38th Annual Carrell-Krusen Neuromuscular Symposium (RP1602B)

Dallas, TX US
February 25, 2016 to February 26, 2016

During this two day meeting, attendees participate in lively discussions around interesting and challenging patients. After this symposium the learner will formulate protocols for treatment and management of both common and unusual neuromuscular disorders. The participant will be able to identify characteristic findings on muscle biopsies and electrophysiologic studies, and describe recent advances in research on neuromuscular disorders.

Target Audience

This program is specifically designed for Primary Care providers, Neurologists, NPs, PAs, and RNs that desire to gain advanced knowledge in diagnosis and management of patients with neuromuscular disease. 

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to link the educational objectives to Core Competencies (Medical Knowledge) and:

  • Improve clinical updates in diagnosis and practice management in unusual neuromuscular cases.
  • Describe recent advances in basic and clinical research on neuromuscular disorders.
  • Identify characteristic findings on muscle biopsies and EDX studies on neuromuscular disorders.
  • Implement treatment based neuromuscular histopathology.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 13.00 AMA
  • 13.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/25/2016 - 12:00am CST
Event ends: 
02/26/2016 - 12:00am CST
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
2222 Welborn St
T. Boone Pickens Training and Conference Center
Dallas, TX 75219
United States

Course Director

Susan T. Iannaccone, M.D., F.A.A.N.
Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics
Jimmy Elizabeth Westcott Distinguished Chair in Pediatric Neurology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Director of Child Neurology
Children’s Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Co-Course Director

Jaya Trivedi, M.D.
Department of Neurology and Neurotherpeutics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX


Hotel Information:

The Stoneleigh Hotel & Spa
2927 Maple Ave.
Dallas, TX 75201
Rate: $209/night plus tax
Special room rate cannot be guaranteed past
Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016


Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.



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  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.

Available Credit

  • 13.00 AMA
  • 13.00 Attendance


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