PROGRAMS - 2016

 

 

Fall CME Conference 

View brochure here 

TITLE:  “Demyelinating Disease:  What to Do When the Insulation Begins to Fray.”


PROGRAM TYPE:  One day live conference with multiple related presentations and case vignettes.

 

ACCREDITATION: 

cid:image001.gif@01CA1514.412455F0This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Indiana University School of Medicine and Indiana Neurological Society. The Indiana University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Indiana University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure Statement

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor.  All faculty, authors, editors, and planning committee members participating in an IUSM-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. 

Note

While it offers CME credits, this activity is not intended to provide extensive training or certification in the field. 


LOCATION:  Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel, 11925 North Meridian Street, Carmel, IN 46032.


DATE:  Friday, October 28, 2016.


TIME:  8:30 am to 5:30 pm.

 

TARGET AUDIENCE:  Neurologists; Physiatrists; Neurology residents; Physiatry residents; Nurse Practitioners; Physician Assistants; Registered Nurses.


AGENDA:


8:15 to 9:30 am:  Registration and Exhibitors


9:20 to 9:30 am:  Welcome and Introduction

                             Ann Hake, MD


9:30 to 10:45 am:  “The Current State of the Management of Acute                                 Disseminated Encephalomyelitis”

                                Tanuja Chitnis, MD; Harvard Univ.


10:45 am to 12:00 noon:  “Demyelination Resulting From CNS Infection:                                                An Update on Prevention and Treatment”

                                            David Clifford, MD; Washington U. St. Louis


12:00 noon to 1:30 pm:  Lunch

           12:15 to 12:45 pm:  INS Business Meeting

           12:30 to 1:30 pm:  Exhibitors


1:30  to 2:45 pm:  “The Latest Developments Regarding the Character-                               ization and Diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis”

                               David Mattson, MD; Indiana Univ.


2:45 to 4:00 pm:  “Current Recommendations for the Use of Disease                                Modifying Therapies in the Treatment of Multiple                                Sclerosis”

                               Jeff Cohen, MD; Cleveland Clinic

4:00 to 4:15 pm:  Break and Exhibitors

4:15 to 5:30 pm:  “Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder:  New                               Diagnostic Criteria, New Understanding of Patho-                              genesis, and New Management Strategies”                               Brian Weinshenker, MD; Mayo Clinic


REGISTRATION:  If you have received a registration brochure, you should register as described in that document.  If you have not received a brochure, you may obtain one by contacting Tom Lux as indicated on the home page of this web site.  You may also simply register, here, by clicking on the "payments" button, and then, on "registrations".  Activate the drop-down menu under "registration type" and choose your registration category.  Then, click the "pay now" button.  You may pay through a paypal account, or with a credit card, if you do not have a Paypal account.  (You are not required to set up a Paypal account to register for this progam.)


 

Fall Conference Faculty (from left):  Drs. Brian Weinshenker, David Clifford, Tanuja Chitnis, Jeffrey Cohen, and David Mattson.

 

Dr. Tanuja Chitnis updating the attendees on Acute Disseminated Encephalo-myelitis.

 

Dr. Brian Weinshenker answering questions about Neuromyelitis Optica at lunch with a group of INS members.

 

Drs. Jeffrey Cohen and David Clifford also enjoying lunch with several conference attendees.

 

Dr. David Mattson discussing the characteristics and diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis.

 

 

Spring Dinner Conference

 

WHEN:  Friday, April 29, 2016


WHERE:  Hilton Garden Inn Indianapolis Downtown, 10 East Market Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204, James Whitcomb Riley Room, 317-955-9700


               Self-park at hotel:  Chase Tower Garage - $22

                     (across Market St. from hotel; entrances off Pennsylvania                      St.:  Express Park Garage - $12; Huntington Plaza Garage -                      $12)

               Valet park at hotel - $27


PROGRAM:  “Topics for the Practice of Neurology”


AGENDA:  6:00 pm – Cocktails

                   7:15 pm – Dinner; Presentations

                           7:20 pm:  Welcome & Announcements

                           7:30 pm:  “The Affordable Care Act:  Current Effects and                                               Future Implications "

                           8:30 pm:   “Emerging Concepts in the Care of                                               Headaches”

                   9:30 pm – Adjournment


SPEAKERS:  David Evans, MBA

                    CEO, Texas Neurology

                    Member, AAN Medical Economics and Management                            Committee


                    Andrew H. Ahn, MD, PhD, FAHS

                    Chief Scientific Officer Pain/Headache, Eli Lilly and Co.                     Adjunct Faculty, IU School of Medicine, Dept. of Neurology                     Adjunct Faculty, University of Florida, Dept. of Neurology


FEE:   $35 – INS Member

          $65 – INS Nonmember


REGISTRATION:  Electronically at:  http://ins.aan.com (press “payment”, then “registrations”, then choose the amount from the drop down menu, then click “pay now”)

                           By mail to:  Tom Lux, Indiana Neurological Society, 322 Canal Walk, Indianapolis, IN 46202 (include the paper registration form)

   

 

Dr. Ann Hake presenting Dr. Tom Lundsford, a Founder of the INS, with a certificate of Honorary Membership

 

Dave Evans discussing the impact of the Affodable Care Act and introducing MACRA

 

Dr. Andrew Ahn educating the attendees about advances in care of patients with headache

 

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