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Sep
26
Tue
Summit Meeting – St. Louis, MO @ Marriott St. Louis Grand
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

THE ADVANCES INITIATIVE: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM Registration/Dinner
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Meeting

Marriott St. Louis Grand
800 Washington Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63101
Meeting Room: Hawthorne/Lucas/Flora

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Create your own Personalized Poster
  • Interactive, case-based learning environment
  • iPads provided to enhance learning experience
  • 3D videos and glasses provided for all attendees

FACULTY

Jack D. Schim, MD, FAHS
The Neurology Center of Southern California
Co-director, The Headache Center, Carlsbad
Scripps Memorial Hospital-Encinitas
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology UCSD
San Diego, CA

M. Susan Burke, MD, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Senior Advisor, Lankenau Medical Associates
Lankenau Medical Center
Wynnewood, PA

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for neurologists, headache specialists, PCPs, and other HCPs involved in managing patients with headache and migraine issues.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Discuss the prevalence, pathophysiology, epidemiology, and burden of illness associated with migraine.
  • Describe the diagnostic approach to primary headache disorders, with an emphasis on migraine and cluster headache, including differential diagnosis from other conditions causing headache.
  • Discuss the established acute and preventive therapeutic options for patients with migraine.
  • Describe publicly available safety and efficacy findings from recent clinical trials investigating novel therapies for the management of migraine.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 2.00 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APN

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care for patients with headache and migraine issues.

Credits: 2.00 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

PHARMACISTS

Amedco is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of  continuing pharmacy education.  Successful completion of this program qualifies for up to 2 contact hours.  Full attendance is required.  No partial contact hours will be awarded for partial attendance. UAN:0453-9999-17-348-L04(K)

ABIM MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2 Medical Knowledge and Practice Assessment MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Information of physician learners in this activity will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

AAPA CREDIT

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits by the AAPA Review Panel. PAs should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.

AAFP CREDIT

This Live activity, The ADVANCES Initiative: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment, from 08/17/2017 – 12/05/2017,has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA CREDIT

The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this activity for 2 AOA Category 2-A credits.

DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

For CME questions, please contact Med Learning Group at info@medlearninggroup.com.
Contact this CME provider at Med Learning Group for privacy and confidentiality policy statement information at www.medlearninggroup.com/privacy-policy/

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

Event Staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e. physical, dietary, etc.) Please contact Med Learning Group prior to the live event at info@medlearninggroup.com

Sep
27
Wed
Grand Rounds – Macon, GA @ Mercer University Medical Center
Sep 27 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Location:

Mercer University Medical Center
MCCG Trice Auditorium
777 Hemlock St
Macon, GA 31201

Speaker:

Frederick R. Taylor, MD FAAN FAHS
Professor of Clinical Neurology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

Oct
3
Tue
Grand Rounds – Sarasota, FL @ Sarasota Memorial Hospital
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

Sarasota Memorial Hospital
1700 S Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239

Speaker:

Dawn C. Buse, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Assistant Professor, Clinical Health Psychology Doctoral Program
Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University
Director of Behavioral Medicine
Montefiore Headache Center
New York, NY

Oct
4
Wed
Grand Rounds – Joliet, IL @ Presence St. Joseph Medical Center
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

Presence St. Joseph Medical Center
333 Madison Street
Joliet, IL 60435

Speaker:

Frederick R. Taylor, MD FAAN FAHS
Professor of Clinical Neurology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

Oct
5
Thu
Summit Meeting – Dallas, TX @ W Dallas – Victory
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

THE ADVANCES INITIATIVE: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment

Thursday, October 05, 2017

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM Registration/Dinner
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Meeting

W Dallas – Victory
2440 Victory Park Ln
Dallas, TX, 75219
Meeting Room: Altitude

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Create your own Personalized Poster
  • Interactive, case-based learning environment
  • iPads provided to enhance learning experience
  • 3D videos and glasses provided for all attendees

FACULTY

Jack D. Schim, MD, FAHS
The Neurology Center of Southern California
Co-director, The Headache Center, Carlsbad
Scripps Memorial Hospital-Encinitas
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology UCSD
San Diego, CA

M. Susan Burke, MD, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Senior Advisor, Lankenau Medical Associates
Lankenau Medical Center
Wynnewood, PA

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for neurologists, headache specialists, PCPs, and other HCPs involved in managing patients with headache and migraine issues.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Discuss the prevalence, pathophysiology, epidemiology, and burden of illness associated with migraine.
  • Describe the diagnostic approach to primary headache disorders, with an emphasis on migraine and cluster headache, including differential diagnosis from other conditions causing headache.
  • Discuss the established acute and preventive therapeutic options for patients with migraine.
  • Describe publicly available safety and efficacy findings from recent clinical trials investigating novel therapies for the management of migraine.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 2.00 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APN

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care for patients with headache and migraine issues.

