Jasper Neurology Update 2018 - March 3, 2018

Jasper Neurology Update 2018 - March 3, 2018

The content of this activity will provide the latest update in 1) evaluation and management of child neurology clinical cases, 2) neuromuscular disorders, 3) neurological emergencies (such as stroke, epilepsy, headache, acute flaccid paralysis, and evaluation of coma), 4) movement disorders and 5) neuro-oncology. The initial workup, current guidelines and latest available treatment options, both medical and surgical for the patient with these neurological disorders will be discussed.
When Mar 03, 2018
from 07:55 AM to 12:15 PM
Where Medical Arts Conference Center-Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, 721West 13th Street Jasper, IN 47546
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Target Audience
This second annual Neurology Update CME activity at Memorial Hospital in Jasper, IN is designed to meet the needs of primary care physicians (both adult and pediatric), emergency medicine physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners and allied health professionals who provide primary care to individuals with neurological disorders.

Saturday, March 3, 2018
7:55 am
Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Kristi Nord
8:00 am
Child Neurology Clinical Cases
Dr. Arpita Lakhotia
8:45 am
Neuromuscular Disorders
Dr. Martin Brown
9:30 am
Neurological Emergencies
Dr. Kristi Nord
10:15 am
Break/Visit Exhibitors
10:30 am
Movement Disorders
Dr. Victoria Holiday
11:15 am
Dr. Eric Burton
12:00 pm
Panel Discussion
12:15 pm
Evaluation and Adjournment

Course Director
Michael K. Sowell, MD, FAHS
Professor of Neurology
Associate in Pediatrics
Director, University of Louisville Comprehensive Headache Program
Director, University of Louisville Child Neurology Residency Program
President, Commonwealth Neurological Society
Louisville, KY

Course Co-Director
 Kristi Nord, MD

Gratis Faculty
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Additional Participating Faculty

Martin Brown, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Eric Burton, M.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Victoria Holiday, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Arpita Lakhotia, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Learning Objectives
As a result of participating in this activity, participants should be able to:

1) Employ evidence based medicine in the evaluation and management of common childhood neurological conditions.
2) Evaluate and manage common neuromuscular disorders.
3) Demonstrate the latest evidence base practice with respect to the evaluation and management of common neurological emergencies.
4) Identify the proper evaluation and management of movement disorders, including Parkinson disease.
5) Describe initial evaluation and management of common neuro-oncological disorders.

Continuing Education Credit
Physician Credit
- The University of Louisville Continuing Medical Education office designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses - This program has been approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 4.8 continuing education credits through University of Louisville Hospital, provider number 4-0068-7-18-1035. The Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content.

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

Special Services

All individuals are encouraged to participate. To request disability arrangements, please contact the Neurology Update 2017 Course Coordinator, , at (502) 852-3285 at least 14 days prior to the date of this program. Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof.


CLICK HERE for a copy of the course brochure (Under Construction)

Registration Options and Fees:

1. UofL Physicians/Nurses/Faculty - $0
2. UofL Students/Residents/Fellows - $0
3. Outside Physicians - $25
4. Outside Nurses - $15
5. All Others - $25
6. MHHCC Affiliated Physician/Nurse - $0

Online registration for this event is now closed. You may still attend the program by registering as a walk-in at the welcome desk.

Refund Policy

Requests for cancellation must be submitted to cmepd@louisville.edu on or before Friday, February 16, 2018. Requests received on or before Friday, February 16, 2018 will receive a full refund less a $10 processing fee. No refund will be given for requests received after Friday, February 16, 2018.


We thank our supporting and exhibiting companies for their participation in the Jasper Neurology Update 2018 conference!

A final listing of supporters and exhibitors will be available at the meeting.