Event InfoCategory Date and Time
- Wednesday, October 20, 2021
- 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
- Psychosocial Influences on Child Asthma Risk and Treatment Outcomes: A Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Trial for Pediatric Asthma
Sally Weinstein PhD
- Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Licensed Clinical Psychologist
- Associate Director, University of Illinois Center on Depression and Resilience (UICDR)
- Institute for Juvenile Research, Department of Psychiatry
- University of Illinois at Chicago
- Online - via Zoom
Sally Weinstein, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry and Associate Director of the University of Illinois Center on Depression and Resilience (UICDR). Dr. Weinstein is engaged in programs of research investigating the psychosocial treatment of children with bipolar disorder, the assessment and treatment of suicidality within pediatric bipolar disorder, and the influences of parent and child mood disorders on pediatric asthma control. In addition, Dr. Weinstein provides clinical evaluations and treatment for children and adolescents with mood disorders; facilitates the RAINBOW group therapy program for children with bipolar spectrum disorders and the Teen Girls Depression Group; and is the Director of Psychosocial Training in the Pediatric Mood Disorders Clinic.
Psychiatrists, Neurologists, and other affiliated professionals interested in mental health
To provide current information on research, treatment, and policy issues relating to psychiatry and its adjunct fields
- Describe relevant information on psychosocial influences on pediatric asthma risk and outcomes.
- Summarize the findings examining psychosocial factors influencing child asthma risk and response to two community asthma interventions for urban minority youth.
- Describe the benefits of interventions utilizing community health workers (CHW) for pediatric asthma in the context of parent psychosocial strain.
The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1credit AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Education Units (1) will be available for Social Workers and affiliated reciprocal agencies. Illinois Board License number 159-000112.
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Illinois at Chicago maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This event is 1 credit hour continuing education.
No member of the planning committee for this activity have reported a relevant relationship with a commercial interest. There is no conflict of interest and nothing to disclose.
Dr. Sally Weinstein has disclosed receiving book royalties from Oxford University Press.