Managing Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities: An Update for Primary Care

Event postponed

As part of OHSU efforts to fight COVID-19, Managing Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities has been postponed to Fall 2020. Those currently registered will be contacted by email with details about when to expect a refund of their course fees. Registration for this event will reopen when details have been finalized

June 19, 2020

Lane Community College, Eugene Oregon

This one-day conference will focus on children and youth with developmental disabilities.  During the first half of the day, sessions will focus on holistic psychopharmacological management, including the consideration of sleep, neurological and gastroenterological conditions.

The afternoon will be devoted to autism, beginning with differential diagnoses and ending with a panel of health care providers, parents and patients, discussing the transition from pediatric care to adulthood.  Ample time will be given for questions from the audience.

Target audience: Family and pediatric physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other primary care providers.

8:10      Holistic Psychopharmacology for Children and Youth with Developmental Disabilities
9:50      Break
10:10    Pediatric Feeding Disorder:  Tackling Common Feeding Concerns in Primary Care
10:50    GI concerns
11:50    Lunch
12:45    Autism:  Differential Diagnosis and Management I
1:25      Autism:  Differential Diagnosis and Management II
1:50      Sensory Interventions
2:35      Break
2:50      Panel Discussion: Transitioning to Adulthood
4:10      Adjourn


Prior to June 6: $185

On or after June 6: $235

To help meet administrative costs, a $35 service charge will be assessed on refund requests received by April 4; no refunds can be issued after that date. Should conditions warrant, the sponsors reserve the right to cancel this program with a full tuition refund.


Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

American Medical Association

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

OHSU has not reserved a room block at a specific location, but there are a number of hotels near the Center for Meeting and Learning. You can find hotel addresses and information at:


Phone:  (503) 494-8700


If you have a disability and require assistance to participate in the conference, please contact the Division of Continuing Professional Development as soon as possible, but no later than 20 business days prior to the conference.