Credits: 2.00 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

ABIM MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2 Medical Knowledge and Practice Assessment MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Information of physician learners in this activity will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

AAPA CREDIT

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits by the AAPA Review Panel. PAs should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.

AAFP CREDIT

This Live activity, The ADVANCES Initiative: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment, from 08/17/2017 – 12/05/2017,has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA CREDIT

The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this activity for 2 AOA Category 2-A credits.

DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

For CME questions, please contact Med Learning Group at info@medlearninggroup.com.
Contact this CME provider at Med Learning Group for privacy and confidentiality policy statement information at www.medlearninggroup.com/privacy-policy/

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

Event Staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e. physical, dietary, etc.) Please contact Med Learning Group prior to the live event at info@medlearninggroup.com

Oct
6
Fri
Grand Rounds – Fort Worth, TX @ Texas Health Huguley Hospital
Oct 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

Texas Health Huguley
11801 S. Freeway / PO Box 6337
Fort Worth, TX 76115

Meeting Room:
Tower A, 3rd FL Conference Room

Speaker:

Frederick R. Taylor, MD FAAN FAHS
Professor of Clinical Neurology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

Oct
10
Tue
Summit Meeting – Philadelphia, PA @ Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

THE ADVANCES INITIATIVE: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM Registration/Dinner
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Meeting

Courtyard Philadelphia Downtown
21 North Juniper Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19107
Meeting room: Juniper Ballroom

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Create your own Personalized Poster
  • Interactive, case-based learning environment
  • iPads provided to enhance learning experience
  • 3D videos and glasses provided for all attendees

FACULTY

Stephen D. Silberstein, MD
Professor of Neurology
Director, Jefferson Headache Center
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Jack D. Schim, MD, FAHS
The Neurology Center of Southern California
Co-director, The Headache Center, Carlsbad
Scripps Memorial Hospital-Encinitas
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology UCSD
San Diego, CA

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for neurologists, headache specialists, PCPs, and other HCPs involved in managing patients with headache and migraine issues.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Discuss the prevalence, pathophysiology, epidemiology, and burden of illness associated with migraine.
  • Describe the diagnostic approach to primary headache disorders, with an emphasis on migraine and cluster headache, including differential diagnosis from other conditions causing headache.
  • Discuss the established acute and preventive therapeutic options for patients with migraine.
  • Describe publicly available safety and efficacy findings from recent clinical trials investigating novel therapies for the management of migraine.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 2.00 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APN

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care for patients with headache and migraine issues.

Credits: 2.00 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

ABIM MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2 Medical Knowledge and Practice Assessment MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Information of physician learners in this activity will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

AAPA CREDIT

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits by the AAPA Review Panel. PAs should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.

AAFP CREDIT

This Live activity, The ADVANCES Initiative: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment, from 08/17/2017 – 12/05/2017,has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA CREDIT

The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this activity for 2 AOA Category 2-A credits.

DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

For CME questions, please contact Med Learning Group at info@medlearninggroup.com.
Contact this CME provider at Med Learning Group for privacy and confidentiality policy statement information at www.medlearninggroup.com/privacy-policy/

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

Event Staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e. physical, dietary, etc.) Please contact Med Learning Group prior to the live event at info@medlearninggroup.com

Oct
18
Wed
Grand Rounds – Dallas, TX @ Dallas VA Medical Center
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

Dallas VA Medical Center
4500 S. Lancaster Rd.
Dallas, TX 75216

Speaker:

Frederick R. Taylor, MD FAAN FAHS
Professor of Clinical Neurology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

Oct
19
Thu
Grand Rounds – Chicago, IL @ St. Anthony Hospital
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

St. Anthony Hospital
2875 W. 19th Street
Chicago, IL 60623

Speaker:

Teshamae Monteith, MD, FAHS
Chief, Headache Division
Fellowship Program Director
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology
Department of Neurology
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Clinical Research Building
Miami, FL

Oct
23
Mon
Grand Rounds – Cleveland, OH @ St. Vincent's Charity Medical Center
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

St Vincent’s Charity Medical Center
2351 E 22nd St
Cleveland, OH 44115

Speaker:

Dawn C. Buse, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Assistant Professor, Clinical Health Psychology Doctoral Program
Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University
Director of Behavioral Medicine
Montefiore Headache Center
New York, NY

Oct
25
Wed
Grand Rounds – Houston, TX @ Park Plaza Specialty Hospital
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

1313 Hermann Dr.
Houston, TX 77004
Meeting Room: Doctor’s Dining Room, 1st Floor South Tower

Speaker:

Frederick R. Taylor, MD FAAN FAHS
Professor of Clinical Neurology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

Summit Meeting – Cincinnati, OH @ Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

