Description

Attend this renowned conference to network with experts and enhance how you assess and treat mental health concerns in children and adolescents.

Our agenda provides a complete update across research, assessment, and treatment for a variety of conditions and comorbidities. That makes this event ideal if you work in mental health, primary care, nursing, psychology, school health, and more.

Plus, enjoy one of Hawaii's most acclaimed resorts. The spirit of Hawai'i and the magic of Disney come to life at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, a one-of-a-kind Disney experience in Ko Olina, Hawai'i. There's so much to experience, everyone will have an unforgettable story to tell.

At this conference you can:

  • Hear guidance on translating new research into clinical practice for substance use disorders, mood disorders, OCD, schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, and more
  • Find sessions on pharmacologic treatments, psychological interventions, naturopathic treatments, suicide risk and prevention, implications of genetics, and much more
  • Ask questions and discuss cases during Curbside Consultation hours with experts on specific topics
  • Find insights that enhance your clinical work in psychiatric practices, community clinics, hospitals, school-based settings, primary care offices, university clinics, and psychology practices

This program is approved as an ABPN Maintenance of Certification program. It awards up to 20.75 Category 1 CME credits.

This Live activity, Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology 2019, with a beginning date of 03/15/2019, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 20.25 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the presentation, diagnosis, and current treatmentoptions available for attention deficit and hyperactivity in childhood and adolescence.
  • Identify the presentation, diagnosis, and current treatment options available for behavioral problems and pervasive developmental disorders.
  • Discuss the presentation, diagnosis, and current treatment options available for depression, psychosis, manic depression, and anxiety.
  • Compare and contrast basic neuropharmacology, neuropsychologic testing data, psychopharmacologic properties of compounds, and the implications of psychiatric genetics for guiding day-to-day pediatric psychopharmacology treatment.
  • Recognize the risk management issues associated with adolescent substance use disorder and smoking, ethical and safe use of psychotropics, suicide risk and prevention, cardiovascular side effects and medical liability of stimulants, and liability prevention in psychopharmacology.
  • Review the comorbidiy of ADHD with posttraumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury.
  • Explore emotional dysregulation, executive function and learning disorders in the context of ADHD.

Agenda

Content and faculty subject to change.

FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2019

7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:45 AM - 8:00 AM

Introduction
Joseph Biederman, MD
Timothy E. Wilens, MD

OVERVIEW OF PEDIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY

8:00 AM - 8:20 AM

Diagnosis & Assessment in Pediatric Psychopharmacology
Joseph Biederman, MD

8:20 AM - 8:40 AM

Implications of Psychiatric Genetics for Psychopharmacology
Stephen V. Faraone, PhD

8:40 AM - 9:10 AM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Timothy E. Wilens, MD
Panelists: Joseph Biederman, MD & Stephen V. Faraone, PhD

ADHD

9:10 AM - 9:30 AM

ADHD Across the Life Cycle
Joseph Biederman, MD

9:30 AM - 9:50 AM

Pharmacologic Treatment of ADHD Across the Life Cycle: Stimulants
Joseph Biederman, MD

9:50 AM - 10:05 AM

Coffee Break

10:05 AM - 10:25 AM

Pharmacologic Treatment of ADHD Across the Life Cycle: Non-Stimulants
Timothy E. Wilens, MD

10:25 AM - 10:55 AM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Stephen V. Faraone, PhD
Panelists: Joseph Biederman, MD & Timothy E. Wilens, MD

SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS

10:55 AM - 11:15 AM

Substance Use Disorders: Part I
Timothy E. Wilens, MD

11:15 AM - 11:35 AM

Substance Use Disorders: Part II
Timothy E. Wilens, MD

11:35 AM - 12:05 PM

Question & Answer Discussion
Timothy E. Wilens, MD

12:05 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch

MOOD DISORDERS

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Juvenile Depression
David H. Rubin, MD

1:20 PM - 1:40 PM

Juvenile Mania
Janet R. Wozniak, MD

1:40 PM - 1:55 PM

Coffee Break

1:55 PM - 2:15 PM

Differentiating Unipolar vs. Bipolar Mood Disorders in the Young
Janet R. Wozniak, MD

