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Live Event – Is It Major Depressive Disorder Or Bipolar Disorder?

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Live Event – Is It Major Depressive Disorder Or Bipolar Disorder?

This is a Private Live Event for members of Beaver County Medical Society (BCMS)

In this presentation, the objectives are to:

  • Review the prevalence and burden of major depressive disorder (MDD) and bipolar disorder (BD)
  • Discuss the clinical features of MDD and BD
  • Address the difficulties in differential diagnosis between MDD and BD


The Wooden Angel

Sharon Road & Leopard Lane
Beaver, Pennsylvania 15009 United States
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724-774-7880 View Venue Website



Doug McLaughlin, DO

Staff Psychiatrist, Cleveland Clinic; Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Dr. Douglas McLaughlin is a board-certified psychiatrist who practices at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. McLaughlin sees patients in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. His expertise is in mood disorders, anxiety disorders, ADHD, schizophrenia and dementia. Dr. McLaughlin is also a Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Katie Sulkowski, PharmD

Clinical & Scientific Liaison, Neuroscience

Speaker Doug McLaughlin, DO is a paid consultant for Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.
Speaker Katie Sulkowski, PharmD is an employee of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.



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