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Saturday, September 16 • 10:30am - 11:45am
Has Asperger's Disorder Died?

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Many people have been diagnosed with Asperger’s disorder, and the world has been comfortable with this term. Despite the removal of Asperger’s disorder from the DSM-5 and inclusion now as autism spectrum disorder, is the term Asperger’s syndrome gone? There is considerable difficulty for patients and families to accept the new category and the loss of a distinct personality type. This session will provide some thought provoking points of view about why it may live on, despite the DSM-5.

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Doris Greenberg, MD

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician; Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Mercer University School of Medicine, Savannah, GeorgiaDoris M. Greenberg, MD is a Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician in Savannah, Georgia.  Dr. Greenberg is an Associate Clinical Professor... Read More →

Saturday September 16, 2017 10:30am - 11:45am CDT
Room 245 The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Boulevard New Orleans, LA 70130