41st Annual Arthur B. Richter Conference in Child Psychiatry

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Date & Location
Friday, March 9, 2018 7:30 AM - 5:15 PM   Ritz Charles Banquet Facility, Indianapolis, Carmel, IN

Target Audience
Family Practice, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry

Overview

Autism Spectrum Disorder: Update on Diagnosis and Treatment

The IU School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry is pleased to welcome Catherine Lord, Ph.D. as the guest speaker for the 41st Annual Arthur B. Richter Conference in Child Psychiatry. Dr. Lord is Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry and founding Director of the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain (CADB), at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in collaboration with New York Collaborates for Autism.



Objectives

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

  1. Recall and apply new diagnostic criteria for autistic spectrum disorders;
  2. Discuss and use screening and diagnostic measures for ASD;
  3. Identify evidence-based psychosocial treatments for ASD;
  4. Recognize and apply evidence-based medications for targeted symptoms in children with ASD; and
  5. Utilize resources in the community for children with ASD and their families.

Registration
Interns, residents, and post-docs may qualify for a discounted registration rate. Please contact Linda Dye, ldye@iu.edu, for more information.

Accreditation

The Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Psychology CE

The Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Section of Psychology, is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Section of Psychology, maintains responsibility for this program and its content. 6.5 Category 1 CE credits can be earned at this continuing education activity. Full attendance at this program is required to receive credit, per APA policy. Please note this CE credit is for psychologists only. 



For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact the CME office at 317-274-0104 or cme@iu.edu. One week advance notice will allow us to provide seamless access. Please ensure to specify the accommodations you need in order to participate.