Martin T. Hoffman MD

Martin T. Hoffman

Martin T. Hoffman
MD

Clinical Associate Professor and Interim Division Chief, Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation

Department of Pediatrics

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation; General Pediatrics; Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine; Pediatrics

Contact Information
UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 323-6410
Fax: (716) 323-6677
mhoffma@buffalo.edu



Education and Training:

  • Chief Resident, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1976)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1975)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1973)
  • MD, Medicine, University at Buffalo (1972)
  • BA, Psychology, Brandeis University, cum laude (1968)

Employment:

  • Interim Medical Director, Robert Warner Rehabilitation Center, Oishei Children‘s Outpatient Center (2010-present)
  • Interim Division Chief, Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation, UBMD Pediatrics (2010-present)
  • Attending Physician, Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation, UBMD Pediatrics, Oishei Children's Hospital (1997-present)
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1991-present)
  • Consulting Physician, Bertrand Chaffee Hospital (1997–2013)
  • Medical Director, Center for Children and Families, University at Buffalo (1998–2010)
  • Director, Pediatric Center for Learning and Success, University at Buffalo (1996–2010)
  • Co-Medical Director, Parents and Children Together (PACT) Program, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2002–2008)
  • Adjunct Faculty, Physician Assistant Program, D‘Youville College (1994–1997)
  • Courtesy Staff, Newborn Care, Mercy Hospital (1976–1997)
  • Consulting Staff, Tri County Hospital (1976–1997)
  • Attending Physician, Bertrand Chaffee Hospital (1976–1997)
  • Pediatrician, Health Care Plan/Springville Pediatric Office (formerly Springville Pediatric Associates) (1976–1997)
  • Chief of Pediatrics, Bertrand Chaffee Hospital (1985–1993)
  • Associate Attending Physician, General Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1976–1992)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1979–1991)
  • Clinical Instructor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1975–1979)
  • Clinical Assistant Instructor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1972–1975)
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Awards and Honors:

  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Frederick B. Wilkes Teaching Award (1996)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Robert Berkson Memorial Award (1995)
  • Health Care Plan: Lifetime of Learning Award (1993)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: John Paroski Award (Outstanding Educator of the Year) (1989)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Outstanding Educator of the Year (1st recipient of annual award) (1985)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Residency Fellowship (1975)
  • Best Doctors in America (2006-2010)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Recipient of CATCH (Community Access to Child Health)

Research Expertise:

  • ADHD
  • Autism

Grants and Sponsored Research:

  • January 2006–January 2010
    Adaptive Treatments for Children with ADHD
    Institute of Education Sciences
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $1,702,828
  • January 2005–January 2010
    Behavior Modification and Young ADHD Children
    National Institute of Mental Health
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $2,434,031

Journal Articles:

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Books and Book Chapters:

  • Zametkin AJ, Johnston C, Lerner M, Hoffman MT, Prince JB. Advancing ADHD Management and Treatment (review of presentations of the PAS/SPR/APA/AAP Joint Meeting). 2000.

Abstracts:

  • Hoffman MT, Faraone SV for the Concerta Study Group. Predicting drug holiday use in children with ADHD. Pediatr Res. 2001; 55(4).

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Fellow (FAAP) (1977–present)
  • Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics: Fellow
  • Buffalo Pediatric Society
  • Academic Pediatric Association

Presentations:

