The Time Burden for Pediatricians Caring for Adolescents with Behavioral Issues

There are extended time requirements to care for adolescents patients compared with a younger patient cohort and an understanding of the extended time needs to be shared with pediatric training programs developing workforce plans. The following poster presentation was presented at the Society for Adolescent Medicine and Health Annual Meeting in February, 2014 discussing this issue. Leading this study were Edward M. Gotlieb, MD, FSAHM, George A. Cotsonis, MA, Melissa Magill, MD, Jaquelin Gotlieb, MD, Sally Marcus, MD, Kathryn Patterson, MD, Phillip Spandorfer, MD, Michael Tim, MD, Laura Yedvobnick, PA and Barbara Douglas.

Kids Health First Pediatric Alliance; Emory University

Approved by the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Institutional Review Board

KHF Time Burden Poster

SAHM Journal February 2014 – Abstract for Child Behavior Study