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.

 

Activity Director:
Patrick Bauer, MD
Assistant Professor, Neurology
The Medical College of Wisconsin
(List those with no financial relationships to disclose)

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.

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Contact

Name: 
Meghan Delmore
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0626
Series date: 
01/01/2022 - 8:00am CST to 12/31/2022 - 9:30am CST

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 1.5 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 1.5 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Group description: 
Refractory Epilepsy Conference
Series location: 
The Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Virtual Meeting
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States

Sessions

Session Date
Epilepsy Conference 01/04/2022 - 8:00am to 9:30am CST
Epilepsy Conference 01/11/2022 - 8:00am to 9:30am CST
Epilepsy Conference 01/18/2022 - 8:00am to 9:30am CST
Epilepsy Conference 01/25/2022 - 8:00am to 9:30am CST