Advances in Neurology 2021 - May 14-15, 2021

A virtual, multidisciplinary forum on Epilepsy, Cognitive Disorders, Headache, Movement Disorders, Stroke, Neuromuscular Disease, Caring for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, and MS, with presentations by American Academy of Neurology.
When May 14, 2021 08:00 AM to
May 15, 2021 02:00 PM
Where Online
Contact Name
Contact Phone 502-852-3285
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Target Audience
Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, Residents and Students.

Agenda
Friday, May 14, 2021
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
First Seizure in Adults; Starting, Choosing, Mixing and Stopping Anti-seizure Medications
Hasan H. Sonmezturk, M.D.

 8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Management of Behavior Problems
Ben Schoenbachler, M.D.

 9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Migraine Acute and Preventative Treatments
Michael Sowell, M.D.         

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    
Break

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Huntington's Disease

Laura Dixon, DNP, APRN   

 11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Telemedicine
TBD   

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.    
Lunch

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Stroke Rehabilitation

Darryl Kaelin, M.D.

1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
ALS

Martin Brown, M.D.

2:00 p.m.
Adjournment                                             

Saturday, May 15, 2021                                       
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.         
Post-Traumatic Headache

Alan G Finkel M.D.

8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Movement Disorders
Victoria Holiday, M.D.

9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.       
Updates in Neuromuscular Medicine
Zeng Wang, M.D., Ph.D.

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    
Break

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Rehabilitation in Adults with IDD
Matthew Adamkin, M.D.

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Billing/Coding
TBD

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Lunch

12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.      
New Therapies in MS Treatments
David Robertson, M.D.      

1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
New Therapies in Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology
Joy Snider, M.D.

2:00 p.m.
Adjournment


Course Directors
 Vishwanath Sagi, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Assistant Clerkship Director
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

 Michael Sowell, M.D.
Professor
Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics
Director, Child Neurology Residency Program
Director, Comprehensive Headache Program
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

 Zeng Wang, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Co-Director, Division of Neuromuscular Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Participating Faculty
Matthew Adamkin, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurological Surgery
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Martin Brown, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Co-Director, Division of Neuromuscular Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Laura Dixon, DNP, APRN
Movement Disorder clinic
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Alan G Finkel M.D., FAAN, FAHS
Medical Director, Carolina Headche Institute
President, Carolina Headache Foundation
UCNS Certified in Headache Medicine
Durham, NC

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

Darryl Kaelin, M.D.
Chief, Professor,
Traumatic Brain Injury
Department of Neurological Surgery
Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

David Robertson, M.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Ben Schoenbachler, M.D.
Associate Professor
Director of Memory Disorders Program
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Joy Snider, M.D.
Professor
Washington University at St. Louis
St. Louis, MO

Hasan H. Sonmezturk, M.D.
Associate Professor
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Learning Objectives

As a result of participating in this activity, participants should be able to:
1. Identify the management of first seizure in adults including starting, choosing, mixing and stopping anti-seizure medications.
2. Evaluate and manage behavioral problems in adults.
3. Identify new therapies for acute and preventive treatment of migraine.
4. Recognize the symptoms, diagnosis, and management of Huntington’s disease.
5. Recognize the scope, utility, and logistics of using telemedicine for neurology care during COVID.
6. Identify the approach and treatment options for post stroke rehabilitation.
7. Recognize symptoms, diagnosis, and management of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
8. Recognize the approach and treatment options for post traumatic headaches.
9. Identify updates and new therapies in the field of neuromuscular medicine.
10. Evaluate and manage rehabilitation in adults with intellectual disabilities.
11. Identify billing/coding including updated E/M codes for common neurologic procedures as well as critical care billing.
12. Identify new therapies in treatment of Multiple Sclerosis and other demyelinating disorders.
13. Identify new therapies in the field of cognitive and behavioral neurology.

Continuing Education Credit
 Physician Credit
- The University of Louisville Continuing Medical Education office designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.5 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 12.6 continuing education credits through University of Louisville Hospital, provider number 4-0068-12-22-1216. The Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content. Completion criteria to obtain CE's: Attend entire session and complete the evaluation.

Accreditation
 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  , 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.


Brochure

CLICK HERE for a copy of the course brochure

The Commonwealth Neurological Society (CNS) is the state neurology society for Kentucky. We are the organized voice of neurology to our national organization, as well as the liason with the American Medical Association, Kentucky Medical Association, and other interested parties in health care.  As such, we are best positioned to advocate for the needs of patients with neurological disorders in the Commonwealth.  We have developed a vital and growing network of neurologists and associated professionals that will benefit our practices and our patients.

Registration
There is no charge for this continuing education event. Advance registration is required.
Register at https://www.pathlms.com/ulsom/events


Acknowledgments
We thank our supporting and exhibiting companies for their participation in the Advances in Neurology 2021 conference!

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