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8:00 - 9:00 AM: Substance Use During Pregnancy

Shona L. Ray-Griffith, MD

Associate Professor, Depts of Psychiatry and Ob/Gyn

Co-Director, Women’s Mental Health Program

Program Director, Addiction Medicine Fellowship

Co-Director, Brain and Behavior Module

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Break: 9:00 - 9:10 AM

9:10 - 10:10 AM: Depression and Anxiety Disorders in the Perinatal Period

Erin N. Bider, MD 

Maternal Mental Health Program Director

Clinical Assistant Professor 

University of Kansas Medical Center

Break: 10:10 - 10:20 AM

10:20 - 11:20 AM: Management of Psychosis and Bipolar Disorder during Pregnancy

Jessica L. Coker, MD

Assistant Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Ob/Gyn

Medical Director, Women’s Inpatient Unit

Co-Director, Women’s Mental Health Program

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

11:30 - 12:00 - KPS Business Meeting

(A separate email with agenda and an invite will be sent out to all KPS Members regarding the Business Meeting)

This event will take place via Zoom webinar. 

A link with Zoom information will be sent out on April 26th. 


Course Objectives:

  1. Define the impact of substance use during pregnancy
  2. Appreciate obstetrical and neonatal complications from substance use during pregnancy
  3. Discuss treatment options for opioid use disorder during pregnancy
  4. Review risks of untreated depression and anxiety in pregnancy
  5. Discuss pharmacological management 
  6. Appreciate unique factors in the management of perinatal anxiety and depression 
  7. Review the risks or untreated psychosis and mood disorders in pregnancy
  8. Discuss the risks of mood stabilizers and antipsychotics in pregnancy
  9. Appreciate unique factors in the management of mood disorders in pregnancy


Melissa M. 
Kansas Psychiatric Society 


Jessica Coker, MD: Current funding from National Institutes of Health. No conflicts of interest.

Sona Ray-Griffith, MD: No conflicts of interest.  Past funding from Neuronetics and Sage Therapeutics.

Erin Bider, MD: No disclosures or conflicts of interest.





Topics in Reproductive Psychiatry 

Join us on April 30th for a virtual CME opportunity hosted by

The Kansas Psychiatric Society featuring:

Shona L. Ray-Griffith, MD

Erin N. Bider, MD

& Jessica L. Coker, MD


3 hours of CME are offered with this event, in order to receive CME credit you must participate in the live attendance check that will take place during the event. Refunds will not be given for those who fail to complete the event attendance.

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: A $5 Processing fee will be deducted for any cancelled registrations. Refunds will not be given after the event, or to those who fail to complete the attendance.

Accreditation: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 the Kansas Psychiatric Society. The APA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The APA designates this [live OR enduring] activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.