CONTACT: ANGELA TRACHTA
8900Z John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Free public seminar addresses attention deficit disorder and hyperactivity
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- A free public seminar on attention deficit disorder
and hyperactivity in athletes will be at 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 22 at the
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
The educational seminar is being presented by the UI Behavioral Health
services in association with the organization Children and Adults with
Attention Deficit Disorders. It will be held in the Clasen Board Room,
located on the first floor of the UIHC Colloton Pavilion. Visitors can
locate the boardroom by asking at the UIHC main reception desk or the Pappajohn
Pavilion reception desk.
Gary Gaffney, M.D., UI associate professor of psychiatry, will provide
information on the management of ADD/ADHD in young people who are involved
People with disabilities are welcome at the UIHC. If special accommodations
are needed to participate in this program, contact the child psychiatry
outpatient clinic at (319) 356-1188.