A family physician specializing exclusively in the diagnosis and treatment of children and adults with attention disorders, Oren W. Mason, MD, is an assistant professor at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. He speaks internationally to professional and lay audiences about ADHD and is the author of the patient guidebook, Reaching for a New Potential: A Life Guide for Adults With ADD From a Fellow Traveler. Dr. Mason and his wife, who is also a family physician, are the parents of sons with ADHD, born in 1992 and 1995. In 2001, the Masons expanded their family to include ﬁve teenagers orphaned by the civil war in Sudan. They maintain a personal interest in the education and medical care of the poor in developing nations.