Iowa Neurological Association Annual Meeting

Iowa City, IA US
October 26, 2019
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Target Audience

Healthcare professionals who work in neurology. 

Purpose

Neurologists need to have and understand current delivery methods and treatment options for their patients. This conference will increase the knowledge of learners in multiple disease factors and delivery methods to improve the quality of care being given to their patients.

Learning Objectives

  • Explore issues relating to advancing mind and brain health care across the region.
  • Appreciate the advantages linking community members, practitioners, and researchers to build regional platforms for recruiting potential research subjects with neurological disorders.
  • Describe the outcomes of a multi-specialty, multi-disciplinary, quality improvement project to improve care and team communication.
  • Review the accuracy of different commercially available software in automatic seizure detection.

Agenda

8:15 amRegistration
9 amWelcome 
9:15 am

Movement Disorders and DBS: Patient Selection, Programming and Ongoing Research Projects

Nandakumar Narayanan, MD
Vice Chair for Basic and Translational Research; Assistant Director of Clinical Neuroscientist Training Program in Neurology and Residency Program in Neurology, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

Introduction to Neuroanatomy

Justin Sipla, PhD
Associate of Anatomy, Cell Biology, and Neurology, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

10:30 amBreak
10:45 am

DBS on Movement Disorders Patients

Jeremy Greenlee, MD
Arnold H. Menezes Chair in Neurosurgery; Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine    

Neuro Imaging:  Neuro-Radiologists

Harold Adams, MD
Professor of Neurology, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

This lecture focuses on the interpretation of CT and MRI aimed at APP working in a neurologic practice.

  • Present some basic principles for imaging of the brain.
  • Discuss the two most common techniques: Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Review some representative anatomic correlations and some examples of abnormal imaging studies.
11:45 amLunch
1 pm

Deep Brain Stimulation in Epilepsy

Gena Ghearing, MD
Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship Program; Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

2 pmBreak
2:15 pmResident Lecture
2:45 pmResident Lecture
3:15 pmAdjourn

DISCLOSURES

Relevant to the content of this educational activity, the following individual(s) have no conflict(s) with commercial interest companies to disclose.

  • Harold Adams, MD, Speaker
  • Gena Ghearing, MD, Speaker
  • Karina Gonzalez Otarula, MD, Speaker

Relevant to the content of this educational activity, the following individual(s) have a conflict(s) with commercial interest companies to disclose.

  • Lama Abdel Wahed, MD, Speaker - No financial relationships to disclose but does intend to discuss off-label uses of commercial products/devices.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.25 AOA Category 2­A
  • 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 4.25 IBON
  • 4.25 CE Contact Hour(s)
Course opens: 
10/26/2019
Course expires: 
10/26/2019
Event starts: 
10/26/2019 - 9:15am
Event ends: 
10/26/2019 - 3:15pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
The Graduate Iowa City
10 S Dubuque Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
United States

Continuing Education Credit

  • MD:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Iowa Medical Society (IMS) through the joint providership of Des Moines University (DMU) and the Iowa Medical Society. DMU is accredited by IMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 4.25 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.
  • Nurse: Des Moines University is Iowa Board of Nursing approved provider #112. This live activity has been reviewed and approved for 4.25 continuing education contact hour(s). No partial credit awarded.​
  • Other Healthcare Professionals: This live activity is designated for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

EDUCATIONAL GRANTS

No commercial interest company provided financial support for this continuing education activity.

DISCLOSURE

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content and the selection of speakers is the responsibility of the activity director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas. The information provided at this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

Available Credit

  • 4.25 AOA Category 2­A
  • 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 4.25 IBON
  • 4.25 CE Contact Hour(s)

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/26/2019
Course expires: 
10/26/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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