Program Description: 

This conference is an enriching multi-disciplinary forum comprised mainly of representatives from neurology, neuroradiology, neuropsychology, psychiatry/psychology, and neurosurgery. Its purpose is to discuss potential surgical options for patients with drug-resistant epilepsy.  Through an interactive experience, clinical and neurophysiologic (and neuroanatomic) data is analyzed as a group to devise a consensus opinion regarding a safe, feasible surgical strategy for a patient's particular epilepsy. All learners from all backgrounds (students, fellows, support staff) are welcome to participate.

 

Key words:  Drug-resistant epilepsy, Ablative surgery, Neurostimulation, Neuroimaging, Electroencephalography (EEG), Neuropsychology

Target audience: 
  • Physicians
  • Physician (fellow/resident)
  • Psychologist
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Allied Health Care Professionals
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Review the standard of care as it pertains to the development of treatment plans for patients with medically refractory epilepsy 
  • Explore new treatment options and new indications for established treatment options for patients with medically refractory epilepsy
  • Explain the current evidence-based guidelines for the evaluation of medically refractory epilepsy
Faculty & credentials: 
In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
(List those with no financial relationships to disclose)
  • Chad Carlson, MD
  • Manoj Raghavan, MD PhD
  • Patrick Bauer, MD

The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

Name

Company

Role

Christopher Anderson, MD
Neuropace
Consultant
Christopher Anderson, MD
Expert Institute
Consultant

Contact

Name: 
Meghan Delmore
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0626
Accreditation Statement
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians
 
Designation of Credit 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 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: 
01/11/2022 - 8:00am to 9:30am CST
Location: 
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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