39th Annual Carrell-Krusen Neuromuscular Symposium (RP1702C)

Dallas, TX US
February 23, 2017 to February 24, 2017

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.

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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: 
10/31/2016
Course expires: 
12/31/2018
Event starts: 
02/23/2017 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
02/24/2017 - 2:00pm
Cost:
$175.00
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.
Professor
Department of Neurology and Neurotherpeutics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Co-Course Director

Diana Castro, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Neurology and Neurotherpeutics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Accommodations

Hotel Information:

The Stoneleigh Hotel & Spa
2927 Maple Ave.
Dallas, TX 75201
(800)921-8498
(214)871-7111

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Rate: $209/night plus tax
Group rate available until February 2, 2017.  Subject to availability. 
Guests accessing this site can book, modify or cancel reservations from November 3, 2016 to February 24, 2017.

Wednesday Night "Pre-Registration"

Meet & Greet the Speakers 
Pre-Registration will be available 
Le Meridien Dallas, The Stoneleigh
Wednesday Night, February 22, 2017
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Thursday Evening Dinner

Dinner & Dance 
Le Meridien Dallas, The Stoneleigh
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Time: 7:30pm - 10:30pm

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.

Registration

To register:

  1. Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link at the bottom of the page or "log-in" to your existing account.
  2. Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click on "add to cart" at the bottom of the page.
  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.

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Available Credit

  • 13.00 AMA
  • 13.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/31/2016
Course expires: 
12/31/2018

Price

Cost:
$175.00
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