  • "History of UB‘s Department of Pediatrics" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2017)
  • "Pediatrics Developmentally: A History of the University at Buffalo Department of Pediatrics" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2017)
  • "If You've Seen One Patient with Autism...Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders" Annual Conference, Western New York Nurse Practitioners Association (2017)
  • "If You’ve Seen One Kid with Autism…Difficulties in Diagnosis and Treatment of Children with Autism" Western New York Chapter Meeting, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (2016)
  • "DSM5 vs. DSM4: What‘s the Difference?" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2015)
  • "New Issues" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2014)
  • "ADHD and Autism Update" Developmental Education Center, Heritage Centers (2013)
  • "Easy (?) as 1,2,3: Issues in Developmental Follow-Up of NICU Grads" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2011)
  • "Robert Warner Center: We‘re Not Just Rehab Any More!" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2011)
  • "The Doctor‘s Dilemma: Neurodevelopment Variation vs. Disorder and Workshop" Annual Conference, ADHD and Autism Associates of Central New York (2010)
  • "Attention and Learning" Annual Conference, University at Buffalo School of Dentistry (2009)
  • "ADHD and Learning Disabilities" Nurse Practitioner Program, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2008)
  • "ADHD" Seminar, Lorman Education (2008)
  • "ADHD: What‘s New?" Pediatric Dentistry Annual Conference, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2008)
  • "ADHD: What‘s New?" Grand Rounds, Sisters of Charity Hospital (2008)
  • "Attention and Learning: Pediatric Perspectives" Newman Club, University at Buffalo (2008)
  • "Behavioral Case" Pediatric Resident Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2008)
  • "All Along the Spectrum: An Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders" Community Collaborative, Orleans Niagara BOCES (2007)
  • "Alphabet Soup and Numbers: Helping Your Patient with Learning Problems" Pediatric Resident Lecture, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2007)
  • "Treatment of ADHD" Pediatric Resident Lecture, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2006)
  • "ADHD: What‘s New?" Western New York Chapter Meeting, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (2006)
  • "ADHD: What‘s New?" Monroe County Chapter Meeting, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (2006)
  • "Alphabet Soup: Classification and Understanding of Learning Disability Process" Pediatric Resident Lecture, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2006)
  • "ADHD, the Long and the Short of It" Family Medicine Resident Lecture, University at Buffalo (2006)
  • "Diagnosis and Evaluation for ADHD" Pediatric Resident Lecture, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2005)
  • "Behavioral and Pharmacological Treatment for Children with ADHD" Annual Convention, American Psychological Association (2005)
  • "ADHD 2005: What‘s New, the Long and the Short of It" Resident Conference, Good Samaritan Hospital (2005)
  • "ADHD: What‘s Old and What‘s New?" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo (2005)
  • "Developmental Surveillance and Screening" Resident Teaching Conference, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2005)
  • "Diagnosis of ADHD" Resident Teaching Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2004)
  • "ADHD Medication: Yes or No?" Invited Presentation, Attention Deficit Disorder Resource, Education, Support Services (ADDRESS) (2004)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Attention and Learning" Invited Presentation, Baker Victory Services (2004)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Learning and ADHD" School of Nursing, University at Buffalo (2004)
  • "Managing Behavior and Managing Medication in Kids with ADHD: Dose Effects and Individual Variation" Region III Annual Meeting, Ambulatory Pediatric Association (2004)
  • "The Daily Report Card and Individual Medication Assessment for Kids with ADHD: A ‘How to‘ Workshop" Region III Annual Meeting, Ambulatory Pediatric Association (2004)
  • "The Single and Combined Effects of Three Intensities of Behavior Modification and Four Intensities of Medication in a Summer Treatment Program Classroom" Annual Meeting, Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics (2004)
  • "Treatment of ADHD" Resident Teaching Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2004)
  • "Becoming Better Teachers" Incoming Residents Week, University at Buffalo (2004)
  • "ADHD Diagnosis" Resident Teaching Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2004)
  • "Learning Disability and Special Education Law" Resident Teaching Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2004)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Attention and Learning" Parent Conference, Baker Victory Services (2004)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Attention and Learning" Invited Presentation, Century Airport Pediatrics (2003)
  • "A Dose Ranging Study of Behavioral and Pharmacological Treatment for Children with ADHD" 37th Annual Convention, Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy (2003)
