Timothy Wilens, MD
Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; (Co) Director, Center for Addiction Medicine, MGH Trustees Endowed Chair in Addiction Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital; Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School,
Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Medical School
Harvard Medical School
ADHD continues to be the most prominent neurobehavioral disorder presenting for treatment in childhood, with an increase in the presentation for treatment of adults with ADHD. A large influx of new stimulant preparations has confused practitioners as to the similarities, differences, and best-served patient populations for the various preparations. This session will provide timely empirically based and clinically relevant updates on the use of new medications (and combinations) in the treatment of ADHD across the lifespan.