Tardive Dyskinesia: What Are We Missing?

Tardive Dyskinesia: What Are We Missing?

On-Demand Webcast

Les Citrome, MD
New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Joseph McEvoy, MD
Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA

For full faculty bios, please call 609-371-1137.


This activity is intended for psychiatrists, primary care physicians, psychologists, physician assistants, psychiatric nurses, and other healthcare professionals who seek to improve the care of patients with tardive dyskinesia.


After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the diagnosis and prevalence of tardive dyskinesia (TD)
  • Implement evidence based treatments for TD, including innovative treatments



To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must participate in the full activity, complete the 6-question post-test with a score of 70% or better, and complete the evaluation form. Participants who successfully complete the post-test and evaluation form online may immediately print their documentation of credit.

Participants who have successfully completed the live version of this activity are not eligible to receive credit for this enduring material.

Release Date: 12/28/2016
Expiration Date: 12/28/2017
Estimated time to complete: 1.0 hour

For questions regarding this educational activity, please call 609-371-1137.

There is no fee associated with this activity.


  In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) and Global Medical Education. NACCME is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


NACCME designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


This continuing nursing education activity awards 1.0 contact hour.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 1.0 contact hour.


This continuing nursing educational activity awards up to 0.5 pharmacology hours.

APA CE Information

North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NACCME maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Instructional Level: Advanced


The planning committee comprises Les Citrome, MD; Joseph McEvoy, MD; Douglas L. Noordsy, MD; Andrew Penn, RN, MS, NP, CNS, APRN-BC; Prakash Masand, MD; Raquel Gaerlan; Mike Kearney; Meaghan O’Brien; Randy Robbin; and John Savage, NACCME.

Independent Clinical Reviewer: Douglas L. Noordsy, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine; Director of Sports Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California

Nurse Planner: Andrew Penn, RN, MS, NP, CNS, APRN-BC, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Kaiser Permanente, Redwood City, CA; Assistant Clinical Professor, University of California, San Francisco, CA


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The faculty reported the following:

Dr. Citrome: Consultant—Acadia, Alkermes, Allergan, Eli Lilly, Forum, Janssen, Lundbeck, Merck, Neurocrine, Noven, Otsuka, Pfizer, Reviva, Shire, Sunovion, Takeda, Teva, Vanda; Speaker’s Bureau—Acadia, Alkermes, Allergan, Janssen, , Lundbeck, Merck, Otsuka, Pfizer, Shire, Sunovion, Takeda, Teva, Vanda; Stock Ownership—Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly, J & J, Merck, Pfizer
Dr. McEvoy: Consultant—Neurocrine, Teva/Auspex; Research Support—Alkermes, Avanir, Boehringer Ingelheim, Otsuka, Teva/Auspex
Dr. Masand: Consultant—Allergan, Lundbeck, Merck, Otsuka, Pfizer, Sunovion, Takeda Research; Support—Allergan, Merck; Speaker’s Bureau—Allergan, Lundbeck, Merck, Otsuka, Pfizer, Sunovion, Takeda

Mr. Penn and Dr. Noordsy disclosed no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

Ms. Gaerlan, Mr. Kearney, Ms. O’Brien, Mr. Robbin, and Mr. Savage disclosed no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests.

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The educational activity is supported by an educational grant from Neurocrine Continental, Inc, a wholly owned subsidiary of Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc.