On-Demand - Diagnosing Tourette Syndrome and Initial Considerations
Program Release: June 3, 2020
Expiration Date: June 3, 2022
Estimated time to complete: 60 Minutes
There are no prerequisites for participation
John Walkup, MD
Department Head, The Pritzker Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
Margaret C. Osterman Board Designated Professorship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Physicians and Physician Specialists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Psychologists, Social Workers, Medical Students, Residents, Fellows and other allied healthcare professionals engaged in the care of patients with Tourette syndrome.
After participating in this enduring activity, participants should be better able to:
- Recognize and diagnose Tourette Syndrome (TS)
- Assess the impact of TS on daily life
- Build the optimal care-team for TS patients
- Outline evidence-based guidelines on the treatment and management of TS
METHOD OF PARTICIPATION AND HOW TO RECEIVE CME CREDIT
There are no fees for participating in and receiving credit for this activity.
- Review the activity objectives, faculty information, and CME information prior to participating in the activity.
- View the CME presentations
- Complete the CME activity evaluation at the conclusion of the activity, select desired credit type and then gain immediate access to your certificate.
In accordance with the disclosure policy of the Brown University CME Office as well as standards set forth by the Accreditation Council on Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), speakers have been asked to disclose any relevant financial relationship with the manufacturers of any commercial products and/or provider of commercial services discussed in any educational presentation and with any commercial supporters or exhibitors of this activity.
The intent of this policy is not to prevent a speaker with a potential conflict of interest from making a presentation but to identified openly so that the listener may form his/her own opinion. Any potential conflicts of interest have been resolved prior to this presentation.
This activity may include discussion of off-label or investigative drugs uses. Speakers are aware that it is their responsibility to disclose to the audience this information. Individual Faculty Disclosure information may be found in the conference handouts.
The speaker has the following financial relationships to disclose:
John T. Walkup, MD: Receives royalties from Oxford Press, Guilford Press and Wolters Kluver.
The following planning committee members have disclosed that they have no relevant financial relationships:
Jennifer Maloney, Diana Shineman, PhD, Angela Sullivan, MPH, Maria Sullivan and Chelsea Tollner, MPH
Disclaimer: This educational program is designed to present scientific information and opinion to Health professionals, to stimulate thought, and further investigation.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Tourette Association of America. The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners: Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for 1.0 hours AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 1.00 AttendanceParticipants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.