Topic: Primary Care-Based Prevention of Adolescent Mental Disorders and Pathway Study

Benjamin W. Van Voorhees, MD, MPH
Endowed Professor in Pediatrics and Head, Department of Pediatrics Professor of Medicine, Physician-in-Chief, Children’s Hospital University of Illinois, Department of Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Children's Hospital,  University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System

Tracy R. G. Gladstone, Ph.D.
Associate Director & Senior Research Scientist, Wellesley Centers for Women, Director, The Robert S. and Grace W. Stone Primary Prevention Initiatives

Moderator: Don Martinez, MMS, PA-C, APC Professional Development Program Manager – Advocate Medical Group; Physician Assistant-Pediatrics, Olympia Fields; Co-Chair, APC Advisory Council

Activity Director: 
Diana Bottari, DO - MEDtalks Activity Director; Medical Director, Controlled Substance Monitoring Team, Advocate Aurora Health; Lead Physician, Opioid Mitigation Strategies, Advocate Aurora Health; Integrative Pain Provider, Advocate Medical Group Spine Care Center

Objectives: Upon completion of the activity the learner should be able to:

  • Recommend common approaches to prevent mental disorders in adolescents
  • Incorporate the screening tools for depressive disorder risk in the adolescent population
  • Develop goals from the Pathway study and how you may participate
  • Discuss the future direction in preventive mental health in primary care

Target Audience: Primary Care, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine physicians, APNs and all other interested professionals

Financial Disclosures: The planner/moderator and speakers have indicated that there are no relevant financial relationships with any ineligible companies to disclose..

Accreditation Statement: Advocate Aurora Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: Advocate Aurora Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Session date: 
06/23/2022 - 7:00am to 8:00am CDT
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance Credit

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