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Friday, July 29 • 1:45pm - 3:45pm
Research Updates in Pediatric OCD

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This talk provides research updates on pediatric OCD research by an expert panel of researchers, with time for audience questions/discussion. Dr. Lebowitz will present data on the influence of maternal hormonal levels in shaping parent reports of OCD symptoms. Dr. Stewart will present data on distress tolerance among parents of OCD-affected youth and an intervention to influence it. Dr. McGuire will present data on fear extinction in childhood OCD and discuss treatment implications. Dr. Lewin will present treatment outcome data from his IOCDF-funded stepped-care CBT trial. Dr. Storch will present treatment outcome data on his clinical trial that investigates using D-cycloserine in conjunction with CBT.

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Evelyn Stewart, MD

Professor and Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist, Fraser Academy, BC Children's Hospital and UBC
Dr. S. Evelyn Stewart is a child, adolescent and adult psychiatrist and a clinical and neuroscience researcher. She is a Professor of Psychiatry in the faculty of medicine at the University of British Columbia and is founding director of the BC Children’s Hospital Provincial OCD... Read More →
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Adam Lewin, PhD

Associate Professor & OCD Program Director, University of South Florida
Adam B. Lewin, Ph.D., ABPP is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics & Psychiatry and is the Director of the OCD, Anxiety and Related Disorders Program at the University of South Florida. He is board certified in child and adolescent psychology and directs USF's postdoctoral... Read More →
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Eric Storch, PhD

All Children's Hospital Guild Endowed Chair, Professor, and Clinical Director, University of South Florida and Rogers Behavioral Health - Tampa
Dr. Eric Storch is Professor and All Children's Hospital Guild Endowed Chair in the Departments of Pediatrics, Health Policy & Management, Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, and Psychology at the University of South Florida. He serves as the Director of Research for... Read More →

Eli Lebowitz, PhD

Eli R. Lebowitz, PhD is currently assistant professor of psychology and psychiatry at the Yale School of Medicine Child Study Center, where he is part of the Program for Anxiety Disorders. His research focuses on the development, neurobiology, and treatment of anxiety, OCD... Read More →
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Joseph McGuire, PhD

University of California Los Angeles
Joseph McGuire, Ph.D. is a Clinical Instructor and T32 Postdoctoral Scholar at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at the University of California Los Angeles. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed journal articles related to the assessment and treatment... Read More →

Friday July 29, 2016 1:45pm - 3:45pm CDT
Avenue Ballroom, 4th Floor