Neurology for the Non-Neurologist
Continuing Education Opportunity for Primary Care Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers and Nurses
UW Health, the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Neurology and the University of Wisconsin-Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) cordially invite you to attend Neurology for the Non-Neurologist.
About the Event
Specialists from the UW School of Medicine and Public Health's Department of Neurology will present clinical vignettes of common neurologic problems to educate non-neurologist providers in diagnosis, treatment and referral. Primary care physicians, advanced practice providers and nurses are encouraged to attend.
- When: Friday, November 30, 2018
- Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
- Location: Bridgewood Resort Hotel and Conference Center, 1000 Cameron Way, Wisconsin Room, Neenah, WI
- Cost: $55. Includes breakfast, lunch and an opportunity for discussion with our panel of experts.
- Symposium Director: Christopher Luzzio, MD
- Registration: Register online
Topics will include:
- Movement Disorders
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Neuromuscular Disease
- Pediatric Neurology
If you have questions, please call Jenny Becker at (608) 265-4351.
|8:45am||Welcome/Introduction||Christopher Luzzio, MD, Associate Professor|
|9am||Stroke: Overview of Acute Management||Natalie Wheeler, MD, JD, Assistant Professor|
|9:30am||Acute Vision Loss||Natalie Wheeler, MD, JD, Assistant Professor|
|10am||Introduction to Neuromuscular Disorders and EMG||Stephanie Gardon, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor|
|10:45am||Approach to the Shaky Patient||Teresa Mangin, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor|
|11:15am||Epilepsy Topics: Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures; EEGs||Evelyn Tunnell, MD, Assistant Professor|
|11:45am||Untangling Change in Mental Status||Teresa Mangin, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor|
|12:15pm||Morning Panel QA - 1st half|
|1:30pm||Demyelination: Multiple Sclerosis Update||Christopher Luzzio, MD, Associate Professor|
|2pm||What the Spell?||Meghan Furstenberg-Knauff, APNP|
|2:30pm||Evaluation of Headache||Elizabeth Lake, MD, Assistant Professor|
|3pm||Many Faces of Weakness||Justin Sattin, MD, Professor|
|3:30pm||Panel for Questions - 2nd half|
|4pm||Questions - Morning and Afternoon Sessions|
Program speakers from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Neurology include:
Neurologist who is board-certified in neurology and sub-specialized in vascular neurology. His clinical focus is the prevention, evaluation and treatment of acute stroke, with special interest in developing close collaboration with community hospitals to identify and effectively manage these patients. Dr. Sattin is currently involved in a broad range of NIH and industry-funded clinical research into the prevention and treatment of both ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke.
This activity is intended for primary care physicians, advanced practice providers and nurses.
Elements of Competence
This activity has been designed to change learner competence and focuses on the American Board of Medical Specialties areas of patient care and procedural skills, and medical knowledge. This activity also focuses on the interprofessional competencies of roles and responsibilities, and communication, and teams/teamwork.
Policy on Faculty and Sponsor Disclosure
It is the policy of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) that the faculty, authors, planners, and other persons who may influence content of this CE activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order to allow CE staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation. Detailed disclosures will be made available in the activity handout materials.
- Describe how to better localize neurological diseases with a neurology exam
- Use a neurology exam and when to refer to a specialist
In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison Interprofessional Continuing Education Partnership (ICEP) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & Iowa Board of Nursing to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation Statements
American Medical Association (AMA)
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & Iowa Board of Nursing
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 ANCC and Iowa contact hours.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350. A copy of the evaluation(s) may be sent to the Iowa Board of Nursing, 400 SW 8th St., Suite B, Des Moines, IA 50309.
Continuing Education Units
The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for .6 continuing education units (CEUs) or 6 hours.