15th Annual Advances in Neurology - LIVE (In-Person)

Houston, TX US
September 23, 2022 to September 24, 2022

LIVE (In-Person) attendance

Presented by the Houston Methodist Neurological Institute

There have been significant advances in the diagnosis and treatment of many neurological diseases. Attempts to cover these scientific advances have been made through peer-reviewed journals, national and international society meetings, and consensus statements. This program will emphasize evidence-based strategy for the current treatment of neurological disorders and cutting-edge research in novel therapeutics.

FEES

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Houston Methodist (HM) Neurological Institute Employee$10
Physician (Houston Methodist - SPG, PCG)$25
Physician (HMCC ACO PCP)$25
Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)$465
Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area)$50
All Other Health Care Professionals (HM) $25
All Other Health Care Professionals (Non-HM) $50
Resident / Fellow / Student$10

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Target Audience

This conference is designed for physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech-language therapists and residents/fellows in the neurological sciences will benefit from this course.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Apply new medical and surgical therapies for the treatment of neurological diseases
  • Discuss new and future therapies for stroke, epilepsy, demyelinating diseases, headaches, Parkinson’s disease, and neuromuscular diseases
  • Describe the diagnosis and treatment of dementias, vestibular dysfunction, stroke, and complex headache presentations
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 13.25 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 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 0.00 ASET
    This program has been approved for 0.00 ASET CEUs total. Partial credit is available to those participants unable to attend the entire program. Please be sure to sign in each day for credit.
  • 13.25 Attendance
  • 12.83 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 12.83 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
    15th Annual Advances in Neurology - LIVE (In-Person) is a TOTA Approved Course from Thu, 05/19/2022 - 10:00am to Mon, 10/31/2022 - 12:35pm
  • 0.00 Physical Therapy
    This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 0.00 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
  • 0.00 Speech Language Pathologists
    This program has been approved for 0.00 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: 
05/19/2022
Course expires: 
10/31/2022
Event starts: 
09/23/2022 - 7:00am CDT
Event ends: 
09/24/2022 - 4:45pm CDT
Cost:
$465.00
Friday, September 23, 2022
Time Topic Speaker(s)
7:00 AMRegistration and Breakfast 
8:00Welcome and Introductions Rajan R. Gadhia, MD; Eugene C. Lai, MD, PhD
8:05Insights and Experiences – The Journey of a GiantStanley H. Appel, MD
8:55Mechanism and Consequences of De- and Dys-myelinationJun Li, MD
9:45Break and Exhibits
10:05Post-COVID Presentations of Neuromuscular DiseasesSheetal Shroff, MD
10:55Advances in Therapies for Myasthenia GravisEricka P. Greene, MD 
11:45Lunch and Exhibits
1:00 PMAnnouncements and Introductions Rajan R. Gadhia, MD; Eugene C. Lai, MD, PhD
1:05The Next Frontier in Stroke: Neuro-rehabilitation and Neuro-recoveryTimea Hodics, MD 
1:55Advances in Stem Cell Transplant and Neuro-recovery in Multiple SclerosisFlavia Nelson, MD
2:45Break and Exhibits
3:05Advances in Medical Management of EpilepsyAmit Verma, MD 
3:55Advances in Surgical Management of EpilepsyBrandy Ma, MD
4:45Adjournment  
   
