41st Annual Carrell Krusen Neuromuscular Symposium (RP1902A)

Irving, TX US
February 21, 2019 to February 22, 2019
This symposium is a clinical education experience for members of the multidisciplinary teams who care for patients with rare, complex neuromuscular diseases including hereditary muscular dystrophies, motor neuron diseases, neuroimmunologic neuropathies and rare genetic disorders of muscle and nerve. Patient case presentations will include physical diagnosis and discussion of management and new therapies by visiting experts. There will be scientific presentations of new data and results. All discussions involve active participation by attendees. The educational format for this activity includes didactic lecture w/ in-depth Q&A sessions, panel discussions, scientific posters, and case presentations. The content of the program is identified and developed through a Call for Abstracts process.


Registration Type

Early Bird (Before 12/14/18)

Regular  (After 12/14/18)

Providers (MD/DO/APPs)



Other Healthcare Providers (RN, OT/PT, SPL, Research Coordinators)



Trainees (Residents, Fellows, Medical Students)



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:

  • Discuss current trends in the management of immune mediated neuropathies
  • Recognize and manage patients with neuromuscular junction disorders
  • Discuss recent advances in the genetic diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders, in research and clinical practice and the latest developments in treatment
  • Identify and apply current pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments in motor neuron diseases including gene replacement therapy
  • Recognize the clinical applications of testing in neuromuscular disorders (to include histopathology)
  • Diagnose and manage rare and complex neuromuscular diseases
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 13.00 AMA
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
02/21/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
02/22/2019 - 5:30pm
Dallas Marriott Las Colinas
223 West Las Colinas Boulevard
Irving, TX 75039
United States


A room block will be available for our out-of-town conference attendees. More details to come! 

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

Available Credit

  • 13.00 AMA

Accreditation Period

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