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Timothy E. Wilens, MD
Panelists: Janet R. Wozniak, MD & David H. Rubin, MD

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Ask the Experts
Moderator: David H. Rubin, MD
Joseph Biederman, MD, Timothy E. Wilens, MD, Janet R. Wozniak, MD

3:45 PM

Adjourn

SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 2019

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

OCD, TOURETTE'S AND ASD

8:00 AM - 8:20 AM

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS

8:20 AM - 8:40 AM

Tourette's Disorder & Tics
Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS

8:40 AM - 9:00 AM

Are Autistic Traits Clinically Meaningful?
Joseph Biederman, MD

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Joseph Biederman, MD
Panelists: Kyle A. Williams, MD, PhD & Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Coffee Break

SCHIZOPHRENIA, PANDAS AND PEDIATRIC MANIA

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM

Schizophrenia
Janet R. Wozniak, MD

10:20 AM - 10:40 AM

PANDAS
Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM

Pharmacological Approaches to Pediatric Mania
Janet R. Wozniak, MD

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Joseph Biederman, MD
Panelists: Janet R. Wozniak & Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS

PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT & INTERVENTION

11:45 AM - 12:05 PM

Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Young Adults: Education & Psychological Testing
Aude Henin, PhD

12:05 AM - 1:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety in Young Children
Aude Henin, PhD

1:20 PM - 1:50 PM

Question & Answer Discussion
Aude Henin, PhD

ANXIETY DISORDERS

1:50 PM - 2:10 PM

Pediatric Anxiety Disorders
Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS

2:10 PM - 2:25 PM

Coffee Break

2:25 PM - 2:45 PM

Neuropsychology
Aude Henin, PhD

2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Joseph Biederman, MD
Panelists: Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS, Aude Henin, PhD

3:25 PM - 4:25 PM

Ask the Experts
Moderator: David H. Rubin, MD
Joseph Biederman, MD, Aude Henin, PhD

4:25 PM

Adjourn

SUNDAY, MARCH 17, 2019

7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:45 AM - 8:00 AM

Introduction
Joseph Biederman, MD, Thomas J. Spencer, MD, Timothy E. Wilens, MD

DIAGNOSIS AND UNDERPINNINGS OF ADHD

8:00 AM - 8:20 AM

Definitions and Overview of ADHD
Joseph Biederman, MD

8:40 AM - 9:00 AM

Genetics of ADHD
Stephen V. Faraone, PhD

9:00 AM - 9:20 AM

Neuroimaging and ADHD
Stephen V. Faraone, PhD

9:20 AM - 9:50 AM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Timothy E. Wilens, MD
Panelists: Stephen V. Faraone, PhD, Joseph Biederman, MD

9:50 AM - 10:05 AM

Coffee Break

TREATMENT OF ADHD

10:05 AM - 10:25 AM

Diagnosis of Adult ADHD
Joseph Biederman, MD

10:25 AM - 10:45 AM

Treatment of ADHD with Stimulants I
Timothy E. Wilens, MD

10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

Treatment of ADHD with Stimulants II
Timothy E. Wilens, MD

11:05 AM - 11:35 AM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Stephen V. Faraone, PhD
Panelists: Joseph Biederman, MD & Timothy E. Wilens, MD

EMOTIONAL DYSREGULATION, EXECUTIVE FUNCTION AND LEARNING DISORDERS

11:35 AM - 11:55 AM

Distinguishing Emotional Dysregulation from Mania
Joseph Biederman, MD

11:55 AM - 12:15 PM

CBT & Psychosocial Treatments in ADHD
Aude Henin, PhD

12:15 AM - 1:15 PM

Lunch (on your own)

1:15 PM - 1:35 PM

ADHD & Education
Aude Henin, PhD

1:35 PM - 1:55 PM

Working and Driving
Joseph Biederman, MD

1:55 PM - 2:25 PM

Question & Answer Panel
Moderator: Timothy E. Wilens, MD
Panelists: Joseph Biederman, MD & Aude Henin, PhD

2:25 PM - 2:40 PM

Coffee Break

ADDRESSING COMORBIDITIES OF ADHD

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM

ADHD, Tics and Tourette's Disorder
Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM

