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26th Annual Update Neurology 2018

Royal Sonesta Boston | Massachusetts, USA
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Title: 26th Annual Update Neurology 2018
Specialty: Neurology
Dates: From Oct, 8, 2018 to Oct, 12, 2018
Location: Massachusetts, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 895 to 1295 USD
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ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION


The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 32.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Main Course, Neurology 2018: 29.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Neurologic Pain Workshop: 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

 


AMERICAN ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS


This Live activity, 26th Annual Update Neurology 2018, with a beginning date of 10/08/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 32.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


 


RISK MANAGEMENT


This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 1.25 credits of Risk Management Study. Please check your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming these credits.

 


NURSE PRACTITIONERS and REGISTERED NURSES


For the purpose of recertification, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board and American Nurses Credentialing Center accept AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME (Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education). We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.

 


PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS


The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification. We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.

 


CANADIAN ACCREDITATION


The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities.

 


EUROPEAN ACCREDITATION


Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits® (ECMECs®). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMECs® can be found at: www.eaccme.eu.

 


ABMS/ACGME COMPETENCIES


This course is designed to meet the following American Board of Medical Specialties and Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies: patient care and procedural skills and medical knowledge.

 


IOM COMPETENCIES


This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Institute of Medicine competencies: provide patient-centered care.

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  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

This program provides a comprehensive, evidence-based review of state-of-the-art practices for outpatient and inpatient neurology. Education covers the latest guidelines, clinical strategies, use of imaging and new diagnostic tools (including genetic tests), and recent advances for treatment for a wide array of neurological diseases.


Education is practical and focused on patient outcomes. Led by the foremost authorities in neurology and its subspecialties, the program provides tools to improve your care of patients with common, complex, and rare neurological conditions:


Epilepsy

Stroke

Multiple Sclerosis

Concussions

N-M Junction Disorders

Alzheimer's Disease

Parkinson’s Disease

Neuro-oncology

Headache

Spinal Cord Neurology

Sleep Disorders

Pain

Dementia

Neuropathy

Movement Disorders

Coma

Neuropsychiatry

Visual Disturbances

Autoimmune Neurology

Dizziness

Women’s Neurology

Neuro-ophthalmological Disorders

As updates are presented, they are paired with specific practice recommendations to help you incorporate them into practice for improved patient care and outcomes. This includes:


The new guidelines for epilepsy, stroke, neuromuscular disorders

Comprehensive updates for treatment of neurologic pain

Expert instruction for neuro-ophthalmology

Expanded options to diagnose and treat dementia

Improved management of headache

Best practices for treatment of neurologic autoimmune disorders

Steps to ensure delivery of high-quality care in the emergency room and in outpatient settings

Techniques to effectively manage epilepsy and psychogenic non-epileptic seizures

Best practices in neuro-oncology

New insights and best practices for myelopathy and other spinal cord disorders

Expanded options to treat movement disorders

Updates in sleep medicine

State-of-the-art approaches to concussion and coma

Expanded options to diagnose and treat the causes of dizziness

Alcohol and the nervous system: what we now know

Use of genetic tests

Optimal use of imaging

Practice-Changing Education

Every year, there are a staggering number of critically important updates that need to be understood and incorporated into the practice of neurology to ensure optimal patient care. This special neurology update synthesizes this vast amount of information and presents it with efficiency and effectiveness to ensure that you are current with these updates and the best ways to incorporate them into practice.


Over the course of a week, you will be immersed in an impactful and inspiring neurology learning experience. The faculty, master clinicians and leaders in field of neurology, provide a learning experience that delivers:


Approaches that enable you to practice state-of-the-art neurology

Guidance for clinical reasoning

Case studies

Dedicated time for you to pose your specific questions to leaders in their respective fields of neurology and delve into how information presented in this course can be used in your specific clinical setting

Practical knowledge that you can “take home” and immediately apply to patient care

Year after year, attendees report they are inspired by the knowledge transfer and find the experience to be invaluable to their clinical practice, understanding of neurologic diseases, diagnostic skills and treatment outcomes

Speakers/Faculty:

Anthony A. Amato, MD, Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Neuromuscular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Aaron L. Berkowitz, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Director, Program in Global Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Shamik Bhattacharyya, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Spine and Spinal Cord Diseases, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Ellen J. Bubrick, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Rebecca Burch, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; John R. Graham Headache Center, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital

Michael E. Charness, MD, Professor of Neurology and Faculty Associate Dean, Harvard Medical School; Chief of Staff, VA Boston Healthcare System; Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Kirk R. Daffner, MD, Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Amar Dhand, MD, DPhil, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Divisions of Hospital Neurology and Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Christopher T. Doughty, MD, Clinical Fellow, Harvard Medical School; Division of Neuromuscular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Barbara A. Dworetzky, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Steven K. Feske, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Christopher Gilligan, MD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School; Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Management, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Michael T. Hayes, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Clinical Neurology, Department of Neurology, South Shore Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Galen V. Henderson, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Neuro-Critical Care, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Saef Izzy, MD, Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Divisions of Stroke and Critical Care Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Tamara B. Kaplan, MD, Instructor in Nurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Multiple Sclerosis, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Joshua P. Klein, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Hospital Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Eudocia Quant Lee, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cancer Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Jong Woo Lee, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Robert M. Mallery, MD, Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Joseph B. Martin, MD, PhD, Lefler Professor of Neurobiology Emeritus, Harvard Medical School; Vice-Chair for Translational Neuroscience, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Scott M. McGinnis, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Tracey A. Milligan, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Vice-Chair of Education, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Edison K. Miyawaki, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of General Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

William J. Mullally, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Sports Neurology and Concussion Program, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Lakshmi Nayak, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cancer Neurology, Department of Neurology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Peter Novak, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Autonomic Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Mary Angela O'Neal, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Director, Program in Women's Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Milena Pavlova, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Medical Director, Faulkner EEG/Neurophysiology Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital

Page B. Pennell, MD, Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Director of Research, Division of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

David M. Pilgrim, MD, Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of General Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Chief, Clinical Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital

Sashank Prasad, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Division of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Paul B. Rizzoli, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Director, John R. Graham Headache Center, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital

Laura Safar, MD, Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School; Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Martin A. Samuels, MD, Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Chair, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Christopher Severson, MD, Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Multiple Sclerosis, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Reisa A. Sperling, MD, Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Chizoba Umeh, MD, Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Division of Movement Disorders, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Henrikas Vaitkevicius, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; Divisions of Neurocritical Care and Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Victor Wang, MD, Clinical Fellow, Chief of Pain Neurology, Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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Royal Sonesta Boston 

40 Edwin H. Land Boulevard

Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142

617-806-4200


The newly renovated Royal Sonesta Boston combines modern style with breathtaking city views right along the famous Charles River. Straddling both Cambridge and Boston, you’ll be at the center of the area’s dining, nightlife, sporting events and attractions.


 


Accommodations

A limited number of discounted rooms* have been reserved at the Royal Sonesta Boston until September 14, 2018.  Reservations must be received by the hotel on or before 5:00 p.m. on September 14, 2018. You can call the hotel reservation line to make a room reservation: 617-806-4200. Please specify that you are enrolled in the Harvard HMS/Annual Update in Neurology 2018 Course in order to request the reduced room rate. To make your discounted reservation online by September 14, please click here.


*Please note that the discounted rooms may sell out before the deadline.


Please do not make non-refundable travel arrangements until you have received an email from the HMS GCE office confirming your paid registration.


 

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