BHIPP provides in-person training and educational opportunities through Grand Rounds at hospitals across the state, regionally-based CME conferences, and in-office presentations and in-services at practice and departmental meetings.


Below is a schedule of upcoming conferences and events. For more information on scheduling an in-office presentation, please contact Jami-Lin Williams.

  • BHIPP In Your Neighborhood: Pediatric Grand Rounds

    See us at an event near you!

    • 4/23/19: Pediatric Grand Rounds at Western Maryland Health System in Cumberland, MD
  • BHIPP CME Events

    2/7/19: “Mental Health Skills for Primary Care” with Dr. Rheanna Platt at Thrive Behavioral Health in Millersville, MD

    2/21/19: “Depression & Use of the PHQ-9” with Dr. Mark Riddle at Thrive Behavioral Health in Millersville, MD

    3/7/19: “Managing Anxiety in Primary Care” with Dr. Aronica Cotton Thrive Behavioral Health in Millersville, MD


    By diagnosis/presenting concern:

    Content includes information on the assessment and monitoring of associated symptoms and severity, presentations in primary care, non-pharmacologic interventions (both brief interventions that can be utilized in-office and overview of evidence-based treatment interventions when referring), and psychopharmacology . Possible topics include:

    • ADHD
    • Anxiety
    • Behavior Disorders
    • Depression
    • Early Childhood Mental Health


    Other topics in child mental health:

    Cross-cutting communication skills in behavioral health for primary care: Identify strategies for eliciting and clarifying mental health needs in the course of a pediatric mental health visit; describe and apply brief interventions for commonly encountered concerns


    Screening for psychiatric disorders in pediatric primary care:  Review of behavioral health screening in pediatric primary care, including overview of existing screening tools and strategies for utilizing screening results in visits


    Developing a referral network of community resources: Planning and methods to use in creating or adapting a local resource guide of mental health and substance abuse resources and others who are involved in supporting or serving children and families


    Psychopharmacology: Pediatric psychopharmacology for treatment of ADHD, anxiety, behavior disorders, and depression




About Us

BHIPP is supported by funding from the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and operates as a collaboration between the University of Maryland School of Medicine, the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Salisbury University.

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