Comorbidity of ADHD with Substance Use Disorders and Associated Risk Management Issues
Timothy E. Wilens, MD

3:20 PM - 3:40 PM

Management of ADHD in the Context of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Joseph Biederman, MD

3:40 PM - 4:00 PM

ADHD, PTSD & TBI
Joseph Biederman, MD

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ask the Experts
Moderator: David H. Rubin, MD
Joseph Biederman, MD, Barbara J. Coffey, MD, MS & Timothy E. Wilens, MD

5:00 PM

Adjourn

Faculty

  • Chief, Clinical and Research Programs in Pediatric Psychopharmacology and Adult ADHD
    Director, Bressler Center for Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    Professor of Psychiatry
    Chief, Tics and Tourettes Clinical and Research Program
    Research Psychiatrist, Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
  • Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry and of Neuroscience & Physiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • Co-Director, Child Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Executive Director, Massachusetts General
    Hospital Psychiatry Academy
    Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Residency Training
    Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Associate Chief of Psychiatry, Clinical and Research Program in Pediatric Psychopharmacology and Adult ADHD, Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Chief, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    Co-Director, Center for Addiction Medicine
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Pediatric Neuropsychiatry and Immunology Program in the OCD and Related Disorders Program
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Chair, Quality and Safety Department of Psychiatry
    Director, Child and Adolescent Outpatient Service
    Director, Pediatric Bipolar Disorder Clinical and Research Program
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Harvard Medical School

Target Audience

This program is intended for:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Primary care and family practice physicians
  • Pediatricians
  • Psychologists
  • Nursing professionals
  • Social workers
  • Residents
  • Other mental health, primary care and pediatric clinicians

Pricing

MDs/Doctoral-Level Professionals
Super Early Bird Registration (on or before November 16, 2018): $645.00
Early Bird Registration (on or before January 11, 2019): $695.00
Regular Registration (after January 11, 2019): $795.00

Other Professionals or Trainees
Super Early Bird Registration (on or before November 16, 2018): $545.00
Early Bird Registration (on or before January 11, 2019): $595.00
Regular Registration (after January 11, 2019): $695.00

***The deeply discounted Super Early Bird Registration rate is NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE and will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Syllabus

On or before March 1, 2019: $29.00
After March 1, 2019: $45.00

The conference syllabus is a printed book with all slide presentations and space to take notes adjacent to each slide.

As an alternative to purchasing a conference syllabus, we provide all attendees with completely free access to all slide presentations in digital PDF format prior to the conference. Free wi-fi is also available throughout the conference. This is an environmentally friendly alternative and helps keep costs lower for all attendees.

We may offer a limited supply of the conference syllabus for purchase on-site, however we cannot guarantee the price or availability. We highly recommend purchasing a syllabus in advance if you want one.

Cancellation Policy

A refund minus a $100.00 administrative fee will be issued for refund requests received by February 15, 2019. No refunds will be issued for refund requests made after February 15, 2019. Payments made may not be applied to future conferences or other educational activities. There are no exceptions to these policies.

***The deeply discounted Super Early Bird Registration rate is NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE and will not be refunded under any circumstances.

Venue

The spirit of Hawai'i and the magic of Disney come to life at Aulani Resort, a one-of-a-kind Disney experience in Ko Olina, Hawai'i. There's so much to experience, everyone will have an unforgettable story to tell.

For Families - From the beautiful Waikolohe Valley pools and Rainbow Reef_the only private snorkeling lagoon on O'ahu_to KA WA'A, A Lū'au and fireside storytelling, Aulani Resort provides countless discoveries and endless Disney magic.

For Adults - Aulani Resort offers Laniwai Spa, an oasis within an oasis where over 100 relaxing therapies await. Tempt your taste buds at the signature oceanside restaurant, 'AMA'AMA. Then enjoy live music at two lounges. Or explore O'ahu on a guided excursion.

From the interactive Menehune Adventure Trail to the Keiki Cove splash zone, kids will be anything but bored. And Aunty's Beach House is a kids' club like no other. It's all supervised and it's all complimentary.

Accommodations

A limited number of rooms have been reserved at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, in Ko Olina, Hawai'i starting at $319.00 plus tax per night.

