Virtual Town Hall Series
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We, as child and adolescent psychiatrists and physicians, are facing unprecedented times. Patient care, clinical roles, and daily routines have rapidly evolved to meet changing needs. There is collective anticipation, uncertainties, and hope. 

For five (5) weeks, join us from 7:00-8:30 pm for virtual Town Halls to hear how colleagues in various roles have adapted. We encourage you to ask questions and share your experiences.  Each week will be a different topic.  Check our Home page for the full v-series list and links. During these challenging times, we are all in this together!  Everyone is welcome!

Child Psychiatrists Working Through Health Care Disparities
in the Midst of the COVID-19 Crisis
Thursday, May 28, 2020, 7:00-8:30 pm ET

Meeting Registration: (registration required)
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(929) 205-6099 (New York) or (253) 215-8782/(301) 715-8592 (US)
Instructions: Click link below to join and enter your name & email. Use "Chat" feature to ask questions. Meetings include a Q&A session at the end. 


Join us this Thursday at 7:00 pm for NYCCAP's final town hall to hear an outstanding panel of child and adolescent mental health providers from across NYC discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health disparities affecting minority communities. NYCCAP Board Member Angel Caraballo, MD will moderate the discussion as panelists provide their perspectives on mental health disparities before, during, and after the pandemic followed by a Q&A for all.
  • Describe your setting and patient population
  • Describe salient health disparities for your patients before COVID
  • Share your experience providing care for patients during COVID 
  • Describe how health disparities have been impacted by COVID for your patient population
  • What do you anticipate will be the biggest challenges ahead and how do you think we can prepare to try to address growing disparities?

Moderated by

Angel Caraballo, MD
Private Practice Psychiatrist providing comprehensive psychiatric evaluations/ consultations, individual and family psychotherapy, and psychopharmacology for adults, adolescents and children

Maciel Campos, PsyD
Senior Psychologist; Assistant Clinical Professor, Medical Psychology (in Psychiatry), Home Based Crisis Intervention Program; Program Director, Pediatric Psychiatry Department, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian

Melvin Oatis, MD
Private Practice Psychiatrist in Manhattan; Voluntary Faculty, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at NYU Langone Child Study Center
Arturo Sanchez-Lacay, MD
Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program
Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
Xiaoyi "Sherry" Yao, MD
Psychiatry Instructor, Psychiatry, Columbia University Irving Medical Center; Assistant Director, New York-Presbyterian Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Residency Training Program; Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Pediatric Psychiatry Clinic, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
ion: Professor Thom's Bar & Restaurant

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