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Neuroscience Symposium

Neuroscience Symposium

June 22 to June 23, 2018

Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa • Austin, Texas

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Objectives

Designed to cover many aspects of the treatment, prevention and outcome of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases. The presenters are clinical experts in the areas of neurology/stroke, neuro-interventional radiology, neurosurgery and vascular surgery.

As a result of attending this course, the participant should be able to:
  • Describe the appropriate use of stroke therapies and management of care
  • Summarize the steps necessary to improve hospital care of stroke patients
  • Identify, evaluate and treat common neurological disorders
  • Develop simple tools to implement in practice to improve physician communication with the patient

Program Agenda

Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Friday, June 22, 2018

  • 8:30 a.m.

    Registration

    Coffee and snacks provided

  • 8:50 a.m.

    Introduction

    Jennifer Rasmussen, MD

  • 9 a.m.

    Stroke Management

    Claude Nguyen, MD
    Vascular Neurology – Baylor Scott & White – Temple
    Director, CTX Telestroke Program

  • 9:40 a.m.

    Back to the Basics: Diagnosis and Management of Lumbar Radiculopathies

    Jeffrey J. Tramonte, MD

    Neurology Section Chief at Baylor Scott & White Health Round Rock

    Director of the Emory Bellard ALS Clinic at Baylor Scott & White Health Round Rock

     

  • 10:20 a.m.

    Lumbar Radiculopathy/Disc Herniation

    Stacy Hicks, PA

    APP Manger, Neurosciences

    Department of Neurosurgery

  • 10:50 a.m.

    Break

  • 11:10 a.m.

    Medical Management of Aneurysmal SAH

    Alfredo Vazquez Sandoval, MD, FCCP

    Critical Care Medicine

    Baylor Scott & White - Temple

  • 11:50 a.m.

    Sensorineural Hearing Loss: A Case Presentation

    Thomas Brammeier, MD

    Director, Hearing and Balance Center, Baylor Scott & White Temple

    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Texas A&M College of Medicine

  • 12:30 p.m.

    Lunch

  • 12:45 p.m.

    Lunch Lecture: Women & Stroke

    Jennifer Rasmussen, MD

    Medical Director, Stroke Program

    Baylor Scott & White - Temple

  • 1:25 p.m.

    The Magic 8 Ball and Coma Prognosis: Predicting Neurologic Outcomes in the ICU*

    Jeffrey J. Tramonte, MD

    Neurology Section Chief at Baylor Scott & White Health Round Rock

    Director of the Emory Bellard ALS Clinic at Baylor Scott & White Health Round Rock

    Ethics credit

  • 2:25 p.m.

    Mild Cognitive Impairment: An Update

    Jared Benge, PhD

    Staff Neuropsychologist

    Division of Neuropsychology, Department of Neurology

    Baylor Scott & White Health Temple Medical Center

  • 3:05 p.m.

    Adjourn

Saturday, June 23, 2018

  • 7:30 a.m.

    Registration

    Coffee and hot breakfast provided

  • 7:50 a.m.

    Introduction

    Jennifer Rasmussen, MD

  • 8 a.m.

    Motivation and Long-term Adherence to a Healthy Lifestyle

    Brittany Crim, PhD, RD

    Owner of Your Nutrition Guru

  • 8:40 a.m.

    DWI Negative Stroke

    Jennifer Rasmussen , MD

    Medical Director, Stroke Program

    Baylor Scott & White - Temple

  • 9:20 a.m.

    Traumatic Brain Injury

    Jason Huang, MD

    Chair, Department of Neurosurgery,

    Baylor Scott & White - Temple

    Professor of Surgery, Texas A&M College of Medicine

  • 10 a.m.

    Break

  • 10:10 a.m.

    Extended Treatment Windows for Acute Ischemic Stroke: Does this Mean Stroke is No Longer an Emergency?

    Kennith Layton, MD, MS, FAHA

    Chairman, Department of Radiology

    Director, Interventional Neuroradiology

  • 10:50 a.m.

    Shaken Not Stirred: Is It Parkinson’s?

    Britt Stone, MD

    Movement Disorders Neurologist

    Baylor Scott & White - Temple

  • 11:30 a.m.

    A Little Rock and Roll Talk

    Thomas Brammeier, MD

    Director, Hearing and Balance Center, Baylor Scott & White Temple

    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Texas A&M College of Medicine

    Snacks are provided

  • 12:10 p.m.

    Interesting Cases

    Jeffrey Clark, DO

    Interim Chairman, Department of Neurology, Baylor Scott & White Temple

    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Texas A&M College of Medicine

  • 1 p.m.

    Adjourn

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Accreditation

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designations

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accommodations

Lodging

The program will be held at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa. A block of rooms has been reserved at a special guest room rate of $259 single/double (plust tax) for attendees of this meeting.

To make reservations at this rate, call the hotel and identify yourself as attending the "BSW Neuroscience Symposium."

Reservations requested after May 31, 2018 will be accepted only on a space available basis.


Attire

We hope you will enjoy the atmosphere of this beautiful venue. Please note conference attire standard is casual.


About Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa

When you’re staying at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa, you’ll experience rustic natural settings and 491 luxury accommodations in one fell swoop. Spend your day bird-watching, kayaking on the Colorado River, or hiking through nearby Bastrop State Park. Return to our resort for a pampering spa treatment, a warm meal at one of the eight on-site restaurants, or a soothing soak in the whirlpool. Amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi and parking, plus features such as a 24-hour StayFit™ Gym and the McKinney & Williams Business Center provide all the comforts you’ll need during your time in Texas.

Address
575 Hyatt Lost Pines Road
Lost Pines, TX 78612

Exhibitor Information

The 2018 Neuroscience Symposium welcomes exhibitor participation at this activity. This annual conference can include a registration attendance of up to 200 primary care physicians, family practitioners, internal medicine physicians as well as other allied healthcare professionals.

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Contact Us

If you would like more information about granting and/or other sponsorship opportunities or if you have questions about exhibiting, please contact CME coordinator Diana McGill.

Registration

Physicians

$395 early registration
$445 after June 8

PA/NP

$350 early registration
$400 after June 8

RN/Resident

$295 early registration
$345 after June 8


Cancellation and Refund Policy

Walk-in registrations are accepted, but we cannot guarantee seating or conference materials the day of the conference. Onsite registration will incur an additional $50 fee.

Refunds (minus $100 administration fee) will be provided to registrants who cancel their registration in writing prior to June 8, 2018. No refunds will be provided for cancellations received after June 8, 2018.

The conference organizers cannot be responsible for reimbursement of airline fees and other accommodation expenses.


Please notify CME Department in writing of any special needs/accommodations by June 1, 2018 via mail or email.

Contact Us

Diana McGill
Phone: 254.724.4073
Diana.McGill@BSWHealth.org

A. Webb Robert Center for Continuing Medical Education
Baylor Scott & White Health
2401 S. 31st St.
MS-26-A229
Temple, TX 76508

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