Friday, April 28, 2017
8:00 - 4:30 p.m.

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Hilton Garden Inn, Freeport
5 Park Street
Freeport, ME 04032

Overnight Accommodations

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn at a special rate of $125.00.  This rate expires on March 26, 2019.  To make your reservation please call the HGI at 207-865-1433.  Please be sure to mention MAPP when making your reservation.  

Shipping Instructions

All boxes sent before the conference must be labeled to the attention of the Conference Services Manager,  Hilton Garden Inn, 5 Park Street, Freeport, ME 04532.   Include your name, group affiliation and event date. Items should not arrive seven (7) or more days prior to the conference or you will be subject to a storage fee of $5.00 per box.


The exhibit fee includes two on-site representatives.  On-site reps are welcome to join breakfast, morning and afternoon refreshment breaks during exhibit hours, and may sit in on any of the presentations.  If more than two representatives are present, there will be a $50/addiitonal person charge to cover food costs.  

Booth Description

We offer table-top exhibits or in lieu of a table you may utilize the space for floor signage.  Exhibitor table drapings are provided.  If you require an electrical supply, please let us know.

Booth Assignments

All exhibits will be located in the same area of the Conference Center.  Exhibit space will be pre-assigned by MAPP Staff.  All breakfasts, refreshment breaks and Exhibitor Reception will be held in the exhibit area.

Set up

There is an event the evening before so Exhibitor set-up time is not available until 5:30 a.m. on the day of the event.  All exhibits must be set up by 7:30 a.m.

Space will be allocated by MAPP staff based on receipt of the exhibit registration form and full payment.  No refunds of exhibitor fees will be granted after April 16, 2019.

NOTICE:  This meeting is a private meeting for District Branch members and exhibitors whose products are in line with the district branch’s mission.  We will consider all applications for exhibit space but reserve the right to reject any application which the district branch in its sole discretion determines is not consistent with our mission.


An Update and a Look Ahead

Exhibitor Prospectus

The Maine Association of Psychiatric Physicians invites you to JOIN US as an exhibitor at our 13th Annual Spring Program being held in Freeport at the Hilton Garden Inn on Friday, April 26, 2019.   This is your opportunity to network with psychiatrists, family physicians, APNs, therapists and other health professionals throughout the State of Maine. 


5:30 a.m. 
Exhibitor Setup

7:15 a.m.
Registration & Breakfast - Ballroom

8:15 a.m.
Welcome and Introductions 

Henry Skinner, MD, DFAPA, President, MAPP
Malcolm Rogers, MD, DLFAPA, Program Committee Chair

8:30 a.m.
Pharmacotherapy of Executive Function Deficit Syndromes
Henry Skinner, MD, DFAPA.  Dr. Skinner is the Medical Director of Family Psychiatry of Maine in Yarmouth.    He is also the Medical Director for Tri-County Mental Health Services and is the current President of MAPP.  

9:30 a.m.
Geriatric Psychopharmacology: Mood & Memory
Clifford Singer, MD, DFAPA.   Dr. Singer is the Chief of the Division of Geriatric Mental Health
and Neuropsychiatry at Acadia Hospital and Eastern Maine Medical Center 

10:30 a.m.
Break with Exhibitors 

11:00 a.m.
Benzodiazepines & Their Appropriate Use

Carl Salzman, MD.  Dr. Salzman is a Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School. He has served as Chairman, American Psychiatric Association Benzodiazepine Task Force. 

12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. 
MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy for PTSD: A Review of Phase 2 and Plans for the Future

Charlotte Harrison, BA.  Ms. Harrison is a Senior Clinical Research Associate at MAPS Public Benefit Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Multidisciplinary Association of Psychedelic Studies (MAPS).  The company's mission is to develop medical, legal, and cultural contexts for people to benefit from the careful uses of psychedelics.  

2:00 p.m.
Treatment of Depression in the Medically Ill or in Medically Compromised Situations

Dena Whitesell, MD.  Dr. Whitesell is a practicing psychatrist at Maine Medical Center in Portland, ME. 

3:00 p.m.
Break with Exhibitors 

4:00 p.m.
The Neurobiology of Attachment

Carl Salzman, MD.  

5:00 p.m.
Meeting concludes/evaluations


Dianna Poulin, Executive Director, MAPP 
Maine Association of Psychiatric Physicians, PO Box 190, 30 Association Drive, Manchester, ME 04351
207-622-7743 or dpoulin@mainemed.com