THE ADVANCES INITIATIVE: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM Registration/Dinner
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Meeting

Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter
10 West RiverCenter Boulevard
Covington, KY, 41011
Meeting Room: Covington III

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Create your own Personalized Poster
  • Interactive, case-based learning environment
  • iPads provided to enhance learning experience
  • 3D videos and glasses provided for all attendees

FACULTY

M. Susan Burke, MD, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Senior Advisor, Lankenau Medical Associates
Lankenau Medical Center
Wynnewood, PA

Vincent Martin, MD
Professor of Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Cincinnati
Director of the Headache and Facial Pain Center
University of Cincinnati Gardner Neuroscience Institute
Cincinnati, OH

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for neurologists, headache specialists, PCPs, and other HCPs involved in managing patients with headache and migraine issues.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Discuss the prevalence, pathophysiology, epidemiology, and burden of illness associated with migraine.
  • Describe the diagnostic approach to primary headache disorders, with an emphasis on migraine and cluster headache, including differential diagnosis from other conditions causing headache.
  • Discuss the established acute and preventive therapeutic options for patients with migraine.
  • Describe publicly available safety and efficacy findings from recent clinical trials investigating novel therapies for the management of migraine.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 2.00 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APN

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care for patients with headache and migraine issues.

Credits: 2.00 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

PHARMACISTS

Amedco is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of  continuing pharmacy education.  Successful completion of this program qualifies for up to 2 contact hours.  Full attendance is required.  No partial contact hours will be awarded for partial attendance. UAN: 0453-9999-17-349-L04(K)

ABIM MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2 Medical Knowledge and Practice Assessment MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Information of physician learners in this activity will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

AAPA CREDIT

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits by the AAPA Review Panel. PAs should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.

AAFP CREDIT

This Live activity, The ADVANCES Initiative: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment, from 08/17/2017 – 12/05/2017,has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA CREDIT

The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this activity for 2 AOA Category 2-A credits.

DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

For CME questions, please contact Med Learning Group at info@medlearninggroup.com.
Contact this CME provider at Med Learning Group for privacy and confidentiality policy statement information at www.medlearninggroup.com/privacy-policy/

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

Event Staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e. physical, dietary, etc.) Please contact Med Learning Group prior to the live event at info@medlearninggroup.com

Oct
26
Thu
Grand Rounds – North Hills, CA @ West LA VAMC - Sepulveda
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Location:

Thursday, October 26, 2017
West LA VAMC – Sepulveda
16111 Plummer Street
North Hills, CA 91343

Meeting Room: TBD
Time: 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Speaker:

Jack D. Schim, MD, FAHS
The Neurology Center of Southern California
Co-director, The Headache Center, Carlsbad
Scripps Memorial Hospital-Encinitas
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology UCSD
San Diego, CA

Grand Rounds – Lebanon, PA @ Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital
Krohn Memorial Library
Fourth & Walnuts Streets
Lebanon, PA 17042
Meeting Room: Classroom 1 & 2

Speaker:

Dawn C. Buse, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Assistant Professor, Clinical Health Psychology Doctoral Program
Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University
Director of Behavioral Medicine
Montefiore Headache Center
New York, NY

Nov
1
Wed
Grand Rounds – Orlando, FL @ Florida Hospital Orlando
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

Florida Hospital Orlando
601 E. Rollins Street
Orlando, FL 32804
Meeting Room: TBD

Speaker:

Frederick R. Taylor, MD, FAAN, FAHS
Professor of Clinical Neurology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN

Nov
2
Thu
Grand Rounds – St. Louis, MO @ SLU School of Medicine
Nov 2 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Location:

SLU School of Medicine
1402 S. Grand Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63104
(Schwitalla Hall Lecture Hall 1 for Neurology)

Location: Morgan Conference Center (basement level)

Speaker:

Randolph W. Evans, MD, FAANEvans, MD, FAAN
Clinical Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
General Neurology and Headache Specialist
Houston, TX

Grand Rounds – Chillicothe, OH @ Chillicothe VA Medical Center
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

Chillicothe VA Medical Center
17273 State Route 104
Building 35, Room BB112
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Speaker:

M. Susan Burke, MD, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University Senior Advisor, Lankenau Medical Associates Lankenau Medical Center
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

Nov
4
Sat
Summit Meeting – Los Angeles, CA @ JW Marriott L.A. LIVE
Nov 4 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

THE ADVANCES INITIATIVE: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment

Saturday, November 04, 2017

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM Registration/Breakfast
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM Meeting

JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE
900 West Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA, 90015
Meeting Room: Plaza II & III

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Create your own Personalized Poster
  • Interactive, case-based learning environment
  • iPads provided to enhance learning experience
  • 3D videos and glasses provided for all attendees

