About the Event
Join us for the next installment of Psychiatry Grand Rounds, featuring Kimberly Carpenter, Ph.D., on heterogeneity in autism. Carpenter is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development.
By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the differential impact that co-occurring psychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders has on young children with autism;
- Identify ways in which heterogeneity in autism may impact diagnosis and treatment of young children with the disorder.
- Primary: Psychiatrists, social workers, psychologists, nurses and other mental health professionals
- Secondary: Other health care professionals
This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:
- ACGME: Patient care; medical knowledge; practice-based learning and improvement; interpersonal and communication skills; professionalism; systems-based practice.
- IOM: Provide patient-centered care; work in interdisciplinary teams; employ evidenced-based practice; apply quality improvement; utilize informatics.
- IECC: Values/ethics for interprofessional practice.
Carpenter has no relevant financial relationships to disclose relating to the educational content of this series.
The Dell Medical School Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds planning committee members are Robert E. Feinstein, M.D.; Beth Lippard, Ph.D.; Cathy Stacy, Ph.D.; Kimberly Kjome, M.D.; Sussann Kotara, M.D.; Jane Ripperger-Suhler, M.D.; Lowell McRoberts, M.D.; Kristin Escamilla, M.D.; Joseph Kugler, M.D.; Garrett Key, M.D.; and Renee Collins. They report no relevant financial relationships to disclose relating to the educational content of this series.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.