MNA's 2017 Fall Meeting

  • 04 Nov 2017
  • 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Hilton Boston Back Bay, 40 Dalton St, Boston, MA 02115

Registration


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Saturday, Nov 4th, 2017

2017 Fall Meeting: "Cognitive Neurology Update"

Agenda

  7:00 - 8:30 AM - Set up (Exhibitors)

  8:30 AM – Registration Begins. Coffee & Exhibit Display

  8:55 AM – President’s Welcome 


9:00 AM – Imaging of Dementia

Speaker: R. Gilberto Gonzalez, MD, PhD 
Chief Neuroradiology Division, Massachusetts General Hospital.
Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School.



10:00 AM – The History, and Mystery, of Cortical Visual Disorders

Speaker: Shashank Prasad, MD 
Chief, Division of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Associate Program Director, BWH-MGH Neurology Residency.
Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School.

  11:00 AM – Brunch Break - Exhibit Displays 


11:45 AM – Dementia Cases

Speaker: Kirk R. Daffner, MD, FAAN
Chief, Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
J. David and Virginia Wimberly Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School


12:45 PMNeurology Career Pathways: Practical Information on Fellowship, Academic Practice, and Private Practice Options for Residents and Fellows

Speaker: Marcus Yountz, MD, FAAN

Newton Wellesley Neurology Associates Assistant Clinical Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine Assistant Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Lab, NWH


  1:30 PM - Adjournment

Registration

Register online here or 

Download a registration form here, complete and mail it 

with your payment to:

MNA, 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451


Accreditation Statement 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through joint providership of the Massachusetts Medical Society and the Massachusetts Neurologic Association. The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement

The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Program Objectives 

As a result of participating in this activity, learners should be able to: 

  1. Describe the most recent imaging techniques used in the diagnosis of dementia syndromes 
  2. Describe the approach to diagnosis of various dementia syndromes 
  3. Present the numerous cortical disorders of vision and describe how they may present in practice.

Meeting Venue

Hilton Boston Back Bay Hotel


40 Dalton Street Boston, MA 02115


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