Brain Summit 2019: Current Trends in Neurology & Stroke (RP1911E)

Dallas, TX US
November 1, 2019 to November 2, 2019

The annual conferences, UT Southwestern Neurotherapeutics Update and UT Southwestern Stroke Symposium, are combining efforts this year for a 2-day live CME activity aimed at neuroscience professionals and stroke advocates, including physicians, nurses and therapists that will review current advances and current trends in neurology and stroke care.







Target Audience

This CME activity is designed for Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Nurses, Physical Therapists, Allied Health Professionals, and other healthcare professionals that specialize in neuroscience and stroke care, who are interested in learning about the most current treatment modalities and best management practices, in order to improve patient care and health outcomes.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants shall be able to:

  • Investigate novel diagnostic and therapeutic updates in treating MS to improve long-term mobility.
  • Examine current management approaches in treating tardive dyskinesia.
  • Identify recommended treatment options for management of narcolepsy patients.
  • Explore recent developments in the diagnosis and treatment of spontaneous intracranial hypotension (SIH).
  • Recognize the impact of the DLB Consortium’s revised recommendations distinguishing clinical features and diagnostic biomarkers.
  • Discuss the benefits, risks and legal challenges of utilizing medical marijuana as a treatment option for neurologic patients.
  • Compare and contrast the pediatric and adult presentations of Moyamoya Disease to select best disease management options for each patient.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 14.25 AMA
  • 14.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/01/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
11/02/2019 - 4:30pm
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building Auditorium
6001 Forest Park Road
Dallas, TX 75235
United States

Course Directors

Jaya Trivedi, MD, FAAN, FANA
Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics

Amanda Dirickson MS, ANP-C, APRN, SCRN
Clinical Provider
Department of Neurology & Neurotherapeutics


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

Credit Designation


The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this continuing education activity for a maximum of 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 14.25 AMA
  • 14.25 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
Course expires: 


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To register:

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


Refund Policy

A $25 handling fee will be deducted from all cancellation refunds.  Refund requests must be received by email or fax prior to October 18, 2019.  No refund will be made thereafter.  Registrations are non-transferable.