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CME : 34.25
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27th Annual Update Neurology 2019 is organized by Harvard Medical School (HMS), The Penzias Group and will be held from Oct 21 - 25, 2019 at Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America.

Who Should Attend:
• Neurologists
• Psychiatrists
• Internists
• Family Physicians
• Nurse Practitioners
• Physician Assistants
• Residents
• Fellows
...and other medical professionals who want a comprehensive clinical update of state-­of-the-­art practices for outpatient and inpatient neurology

Accreditation:
The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 34.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
• Main Course, Neurology 2019: 30.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
• Neurologic Pain Workshop: 3.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Risk Management
This activity meets the criteria of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine for 1.25 credits of Risk Management Study

Course Description:
 Neurologists, primary care providers and specialists who diagnose and treat neurological conditions can rely on this program for a comprehensive, evidencebased review of state-of-the-art practices for outpatient and inpatient neurology. Education covers the latest guidelines, clinical strategies, and recent advances, including the use of genetic tests, optimal use of imaging, new approaches for diagnosis, and expanded options for treatment for a wide array of neurological diseases. 
Education is practical and focused on patient outcomes. Led by the foremost authorities in neurology subspecialties, the program provides tools to improve your care of patients with common, complex, and rare neurological conditions. As updates are presented, they are paired with specific practice recommendations to help you optimize patient care and outcomes. Lectures are designed to be engaging and to quickly and effectively transfer knowledge.

Comprehensive Updates and State-of-the-Art Practices for Outpatient and Inpatient Neurology
This program provides a comprehensive, evidence-based review of state-of-the-art practices for outpatient and inpatient neurology. Education covers the latest guidelines, clinical strategies, use of imaging and new diagnostic tools (including genetic tests), and recent advances for treatment for a wide array of neurological diseases.

Education is practical and focused on patient outcomes. Led by the foremost authorities in neurology and its subspecialties, the program provides tools to improve your care of patients with common, complex, and rare neurological conditions:
• Epilepsy
• Stroke
• Multiple Sclerosis
• Concussions
• N-M Junction Disorders
• Alzheimer's Disease
• Parkinson’s Disease
• Neuro-oncology
• Headache
• Spinal Cord Neurology
• Cerebellar Ataxias
• Pain
• Dementia
• Neuropathy
• Movement Disorders
• Coma
• Neuropsychiatry
• Visual Disturbances
• Autoimmune Neurology
• Neuro-infectious Disease
• Women’s Neurology
• Neuro-ophthalmological Disorders

As updates are presented, they are paired with specific practice recommendations to help you incorporate them into practice for improved patient care and outcomes. This includes:
• The new guidelines for epilepsy, stroke, neuromuscular disorders
• Comprehensive updates for treatment of neurologic pain
• Expert instruction for neuro-ophthalmology
• Expanded options to diagnose and treat dementia
• Improved management of headache
• Best practices for treatment of neurologic autoimmune disorders
• Steps to ensure delivery of high-quality care in the emergency room and in outpatient settings
• Techniques to effectively manage epilepsy and psychogenic non-epileptic seizures
• Best practices in neuro-oncology
• New insights and best practices for myelopathy and other spinal cord disorders
• Expanded options to treat movement disorders
• Updates in neuro-infectious disease
• State-of-the-art approaches to concussion and coma
• Expanded options to diagnose and treat cerebellar ataxias
• Alcohol and the nervous system: what we now know
• Use of genetic tests
• Optimal use of imaging

Practice-Changing Education
Every year, there are a staggering number of critically important updates that need to be understood and incorporated into the practice of neurology to ensure optimal patient care. This special neurology update synthesizes this vast amount of information and presents it with efficiency and effectiveness to ensure that you are current with these updates and the best ways to incorporate them into practice.

Over the course of a week, you will be immersed in an impactful and inspiring neurology learning experience. The faculty, master clinicians and leaders in field of neurology, provide a learning experience that delivers:
• Approaches that enable you to practice state-of-the-art neurology
• Guidance for clinical reasoning
• Case studies
• Dedicated time for you to pose your specific questions to leaders in their respective fields of neurology and delve into how information presented in this course can be used in your specific clinical setting

Optional Half-Day Workshop
State-of-the-Art Treatments of Neurologic Pain

Friday, October 25, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This special workshop teaches state-of-the-art approaches to pain management. You will learn the most current treatments available, and receive targeted guidance to optimize your care for your patients with neurologic pain.

Highlights include:
• New treatment options for chronic migraine
• Best practices for the care of patients with neck and back pain
• Updates in the evaluation and treatment of complex regional pain syndrome and other autonomically mediated pain syndromes
• How, when and why to use local nerve blocks
• Best ways to partner with an anesthesiologist in treating pain Practical knowledge that you can “take home” and immediately apply to patient care

Year after year, attendees report they are inspired by the knowledge transfer and find the experience to be invaluable to their clinical practice, understanding of neurologic diseases, diagnostic skills and treatment outcomes.

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Attending

Sanjay Mittal
Sanjay Mittal

Nephrology

Tracking

Kimberly  Pierce
Kimberly Pierce

Neurology

Registration Desk

Contact No. : 617-384-8600
Email:
CEPrograms@hms.harvard.edu

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Venue Address

Royal Sonesta Boston
40 Edwin H Land Blvd
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States Of America

Official Hotel

Royal Sonesta Boston,

40 Edwin H Land Blvd,

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America 02142,

+1 617-806-4200

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