Program Description: 

Neurology Grand Rounds is a weekly lecture series designed to improve clinical competency and patient care by exposing attendees to evidence-based practices and recent advances in disciplines across the breadth of the clinical neurosciences including but not limited to: neuropsychology, cognitive neurology, headache medicine, movement disorders, epilepsy, neuro-oncology, neuro-immunology, neuro-ophthalmology, vascular neurology, endovascular interventional neuroradiology, and neuro critical care. Attendees are also regularly exposed to both pertinent basic science and clinical research occurring both on campus and elsewhere.

Target audience: 
Physician
Physician (fellow/resident)
Psychologist
Social Worker
Physician Assistant
Nurse
Nurse Practitioner
Allied Health Professionals
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to: 

  • Attendees will learn how the human airway utilizes sensory input to guide essential movements related to airway protection, speech, voice, and swallowing.
  • Attendees will learn about the unique airway sensory mechanisms and airway sensory symptoms that accompany traditionally described "Movement Disorders" of Parkinson's Disease and Laryngeal Dystonia.
  • Attendees will learn how the sensory mechanisms affected in these movement disorders may provide important guidance to intervention.
Faculty & credentials: 

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Sara Pillay, PhD
  • Chad Carlson, MD
  • Michael J Hammer, M.A., Ph.D, CC-SLP

 

Presenter:
Michael J Hammer, M.A., Ph.D, CC-SLP
Associate Professor
Director, Airway Sensory Physiology Laboratory
Director, Center for Clinical Speech, Voice, and Swallow Physiology
University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

Contact

Name: 
Laura Kurth
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0650

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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. 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 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Session date: 
Friday, March 12, 2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin Virtual Meeting
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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