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4th Annual Epilepsy and EEG in Clinical Practice 2019 - MOC

October 31, 2019 to November 2, 2019

Course Directors: William Tatum, D.O. and Jeffrey Britton, M.D

This course features an American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) MOC Self-Assessment activity.

Registration Fees:

Full Fee: M.D., D.O., Ph.D.$725
Reduced Fee: Resident, Fellow, NP, PA, Allied Health Professional$495


Target Audience

This course is designed for neurologists, physicians in internal medicine, family practice and general practice physicians, pediatricians, physician assistants, nurses and allied health professionals involved in the care of patients with seizures and epilepsy.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss common errors when treating children and young adults with recurrent spells
  • Describe the challenges associated with the diagnosis and management of seizures in patients with and without epilepsy
  • Recognize the gaps in treatment that exist for adults with recurrent attacks when medication fails to provide control
  • Discuss the impact of misdiagnoses in the treatment of epilepsy
  • Compare case vignettes of patients with seizures and spells in real-life scenarios that appear during the course of routine clinic and hospital consultation
  • Recognize common normal variations in EEG including the benign variants that may be misleading
  • Identify when to use different techniques in recording and monitoring patients with seizures
  • Recognize the impact of video-EEG monitoring in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with recurrent seizures and attacks that are resistant to medication
  • Compare treatment strategies for refractory seizure disorders

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 ABPN
Event starts: 
10/31/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
11/02/2019 - 5:00pm

Jeffrey Britton, M.D.
David Burkholder, M.D.
Gregory Cascino, M.D.
Amy Crepeau, M.D.
Anteneh Feyissa, M.D.
W. David Freeman, M.D.
Matthew Hoerth, M.D.
Brian Lundstrom, M.D.
Raj Sheth, M.D.
Joseph Sirven, M.D.
Elson So, M.D.
William Tatum, D.O.
Jamie Van Gompel, M.D.
Robert Wharen, M.D.
Elaine Wirrell, M.D.
Lily Wong-Kisiel, M.D.

The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has reviewed the Epilepsy and EEG in Clinical Practice 2019 course and has approved this program as part of the Maintenance of Certification Self-Assessment (SA) Program, which is mandated by the ABMS as a necessary component of Maintenance of Certification. This activity awards up to 4.0 SA-CME credits. 

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Available Credit

  • 4.00 ABPN


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