5th Annual Fall Conference: Management of Neurologic and Neurosurgical Disorders in Daily Practice

Featured Speaker: Dr. Miles Hassell “Brain Health and Lifestyle: Which Choices Really Matter?”

The Providence Brain and Spine Institute’s 5th Annual Fall Conference: Management of Neurologic and Neurosurgical Disorders in Daily Practice, was established in cooperation between neuroscience and primary care providers to provide the sharing of care pathways and special tools to aid in daily practice. This course provides comprehensive knowledge of neurologic and neurosurgical conditions through unbiased, case-based presentations, recent updates, evidence-based approaches.

This event is being offered without industry support and is fully supported by the Providence Brain and Spine Institute, Brain Academy and tuition from the conference.

For more information email  or call 503-216-1295.

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Target Audience

Primary care providers, specialists, NPs, RNs, PAs, residents, fellows and any healthcare professional interested in the management of movement disorders.

Registration

Registration for this event is now closed

Cost

Both days:

Non-Providence employee: MD/DO: $400
Non-Providence: Fellow, Resident, RN, Allied Health, All other health care professionals: $325

Providence employee: MD/DO: $250
Reduced fee: Providence Fellow, Resident, RN, Allied Health, All other health care professionals: $175

One day:

Non-Providence MD/DO: $200
Non-Providence Fellow, Resident, RN, Allied Health, all other health care professionals: $160

Providence employee MD/DO: $125
Reduced fee: Providence Fellow, Resident, RN, Allied Health, all other health care professionals: $85

Cancellations

Requests for cancellation must written and sent by email to Provbrain.academy@providence.org. Since the course for which you registered has a fee and you paid online, if you find that you are unable to attend the conference, please contact us as soon as possible as a courtesy to those who may be waiting for a spot.

To receive a refund, the cancellation notice must be received 14 days in advance of the event. You will be issued a full refund in the same form of payment that the registration was received.

Checks

Please make checks payable to the Providence Brain and Spine Institute and mail to: 9135 SW Barnes Rd., Suite 363, Portland, OR 97225. Checks must be received within 14 days of the event.

Agenda

Day 1

7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 7:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
 8 a.m. Welcome

Tremor | Movement Disorders

 8:10 a.m. Differential Diagnosis and Tremor Disorders
Dr. Joanna O’Leary | Download presentation »
 8:50 a.m. Parkinson’s Disease: Key Treatment Considerations
Dr. Elise Anderson | Download presentation »
 9:30 a.m. DBS Surgery -What Should You Know?
Dr. Seth Oliveria | Download presentation »
 10:10 a.m. Q&A
Break

Epilepsy | Seizures

 10:30 a.m. First Seizure Evaluation and Updates on Epilepsy Management
Dr. Julia Toub | Download presentation »
 11:10 a.m. Psychological Comorbidity in Epilepsy
Dr. Julia Toub | Download presentation »
 11:40 a.m. Surgical Treatment for Epilepsy
Dr. Seth Oliveria | Download presentation »
 12:10 p.m. Q&A
Dr. Seth Oliveria
Lunch

Neuromuscular

 1:30 p.m. Neuromuscular: Exam & Electrodiagnostics
Dr. Steven Day
  Q&A

Multiple Sclerosis

 2:45 p.m. Update: Therapies for Managing MS Symptoms
Dr. Elisabeth Lucassen | Download presentation »
 3:30 p.m. Cognitive and Emotional Changes in MS
Dr. Kiren Kresa-Reahl | Download presentation »
 4:10 p.m. Q&A
 4:35 p.m. Closing Remarks

Day 2

7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 7:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
 8 a.m. Welcome
 8:10 a.m. “Brain Health and Lifestyle: Which Choices Really Matter?”
Miles Hassell, M.D. | Download presentation »

Stroke Prevention | Research | Surgery

  8:50 a.m. Update on Acute Stroke Treatment and TIAs
Dr. Lowenkopf | Download presentation& »;
 9:35 a.m. Surgical Advancement in Acute Stroke Treatment
Dr. Deshmukh
 10:20 a.m. Q&A
Break

Headache | Dizziness

 10:35 a.m. Conquering Headache and Migraine – Case Studies
Dr. Alex Krob
 11:35 a.m. Spinning to Clarity: Dizziness and Vertigo
Dr. Thomas Phipps | Download presentation »
 12:20 p.m. Q&A
Dr. Seth Oliveria
 12:30 p.m. Lunch

Neuro Oncology | Brain Tumor

 1:30 p.m. Advancements in Neuro-Oncology
Dr. Ricky Chen | Download presentation »
 2:10 p.m. Surgical Treatment of a Brain Tumor
Dr. Pankaj Gore
 2:55 p.m. Break

Back Pain | Chronic Pain Management

 3:10 p.m. Examination and Diagnosis of Pain
Dr. Kenneth Nguyen | Download presentation »
 3:30 p.m. Back Pain Treatment Options and Prevention
Dr. Kenneth Nguyen | Download presentation »
 4:10 p.m. Q&A
 4:35 p.m. Closing Remarks - Adjourn

Accreditation

Professional Education

Providence Health & Services – Oregon Region designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA Credit breakdown:

Thursday: 7 credits
Friday: 7 credits
Total: 14 credits

Professional nursing education

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center Department of Nursing, 9205 SW Barnes Road, Portland, Oregon is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider number CEP8693, approved for 16.6 nursing contact hours. Please reference CE 48 when referencing this event for nursing credit.

Other health care professionals

A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

Providence Health & Services – Oregon Region is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

For more information and accreditation details email or call 503-216-1295.

Parking

Ample parking at the Double Tree hotel garage. Pick-up your free parking voucher at the registration desk.