Brain Summit 2020 Virtual Symposium: Current Trends in Neurology (RP2010B)

October 31, 2020

This CME activity, aimed at neuroscience professionals - including physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses and therapists – will explore latest advances and current trends in neurology and neurotherapeutics.  Presentations will address the most current information which may be consolidated for physicians and other healthcare professionals in advancing proper diagnosis and best treatment modalities.

Target Audience

Physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, physical therapists, allied health professionals, and other health care professionals who specialize in implementing the latest in neurotherapeutics as they care for neurology patients.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Examine MOG antibody mediated disease and current treatment approaches
  • Explore the rationale and procedure behind MRgFUS, and recognize appropriate candidates which may be referred for this procedure
  • Define the diversity of mechanisms leading to POTS and more patient-specific therapies at different points in their natural history
  • Discuss the benefits of utilizing magnetoencephalography in the pre surgical evaluation of patients with epilepsy
  • Employ advanced treatment strategies for migraine prophylaxis and abortion
  • Identify new imaging techniques and treatment options has led to changes in current diagnosis and management of intracranial cerebral atherosclerosis
  • Investigate current clinical trials in neurology at UTSW that involve treatment options available for patient participation and biomarker studies to better understand disease pathophysiology
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.25 AMA
  • 5.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/31/2020 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
10/31/2020 - 1:45pm
Virtual Event - UT Southwestern CME
Dallas, TX
United States

Course Directors

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

Steven Vernino, MD, PhD
Department of Neurology and 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 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Unersity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center certifies that non-physicians will receive an attendance certificate stating that they participated in the activity that was designated for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.


Available Credit

  • 5.25 AMA
  • 5.25 Attendance


Please login or create an account to take this course.


To register:

  1. "Login" to your existing account or create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link.
  2. Once logged in, 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 may be emailed to and must by October 17, 2020. No refund will be made thereafter.  Registrations are non-transferable.

Required Hardware/software

Operating system

  • Windows 7 - Windows 10
  • Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) - macOS Catalina (10.15)
  • Linux
  • Google Chrome OS
  • Android OS 5 (Lollipop) - Android 9 (Pie)
  • iOS 10 - iOS 12
  • Windows Phone 8+, Windows 8RT+

Web browser

  • Google Chrome (most recent 2 versions)
  • Mozilla Firefox (most recent 2 versions

Internet connection

  • Computer: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
  • Mobile device: 3G or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)


  • GoToWebinar desktop app
  • GoToWebinar mobile app
  • JavaScript enabled


  • Microphone and speakers (USB headset recommended)

Mobile device

  • iPhone 4S or later
  • iPad 2 or later
  • Android OS 5 (Lollipop) - Android 9 (Pie)