13th Annual Myasthenia Gravis Conference: Health Care Professionals Day - LIVE (In-Person)

Houston, TX US
October 21, 2022

LIVE (In-Person) attendance (LIMITED SPACE 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

Free

          Other Health Care Professional

Free

External (Non-Houston Methodist) 

 

          Physician (HMCC ACO PCP)

Free

          Physician (HMPAQ)

Free

Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)

$140

Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area)

$50

Other Health Care Professional

Free

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

Free

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: 

  • Review the clinical presentations and progression of myasthenic syndromes and associated comorbidities
  • Educate on current and emerging therapies for the symptomatic and disease treatment of these disorders
  • Describe emerging therapies and research outcomes for these and related disorders
  • Explain the 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.

  • 8.00 Occupational Therapy
    13th Annual Myasthenia Gravis Conference: Health Care Professionals Day - LIVE (In-Person) is a TOTA Approved Course from Thu, 09/22/2022 - 6:00am to Mon, 11/21/2022 - 6:00am
  • 8.00 Physical Therapy
    This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 8.00 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
  • 3.24 Respiratory Therapists
    This program has been approved for a maximum of 3.24 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.
  • 4.00 Speech Language Pathologists
    This program has been approved for 4.00 clock hours of continuing education credit by the Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association (TSHA). TSHA approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedures.
Course opens: 
09/22/2022
Course expires: 
11/21/2022
Event starts: 
10/21/2022 - 10:00am CDT
Event ends: 
10/21/2022 - 2:30pm CDT
Cost:
$140.00
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Avenue
John F. Bookout Auditorium, 2nd Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States

In-person attendance will be held in the John F. Bookout Auditorium, 2nd Floor, Houston Methodist Research Institute, 6670 Bertner Avenue. 

 

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.

  • 8.00 Occupational Therapy
    13th Annual Myasthenia Gravis Conference: Health Care Professionals Day - LIVE (In-Person) is a TOTA Approved Course from Thu, 09/22/2022 - 6:00am to Mon, 11/21/2022 - 6:00am
  • 8.00 Physical Therapy
    This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 8.00 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
  • 3.24 Respiratory Therapists
    This program has been approved for a maximum of 3.24 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.
  • 4.00 Speech Language Pathologists
    This program has been approved for 4.00 clock hours of continuing education credit by the Texas Speech-Language-Hearing Association (TSHA). TSHA approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedures.

Price

Cost:
$140.00
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FEES

REGISTRATION TYPE

FEE

Internal (Houston Methodist)

 

          Physician

Free

          Other Health Care Professional

Free

External (Non-Houston Methodist) 

 

          Physician (HMCC ACO PCP)

Free

          Physician (HMPAQ)

Free

Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)

$140

Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area)

$50

Other Health Care Professional

Free

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

Free