Key Info




Fridays Weekly


12:00PM - 1:15PM EST

Target Audience:

Physicians & Nurse Practitioners

Start Date:

June 5, 2020

Session Structure:

Introductions & Announcements
(5 Minutes)

Didactic Presentation on a Weekly Topic
(20 Minutes)

Case Discussion
(40 Minutes)

Library Questions & Wrap-Up
(10 Minutes)


Attend Weekly Sessions
(At Least 60%)

Present a Client Case

Participate in Group Discussions

Provide Feedback Through Evaluation Activities

Hub Team

Dr. Sanjeev Sockalingam

Dr. Katie Sheehan

Dr. Mark Bonta

Maria Zhang

Dr. Javed Alloo
Family Physician​

Megha Vatsya
Social Worker

Lucy Doan
Nurse Practitioner

Tresevgeni Lannis
Nurse Practitioner

Katie Langille
Nurse Practitioner

Integrated Mental and Physical Health

 ECHO IMPH aims to: 

(1) Explore assessment and management of mental health conditions that are complicated by physical health concerns;
(2) Integrate information from clinical guidelines to effectively prioritize care issues;
(3) Discuss prescribing challenges and optimal medication management for patients with co-occurring mental and physical health conditions; and
(4) Assist patients who are experiencing functional impairment due to co-occurring mental and physical health concerns.


Sample Curriculum Schedule

(June 5, 2020)
Management of medically unexplained physical symptoms

(June 12, 2020)
related disorders and mental health conditions

(June 19, 2020)
Strategies for engaging patients with complex physical and mental health conditions

(June 26, 2020)

(July 10, 2020)
Enhancing treatment adherence for patients with complex conditions

(July 17, 2020)
Functional neurological symptoms

(July 24, 2020)
Approaches to co-occuring cardiovascular disease & mood disorders

(July 31, 2020)
Managing mental health in common GI conditions

(August 7, 2020)
Managing mental health after a stroke

(August 14, 2020)
Complementary & Alternative Medicine

(August 14, 2020)
Personality disorders: cluster B

(August 21, 2020)