Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Rebecca K. Lehman, MD
Dr. Lehman completed a residency in Child Neurology followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Movement Disorders at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY. She joined the faculty at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in 2010 and has since established an active Pediatric Movement Disorders program, including a weekly Tourette Syndrome Clinic. She is involved in Tourette Syndrome research (“Fronto-striatal Connectivity in Tourette Syndrome Patients: The Relationship Between Aberrant Structure and Function,” PI: Colleen Hanlon, PhD) and is an active member of the Tourette Syndrome Association’s Medical Advisory Board. She is also Director of the MUSC Child Neurology Residency Program and Faculty Advisor to the Student Interest Group in Neurology.
|At the completion of this session, the participant will be able to:|
1. Cite the criteria used to diagnose Tourette Syndrome.
2. Describe conditions co-occurring with Tourette Syndrome.
3. State theories about etiology.
4. Describe the range of management strategies.