  • "An Investigation of School-Year Follow-Up Procedures Following a Summer Treatment Program for Children with ADHD" 37th Annual Convention, Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy (2003)
  • "Behavioral and Pharmacological Treatment for Children with ADHD in the Home Setting" 37th Annual Convention, Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy (2003)
  • "Effects of Continued Parent Interventions Following a Summer Treatment Program for Children with ADHD" 37th Annual Convention, Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy (2003)
  • "Impact of Child, Family, and Treatment Experience Factors on Treatment Preference/Acceptability Among Parents of Children with ADHD Attending a Summer Treatment Program" 37th Annual Convention, Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy (2003)
  • "Neurodevelopment and ADHD" Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Students, University at Buffalo School of Nursing (2003)
  • "Parenting Practices and Childhood Disruptive Behavior in the Summer Treatment Program" 37th Annual Convention, Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy (2003)
  • "The Impact of Treatment on Deviancy Training in Children with ADHD" 37th Annual Convention, Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy (2003)
  • "The Single and Combined Effects of Three Intensities of Behavior Modification and Four Intensities of Medication in a Summer Treatment Program Classroom" 37th Annual Convention, Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy (2003)
  • "ADHD Medication: Yes or No?" Invited Presentation, Attention Deficit Disorder Resource, Education, Support Services (ADDRESS) (2003)
  • "Efficacy Along with Time Course and Behavioral Modifications of Transdermal Methylphenidate in a Summer Treatment Program" Annual Meeting, Ambulatory Pediatric Association (2003)
  • "Seize the Day, New Approaches to ADHD Treatment" National Conference and Exhibition, American Academy of Pediatrics, Satellite Symposium (2003)
  • "What‘s New in ADHD" Grand Rounds, Bertrand Chaffee Hospital (2003)
  • "Neurodevelopment and ADHD" Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Students, University at Buffalo School of Nursing (2002)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Attention and Learning" Invited Presentation, Century Airport Pediatrics (2002)
  • "Adverse Events with Once-Daily Transdermal Methylphenidate in Children with ADHD" Annual Meeting, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2002)
  • "DSM IV Criteria for the Diagnosis of ADHD" National Conference and Exhibition, American Academy of Pediatrics, Satellite Symposium (2002)
  • "Efficacy in Combination with Behavioral Modifcation, Evening Parent Ratings, and Time-Course of Once-Daily Methylphenidate in Children with ADHD" Annual Meeting, American Academy of Pediatrics (2002)
  • "Efficacy of Once-Daily Transdermal Methylphenidate in Children with ADHD" Annual Conference, Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (2002)
  • "More Than Just Teenage Troubles: Issues and Management of ADHD" National Conference and Exhibition, American Academy of Pediatrics, Key Issues in Adolescent ADHD - Satellite Symposium (2002)
  • "Neurodevelopment and Attention" Occupational Therapy Students, D‘Youville College (2002)
  • "Once-Daily Transdermal Methylphenidate Improves Teacher, Parent and CGI Ratings" Annual Meeting, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2002)
  • "Practical Approaches to Treatment of ADHD, an Interactive Presentation" National Conference and Exhibition, American Academy of Pediatrics, Satellite Symposium (2002)
  • "Dose Ranging Studies Demonstrating the Efficacy of Once-Daily Transdermal Methylphenidate, TIme Course of Action and Effect in Combination with Behavioral Modification in Pediatrics Patients with ADHD" Annual Meeting, Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics (2002)
  • "Efficacy of Once-Daily Transdermal Methylphenidate in Children with ADHD" Annual Meeting, American Psychiatric Association (2002)
  • "Improved Nightly Parent Ratings with Once-Daily Transdermal Methylphenidate" Annual Meeting, American Psychiatric Association (2002)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Attention and Learning" Invited Presentation, Century Airport Pediatrics (2002)
  • "Onset and Offset Time-Course of a Methylphenidate Transdermal System" Annual Meeting, American Psychiatric Association (2002)
  • "ADHD" School Clinics, Kaleida Health (2002)
  • "Attention and Neurodevelopment" Invited Presentation, Baker Victory Services (2002)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Attention and Learning" Staff Training, Heritage Educational Center (2002)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Attention and Learning" Invited Presentation, Drake Elementary School (2002)
  • "ADHD" Resident Teaching Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2002)
  • "School and Learning Problems" Resident Teaching Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2002)
  • "Medications for ADHD" Invited Presentation, Attention Deficit Disorder Resource, Education, Support Services (ADDRESS) (2002)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Attention and Learning" Invited Presentation, Niagara County Mental Health Association (2001)
