Dr. Robert King of Yale University to deliver Tourette grand round April 11 at Monmouth Medical Center

LONG BRANCH – The New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders (NJCTS) will host “Tourette Syndrome,” a grand rounds presentation featuring Dr. Robert King of the Yale University Tourette Syndrome & OCD Clinic, from 8 to 9 a.m. Thursday, April 11, at Monmouth Medical Center’s Borden Auditorium.

The presentation is for all internal medicine physicians, including doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, family practice residents, medical students and other health-care providers. Dr. King, the medical director at the Yale clinic and the Yale University Child Study Team, will discuss the signs and symptoms of TS and associated disorders such as OCD, ADHD, anxiety and depression. He also will identify the latest treatment methods, including medication and how to properly implement them using appropriate treatment plans.

A limited number of seats are available for this event, so registration is required by clicking here. Additionally, Monmouth Medical Center is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Monmouth Medical Center designates this grand round for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the grand round.

Dr. King also collaborates with NJCTS on behalf of the Genetics Sharing Program at Rutgers University’s Cell and DNA Repository. For more information on that program, please visit www.rucdr.org or click here. For more information on NJCTS or this grand round, please visit www.njcts.org or call 908-575-3750.