Acknowledgements

We would like to present our highest gratitude and acknowledgment to the Psychiatry Department, Paediatrics Department, Research Chair for Evidence-Based Health Care and Knowledge Translation, and the CPG Unit, and Quality Management Department at King Saud University Medical City and College of Medicine for clinical content, technical and methodological support and contributions. We acknowledge the Saudi Health Council for collaboration during the dissemination and implementation planning for the ADHD CPG Project.

Working Groups

The Saudi ADHD Society would like to acknowledge the efforts of the many experts who participated in the development of this CPG.

CPG Adaptation Committee

Dr Turki H. Albatti
Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Child Psychiatry Unit , Psychiatry Department
King Saud University Medical City
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Yasser S. Amer
CPG Methodologist, CPG Unit, Quality Management Department
Pediatrician, Pediatrics Department, King Khalid University Hospital
Coordinator, CPG Steering Committee
King Saud University Medical City
Research Chair for Evidence-Based Health Care & Knowledge Translation
King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Haya F. Al-Joudi, Psy.D.
Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist
Department of Neurosciences
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Hadeel Daghash
Consultant Clinical Pharmacist
Ada’a Program, Assistant Deputyship for Hospital Services
Assistant Professor
Ministry of Health
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Fahad A. Bashiri
Associate Professor, Pediatrics Department
College of Medicine, King Saud University
Consultant Pediatric Neurologist and Epileptologist
Head, Pediatric Neurology Unit, King Khalid University Hospital, King Saud University Medical City
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Muddathir H. Hamad
Consultant, Pediatric Neurology
Pediatric Neurology Unit, King Khalid University Hospital
King Saud University Medical City
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Saleh M. Al-Salehi
Consultant Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician
Child Development Center, King Abdullah University Hospital
Princess Noura bint Abdulrahman University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Mr Jeremy Varnham
Director, Project Management Office
Saudi ADHD Society
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

External Reviewers

Clinical Content

Dr Mohammad Ghaziuddin
Professor of Psychiatry
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, USA

Dr Omar Almodayfer
Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
King Abdulaziz Medical City
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Abdulkareem Alhossein
Associate Professor, Special Education
King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Hesham Aldhalaan
Consultant and Head of Pediatric Neurology Section
Department of Neurosciences
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Waleed Altwaijri
Consultant Pediatric Neurologist
King Abdulaziz Medical City
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Maysaa Buraik, Psy.D.
Consultant Clinical Psychologist
Johns Hopkins Aramco Hospital
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Dr Michael J. Nester
Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist
Child & Adolescent Services
USA

Dr Fatimah Alhaider
Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Yasser A. Ad-Dab’bagh
Executive Director, Research Center, King Khalid Medical City
Consultant, Psychoanalyst and Pediatric Neuropsychiatrist
Department of Mental Health, Neuroscience Center
King Fahad Specialist Hospital – Dammam
Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Dr Nouf Al Backer
Consultant Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrician
Head of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics Unit
Pediatrics Department, King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Khalid Alburikan
Consultant Clinical Pharmacist
Chairman, Saudi Pharmaceutical Society
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Amr A. Jamal
Chairman of Family & Community Medicine Department
Supervisor of Evidence-Based Health Care & Knowledge Translation Research Chair
Associate Professor and Consultant, Family Physician & Clinical Informatician,
College of Medicine and University Medical City, King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Methodology

Dr Hayfaa Abdelmageed Wahabi
Associate Professor, Evidence-Based Health Care & Knowledge Translation
Research Chair for Evidence-Based Health Care and Knowledge Translation
Acting Head, CPG Steering Committee
King Saud University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Dr Samia Alhabib
Consultant Family Physician
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz University Hospital
Director, National Center for Evidence Based Health Practice
Saudi Health Council
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia