2018 Sessions

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2018 Plenary Sessions

Environmental and Genetic Influences on ADHD

Chair Jeffrey Newcorn, M.D.
Mount Sinai Medical Center
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Gene Environment Interactions in Early Development Anita Thapar, FRC.Psych, F.Med.Sci.
Cardiff University
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Rumanian Adoption Sample Including New Imaging Data Edmund Sonuga-Barke, M.Sc., Ph.D., F.Med.Sci.
King’s College London

ADHD and Cognition

Chair Phil Asherson, Ph.D.
King’s College London
So We Find Cognitive Deficits in ADHD: Big Deal? Where Does This Lead Us? Trevor Robbins, C.B.E., FRS, Ph.D.
University of Cambridge
Biography
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Tonic-Phasic Dopamine Regulation of Limbic System Integration in the Pathophysiology and Treatment of ADHD Anthony Grace, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh
Biography
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New Data on Treatment of ADHD and Impairments in Adulthood

Chair Francis Levin, M.D.
Columbia University Medical Center
Biography
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ADHD Treatment and Risk for Substance Abuse Disorders Tim Wilens, M.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital
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Health Related Outcomes of ADHD: Implications for Life Expectancy Russell Barkley, Ph.D.
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
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The Risks and Benefits of ADHD Medication: A Pharmacoepidemiologic Perspective Brian D’Onofrio, Ph.D.
Indiana University
Biography
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ADHD as a Brain Disorder: Why Is This so Difficult to Establish

Chair and Presenter Stephen Faraone, Ph.D.
SUNY Upstate Medical University
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Barbara Franke, Prof. Dr.
Radboud Universiteit
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John Gabrieli, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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 Jay Giedd, M.D.
University of California San Diego

2018 APSARD Lifetime Achievement Award Plenary

Joseph Sergeant, Ph.D.
Vrije Universiteit
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2018 Symposia and Workshop Sessions

New Perspectives on ADHD and Mood Dysregulation

Chair Andrew Nierenberg, M.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital
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Review of the Term, Its History, Supporting Data, and Issues to be Resolved Anthony Rostain, M.D., M.A.
University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine
Biography
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Joseph Biederman, M.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Biography
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Understanding the Neural Circuitry Underlying Mood Dysregulation in ADHD- Overlapping or Distinct Constructs? Jonathan Posner, M.D.
Columbia University
Irritability and Mood Dysregulation in ADHD- Overlapping or Distinct Constructs? Argyris Stringaris, M.D., Ph.D., MRCPsych
National Institute of Mental Health

 ADHD and Technology: The Opportunities and Perils

 Chair
Technology, Big Data, and Predicting Behavioral Health Measures Brenda Curtis, Ph.D., MSPH
Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
Biography
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 Technology and Cognitive Training Using the Akili Data Scott Kollins, Ph.D.
Duke University
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Analysis Using Big Data on Adherence Joseph Biederman, M.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Biography
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Emerging Evidence for the Effectiveness of ADHD Coaching

Jodi Sleeper-Triplett, B.A., MCC, BCC
JST Coaching & Training
Biography
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Elizabeth Ahmann, Sc.D., RN, PCC
Maryland University of Integrative Health
Biography
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Lisa Joy Tuttle, M.A., BCC, CSS
University of Pennsylvania
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