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East Morgan County Hospital expert discusses ADHD

 

BRUSH, Colo. (July 11, 2013) – East Morgan County Hospital invites the community to learn more about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder – ADHD – at an upcoming seminar Thursday, July 18.

There is no cost to attend the presentation and luncheon, which is scheduled for noon to 1 p.m. in the main conference room at EMCH. To register, please call (800) 230-CARE (2273).

Lana McCauley-Soylu, MD, an assistant professor of pediatrics at University of South Florida in Tampa, is the guest presenter.

Dr. Soylu is a 1990 graduate of Brush High School and a 2000 graduate of the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of South Florida in 2003.

Dr. Soylu will discuss guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics for diagnosis and treatment of ADHD, the various types of screening methods available for diagnosing ADHD and the various classes of ADHD medications and their side effects. In addition, she will cover the importance of goal setting and behavior modifications as well as accommodations for students who are diagnosed with ADHD.

About East Morgan County Hospital
East Morgan County Hospital is operated by Banner Health, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit healthcare systems with 24 hospitals in seven states. East Morgan opened in 1967 and offers inpatient and outpatient diagnostic services, cancer care, Emergency care, intensive care with iCare technology, medical imaging and the state-of-the-art Alonzo Petteys Rehabilitation Center. For more information, visit www.BannerHealth.com/Brush.

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