UCSF CME:  18th Annual Developmental Disabilities -
An Update for Health Professionals

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Introduction | Program | Restaurant Guide | Combined Syllabus



7:15 am Registration and Continental Breakfast

7:50 Welcome and Course Overview
Lucy S. Crain, MD, MPH, FAAP
Geraldine Collins-Bride, MS, ANP, FAAN

8:00 Indirect Effects of War and Developmental Disabilities / / SLIDES
Paul H. Wise, MD, MPH

8:45 Immigration, Trauma, and Children & Youth with Disabilities / / SLIDES
Fernando S. Mendoza, MD, MPH

9:30 Q & A

9:40 Coffee Break and Exhibits

10:00 Starting with Special Education / / SLIDES
Jean C. Robertson

10:40 Moving Towards Positive Interactions with Law Enforcement / / SLIDES
William Scott

11:20 Q & A

11:30 Lessons Learned from the CART Services Mobile Consult Team / / SLIDES
Geraldine Collins-Bride, MS, ANP, FAAN
Clarissa Kripke, MD, FAAFP
Eva C. Ihle, MD, PhD
Zoe Collins, PsyD
Patricia Mejia
Jo Cummins

12:15 pm Lunch (Included in your registration)

1:15 Update on California's Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Systems and Services / / SLIDES
LeeAnn Christian, PhD, BCBA-D & Lauren Libero, PhD

1:45 Advances in Vision Screening / / SLIDES
Maanasa Indaram, MD

2:15 The Evaluation and Diagnosis of Intellectual Disability: What You Need to Know / / SLIDES
Cynthia Curry, MD

3:00 Q & A

3:15 Coffee Break and Exhibits

3:30 Pediatric Effects of Parental Substance Use / / SLIDES
Diana Coffa, MD

4:00 Pharmacotherapy for Anxiety- and Stress-Related Behavior Dysregulation in Neurodevelopmental Disorders / / SLIDES
Eva C. Ihle, MD, PhD

4:45 Q & A


5:00 Pomeroy Recreation & Rehabilitation Center: 67 Years of Service to the Community / / SLIDES
David Dubinsky, CEO

5:30-6:30 pm Networking Reception



7:15 am Continental Breakfast

7:50 Welcome and Daily Overview
Lucy S. Crain, MD, MPH, FAAP
Geraldine Collins-Bride, MS, ANP, FAAN

8:00 Charlie's Clinic - Holistic and Specialized Care for Children with Down Syndrome / / SLIDES
Noemi Alice Spinazzi, MD, FAAP

8:30 Skin Problems and Down Syndrome / / SLIDES
Noemi Alice Spinazzi, MD, FAAP

9:00 Dermatologic Issues and Developmental Disabilities / / SLIDES
Renee Howard, MD

9:30 Q & A

9:45 Coffee Break and Exhibits

10:00 Disordered Sleep in Children and Adults with DD: Diagnosis and Treatment Modalities / / SLIDES
Rafael Pelayo, MD

10:45 Autism: Working with Sensory-Movement Differences / / SLIDES
Clarissa Kripke, MD, FAAFP

11:30 Q & A

11:45 Lunch (On your own)

1:15 pm Seize the Day! Atypical Seizure Disorders and DD / / SLIDES
Joseph Sullivan, MD

1:45 Autism Research Update: Implications for Practice / / SLIDES
Robin L. Hansen, MD

2:15 Understanding Microcephaly: A 2019 Guide for Clinicians / / SLIDES
Cynthia Curry, MD

2:45 Q & A

3:00 Coffee Break and Exhibits

3:15 Advances in Targeted Treatments in Fragile X Syndrome and Autism / / SLIDES
Randi J. Hagerman, MD

4:00 WHAT’S NEXT? A Dialogue and Q&A with
Afternoon Speakers

4:30 pm Course Adjourns


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