Events

  • Jun
    29
    **Cancelled** Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    ***CANCELLED***


    There will not be a Neuroscience Grand Rounds presented in Tucson on Friday, June 29, 2018!


    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.
     


  • Jun
    25
    Stroke Case Conference

    STROKE CASE CONFERENCE

    "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference"

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Using a case-based discussion, learn the pathophysiology and mechanism for each stroke subtype.
    2.  Using a case-based discussion, interpret multimodal stroke neuroimaging studies.
    3.  Discuss evidence-based approaches to stroke treatment.

    CME Credit Provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    PLEASE NOTE: The "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conferences" are held on the first and fourth Monday of each month.

    Please contact Larna J. Morton lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you have any questions or would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds - Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference listserv.
     


  • Jun
    22
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Friday, June 22, 2018
    8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
    UA Health Sciences, Room 5403

    Satinder Sandhu, MD
    Headache Fellow
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

    "Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide (CGRP): The New Migraine Breakthrough?"

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Learn introduction to migraines: episodic vs. chronic, and current treatments.
    2.  Understand CGRP history and mechanism.
    3.  Identify CGRP treatment options.

    CME Credit Provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.
     


     


  • Jun
    15
    **CANCELLED** Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    **CANCELLED**

    There will not be a Neuroscience Grand Rounds presented in Tucson on Friday, June 15, 2018 – due to the Annual Neurology Faculty Retreat!

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.
     


  • Jun
    8
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    C. Bree Johnston, MD, MPH, FACP
    Professor, Department of Medicine
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

    "Challenging Conversations in Patients with Serious Illness"

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Discuss communication strategies that can assist health care providers in communicating effectively with patients and families.
    2.  Incorporate at least one new strategy into your own communication toolbox.
    3.  Discuss the suggested "6 step" approach to dealing with patients and families who request non-beneficial treatments and/or who are hoping for a miracle.

    CME Credit Provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.
     


  • May
    28
    **CANCELLED** Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    **CANCELLED** STROKE CASE CONFERENCE

    In observance of Memorial Day, there will not be a "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference" held in Tucson on Monday, May 28, 2018!

    PLEASE NOTE: The "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conferences" are held on the first and fourth Monday of each month.

    Please contact Larna J. Morton lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you have any questions or would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds - Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference listserv
     


  • Jun
    4
    Stroke Case Conference

    STROKE CASE CONFERENCE

    "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference"

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Using a case-based discussion, learn the pathophysiology and mechanism for each stroke subtype.
    2.  Using a case-based discussion, interpret multimodal stroke neuroimaging studies.
    3.  Discuss evidence-based approaches to stroke treatment.

    CME Credit Provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    PLEASE NOTE: The "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conferences" are held on the first and fourth Monday of each month.

    Please contact Larna J. Morton lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you have any questions or would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds - Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference listserv.
     


  • Jun
    1
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Martin E. Weinand, MD, FACS
    Professor, Department of Surgery
    Program Director, Neurosurgery Residency
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    "Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Surgery Update"

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand current neuroscience evidence supporting surgery for intractable temporal lobe epilepsy.
    2.  Identify minimally invasive surgical therapies for palliation and ablation of temporal lobe seizure foci.
    3.  Understand prognostic value of traditional and emerging technologies for selecting temporal lobe epilepsy candidates.

    CME Credit Provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.
     


  • May
    25
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Phillip Glotser, MD & Anne Hatch, DO
    Phillip Glotser, MD
    PGY-4 Resident
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

    Anne Hatch, DO
    PGY-4 Resident
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

    "Overview of Complementary and Alternative Treatments of Neurological Disorders"

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Increase awareness of the broad range of nontraditional treatments of neurological disorders.
    2.  Review the latest available research findings assessing efficacy of such treatments.
    3.  Discuss general safety concerns and identify specific risks of select nontraditional treatments.

    CME Credit Provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.


  • May
    18
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Kasey Poon, MD, MS

    Physician Consultant
    3M Health Information Systems
    Consulting Services

     

    "Clinical Documentation Improvement"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Explain how clinical documentation is used to produce data about physicians and hospitals.
    2.  Distinguish between MS-DRG and APR-DRG methodologies.
    3.  Recall what the ultimate goal of the clinical documentation improvement program is.


    PLEASE NOTE: "CME CREDIT WILL NOT BE AWARDED FOR THIS SESSION."


    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

     Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.


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