Psychiatry Grand Rounds: "Bringing Families and Providers Together to Improve Pediatric ADHD Chronic Care"
Dr. Nerissa San Luis Bauer is an associate professor of pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine. She received her MD at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. She completed pediatric residency training at University of California, San Diego and pursued an additional clinical year focusing on developmental-behavioral pediatrics. She completed a Masters in Public Health at the University of Washington while starting a foster care clinic at Harborview Medical Center and conducting research examining childhood bullying.
In 2006, Dr. Bauer joined the faculty at Indiana University. From 2006 through 2011, she served as the director for the developmental-behavioral pediatrics rotation. She adapted an evidence-based parenting program to teach residents basic child behavior management strategies that can be used in primary care practice. She is conducting several research studies aimed at improving the identification and management of postpartum depression, parenting issues, and ADHD in pediatric primary care.