  • "Medical Problems with Behavioral Consequences" Union Meeting, New York State United Teachers (2001)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Learning and Behavior" Annual Conference, Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center (2001)
  • "Dyslexia and More: Comprehensive Evaluations are Necessary" Administrators Meeting, Western New York Educational Resource Council (2001)
  • "Medications for ADHD: What‘s Old and What‘s New" Conference on ADHD, Summit Educational Resources (2001)
  • "Diagnosis and Assessment of ADHD" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Sisters of Charity Hospital (2001)
  • "Learning, Behavior and Attention" In-Service Presentation, East Aurora Teachers (2001)
  • "New Treatments for ADHD" All Kinds of Minds Clinician Conference (2001)
  • "Update on ADHD" Western New York Chapter Meeting, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (2001)
  • "ADHD and Learning Disorders" Invited Presentation, LaSalle High School (2001)
  • "Alphabet Soup: Making Sense of Special Education Rules" Pediatric Resident Conference, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2001)
  • "Working with Doctors/Working with Medications" Invited Presentation, Summit Educational Resources (2001)
  • "ADHD" Pediatric Resident Conference, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2001)
  • "Pediatric Perspectives on Learning Disorders" The Learning Disabled Child, Medical and Educational Approaches and Treatment Conference, NYS Ophthalmological Society (2001)
  • "ADHD: Diagnosis and Treatment" Pediatric Update for the Primary Care Practitioner, Charles Cole Memorial Hospital (2000)
  • "Attention, Learning and Behavior" Invited Presentation, Century Airport Pediatrics (2000)
  • "Dyslexia and More: Comprehensive Evaluations are Necessary" Buffalo Branch Meeting, International Dyslexia Association (2000)
  • "A Long Acting Formulation of Methylphenidate: Biobehavioral Studies" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (2000)
  • "Attention and Learning Problems" Invited Presentation, Niagara Falls Alternative High School (2000)
  • "Evaluation of Once-a-Day OROS Methylphenidate HCI (MPH) Extended-Release Tablets versus MPH tid in Children with ADHD in a Laboratory Setting" Combined Meeting, Ambulatory Pediatric Association/Society for Pediatric Research/American Academy of Pediatrics (2000)
  • "Evaluation of Once-a-Day OROS Methylphenidate HCI (MPH) Extended-Release Tablets versus MPH tid in Children with ADHD in Natural School Settings" Combined Meeting, Ambulatory Pediatric Association/Society for Pediatric Research/American Academy of Pediatrics (2000)
  • "Development, Attention and Learning" Invited Presentation, Century Airport Pediatrics (1999)
  • "Development, Attention and Learning" Read and Seed Program, Towne Garden Plaza (1999)
  • "Learning Development and Behavior" Early Intervention Program, Chautauqua County (1999)
  • "ADHD Diagnosis and Pitfalls" Pediatric Resident Conference, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1999)
  • "ADHD Treatment" Pediatric Resident Conference, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1999)
  • "Learning Development and Behavior" Early Intervention Program, Chautauqua County (1999)
  • "Alphabet Soup: Making Sense of Special Education Rules" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo (1999)
  • "The Pre-School Child" Chapter 1 Annual Meeting, American Academy of Pediatrics (1999)
  • "Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder" Pediatric Resident Conference, Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1998)
  • "Psychopharmacology for the Pediatrician" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo (1998)
  • "Attention, Learning and Behavior" Invited Presentation, Century Airport Pediatrics (1998)
  • "Attention, Learning and Behavior" In-Service Presentation, Tuscarora Reservation Health Center/Tuscarora School (1998)
  • "Evaluating Children with Learning Problems: Relevant Laws and Regulations" Pediatric Resident Conference, Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1998)
  • "Behavior and Attention in Pre-School Children" Southtowns Head Start, Community Action Organization of Erie County (1998)
  • "Learning, Behavior and Attention" In-Service Presentation, East Aurora Public Schools (1998)
  • "Psychopharmacology for the Primary Care Physician" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (1997)
  • "Behavior and Attention in Pre-School Children" Early Intervention Program, Chautauqua County (1997)
  • "Behavior and Attention in Pre-School Children" Early Intervention Program, Chautauqua County (1997)
  • "Dealing with Dental Chair Daredevils: Learning, Attention and Behavior" Pediatric Dentistry Annual Conference, Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1997)
  • "ADHD" Staff Presentation, Cradle Beach Camp (1997)
  • "Evaluating Children with School and Learning Problems" Pediatric Conference, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo (1997)
  • "Neurodevelopment and Learning - Interdisciplinary Evaluation and Strategies" Invited Presentation, Cattaraugus County Mental Health Association (1997)
  • "The One Minute Preceptor: Microskills in Clinical Education" Master Clinical Teacher Program, University at Buffalo Primary Care Resource Center (1997)
