2019 Autism Summit

Idaho Autism Summit

November 2, 2019

Improving Mental Health
of Children and Adults with
Autism Spectrum Disorder

Idaho Autism Summit
The Water Center, UI - Boise
322 E Front St. Boise, ID
Legacy Pointe
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM MST
CMEs Available

Additional Contact Information:
Richelle Tierney
Email: richellet@uidaho.edu
Phone: 208 364-4582

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Autism Summit Agenda

Time Topic
8:00 AM Welcome / Housekeeping — Julie Fodor, PhD – CDHD Executive Director
8:10 AM Integral role of Primary Care providers to meet the healthcare needs of patients with ASD
  • Dr. Ted Epperly
8:30 AM Keynote: Integrating Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder Through the Life Cycle – Dr. Robert Hendren
9:30 AM Appropriate Use of Psychiatric Medications in Autism Spectrum Disorder
Expert Panel:
  • Robert Hendren, DO
  • J.T. Leavell, MD
  • Ninon Germain, MD
  • Jeff Hall, PhD
  • Ian Bott, Self-advocate

Moderator: Abhilash Desai, MD

10:15 AM Break
10:30 AM Behavior Management in Autism

Role of Applied Behavior Analysis in the Management of Aggression in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Expert Panel:
  • BCBAs — Audrey Kennedy, Maggie Imlay, and Amanda DeYoung
  • Ian Bott, Self-advocate

Moderator: Julie Fodor, PhD

11:15 AM Technologies and Future Trends in ASD Healthcare
Expert Panel:
  • Innovative Technology to Enhance Research and Practice – Matthew Goodwin, PhD – Northeastern University
  • ECHO: Technology and Clinician Learning Model for Autism Coming to Idaho! – Kristin Sohl, MD, FAAP, ECHO Autism, University of Missouri
  • 'Idaho-born' Telehealth Technologies and More for Families and Professionals – Ron Oberleitner, MBA, CEO Behavior Imaging
12:00 PM Closing
  • Key Take Home Points:
    • Robert Hendren, MD
    • Abhilash Desai, MD
12:30 PM Dismiss

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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Idaho, WWAMI Medical Education Program and the University of Idaho, Center on Disabilities and Human Development. The University of Idaho, WWAMI Education Program is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Idaho, WWAMI Medical Education Program designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.