Neurology in Clinical Practice 2018

Chicago, IL US
July 19, 2018 to July 21, 2018

Course Director: Neeraj Kumar, M.D.

Neurology in Clinical Practice is a comprehensive course directed at practitioners who see patients with a broad range of neurologic disorders. The course is intended to provide a review of Neurology with an emphasis on case-based presentations, recent advances, and evidence-based approaches. This course features an American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) Self-Assessment Activity awarding MOC credits.

APBN Self-Assessment Opportunity
This course offers an 8-credit post-conference ABPN self-assessment module (100 questions).  Please note: You must be registered for the course to register for the self-assessment and the questions will be released on July 22, 2018. 

Registration Fee

Full Fee: M.D., DO, Scientist, Dentist$775
Reduced Fee: Resident, Fellow, NP, PA, Allied Health Professional, Retiree$650
ABPN Self-Assessment $100

Additional Information
Exhibitor Opportunities

The exhibit space is currently SOLD OUT.  If you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please email Kathy Fuqua

Course Brochure (PDF) 

Target Audience

This course is designed for neurologists, general internists, family physicians, and allied health personnel who treat patients with neurologic problems.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Diagnose and manage common neurologic disorders.
  • Manage patients with acute stroke and be aware of secondary prevention options.
  • Differentiate various types of seizures and develop an approach to seizure management
  • Recognize and treat neurologic infections
  • Develop a practical approach to the management of the dizzy patient
  • Recognize and treat various headache types
  • Formulate an approach to the diagnosis and management of various disorders of the peripheral nervous system
  • Recognize and treat various forms of dementias and Parkinson disease
  • Evaluate and treat patients with multiple sclerosis and recognize its mimickers
  • Recognize the role of neuroimaging and electrodiagnostic/ genetic/ and autonomic testing in the management of neurologic disease

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: 
  • 8.00 ABPN
  • 19.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 19.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
07/19/2018 - 6:30am
Event ends: 
07/21/2018 - 12:00pm

Click here to view the program schedule in your mobile device. 

Westin Chicago River North
320 N. Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60654
United States

Westin Chicago River North
320 N. Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60654
866-716-8108 (toll free)

The Westin River North has reserved a limited block of traditional rooms at a special group rate of $249 (USD), single or double occupancy, run of house, per night, for course participants and guests. Extra person charge, $30 per night, children under 18 years of age stay for free in their parents’ room using existing bedding.  Group rates apply three days prior to and three days after the course dates, based on group room availability. To ensure accommodations at the discounted rate, make your reservations directly with the hotel before the block is full or by June 24, 2018, whichever comes first.   Indicate you are an attendee of the Mayo Clinic Neurology course when making your reservation.

Parking charges are the responsibility of the participant and cannot be validated.

Course Director
Neeraj Kumar, M.D.

Mayo Clinic Faculty
Allen J. Aksamit Jr., M.D.
Christopher J. Boes, M.D.
Robert D. Brown Jr. M.D., M.P.H.
Gregory D. Cascino, M.D.
John J. Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
Brian A. Crum, M.D.
Michael Cutrer, M.D.
Jeremy K. Cutsforth-Gregory, M.D.
Scott D. Eggers, M.D.
Eoin P. Flanagan, M.B.,B.Ch.
Jonathan Graff-Radford, M.D.
Anhar Hassan, M.B.,B.Ch.
Lyell K. Jones Jr., M.D.
B Mark Keegan, M.D.
Bryan T. Klassen, M.D.
Ruple S. Laughlin, M.D.
Andrew McKeon, M.B.,B.Ch., M.D.
Katherine H. Noe, M.D., Ph.D.
Ronald C. Petersen, M.D., Ph.D.
Alyx B. Porter, M.D.
Alejandro A. Rabinstein, M.D.
Devon I. Rubin, M.D.
Eugene L. Scharf, M.D.
Wolfgang Singer, M.D.
Eric J. Sorenson, M.D.
Eric K. St Louis, M.D.
William Tatum, D.O.
W. Oliver Tobin, M.B., B.Ch., BAO, Ph.D.
Michel Toledano, M.D.
Ryan J. Uitti, M.D.
James C. Watson, M.D.
Bryan K. Woodruff, M.D.

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 19.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA Credit Breakdown:

Thursday: 7.75 credits
Friday: 7.75 credits
Saturday: 4.25 credits
General Session Total: 19.75 credits

The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology has reviewed the Mayo Clinic, Neurology in Clinical Practice 2018 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 19.75 Category 1 CME and 8 Self- Assessment credits. The approval period is for January 1, 2018- January 1, 2021

Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other healthcare professionals 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), please go here

Available Credit

  • 8.00 ABPN
  • 19.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 19.75 Attendance

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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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