Department of Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Bay Area Lecturer Series Presentation:
Compared to Whom? Assessment of Social Communication for Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Somer Bishop, PhD
Associate Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


Learning objectives:

  • Understand relevance of social-communication ability to diagnosis of neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Understand current issues in measurement of social-communication behaviors, including effects of developmental variables
  • Understand methodological strategies for accounting for confounding effects of developmental variables on measurement of social-communication


Remote live streaming locations:

  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General: Building 5, Room 7M30
  • San Francisco VA Medical Center: Building 8, Room 320B
  • Clearlake VA Clinic
  • Eureka VA Clinic
  • San Bruno VA Clinic
  • San Francisco VA Downtown Clinic
  • Santa Rosa VA Clinic
  • Ukiah VA Clinic

Live streaming is also available at


Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience only.

To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 8:00am to 9:30am

HSW-301 Auditorium
513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143