2022 Fall Advances in Neurology - October 8, 2022

The 14th annual Advances in Neurology course hosted by the University of Louisville Department Of Neurology. This year’s focus will include updates on all subspecialties in neurology from local, regional and nationally recognized experts in the field.
When Oct 08, 2022
from 08:00 AM to 12:45 PM
Where Virtual via Zoom
Contact Name
Contact Phone 502-852-3285
Add event to calendarvCal


Target Audience
Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Allied Health Professionals, Residents and Students.

Saturday, October 8, 2022
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.    
Headache - New Therapeutic Options for Migraine
Dr. Brian Plato

8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Neuro-otology - Recognition, Evaluation and Management
Dr. Jerry Lin

9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Neuro-oncology - Latest Options for Treatment of the Various Types of Brain Tumors
Dr. Brian Williams

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.    
Adults with IDD Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities – Disparities, Definitions, and Future Direction
Dr. Jessi Sanders

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.    
Movement Disorders -Paraneoplastic Movement Disorders
Dr. Zain Guduru

12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.    
Cognitive - The Impact of Racism on the Aging of the Brain
Dr. Robert Friedland

12:45 p.m.

Course Directors
 Vishwanath Sagi, MD

Assistant Professor
Assistant Clerkship Director
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville

 Michael Sowell, MD
Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics
Director, Child Neurology Residency Program
Director, Comprehensive Headache Program
University of Louisville

Participating Faculty
Robert Friedland, MD
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Zain Guduru, MD
Associate Professor
Adult Residency Program
University of Kentucky

Jerry Lin, MD
Associate Program Director and Associate Professor
University of Louisville School of Medicine

Brian Plato, DO    
Norton Neuroscience Institute
Louisville, KY

Jessica Solomon Sanders, MD
University of Colorado
Children’s Hospital of Colorado

Brian Williams, MD
Director of Brain Tumor Program
Neurosurgery Residency Program Co-Director
Assistant Professor Neurosurgery
University of Louisville School of Medicine

Learning Objectives

As a result of participating in this activity, participants should be able to:
1. Identify diagnosis and treatment options for acute and preventive treatment of migraine.
2. Identify the symptoms, diagnosis, and management of neuro-otological disorders.
3. Identify diagnosis and evaluation of brain tumors.
4. Identify new therapies in treatment of Multiple Sclerosis and other demyelinating disorders.
5. Recognize the approach and treatment perspectives for adults with intellectual disabilities.
6. Identify the symptoms, diagnosis, and management of movement disorders.
7. Identify diagnosis and management of cognitive and behavioral disorders.
8. Identify Paraneoplastic movement disorders.

Continuing Education Credit
 Physician Credit
- The University of Louisville Continuing Medical Education office designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 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 5.4 continuing education credits through University of Louisville Hospital, provider number 4-0068-12-22-1299. 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.

 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.


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.

There is no charge for this continuing education event. Advance registration is required.

CLICK HERE to Register for this Conference

We thank our supporting and exhibiting companies for their participation in the 2022 Fall Advances in Neurology. A final listing of supporters and exhibitors will be available at the webinar.

Accreditation Disclosure
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, the Office of CME&PD, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its accredited educational activities. All Planners, faculty, reviewers, and other persons that affected the content of this CME activity were required to submit a financial disclosure form from which relevant conflicts of interest were determined. If any relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies were disclosed, the materials each of them prepared for this program (or influenced) were peer-reviewed and determined to be without ineligible company bias, were considered fair and balanced in terms of therapeutic options, and presented evidence-based content. All relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations have been mitigated prior to this activity.