Presented by Donna B. Pincus, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Boston University, Director, Child and Adolescent Fear and Anxiety Treatment Program at the Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders

Panic disorder is a highly impairing problem that can cause significant distress and interference to youth and families.


Samuele Cortese, MD, PhD, Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Southampton, UK, Consultant in child and adolescent psychiatry, Solent NHS (National Health System), UK

Integrating individual patient data from RCT and from large-scale observational studies has the potential to move the field from a trial-and-error process towards a precision psychiatry approach.


Parenting Challenges

Virtual Spring Luncheon: The Scaffold Effect

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

11:45 am EST

Virtual event

Please join the Child Mind Institute for the Virtual Spring Luncheon: The Scaffold Effect on May 19, 2021 at 12:00pm EDT to hear how can parents encourage their kids to cope with tough emotions, grow from their mistakes and seek out new challenges.


John S. Markowitz, PharmD, University of Florida College of Pharmacy

Methylphenidate is the most commonly prescribed psychostimulant for ADHD in the world. Although it has been in continuous clinical use since the 1950s, there remains some unpredictability in patient response and optimal dosing strategies. Factors contributing to these uncertainties will be discussed in the lecture.