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
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- Interactive, case-based learning environment
- iPads provided to enhance learning experience
- 3D videos and glasses provided for all attendees
Stephen D. Silberstein, MD
Professor of Neurology
Director, Jefferson Headache Center
Thomas Jefferson University
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
This activity is intended for neurologists, headache specialists, PCPs, and other HCPs involved in managing patients with headache and migraine issues.
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.
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.
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 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.
The American Osteopathic Association (AOA) Council on Continuing Medical Education has approved this activity for 2 AOA Category 2-A credits.
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