Mayo Clinic Stimulation Therapies for Epilepsy 2021 - CANCELED
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Course Directors: Jamie Van Gompel, M.D. and Brian Lundstrom, M.D., Ph.D.
October 21 to 22, 2021 - 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.
This course is designed for neurosurgeons, neurologists, internal medicine doctors, and their teams to learn about the latest technological and surgical advances related to stimulation therapies for epilepsy.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Explain the importance of neurostimulation to multidisciplinary epilepsy teams and patients.
- Demonstrate advanced programming techniques for VBS, RNS, and 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.
Mayo Clinic is closely monitoring COVID-19 prevalence and may adjust live course attendance limits as necessitated by CDC, public health and other relevant guidelines. Attendees are asked to comply with all live course and conference guidelines.
Hilton Rochester Mayo Clinic Area
10 East Center Street
Rochester, MN 55904
150 South Broadway
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
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.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.50 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.
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- 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 13.50 Attendance