Douglas B. Hansen, MD, 39th Annual Review Course in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Louis J. Kraus, MD, and Joan L. Luby, MD, Co-Chairs
March 22-24, 2014
Westin Chicago River North, Chicago, IL

AACAP’s Douglas B. Hansen, MD, 39th Annual Review Course emphasizes the most recent material relevant to the general practice of child and adolescent psychiatry and serves as both an up-to-date review of child and adolescent psychiatry as well as addresses important clinical research. The course is designed to update practitioners on state-of-the-art standards of diagnosis and treatment.
We’ve recruited expert speakers to keep you up to date on the latest in the field. 

Institute Goals and Overview:
AACAP’s Douglas B. Hansen, MD, 39th Annual Review Course emphasizes the most recent material relevant to the general practice of child and adolescent psychiatry and serves as both an up-to-date review of child and adolescent psychiatry as well as addresses important clinical research. The course is designed to update practitioners on state-of-the-art standards of diagnosis and treatment.
At the conclusion of this continuing medical education activity, the participant should be able to:
  1. Identify the clinical picture, differential diagnosis using DSM-5, and updated information on course and risk factors associated with the main child psychiatric disorders..
  2. Provide descriptions of selected treatment options for psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents.
  3. Discuss relevant imaging and genetic findings and their impact on specific disorders.
  4. Discuss issues related to pediatric consultation, neuropsychiatry, developmental disorders, forensic child psychiatry, and emergency child/adolescent psychiatry.