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Mayo Clinic Stimulation Therapies for Epilepsy 2020 - CANCELLED

Rochester, MN US
September 10, 2020 to September 11, 2020
This course has been CANCELLED - See Mayo Clinic Stimulation Therapies for Epilepsy 2021

Course Directors: Jamie Van Gompel, M.D. and Brian Lundstrom, M.D., Ph.D.

September 10 - 11, 2020 - Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area - Rochester, Minnesota

Epilepsy treatment using stimulation therapies is a rapidly developing field of practice. This course aims to create a non-biased, company-inclusive course that provides CME for neurosurgeons, neurologists, internal medicine doctors, and their teams to learn about the latest technological and surgical advances related to stimulation therapies for epilepsy. The course will include lectures and hands-on sessions to provide practical knowledge regarding device programming and care delivery. Invasive and non-invasive therapies for epilepsy as well as topics related to epilepsy co-morbidities and next generation stimulation approaches will be discussed.

Registration Fee
M.D., DO, Scientist$1,000
Resident, Fellow, NP, PA,  Allied Health Professional, Retiree$   925

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to: 

  • Explain the benefits and risks of neurostimulation to multidisciplinary epilepsy teams and patients
  • Program devices for vagus nerve stimulation (VNS), responsive neurostimulation (RNS), and deep brain stimulation (DBS)
  • Describe advanced surgical techniques for placement of stimulation devices for epilepsy

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 13.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
09/10/2020 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
09/11/2020 - 4:00pm
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Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area
10 East Center St.
Rochester, MN 55904
United States

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 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.

Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 13.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 13.00 Attendance

Thank you for your interest in supporting this course!  Please follow the next few steps to become an exhibitor for the Mayo Clinic Stimulation Therapies for Epilepsy 2020.  

Step 1:  Read and understand the exhibitor/sponsor prospectus

Step 2:  Create a profile.  (Note:  If you already have a profile, log in).  

Step 3:  Complete the Exhibitor Agreement before registering for this event.

If you have any questions, please contact Crystal Schacht



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