Brain Summit 2019: Current Trends in Neurology & Stroke (RP1911E)
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.
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.
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.
Jaya Trivedi, MD, FAAN, FANA
Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics
Amanda Dirickson MS, ANP-C, APRN, SCRN
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.
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.
- 14.25 AMA
- 14.25 Attendance
- Create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link or "login" to your existing account.
- Return to this course page, select the designated fee and click the "add to cart" button.
- In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
- After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.
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.