Webinars

Developmental Delay: “Diagnostic Do’s and Don’ts”

Date: Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Author: Kosofsky, Barry, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics and Chief, Division of Pediatric Neurology
New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
Director, Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Neuroscience
New York, New York  
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Category: CE Credit, Webinar

Description: Dr. Kosofsky discusses the topic of developmental delay, acceptable variations of child development, how it is assessed clinically, how to recognize the importance of distinguishing developmental regression from developmental delay and the implications for diagnostics.
Program Objectives:
At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
• Identify normal patterns and acceptable variations of child development, how they are assessed clinically, and the main reasons for which patients are brought to clinical attention
• Understand clinical approaches towards identifying global vs. domain-specific (e.g., motor or social) developmental delay, and the implications for diagnostics
• Recognize the importance of distinguishing developmental regression from developmental delay and the implications for diagnostics
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® credits available to laboratory professionals through November 14, 2014.