Child and Adolescent Recertification Course

Course Director

Scott Shaffer, MD  



  Sunday, January 15, 2017
 7:30am Registration & Breakfast
 8:00 Introduction
Scott Shaffer, MD
 8:15  –  9:45 Development
Adriana Rego, MD
 9:45 –  11:30 Neurodevelopmental Disorders
11:45 – 1:00pm Coffee Break
 11:45  –  1:00pm Anxiety Disorders, Trauma and stress related disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
Shreya Nagula, MD
1:00 – 2:00 Lunch Break On Own
2:00 – 3:30 Eating Disorders, Sleep-wake Disorders, Substance Related and Addictive Disorders, Somatic Symptom Disorders, and Mental Disorders Due to Medical Conditions
Scott Shaffer, MD
3:30 – 4:30 Psychotic Disorders and Mood Disorders
Scott Shaffer, MD
4:30 – 4:45 Coffee Break
4:45 – 6:00  Forensics
Douglas Saphier MD
 6:00  END OF DAY
  • Above times are approximate. Please arrive on time after each break to help keep conference on schedule and to not disrupt colleagues. Hold additional questions for break times
  • Turn of all cell phone ringers and please – no texting; no recordings (audio, digital, photo, or video) permitted.
  • The lecture material, syllabus, book, and videos are protected by copyright
  • Unauthorized reproductions are prohibited
  • Sign out and return keypads each day
  • A set of bathrooms are located in front of the auditorium and in the back of lobby area. Look for signage
  • Please hand in your evaluations on Saturday afternoon to receive your CME certificate along with answer sheet.
“I am actually excited to study for my boards now”
“Dr. Kaufman is an excellent neurologist and speaker. He cleared the chaos in my brain!”
“I would recommend this course to everyone.”
“High Yield – Two thumbs up”
“Dr. Sparr was excellent- took an intimidating subject and made it understandable.”
“ I passed part I with flying colors. It was no surprise that I did so well on the Neurology (90%). I think everyone should take Dr. Kaufman’s course.”
“Top Flight – Great Instructors”
“Dr. Weiss is a great speaker and teacher. She is enthusiastic and clearly puts a lot into her presentations”
“I am more thoughtful and more strategic in my patient assessments.”