You may book a reservation by calling the Disney Group Reservations Phone Team at (407) 939-4686 and speak with an agent Monday - Friday 8:30am to 6:00pm EST and Saturday and Sunday 8:30am to 5:00pm EST or by using our group's online booking website: https://book.passkey.com/go/G0756535

In addition to credit card information, please be sure to have the following information available when calling:

  • Name of Group: Aulani Massachusetts General Hospital Child Meeting 2019
  • Group Code: G0756535
  • Name of the Resort: Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa

The reservation agent will also ask for your current mailing address and names of all registered guests and ages if 17 and under.

Guests will be required to leave one night room and tax deposit per room requested at the time of booking. The balance will be due at check-in.

Testimonials

Read what past participants say about this conference:

  • Accurate, up-to-date, concise and relevant information effective in clinical practice.
  • Improved my diagnostic skills and treatment approaches to complex patients.
  • Overall, excellent program in terms of clinical and research topics presented, syllabus, and expertise of presenters.
  • I am a primary care pediatrician and I have no doubt that the knowledge and wisdom shared with me at these meetings have directly helped my patients.
  • I really did appreciate that the speakers focused on making the information relevant to practice and not just academic.
  • I think the conference overall was of the highest caliber and I learned a great deal.
  • As always, I found the program extremely informative and critical to ensuring I can deliver the evidenced-based, competent and compassionate care which my families deserve and I strive to provide.
  • I found many take home points that will help improve my care of patients.
  • The program was informative and well done.
  • Very worth my time and money. Thank you.
  • Program was excellent and I will recommend others in our group to take this course in the future.
  • Overall, this was an excellent conference with great information on current research and treatment options. The majority of the presenters were excellent and very informative.
  • This was an exceptional conference and I would recommend it to other providers as well as attend in the future.
  • Excellent program, best child and adolescent psychopharm conference in the country, by far. Thank you.
  • Great program. Really helped increase my confidence in assessing, treating, and monitoring children and adolescents.
  • Excellent program, very well run overall.
  • I have attended this conference in the past and always find it extremely informative and thought provoking.
  • Excellent course.

Additional Live Conferences

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CMEInformation

Live Event Date: March 15, 2019 - March 17, 2019

CREDIT

TYPE

ACCREDITATION
STATEMENT

DESIGNATION STATEMENT

20.75

AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

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 McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. McLean Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

McLean Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

20.75

Psychologists CE Credit

The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This offering meets the criteria for 20.75 Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists.

This offering meeting the criteria for 20.75 Continuing Education (CE) credits per presentation for psychologists.

20.75

Nursing Contact Hours

Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 13, sections 13, 14, 14A, 15 and 15D and Chapter 112, sections 74 through 81C authorize the Board of Registration in Nursing to regulate nursing practice and education.

This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 20.75 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit. Advance practice nurses, please note: Educational activities which meet the requirements of the ACCME (such as this activity) count towards 50% of the nursing requirement for ANCC accreditation.

Social Workers

The Collaborative of NASW, Boston College, and Simmons College Schools of Social Work authorizes social work continuing education credits for courses, workshops, and educational programs that meet the criteria outlined in 258 CMR of the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers

Application for social work continuing education credits has been submitted. Please contact us at 866-644-7792 or mghcme@mgh.harvard.edu for the status of social work CE accreditation.

20.75

self-claim

Other Professions

This course allows other providers to claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course.

Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number of AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in which AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM may or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.


Planners

Joseph Biederman, MD
Thomas J. Spencer, MD
Timothy E. Wilens, MD
Jane Pimental, MPH
David H. Rubin, MD, reviewer
Susan E. Sprich, PhD psychologist reviwer

Policy on Faculty and Provider Disclosure

It is the policy of McLean Hospital that faculty and providers disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity. McLean Hospital has established policies in place that identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity.

Resolution of Conflict of Interest (COI)

McLean Hospital has implemented a process to resolve COI for each CME activity. In order to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance and ensure that the content is aligned with the interest of the public, McLean Hospital has resolved the conflict by External Content Review.


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Location

Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, Ko Olina, Hawai'i, United States