  • "Diagnosis and Management of ADHD and School Problems in Primary Care" Department of Pediatrics, Sisters of Charity Hospital (1997)
  • "ADHD" Invited Presentation, Century Airport Pediatrics (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc. and Remembering, etc." Regional Conference, Association for Comprehensive Education (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc. Part 1" Invited Presentation, Geneva B. Scruggs Health Center (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc. Part 2" Invited Presentation, Geneva B. Scruggs Health Center (1996)
  • "The One Minute Preceptor" Master Clinical Teacher Program, University at Buffalo Primary Care Resource Center (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Physician Assistant Program, D'Youville College (1996)
  • "Issues in Newborn Care" Physician Assistant Program, D‘Youville College (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Annual Meeting, NYS School Nurses Association (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc. Part 1" Pediatric Resident Conference, Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc. Part 2" Pediatric Resident Conference, Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Learning and Attention" Invited Presentation, Lakeshore Central School (1996)
  • "Remembering to Remember, Remembering to Forget" Invited Presentation, Clinton Street School (1996)
  • "The One Minute Preceptor" Department of Medicine, Sisters of Charity Hospital (1996)
  • "Celebrating Non-Violence" Invited Presentation, Holland Central School (1996)
  • "Common Infectious Diseases" In-Service Presentation, Colden Elementary School (1996)
  • "The One Minute Preceptor" Invited Presentation, Health Care Plan (1996)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Annual Conference, NYS Association for Comprehensive Education (1995)
  • "Celebrating Non-Violence" Invited Presentation, Arcade Elementary School (1995)
  • "Celebrating Non-Violence" Media Interview, WSPQ, Call-In Radio Show (1995)
  • "Developmental Readiness for Secondary School" In-Service Presentation, Fredonia Middle and High Schools (1995)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Invited Presentation, Clinton Street School (1995)
  • "Controversies in the Diagnosis and Management of ADHD" Department of Pediatrics, Sisters of Charity Hospital (1995)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Summer Teacher Program, Fredonia Central School (1995)
  • "Becoming Better Teachers" Incoming Residents Week, University at Buffalo (1995)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Fredonia Chapter, Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) (1995)
  • "The One Minute Preceptor" Department of Emergency Medicine, University at Buffalo (1995)
  • "The Role of Family in Medical Practice" Primary Care Residency Program, University at Buffalo (1995)
  • "Controversies in the Diagnosis and Management of ADHD" Department of Pediatrics, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo (1995)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Teacher Center, Pioneer Central School (1995)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Learning and Attention" In-Service Presentation, Allendale Elementary School (1995)
  • "The One Minute Preceptor: Microskills in Clinical Education" Family Practice Residency Program, Deaconess Hospital (1995)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Physician Assistant Program, D‘Youville College (1994)
  • "The One Minute Preceptor" University at Buffalo Medicine B Program Grand Rounds, Millard Fillmore Hospital (1994)
  • "Controversies in the Diagnosis and Management of ADHD" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (1994)
  • "Issues in Newborn Care" Physician Assistant Program, D'Youville College (1994)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Staff Development Conference, West Seneca Central Schools (1994)
  • "Neurodevelopment, etc." Staff Development Conference, Lake Shore Central School (1994)
  • "The Learning Environment" CAP Conference, University at Buffalo (1994)
  • "Your Child with Developmental Problems - What Professionals Can Do to Help" Invited Presentation, Cattaraugus Mental Health Association (1994)
  • "Becoming Better Teachers" Incoming Residents Week, University at Buffalo (1994)
  • "Moving into Managed Care" Conference, SUNY Office of Rural Health (1994)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Learning and Attention" Invited Presentation, Boards of Cooperative Educational Services (1994)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Learning and Attention" Invited Presentation, Cattaraugus County Social Services (1994)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Learning and Attention" Invited Presentation, The Gow School (1994)
  • "Neurodevelopment, Learning and Attention" Invited Presentation, WNY School Social Workers (1994)
  • "ADHD: Diagnosis and Treatment Perspectives" Invited Presentation, Orchard Park Central Schools (1994)
  • "School Problems: The Generalist Pediatrician‘s Perspective" Pediatric Grand Rounds, University at Buffalo (1994)
  • "Treatment of ADHD" Invited Presentation, Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) (1994)
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Service Activities:

