UCSF CME: 53rd Annual Recent Advances in Neurology

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Department: Neurology
Course Number: MNR20001
Activity Start Date: February 12, 2020
Activity End Date: February 14, 2020
Location: Ritz-Carlton San Francisco
San Francisco CA
Fees:

Physicians $600
Advanced Health Professionals $400
Residents/Fellows $400
Industry $750

Optional Printed Syllabus for Purchase Amount: $50.00

 

Overview:

The 53rd Annual Recent Advances in Neurology meeting was designed for the practicing neurologist to provide 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 16.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This CME activity meets the requirements under California Assembly Bill 1195, continuing education and cultural and linguistic competency.

Geriatric Medicine: The approved credits shown above include 2.00 credits toward meeting the requirement under California Assembly Bill 1820, Geriatric Medicine.

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 CreditTM 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.

Pharmacotherapeutics CEUs for Nurses: For the purposes of recertification the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. This activity is designated for a maximum of 5.00 pharmacotherapeutic credits towards meeting the requirement for nursing pharmacology continuing education. Nurses should claim 0.1 CEUs for each contact hour of participation in designated pharmacotherapeutic continuing education.

Pain Management and End-of-LifeCare: Approved credits include 1.0 toward meeting the requirement under California Assembly Bill 487, Pain Management and End-of-Life Care.

ABPN MOC Self-Assessment Credits
This year’s course features a post-test which is valid toward meeting the MOC Part II self-assessment requirements for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. ABPN diplomates will receive Self-Assessment credits after passing the post-test.

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Course Outline:

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2020

12:00 pm Registration

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

1:10 G Movement Disorders: Advances in Management
Caroline M. Tanner, MD, PhD
Ian O. Bledsoe, MD, MS

2:05 Rx Latest Updates in Clinical Epilepsy
Bernard S. Chang, MD, MMSc

2:50 Coffee Break

3:15 Caring for Patients with Diverse Backgrounds
Nicole L. Rosendale, MD

3:45 Rx Multiple Sclerosis: New Options to Improve Outcomes
Ari J. Green, MD, MCR
Riley M. Bove, MD
Joanne Guo, MD

5:00 Adjourn

5:00-6:00 pm Reception

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2020

8:00 am Continental Breakfast

8:30 New ALS Diagnostics and Treatments
Catherine Lomen-Hoerth, MD, PhD

9:15 Rx Challenging Epilepsy Cases
Bernard S. Chang, MD, MMSc

10:00 Coffee Break

10:20 PRx Difficult Headache Management Decisions
Morris Levin, MD

11:15 Neuroophthalmology Diagnoses Not to Miss
Nailyn Rasool, MD, FRCPC, FRCSC

12:00 pm Lunch on Your Own

2:00 Neuroinfectious Disease Advances
Felicia C. Chow, MD

2:50 Pediatric Neurology Pearls for the Adult Neurologist
Audrey Foster-Barber, MD, PhD

3:40 Rx Stroke Workup and Treatment: New Evidence that Guides Choices
Wade S. Smith, MD, PhD
J. Claude Hemphill III, MD, MAS
S. Andrew Josephson, MD
Nerissa U. Ko, MD, MS

5:00 pm Adjourn

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2020

8:00 am Continental Breakfast

8:30 An Interactive Session: Difficult Diagnosis
John W. Engstrom, MD
John P. Betjemann, MD
Ethan G. Brown, MD
Cathra Halabi, MD
Maya Katz, MD
Alexandra B. Nelson, MD, PhD
Karen L. Parko, MD

10:20 Coffee Break

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

12:00 pm Lunch on Your Own

2:00 G Neurodegenerative Disorders: New Frontiers
Bruce L. Miller, MD
Aimee W. Kao, MD, PhD

3:00 Psychiatry Every Neurologist Needs to Know
Descartes Li, MD

3:45 Clinical Problem Solving Exercise
Megan B. Richie, MD
Maulik P. Shah, MD, MS

5:00 pm Adjourn/Evaluation

G Geriatric Credit
P Pain Credit
Rx Meets Requirements for Pharmacotherapeutics CEUs for NPs/Nurses

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Chairs:

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

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Faculty:


INVITED GUEST FACULTY

Bernard S. Chang, MD, MMSc
Associate Professor of Neurology Advisory Dean and Director,
Francis Weld Peabody Society Harvard University, Boston, MA

FACULTY
(University of California, San Francisco)

John P. Betjemann, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Ian O. Bledsoe, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Riley M. Bove, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Ethan G. Brown, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Felicia C. Chow, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

John W. Engstrom, MD
Professor of Neurology

Audrey Foster-Barber, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Ari J. Green, MD, MCR
Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology

Joanne Guo, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Cathra Halabi, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

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

Aimee W. Kao, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Maya Katz, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Nerissa U. Ko, MD, MAS
Professor of Neurology

Morris Levin, MD
Professor of Neurology

Descartes Li, MD
Professor of Psychiatry

Catherine Lomen-Hoerth, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology

Bruce L. Miller, MD
Professor of Neurology

Alexandra B. Nelson, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Karen L. Parko, MD
Professor of Neurology

Nailyn Rasool, MD, FRCPC, FRCSC
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology

Megan B. Richie, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Nicole L. Rosendale, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Maulik P. Shah, MD, MHS
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:

Ritz-Carlton San Francisco
600 Stockton
San Francisco, CA 94108
Hotel Phone: (415) 296-7465
Reservations: 877-266-2050
Cutoff Date: January 10, 2020 or once room block is filled
Rates: $409/night

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UNITED AIRLINES
UCSF has negotiated special fares with United Airlines for our course attendees.
Download Online Booking Instructions (.pdf)

HERTZ RENT A CAR
Hertz is pleased to offer discounts for our course attendees.
Website www.hertz.com CV Code: 03BW0139

You can also reserve by calling Hertz at 800-654-3131 and referencing CV Code: 03BW0139

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Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing before February 11, 2020 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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