Research Seminar: Outcome of Childhood ADHD over a 33 year Span & How Does DSM-5 Change the Pediatric Landscape


Montreal Children's Hospital - K Wing St. Catherine Pavilion, Conference Room (K-117), 4018, rue Ste-Catherine West, Westmount, QC, H3Z 1P2, CA

The Child Psychiatry Research Committee is sponsoring a Child Psychiatry Research Seminar. This seminar is open to all staff and students. The seminar will be informal and encourage active audience participation and discussion.

“Outcome of Childhood ADHD over a 33 year Span & How Does DSM-5 Change the Pediatric Landscape?”

Presenter: Rachel G. Klein, Ph.D
  Member of the Scientific   Research Council;
  Fascitelli Family Professor   of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry;
  Director, Institute for   Anxiety and Mood Disorders,
  NYU Child Study Center, NYU   School of Medicine


Objectives: After taking part in the program, participants will be able to:
Appreciate the impairment associated with childhood ADHD. Know the literature that informs on the course of the disorder.
Learn the specific aspects of dysfunction that occur in adulthood among individuals diagnosed with ADHD in childhood.
Identify some of the long-term effects of early exposure to stimulant treatment.

DSM-V Recognize the changes made in the classification of childhood psychiatric disorders.
Learn the rationale for the changes. Understand the clinical implications of the diagnostic changes.

For more information, please contact Jennifer Simoneau at (514) 412-4400 local 22176. / jennifer.simoneau [at] ()

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Contact Information

Jennifer Simoneau
The Child Psychiatry Research Committee, McGill University
jennifer.simoneau [at]
Office Phone: 
(514) 412-4400 local 22176