disclose: N/A

 Colin MacKenzie has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Faculty Disclosures

Andrew Brown has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Angela Mayorga May has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Fathali Moghaddam has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Justin Pope has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 







KPS Annual Meeting 2023 

Join us on October 6th for a virtual CME opportunity hosted by

The Kansas Psychiatric Society featuring:

Fathali M. Moghaddam

Editor, 'Progressive Psychology Book Series,' Cambridge University, Professor, Department of Psychology, Georgetown University

Justin Pope, JD

Professional Risk Management Services

Andy Brown

Commissioner of Behavioral Health Services, Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services

Dr. Angela Mayorga, KPS Past President

Angela Mayorga attended Creighton Medical School and then completed the combined internal medicine/psychiatry residency program at The University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, KS. After residency, Dr. Mayorga completed an internal medicine chief year. After the chief year, Dr. Mayorga joined the psychiatry department at KU and has been there ever since. She is currently an associate professor of both psychiatry and internal medicine, program director for the psychiatry residency program, co-director for the internal medicine/psychiatry residency program, and psychiatric consultant to the liver transplant program at KU. Her favorite job is mom to 2 children who keep her very busy!


Accreditation and Designation Statement 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and Kansas Psychiatric Society.The APA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The APA designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

Register Now! Registration is free for students (medical residents). Please email proof of your status as a student or resident to KansasPS10@gmail.com and you will be granted access to the discount code for this event.

Cancellation Policy: As of September 22nd a $30 cancellation fee will be applied for any registration that is canceled.

Dietary Restrictions: E-mail KansasPS10@gmail.com on or before September 15th and we will try our best to provide accomodations.