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Time Topic Speaker(s)
7:00 AMRegistration and Breakfast 
8:00Welcome and Introductions Rajan R. Gadhia, MD; Eugene C. Lai, MD, PhD
8:05Advances in Neuroimaging: Predicting Disability from OnsetJoseph C. Masdeu, MD, PhD 
8:55Advances in Managing Neuroinflammation in Alzheimer’s DiseaseAlireza Faridar, MD
9:45Break and Exhibits
10:05Advances in Neuro-Endovascular Approach in Acute Ischemic StrokeThabele Leslie-Mazwi, MD
10:55Advances in Stroke Recovery – A Physical Medicine Rehabilitation PerspectiveNicole Mazwi, MD
11:45Lunch and Exhibits
1:00 PMAnnouncements and Introductions Rajan R. Gadhia, MD; Eugene C. Lai, MD, PhD
1:05Advances in Vertigo and Neuro-otologyTerry Fife, MD
1:55Long Road to Understanding Effective Migraine TherapiesJulia L. Jones, MD
2:45Break and Exhibits
3:05Advances on Sleep, Psychosis, and Other Non-Motor Features of Parkinson’s DiseaseWilliam G. Ondo, MD 
3:55Life After Hospitalization with Parkinson’s Disease: What Next?Eugene C. Lai, MD, PhD 
4:45Adjournment  
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 Houston Methodist Research Institute, 6670 Bertner Avenue. 

 

COURSE DIRECTORS
 
Rajan R. Gadhia, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Program Director, Vascular Neurology Fellowship Program
Director, Houston Methodist Hospital Acute TeleNeurology
Medical Director, Houston Methodist Concussion Center
Eddy Scurlock Stroke Center
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Eugene C. Lai, MD, PhD
Robert W. Hervey Distinguished Endowed Chair for Parkinson’s Disease Research and Treatment
Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
GUEST FACULTY
 
Terry Fife, MD
Director of the Balance Disorders and Vestibular Neurology Program
Professor, Department of Neurology
Barrow Neurological Institute
Phoenix, Arizona
 
Thabele Leslie-Mazwi, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology
Warren and Jermaine Magnuson Endowed Chair in Medicine for Neurosciences
Co-Director, Neurosciences Institute
UW Medicine | University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
 
Nicole Mazwi, MD
Director of Stroke Rehabilitation
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
UW Medicine | University of Washington
Seattle, Washington
 
Flavia Nelson, MD
Professor of Neurology
Chief, CNS Autoimmune Disorders Division
Director, Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence
Don Soffer Clinical Research Center
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Miami, Florida
 
HOUSTON METHODIST FACULTY
 
Stanley H. Appel, MD
Peggy and Gary Edwards Distinguished Chair in ALS Research
Director, Johnson Center for Cellular Therapeutics
Professor of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Alireza Faridar, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Ericka P. Greene, MD
The Sumner Family Distinguished Chair in Neuromuscular Research
Professor of Neurology
Vice Chair of Education
Program Director, Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine Residency
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Timea Hodics, MD
Neuroimaging, Vascular Neurology, Neurology
Eddy Scurlock Stroke Center
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
 
Julia L. Jones, MD
General Neurology Division
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
 
Jun Li, MD, PhD, FANA, FAAN
Chair, Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
 
Brandy Ma, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Joseph C. Masdeu, MD, PhD
Graham Family Distinguished Chair for Neurological Sciences
Director, Nantz National Alzheimer Center and Neuroimaging
Professor of Neurology
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
William G. Ondo, MD
Professor of Neurology
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Director, Movement Disorders Clinic
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Sheetal Shroff, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Amit Verma, MD
Professor of Neurology
Program Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Residency
Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

Available Credit

  • 13.25 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 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 0.00 ASET
    This program has been approved for 0.00 ASET CEUs total. Partial credit is available to those participants unable to attend the entire program. Please be sure to sign in each day for credit.
  • 13.25 Attendance
  • 12.83 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 12.83 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
    15th Annual Advances in Neurology - LIVE (In-Person) is a TOTA Approved Course from Thu, 05/19/2022 - 10:00am to Mon, 10/31/2022 - 12:35pm
  • 0.00 Physical Therapy
    This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 0.00 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
  • 0.00 Speech Language Pathologists
    This program has been approved for 0.00 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:
$465.00
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FEES

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Houston Methodist (HM) Neurological Institute Employee$10
Physician (Houston Methodist - SPG, PCG)$25
Physician (HMCC ACO PCP)$25
Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)$465
Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area)$50
All Other Health Care Professionals (HM) $25
All Other Health Care Professionals (Non-HM) $50
Resident / Fellow / Student$10