2018 Annual Meeting

  • 24 Mar 2018
  • 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • The Westin Copley Place, 10 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02116


Registration is closed

2018 Annual Meeting: "Women's issues in Neurology"

Saturday, March 24th, 2018

at The Westin Copley Place Hotel, Boston, MA


7:30 AM Registration Begins. Coffee & Exhibit Display

8:25 AM – President’s Welcome

8:30 AM – Management of epilepsy during pregnancy and lactation
Speaker: Page B. Pennell, MD 
Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School 
Director of Research, Division of Epilepsy, Brigham and Women's Hospital

9:15 AM – AAN’s regulatory advocacy work
Speaker: Daniel Spirn, JD, MA 
AAN’s Senior Regulatory Counsel 
Director of Research, Division of Epilepsy, Brigham and Women's Hospital

9:25 AM – Multiple Sclerosis in Women: Gender associated issues in Disease Management
peaker: Peter N. Riskind, MD, PhD

University of Massachusetts Medical School 
Multiple Sclerosis Center, UMass Memorial Medical Group

10:10 AM  Panel discussion 1 – Q&A’s

10:30 AM - Coffee Break | Exhibit Displays | Posters

11:00 AM – Evaluation and Treatment of Migraine Headache in Women
Speaker: Andrea M. Harriott, MD, PhD
Neurovascular Research Lab and Headache and Neuropathic Pain Unit, Department of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital

11:45 AM – Cerebrovascular disorders in Women
Speaker: Judith A. Hinchey, MD
Department of Neurology, St. Elizabeth's Medical Center

12:30 PM – Panel discussion 2 – Q&A’s

1:00 PM - Lunch | Exhibit Displays | Posters Adjournment

1:45 PM - Posters Awards & participant's raffles 

2:00 PM - Adjournment


Register online 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 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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