  • Variety Club of Buffalo: Variety Kids Telethon; Chairman (2018)
  • Academic Pediatrics; Reviewer (2010–present)
  • Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics: Education Committee Program for Annual Meeting; Reviewer (2008–present)
  • Western New York Early Childhood Connections (ECC): Steering Committee; Committee Member (2008–present)
  • Academic Pediatric Association: Annual Meeting Abstracts; Reviewer (2007–present)
  • Friends of Tifft Nature Preserve; Member (2006–present)
  • Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics; Reviewer (2005–present)
  • Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting: Platform Session on ADHD; Moderator (2004)
  • University at Buffalo School of Nursing: Child Health Advisory Committee; Committee Member (2002–2009)
  • Ambulatory Pediatric Association: Educational Guidelines Revision Project; Grant award by Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation; Reviewer (2002–2004)
  • Niagara International Conference on Childhood Behavioral Disorders: Workshop on Clinician-Investigator Collaboration; with Pelham WE; Coordinator (1999)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Resident Recruitment Committee; Committee Member (1999–present)
  • International Dyslexia Association: Western New York Branch; Board Member (1998–2004)
  • University at Buffalo Department of Family Medicine: Annual Faculty Conference; Small Group Discussion Leader (1997)
  • University at Buffalo: ADHD Conference; Panel Member (1997)
  • University at Buffalo Center for Learning and School Success: Continuity Clinic for Residents and Medical Students; Teacher (1996–present)
  • Western New York School Nurses Association: Open Forum; Participant (1995)
  • Physicians Celebrating Non-Violence; Committee Member (1995–1997)
  • Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD); Advisory Board (1993–1998)
  • Health Care Plan/Springville Pediatrics: Community Academic Practice Site; Director (1993–1996)
  • Robert Wood Johnson Primary Care Grant: Enhancing Primary Care Practice Committee; Co-Chair (1993–1996)
  • Robert Wood Johnson Primary Care Grant: Steering Committee; Committee Member (1993–1996)
  • University at Buffalo: Teaching Effectiveness Program Committee; Committee Member (1993–1996)
  • Bertrand Chaffee Hospital: Medical Staff; Vice President (1993)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Incoming Residents Week - 'Becoming Better Teachers'; Group Leader (1993–present)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Chapter 1 School Health Committee; Chair (1992–1996)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Medical Staff Executive Committee; Committee Member (1991–1993)
  • Temple Beth Shalom: Executive Committee; Committee Member (1986–1992)
  • Bertrand Chaffee Hospital: Medical Staff Executive Committee; Committee Member (1985–1996)
  • Bertrand Chaffee Hospital: Quality Assurance/Risk Management Committee; Committee Member (1985–1996)
  • Temple Beth Shalom; President (1984–1986)
  • Explorer Post 452 (East Aurora, NY); Committee Member (1982–1988)
  • Bertrand Chaffee Hospital: Pediatric and Perinatal Committees; Committee Member (1976–1997)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Community Outreach Partnerships Centers Program; Member (1976–1997)
  • Bertrand Chaffee Hospital: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee; Committee Member (1976–1992)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Chapter 1 School Health Committee - Section on Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics; Committee Member
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Chapter 1 School Health Committee - Section on School Health; Committee Member
  • Bertrand Chaffee Hospital: Benefit Art Auction; Co-Chair
  • Bertrand Chaffee Hospital: Medical Staff (1979-1981, 1994); President
  • International Dyslexia Society: Buffalo Branch (1999-2003, 2004-2008); Board Member

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UBMD Pediatrics
Division of Developmental Pediatrics and Rehabilitation
1001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 323-6410
Fax: (716) 323-6677
mhoffma@buffalo.edu