48th Annual Course in Electrodiagnostic Medicine - Virtual Meeting

January 28, 2021 to January 29, 2021

The Annual Course in Electrodiagnostic Medicine is designed for clinicians 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 year's conference will be a virtual event with pre-conference modules and two days of live instruction. The pre-conference modules are mandatory and must be completed before the the live portion of the conference, which will build upon content from the modules.

    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: 
    • 18.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 18.25 Attendance
    Course opens: 
    11/30/2020
    Course expires: 
    03/15/2021
    Event starts: 
    01/28/2021 - 8:00am
    Event ends: 
    01/29/2021 - 3:30pm
    Cost:
    $500.00
    Rating: 
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    PRELIMINARY PROGRAM AGENDA & LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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

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    This year's conference will be a virtual event with pre-conference modules and two days of live instruction. The pre-conference modules are mandatory and must be completed before the the live portion of the conference, which will build upon content from the modules. Instructions will be emailed to registered participants before the conference. 

    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.

    ACCREDITATION

    In support of improving patient care, Thomas Jefferson University is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

     

     

    DESIGNATION OF CREDITS

    PhysiciansThis educational activity is designated for a maximum of 18.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Other Healthcare Professionals
    This certificate indicates participation in this educational activity, which is designated for 18.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

     

    Available Credit

    • 18.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    • 18.25 Attendance

    Virtual exhibit opportunities are available for this conference. For more information, please contact Bao Tram at bao.tram@jefferson.edu.

    Price

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

    REGISTRATION

     Fee
    Practicing Physician$500
    Other Healthcare Provider $500
    Non-Jefferson Resident or Fellow$225 

     

    HOW TO REGISTER

    To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.

    1. Log in or create an account. - Note: This website will not work on Internet Explorer 8. 
    2. Review the registration fee chart and select the registration fee that best fits. You must be logged in to see the "Add to Cart" function.
    3. Check out and pay with Visa or Mastercard or American Express.

    IMPORTANT DEADLINE: No refunds will be granted after  January 15, 2021. See full refund policy

    NOTICE – Unauthorized recording, taping, photographing at Jefferson CE activities is strictly prohibited. If found recording, you will be asked to leave and any registration fees will not be refunded.