Events

  • 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.


  • May
    11
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Katalin Scherer, MD, and Linda L. Restifo, MD, PhD

     

    Katalin Scherer, MD
    Associate Professor
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
    Banner ALS and Neuromuscular Clinics
    MDA Neuromuscular Care Center at CCRS - Tucson

    Linda L. Restifo, MD, PhD
    Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Cellular & Molecular Medicine
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
    The Center for Applied Genetics and Genomic Medicine

     

    "Whole exome sequencing for molecular diagnosis of early-onset peripheral neuropathy with intellectual disability"

     


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Improve diagnostic accuracy in rare disorders.
    2.  Improve practice of cost effective medicine by understanding the role of genetic testing.
    3.  Expand the genotypes and phenotypes of severe hereditary neuropathy.

    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
    4
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Baldassarre D. Stea, MD, PhD, FASTRO

    Professor and Department Head
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    University of Arizona Cancer Center
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "SRS and Immunotherapy for Treatment of Melanoma Brain Metastases"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Learn the mechanism of action for different immuno-therapeutic agents and their interaction with radiation.
    2Review data on best sequencing of SRS with immunotherapy.
    3.  Learn on the safety and risks associated with SRS and different types of immunotherapy drugs.

    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.


  • Apr
    20
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds *Cancelled*

    ***CANCELLED***

     
    There will not be a Neuroscience Grand Rounds presented in Tucson on Friday, April 20, 2018!

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


  • Apr
    6
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Nirali Soni, MD

    Epilepsy Fellow
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "Gen Z: The Newest Anti-Epileptic Drugs"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  To learn of the latest available anti-epileptic therapies.
    2.  To understand AED mechanism of action.
    3.  Choosing the right AED for your patients.

    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.

     


  • Apr
    27
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Seenaiah Byreddy, MD

    Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "Management of Myasthenia Gravis"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1Become more familiar with Myasthenia Gravis treatment options.
    2.  Learn treatment of refractory generalized Myasthenia Gravis (gMG).
    3.  Monitoring chronic steroid use.

    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.


  • Apr
    13
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Richard E. Frye, MD, PhD, FAAP, FAAN, CPI

    Chief, Neurodevelopmental Disorders Section
    Director of Autism Program
    Phoenix Children’s Hospital
    Professor of Child Health
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix

     

    "Treatment of Autism Pathophysiology to Achieve Optimal Outcomes"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  To recognize the pathophysiological abnormalities that underline autism spectrum disorder.
    2.  To identify the treatable conditions associated with autism spectrum disorder.
    3.  To explain the evidence based treatments for autism.

    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.


  • Apr
    2
    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.


  • Mar
    30
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds M&M Conference, Closed except to members of the Department of Neurology, the Division of Neuroradiology, and the Division of Neurosurgery

    M&M Conference - This conference is closed except to members of the Department of Neurology, the Division of Neuroradiology, and the Division of Neurosurgery!



    *** SORRY, NO OUTSIDE GUESTS ALLOWED AT THIS EVENT! ***

     
    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.

    Series Learning Objectives:

    1) Be better able to use modern technology to diagnose neurological disorders.
    2) Identify and manage complications of treatments.
    3) Use evidence based practices in the care of neurological patients.

    NO LIVE VIDEO STREAMING THIS WEEK!

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


  • Mar
    23
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Rana Moosavi, MD and Urooba Faheem, MD

     

    Rana Moosavi, MD
    PGY-4 Resident, Chief Resident
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

    Urooba Faheem, MD
    PGY-4 Resident
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "What is the relationship between Stroke and Seizure?"

     


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Identifying strokes that present as seizures.
    2.  Post-stroke seizure management.
    3.  Application to the elderly population.

    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.


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