FACULTY

Jack D. Schim, MD, FAHS
The Neurology Center of Southern California
Co-director, The Headache Center, Carlsbad
Scripps Memorial Hospital-Encinitas
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology UCSD
San Diego, CA

M. Susan Burke, MD, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
Senior Advisor, Lankenau Medical Associates
Lankenau Medical Center
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for neurologists, headache specialists, PCPs, and other HCPs involved in managing patients with headache and migraine issues.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Discuss the prevalence, pathophysiology, epidemiology, and burden of illness associated with migraine.
  • Describe the diagnostic approach to primary headache disorders, with an emphasis on migraine and cluster headache, including differential diagnosis from other conditions causing headache.
  • Discuss the established acute and preventive therapeutic options for patients with migraine.
  • Describe publicly available safety and efficacy findings from recent clinical trials investigating novel therapies for the management of migraine.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 2.00 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APN

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care for patients with headache and migraine issues.

Credits: 2.00 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

ABIM MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2 Medical Knowledge and Practice Assessment MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Information of physician learners in this activity will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

AAPA CREDIT

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits by the AAPA Review Panel. PAs should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.

AAFP CREDIT

This Live activity, The ADVANCES Initiative: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment, from 08/17/2017 – 12/05/2017,has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA CREDIT

The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this activity for 2 AOA Category 2-A credits.

DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

For CME questions, please contact Med Learning Group at info@medlearninggroup.com.
Contact this CME provider at Med Learning Group for privacy and confidentiality policy statement information at www.medlearninggroup.com/privacy-policy/

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

Event Staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e. physical, dietary, etc.) Please contact Med Learning Group prior to the live event at info@medlearninggroup.com

Nov
6
Mon
Summit Meeting – Miami, FL @ Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

THE ADVANCES INITIATIVE: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment

(Simulcast)
Thursday, September 14, 2017

5:30 PM – 6:00 PM Registration/Dinner
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Meeting

Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay
1633 N Bayshore Drive
Miami, FL, 33132-1215
Meeting Room: Salon F

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Create your own Personalized Poster
  • Interactive, case-based learning environment
  • iPads provided to enhance learning experience
  • 3D videos and glasses provided for all attendees

FACULTY

Jack D. Schim, MD, FAHS
The Neurology Center of Southern California
Co-director, The Headache Center, Carlsbad
Scripps Memorial Hospital-Encinitas
Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology UCSD
San Diego, CA

Anne H. Calhoun, MD, FAHS
Partner/Co-Founder, Carolina Headache Institute
Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is intended for neurologists, headache specialists, PCPs, and other HCPs involved in managing patients with headache and migraine issues.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

After completing the CME activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Discuss the prevalence, pathophysiology, epidemiology, and burden of illness associated with migraine.
  • Describe the diagnostic approach to primary headache disorders, with an emphasis on migraine and cluster headache, including differential diagnosis from other conditions causing headache.
  • Discuss the established acute and preventive therapeutic options for patients with migraine.
  • Describe publicly available safety and efficacy findings from recent clinical trials investigating novel therapies for the management of migraine.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 2.00 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APN

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care for patients with headache and migraine issues.

Credits: 2.00 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

PHARMACISTS

Amedco is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of  continuing pharmacy education.  Successful completion of this program qualifies for up to 2 contact hours.  Full attendance is required.  No partial contact hours will be awarded for partial attendance. UAN: 0453-9999-17-347-L04(K)

ABIM MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 2 Medical Knowledge and Practice Assessment MOC points and patient safety MOC credit in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Information of physician learners in this activity will be shared with ABIM through PARS.

AAPA CREDIT

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 2.00 AAPA Category 1 CME credits by the AAPA Review Panel. PAs should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program was planned in accordance with AAPA CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.

AAFP CREDIT

This Live activity, The ADVANCES Initiative: New Advances in Headache Diagnosis and Treatment, from 08/17/2017 – 12/05/2017,has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 2.00 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AOA CREDIT

The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this activity for 2 AOA Category 2-A credits.

DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.

For CME questions, please contact Med Learning Group at info@medlearninggroup.com.
Contact this CME provider at Med Learning Group for privacy and confidentiality policy statement information at www.medlearninggroup.com/privacy-policy/

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

Event Staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (i.e. physical, dietary, etc.) Please contact Med Learning Group prior to the live event at info@medlearninggroup.com

Nov
8
Wed
Grand Round – Farmington, MO @ Southeast Missouri Mental Health Center
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Location:

1010 W. Columbia St.
Farmington, MO 63640
Meeting Room: TBD

Speaker:

Dawn C. Buse, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Assistant Professor, Clinical Health Psychology Doctoral Program
Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology of Yeshiva University
Director of Behavioral Medicine
Montefiore Headache Center
New York, NY