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Dangerous People or Dangerous Weapon! How Good Are We in Predicting Violence?

September 12, 2018


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Dangerous People or Dangerous Weapon! How Good Are We in Predicting Violence?

Presented by: Ahmed Elmaadawi, MD BMG Behavioral Health

Learning Objectives:

• To understand the relationship between violence and mental illness

• To discuss different tools to assess and predict violence in various settings.

• To review and understand adolescent violence and school shootings.


Ahmed Elmaadawi, MDDr. Elmaadawi received his medical degree from Mansoura University’s School of Medicine. He completed his general psychiatry residency at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky, and completed his child and adolescent psychiatry training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Early in his career, Dr. Elmaadawi was interested in neuroscience research, and he was involved in studies with transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) at the Mayo Clinic for depression and mood disorders.

Dr. Elmaadawi is board-certified in child and adolescent psychiatry and has received several awards and recognitions. He is also a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Research Committee.

Dr. Elmaadawi brings to Beacon Health System a new era of modern psychiatry, including genetic testing and interventional psychiatry such as TMS, electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and Ketamine infusion therapy. He is committed to uphold standards of excellence in patient care and to lead cutting-edge research in the field of clinical psychiatry. He has published articles on depression, bipolar disorder and ADHD.

Accreditation Statement: The Beacon Health System is accredited by the Indiana State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: Beacon Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure: Physician(s) and all planners associated with this activity do not have any potential conflict of interest.

Disclosure Statement: As a sponsor accredited by the Indiana State Medical Association, Memorial Hospital of South Bend must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all sponsored educational programs. All faculty participating in these programs must complete a disclosure statement indicating any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of the continuing education program. This pertains to relationships with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, or other corporations whose products or services are related to the subject matter of the presentation topic.

Commercial Support: No commercial support was used in the planning or implementation of this CME activity.

Questions may be directed to Linda Magnuson at 574.647.7381 or lmagnuson@beaconhealthsystem.org


September 12, 2018
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Linda Magnuson