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Adult ADHD: What Every Clinician Should Know


This activity is jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Medical Education.

Are you attending the APA this year?  If so, join fellow clinicians for this FREE CME dinner symposium, held during the week of the APA in San Francisco, CA.  

This dinner talk will cover the prevalence, differential diagnosis, and evidence based treatments of adult ADHD in patients with comorbid psychiatric illness.  

Target Audience

This activity is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses engaged in the care of patients with Adult ADHD.


Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

• Discuss the unmet needs in Adult ADHD and psychiatric comorbidity
• Individualize treatment choices, giving consideration to efficacy, safety, long-term data, and unique patient characteristics.
• Formulate appropriate treatment regimens considering the emergence of new investigative agents.


Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Medical Education. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Physician Continuing Medical Education

The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Continuing Nursing Education

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 2.0 contact hours. Pharmacotherapy contact hours for Advance Practice Registered Nurses to be determined.


Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.


Americans with Disabilities Act 

Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e., physical, dietary, etc). Please contact GME prior to the live event at [email protected]


Fee Information

There is no fee for this educational activity.

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Shire/Takeda

Program Agenda

7:00 - 7:10 PM: Introductory Remarks
7:10 - 7:40 PM: "Prevalence of Comorbid Adult ADHD in Psychiatric Patients" (Margaret Weiss, MD - Harvard) 
7:40 - 8:10 PM:  "Differential Diagnosis of Adult ADHD in Comorbid Psychiatric Patients" (Greg Mattingly, MD - Washington University) 
8:10 - 8:40 PM:  "Managing Comorbid ADHD in Psychiatric Patients" (Anthony Rostain, MD - University of Pennsylvania) 
8:40 - 9:00 PM:  Q&A

Faculty Members Scheduled to Attend

Greg Mattingly, MD
Associate Clinical Professor, Washington University School of Medicine
Anthony Rostain, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine
Margaret Weiss, MD, PhD
Director of Clinical Research in Child Psychiatry at Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge MA

Location and Date

SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2019
The Merchants Exchange Building
Julia Morgan Ballroom
465 California Street
San Francisco, CA

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