From the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
December 10, 2013
SpeakersJarrett Barnhill, MD, DFAPA, FAACAP
Dr. Barnhill specializes in the diagnosis and pharmacological treatment of autism and other developmental disabilities, and other neuropsychiatric disorders such as Tourette’s syndrome and other movement disorders as well as psychiatric problems in patients with epilepsy. He is Director of the UNC Developmental Neuropharmacology Clinic and a consultant in neuropsychiatry at Dorothea Dix Hospital, the Murdoch Center in Butner, NC, the Caswell Center in Kinston, NC, and Residential Services, Inc. in Chapel Hill, NC, as well as for Autism services.Marc Tassé, PhD
Dr. Tassé is the Director of the Ohio State University (OSU) Nisonger Center, a University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD). He is also a Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at OSU. Dr. Tassé’s experience includes 20 years of experience in conducting research and providing clinical services in the field of intellectual disability (formerly known as mental retardation) and related developmental disabilities. Dr. Tassé has conducted over 100 trainings, workshops, and presentations related to intellectual disability. His publication record includes more than 70 articles in peer-reviewed journals, chapters, and books in the area of intellectual and developmental disabilities.