Narcolepsy in Children and Adolescents

A presentation by Robert Kowatch, MD, PhD, part of the Child Mind Institute Visiting Professor Lecture Series

Past Event

Friday, May 18, 2018

9:00 am EST

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Child Mind Institute

445 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10022


Event Description

Dr. Robert Kowatch is professor of psychiatry at The Ohio State University and Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He completed an internship in internal medicine at The Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, a residency in general psychiatry at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Hahnemann University. In 2006 he completed a doctoral degree in cognition and neuroscience at the University of Texas at Dallas. Dr. Kowatch has authored or co-authored more than 100 articles, 14 book chapters and two books. He has published in the areas of the diagnosis and treatment of children and adolescents with bipolar disorder, sleep disorders and depression. His articles have been published in the Journal of American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Neuropsychopharmacology, Archives of General Psychiatry and Journal of Child Neurology, among others. His clinical and research interest is in pediatric sleep disorders.

The Child Mind Institute Visiting Professor Lecture Series:
In this series, we invite leaders in the field of child and adolescent mental health and learning disorders to talk about the latest research and treatment protocols. These experts share their findings and expertise on a broad range of topics from anxiety and depression to temper outbursts and the effectiveness of parent-based treatment. Lectures are also available via live webinar online. We offer continuing medical education credits for medical professionals. For more events like this please go to our Visiting Professor Lecture Series page.

Planner and Speaker’s Disclosures: 
Harold Koplewicz, MD, Ron Steingard, MD, and John Q. Young, MD, have nothing to disclose. Robert Kowatch, MD, PhD, has nothing to disclose.

Recognition of Program Support: 
An announcement of program support will be made to all attendees at the beginning of each Regularly Scheduled Session.