47th Annual Course in Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Philadelphia, PA US
January 29, 2020 to January 31, 2020

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The Annual Course in Electrodiagnostic Medicine is designed for medical practitioners involved in the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of patients with peripheral nervous system diseases and injuries. This course mixes didactic lectures, case presentations and audience response to introduce and reinforce new information and best clinical practices.

Learn and improve skills in:

  • Basic concepts including membrane conduction physiology, firing pattern identification of voluntary and spontaneous wave forms as well as recruitment pattern analysis
  • Indications and contradictions for the use of botulinum toxin for treating spasticity and focal dystonias of the head and limbs
  • Differentiating axonal from demyelinating pathology as well as localization of site of nerve pathology based on electrical findings
  • Identifying anterior horn cell, neuromuscular junction diseases and myopathies

    This course is designed for neurologists, physiatrists and allied health professionals who diagnose, manage and treat neurological and neuromuscular motor disorders.  Please review the list of prerequisite knowledge for the course.

    Additional information
    Jefferson Content Development By: 
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH)
    Content Areas: 
    Neurology
    Rehabilitation Medicine
    Course Format: 
    Live Conference
    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 21.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 21.50 Attendance
    Course opens: 
    10/16/2019
    Course expires: 
    10/25/2020
    Event starts: 
    01/29/2020 - 8:00am
    Event ends: 
    01/31/2020 - 5:00pm
    Cost:
    $500.00
    Rating: 
    0

    PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AGENDA & LEARNING OBJECTIVES

    For more course information, please view the preliminary program agenda and learning objectives.

    Jefferson Alumni Hall
    1020 Locust Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    United States

    All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and allied health professionals are required to disclose to the audience:

    1. Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
    2. Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.

    Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. ​Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.

    PHYSICIANS
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 21.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    OTHER PROFESSIONALS
    Continuing Education Hour verification is provided to other professionals who successfully complete this symposium. A certificate of completion of 21.5 Continuing Education Hours will be provided.

    PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS
    The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. (www.aapa.org).

    Available Credit

    • 21.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 21.50 Attendance

    Accreditation Period

    Course opens: 
    10/16/2019
    Course expires: 
    10/25/2020

    Price

    Cost:
    $500.00
    Please login or register to take this course.

    REGISTRATION

     Fee
    Practicing Physician/Other Healthcare Provider - Entire Course$500
    Practicing Physician/Other Healthcare Provider - Two Days$450
    Practicing Physician/Other Healthcare Provider - One Day$225
    Non-Jefferson Resident or Fellow - Entire Course$225 

     

    HOW TO REGISTER

    IMPORTANT DEADLINES:

    • Pre-registration ends Monday, January 27, 2020. Onsite registration will be accepted.
    • No refunds will be granted after Wednesday, January 15, 2020. See full refund policy

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