50th Annual Recent Advances in Neurology

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Department: Neurology
Course Number: MNR17001
Activity Start Date: February 8, 2017
Activity End Date: February 10, 2017
Location: Parc 55 Hotel
San Francisco, CA
Fees:

Physicians $555
Allied Health Professionals/Nurses $360
Residents/Fellows $360
Industry $750

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Overview:

This meeting is designed for the practicing neurologist and provides a review of clinical neurology with emphasis on areas of recent advances and progress in patient management. Both current concepts and new advances in neurologic disorders will be covered.

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Objectives:

Based on discussions with UCSF faculty and practicing physicians at other institutions, the topics were chosen based on physician-identified need for practice based knowledge.

The purpose of this program is to increase attendee competence and improve clinical practice in neurology, specifically to:

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Accreditation:

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Medical Association has determined that physicians not licensed in the US who participate in this CME activity are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

This CME activity meets the requirements under California Assembly Bill 1195, continuing education and cultural and linguistic competency.

Nurses: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts category 1 credit from AOACCME, Prescribed credit from AAFP, and AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Pharmacy: The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

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Course Outline:

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2017

12:00 noon Registration

1:00 pm Welcome and Introductions
S. Andrew Josephson, MD

1:10 Neuro-Ophthalmology Pearls, Pitfalls and Advances: Part 1
Nancy J. Newman, MD

2:05 Neuroinfectious Diseases: Practical Tips for Common Disorders
Felicia C. Chow, MD

3:00 Coffee Break

3:20 B Cell Therapy for Multiple Sclerosis: A New Day?
Stephen L. Hauser, MD

4:05 Multiple Sclerosis Highlights 2016
Stephen L. Hauser, MD
Carolyn J. Bevan, MD, MS
Bruce A.C. Cree, MD, PhD
Douglas S. Goodin, MD
Ari J. Green, MD, MCR

5:00 Adjourn

5:00-6:00 pm Reception

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2017

8:00 am Continental Breakfast

8:30 Neuro-Ophthalmology Pearls, Pitfalls and Advances: Part 2
Nancy J. Newman, MD

9:15 Advances in Treatment and Diagnosis of Dementia 2017
Bruce L. Miller, MD

10:00 Coffee Break

10:20 Challenges and Controversies in Movement
Disorders Management: a Case-based Discussion
Jill L. Ostrem, MD
Caroline M. Tanner, MD, PhD

11:15 Psychiatry for the Neurologist
Descartes Li, MD

12:00 pm Lunch on Your Own

2:00 Difficult Epilepsy Management Decisions
Daniel H. Lowenstein, MD
Susannah C. Cornes, MD
Vikram K. Rao, MD, PhD

2:50 Difficult Headache Management Decisions
Morris Levin, MD

3:40 The Changing World of Stroke Management
Wade S. Smith MD, PhD
Claude J. Hemphill III, MD, MAS

S. Andrew Josephson, MD
Nerissa U. Ko, MD, MS

5:00 pm Adjourn

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2017

8:00 am Continental Breakfast

8:30 An Interactive Session: Difficult John W. Engstrom, MD
Diagnosis Liza H. Ashbrook, MD
Jennifer L. Clarke, MD MPH
Heather J. Fullerton, MD, MAS
Nicholas B. Galifianakis, MD, MPH
Nancy Ann Oberheim Bush, MD, PhD
Jeffrey W. Ralph, MD
Liliana Ramirez Gomez, MD

10:20 Coffee Break

10:40 An Interactive Session: Difficult
Diagnosis (continued)

12:00 pm Lunch on Your Own

2:00 The New Anatomy of Language
Edward F. Chang, MD, PhD

2:50 Clinico-Pathologic Conference
Gil D. Rabinovici, MD
Lea T. Grinberg, MD, PhD

4:30 pm Adjourn/Evaluations

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Chairs:

Stephen L. Hauser, MD
Robert A. Fishman Distinguished
Professor and Chair of Neurology

S. Andrew Josephson, MD
Carmen Castro Franceschi and Gladyne K.
Mitchell Neurohospitalist Distinguished
Professor and Senior Executive Vice Chair of Neurology

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Faculty:

SPECIAL GUEST FACULTY

Nancy J. Newman, MD
LeoDelle Jolley Professor of Ophthalmology Professor of
Ophthalmology and Neurology
Director, Section of Neuro-Ophthalmology
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

FACULTY
(University of California, San Francisco unless indicated)

Liza H. Ashbrook, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Carolyn J. Bevan, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Edward F. Chang, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Felicia C. Chow, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Jennifer L. Clarke, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Neurology

Susannah C. Cor nes, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Bruce A.C. Cree, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology

John W. Engstrom, MD
Professor of Neurology

Heather J. Fullerton, MD, MAS
Professor of Neurology

Nicholas B. Galifianakis, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Douglas S. Goodin, MD
Professor of Neurology

Ari J. Green, MD, MCR
Associate Professor of Neurology

Lea T. Grinberg, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Claude J. Hemphill III, MD, MAS
Professor of Neurology

Nerissa U. Ko, MD, MS
Professor of Neurology

Morris Levin, MD
Professor of Neurology

Descartes Li, MD
Professor of Psychiatry

Daniel H. Lowenstein, MD
Professor of Neurology

Bruce L. Miller, MD
Professor of Neurology

Nancy Ann Oberheim Bush, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Jill L. Ostrem, MD
Professor of Neurology

Gil D. Rabinovici, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Jeffrey W. Ralph, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Liliana Ramirez Gomez, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Vikram K. Rao, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Wade S. Smith MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology

Caroline M. Tanner, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology

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Travel & Lodging:

Parc 55 San Francisco, a Hilton Hotel
55 Cyril Magnin
San Francisco, CA
Hotel Phone: (415) 392-8000
Reservations: (800) HILTONS
Rates: $299

www.parc55hotel.com

For online reservations, please click here

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Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing before February 7, 2017 will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

Please email your requests to registration@ocme.ucsf.edu.

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