Volusia Flagler Advanced Practice Nursing Council

Halifax Neurology Symposium - November 4. 2017

Posted 3 months ago by Angeline Bushy

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 4th 2017

Halifax Health: Ground floor Auditorium Entrance # 2 – Fountain Building
303 N. Clyde Boulevard
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Hotel Phone: 386-254-4000

Registration: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Scientific Sessions: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

8:00 AM

  • Registration / Breakfast

8:55 AM

  • CME Disclosures and Sponsor Acknowledgement

9:00 AM

  • Optimizing Management of People with Epilepsy
    William O. Tatum, DO
    Professor of Neurology 
    Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center 
    Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville, FL

10:00 AM

  • Migraines: Unraveling the Mystery
    Todd Rozen
    Department of Neurology
    Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville, FL

10:50 AM

  • Mid-morning Break

11:00 AM

  • Understanding Parkinson’s Disease: Early Diagnosis and Management
    Ryan J. Uitti, MD
    Professor of Neurology
    Medical Director
    Robert D. & Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Healthcare Delivery
    Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville, FL

12 NOON

  • Multiple Sclerosis: Managing the disease, its symptoms and quality of life
    Brian Steingo, MD
    Medical Director
    Multiple Sclerosis Research Associates
    Fort Lauderdale MS Center - Pompano Beach, FL

1:00 PM Adjourn

ACCREDITATION

  • EXCEL Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • EXCEL Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of four AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • Physician Assistants + Nurse Practitioners: AAPA and AANP accept AMA Category 1 Credit from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
  • Nurses: 4 contact hours FL Provider # 50-619
  • Pharmacists: 0.4CEUs

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this conference, you should be able to:

  • Evaluate the indications and limitations of available treatment options in the management of patients with epilepsy
  • Utilize new classification criteria to appropriately diagnose common primary headache disorders, especially episodic and chronic migraine
  • Recognize subtle symptoms associated with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) to improve early diagnosis
  • Identify symptoms and clinical signs of MS and compare the role of MRI scans to other tests to properly diagnose and manage MS

SUPPORTERS

SANOFI GENZYME

  • PROMIUS
  • UCB
  • SUPERNUS
  • EISAI
  • NOVARTIS
  • MEDTRONIC
  • AVANIR

REGISTRATION

EXCEL CE complies with the Americans Disabilities Act. If any participant is in need of reasonable assistance, please FAX a written request to 305-598-7252 for consideration at least 2 weeks prior to the activity.

Click on the link below to download a PDF version of the program.


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