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Fifth Annual Update in Neurology Agenda

Friday, February 28, 2020

7:00 a.m.  -  Registration and continental breakfast

Neurological Emergencies

7:30 a.m.  -  Acute ischemic stroke, Lidia Yamada, M.D.

8:15 a.m.  -  Acute hemorrhagic stroke, Chirantan Banerjee, M.D.

9:00 a.m.  -  Acute weakness: etiologies in the peripheral nervous system, Katherine Ruzhansky, M.D., MS

9:45 a.m.  -  BREAK

10:00 a.m.  -  Status epilepticus, Zeke Campbell, M.D.

10:45 a.m.  -  Status migrainosus, Aljoeson Walker, M.D.

11:30 a.m.  -  Increased intracranial pressure, Julio Chalela, M.D.

12:00 p.m.  -  Lunch ‘n' Learn with Case Reports

Neurostimulation Therapies

12:45 p.m.  -  Principles of therapeutic brain stimulation: neurostimulation in psychiatric disorders, Mark George, M.D.

1:45 p.m.  -  Deep brain stimulation: tremor and Parkinson’s disease, Gonzalo Revuelta, D.O.

2:30 p.m.  -  Brain stimulation in the treatment of epilepsy, Jonathan C. Edwards, M.D.

3:15 p.m.  -  BREAK

3:30 p.m.  -  Classification and approach to epilepsy, Ekrem Kutluay, M.D.

4:15 p.m.  -  Use of cannabidiol as an antiepileptic drug, Jonathan Halford, M.D.

5:00 p.m.  -  Neuroethics and end of life care, Jerome Kurent, M.D., MS, MPH

5:30 p.m.  -  Adjourn for the day


Saturday, February 29, 2020

7:00 a.m.  -  Continental breakfast

Neurodiagnostics

7:30 a.m.  -  Assessment of memory and cognition, detection of focal brain pathology, Dana Szeles, Ph.D.

8:15 a.m.  -  Neurodiagnostic approaches to the dementias, Nicholas Milano, M.D.

9:00 a.m.  -  Diagnostic tools to assess movement disorders, Shabbir Merchant, M.D.

9:45 a.m.  -  BREAK

10:00 a.m.  -  Diagnostic approach to cerebrovascular disease, Lydia Yamada, M.D.

10:45 a.m.  -  Epilepsy: EEG monitoring and Imaging, Sarah E Schmitt, M.D.

11:45 a.m.  -  Lunch ‘n' Learn with Case Reports

12:30 p.m.  -  Diagnosis and treatment of immune-related epilepsy, Sarah E Schmitt, M.D.

Clinical Collaborations in the Practice of Neurology

1:15 p.m.  -  Advanced Surgical Techniques for the Treatment of Epilepsy and Brain Tumors, W. Alex Vandergrift, III, M.D.

2:30 p.m.  -  BREAK

2:45 p.m.  -  Diagnosis and management of spinal disorders, Stephen P Kalhorn, M.D.

3:45 p.m.  -  Evaluation and management of the dizzy patient, Habib Rizk, M.D.

4:45 p.m.  -  Update on ALS: presentations, evaluations, and multidisciplinary integrative care, Amy Chen, M.D., PhD; Jill Monger, PT, MS, ATP; Victoria S Whalen, OTR/L

5:30 p.m.  -  Adjourn for the day