Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder | CHOP Research Institute

Attention-deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Published on
Jul 22, 2022
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The purpose of this study is to understand how motor function- the way we move our faces and bodies- impacts social communication.

Fostering the careers of the next generation of scientists who seek to discover causes and potential treatments for the class of disorders known as neurodevelopmental disabilities.

The Center for Applied Genomics (CAG) develops new and better ways to diagnose and treat children with genetic disorders, including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, asthm

Dr. Hom has interests in multiple areas of child and adolescent psychiatry such as anxiety, mood, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and autism.

Dr. Proctor is a clinical child psychologist specializing in the evaluation and treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), disruptive behavior disorders, and anxiety disorders.

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Dr. Shults works to develop statistical methods for longitudinal data that include semi-parametric approaches to account for subject/cluster level associations and maximum likelihood-based approaches for simulation and analysis of discrete longitudinal outcomes that may have overdispersion.

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The Partnering to Achieve School Success (PASS) Study strives to increase access to services and improve the school success and overall well-being of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder.

Published on
Sep 25, 2020
In the News this week features concussion diagnosis in athletes, racial genetic differences in ADHD, COVID-19 projections, and more.

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