Contemporary Neurological Challenges in Community Practice: A Practical Approach

Milwaukee, WI US
January 14, 2017

This course will seek to improve the ability to identify signs and symptoms associated with specific neurologic disorders; understand treatment options and referral guidelines for patients with neurological symptoms; instruct on follow up recommendations to enable the primary care provider to successfully manage neurological symptoms within their practice.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 8  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 8 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Nurse Practitioner CE Activities Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of Nurse Practitioner continuing education.  Provider Number: 150930.

Refund Policy: Refunds will be provided less $25 handling fee

Please Note: All registrations will be assessed a $5 non-refundable processing fee.

This conference is complimentary for Fellows, Residents and Students if registering on or before January 6, 2017. To receive your complimentary registration contact Jenny Her at 414-805-9690.

Onsite Registration Fees:
Physicians - $150.00
Allied Health Care Professionals - $125.00
Fellows & Residents - $50.00
Students - $35.00
 

Target Audience

Physicians
Nurse Practitioners
Physician Assistants
Allied Health Care Professionals
Fellows & Residents
Medical Students
 

Learning Objectives

  1. Present evidence-based as well as expert evidence approaches to addressing the common problems identified.
     
  2. Review the approaches to obtaining the most meaningful diagnostic tests for a given presentation.
     
  3. Provide strategies to aid in optimizing consultations through understanding of choosing the optimal subspecialists for specific cases for optimized treatment or when to choose a general neurologist to aid in situations requiring clarification of diagnosis.
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Jenny Her
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 805-9690
Email: 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 8.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
  • 8.00 NP Contact Hours
Course opens: 
12/05/2016
Course expires: 
04/20/2017
Event starts: 
01/14/2017 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
01/14/2017 - 4:45pm
Cost:
$5.00
The Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Alumni Center
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States

For participants who will need hotel accommodations, the Medical College of Wisconsin has made arrangements for a discounted rate at the following hotels.

Radisson Hotel Milwaukee West, 2303 N Mayfair Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226
Guest rooms are reserved at the special discounted rate of $102.00 plus applicable sales tax per night. To receive this special discounted rate, reservations should be made no later than Wednesday, December 28, 2016 by calling Reservations at (414) 257-3400. Mention booking with "Neurology CME Conference" to ensure the special group rate.

Guests can also make their room reservations online by going to the Radisson website at www.radisson.com/Milwaukeewi_west. Go to the More Search Option and enter (Promotional Code) as the rate type, and enter your assigned group code of NEUCME. 

Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West, 10499 Innovation Drive, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
Guest rooms are reserved at the special discounted rate of $109.00 plus applicable sales tax per night. To receive this special discounted rate, reservations should be made no later than Friday, December 30, 2016 by calling in-house reservation at (414) 389-8563. Mention booking with "Neurology CME Event" to ensure the special group rate.

Guests can also make their room reservations online: Neurology CME Event Block. IATA # (99801505) and Group Code (NLG) should already be filled in. Choose your one night stay and choose Book. PLEASE NOTE that this link will NOT work on mobile devices or tablets.




This conference is complimentary for Fellows, Residents and Students if placed on or before January 6, 2017.
To receive your complimentary registration contact Jenny Her at 414-805-9690. 
 



For all registrations received after January 6, 2017 on-site fees will apply.

Frederick Freitag, DO - Course Director
Paul Barkhaus, MD - Planning Committee
John Lynch, MD - Planning Committee
Jennifer Koop, PhD - Planning Committee
Elizabeth Daly, APNP - Planning Committee

Bernd Remler, MD - Faculty Presenter
Derrick Shumate, DO - Faculty Presenter
Marc Lazzaro, MD - Faculty Presenter
Juan Figueroa, MD - Faculty Presenter
Brian-Fred Fitzsimmons, MD - Faculty Presenter
Fallon Schloemer, DO - Faculty Presenter
Laura Umfleet, PsyD - Faculty Presenter
Matthew Harmelink, MD - Faculty Presenter

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Available Credit

  • 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 8.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
  • 8.00 NP Contact Hours

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
12/05/2016
Course expires: 
04/20/2017

Price

Cost:
$5.00
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