13th Annual Myasthenia Gravis Conference: Health Care Professionals Day

October 21, 2022

LIVE (In-Person) and LIVESTREAM (Virtual) attendance options are available. 

This program is designed to familiarize health care professionals, including neurologists and non-neurologists, regarding clinical presentations and evaluation of patients with acquired neuromuscular junction disorders, such as myasthenia gravis and Lambert Eaton myasthenic syndrome, to enable care providers the ability to diagnose and manage the myasthenic patient in the acute and ambulatory care settings and minimize disease morbidity and mortality.

FEES

REGISTRATION TYPE

FEE

Internal (Houston Methodist)

 

          Physician

$0

          Other Health Care Professional

$0

External (Non-Houston Methodist) 

 

          Physician (HMCC ACO PCP)

 

          Physician (HMPAQ)

$0

Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)

$0

Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area)

$0

Other Health Care Professional

$0

Resident / Fellow / Student (No CME, internal/external)

$0

Target Audience

Emergency medicine physicians, ophthalmologists, internal medicine, pulmonologist, general neurologist, NM neurologists, RN, NPs, PA’s and allied health professionals (RT’s, Speech therapists, Social work, EMT)

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to: 

  • To review the clinical presentations and progression of myasthenic syndromes and associated comorbidities
  • To educate on current and emerging therapies for the symptomatic and disease treatment of these disorders
  • To update on emerging therapies and research outcomes for these and related disorders
  • To provide a working algorithm for the non-neurology care provider to facilitate more effective management of the patient
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 4.00 Attendance
  • 4.08 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 4.08 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

  • 0.00 Occupational Therapy
    13th Annual Myasthenia Gravis Conference: Health Care Professionals Day is a TOTA Approved Course from Fri, 09/16/2022 - 6:00am to Mon, 11/21/2022 - 6:00am
  • 6.50 Physical Therapy
    This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 6.50 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
  • 0.00 Respiratory Therapists
    This program has been approved for a maximum of 0.00 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063
  • 7.91 Social Work
    The program has been approved for 7.91 CE contact hours for Social Workers through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.
Course opens: 
09/16/2022
Course expires: 
11/21/2022
Event starts: 
10/21/2022 - 10:00am CDT
Event ends: 
10/21/2022 - 2:30pm CDT
Cost:
$140.00
LIVE (in-person) and LIVESTREAM (virtual) attendance options are available.

LIVE (in-person attendance) will be held in the Houston Methodist Research Institute, 6670 Bertner Avenue, Houston, Texas 77030). 

LIVESTREAM information will be provided to registered learners. 

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 4.00 Attendance
  • 4.08 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 4.08 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

  • 0.00 Occupational Therapy
    13th Annual Myasthenia Gravis Conference: Health Care Professionals Day is a TOTA Approved Course from Fri, 09/16/2022 - 6:00am to Mon, 11/21/2022 - 6:00am
  • 6.50 Physical Therapy
    This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 6.50 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
  • 0.00 Respiratory Therapists
    This program has been approved for a maximum of 0.00 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063
  • 7.91 Social Work
    The program has been approved for 7.91 CE contact hours for Social Workers through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.
 
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Price

Cost:
$140.00
Please login or register to take this course.

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS

  • STEP 1 - Choose the activity format you would like to attend (LIVE or LIVESTREAM) by selecting the checkbox next to the activity and clicking the "Enroll" button. 
  • STEP 2 - Once enrolled, click the link of the activity format for which you enrolled (the Status should say "In progress") and then click the "Take Course" button to begin the activity.

FEES

REGISTRATION TYPE

FEE

Internal (Houston Methodist)

 

          Physician

$0

          Other Health Care Professional

$0

External (Non-Houston Methodist) 

 

          Physician (HMCC ACO PCP)

$0

          Physician (HMPAQ)

$0

          Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)

$0

          Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area)

$0

          Other Health Care Professional

$0

          Resident / Fellow / Student (No CME, internal/external)

$0