There are many new medical and surgical treatment options for patients with epilepsy.
In this one-day CME event, participants will be provided with updates on newer therapies and guidelines for management of patients with epilepsy. They will also learn about the latest medical and surgical advances in epilepsy and quality measures for caring for people with epilepsy.
This event is for any provider who treats patients with epilepsy, seizures, or seizure-like disorders.
Saturday, October 12, 2019
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Washington Duke Inn
3001 Cameron Boulevard
Durham, NC 27705
Physicians, advanced practice providers, and specialists in
neurology and neurosurgery
Category 1: Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this CME activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurse CE: Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for up to 7.0 credit hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
There is a $30 fee for all registrants, which includes breakfast and lunch. Space is limited; register early.
Matthew Luedke, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Duke University
Update on Epilepsy and Seizure Classification and Quality and Value in Epilepsy Care
Aatif Husain, MD, Professor of Neurology, Duke University
Using the Newest Antiseizure Medications
Susannah White, PA-C
Women with Epilepsy – Special Considerations
James McNamara, MD, Professor of Neuroscience
, Duke University
Preventive and Disease Modifying Therapies
Christopher Eckstein, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Duke University
Immune Mediated Epilepsies
Jill Stuart, PhD, Clinical Associate in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Duke University
Mental Health and Epilepsy
Rod Radtke, MD, Professor of Neurology, Duke University
Epilepsy Surgery Evaluation
Derek Southwell, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Duke University
Advances in Epilepsy Surgery
Saurabh Sinha, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Duke University
Neurostimulation in Epilepsy
Christa Swisher, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Duke University
Seizures in the ICU
Space is limited. Register online here.
Guests wishing to stay overnight at the Washington Duke Inn can reach the hotel at 919-490-0999.
Questions may be directed to: NSUEvents_questions@duke.edu.
In support of improving patient care, the Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), to provide continuing education for the health care team.