SKMC Office of Continuing Medical Education
As an integral part of Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, the region's only dedicated hospital for neuroscience, the Department of Neurological Surgery is one of the busiest academic neurosurgical programs in the country, offering state-of-the-art treatment to patients with neurological diseases affecting the brain and spine, such as brain tumors, spinal disease, vascular brain diseases, epilepsy, pain, Parkinson's disease and many other neurological disorders.
27th Annual Pan Philadelphia Neurosurgery Conference
December 4, 2015
The 27th Annual Pan Philadelphia Neurosurgery Conference is co-directed by three area Neurosurgical Training Programs: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. This year's program presents panel discussions in the areas of head and spinal cord injuries. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from renowned leaders, as they discuss and debate difficult cases with the opportunity to join the discussion. Additionally, a resident research competition will provide an analytical review of current resident research endeavors. We hope you will join us for this invaluable educational event!
Sidney Kimmel Medical College designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 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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5th Annual Neurocritical Care Symposium: A Practical Approach
January 29, 2016
- Morning lectures devoted to the theme of the symposium: new research initiatives that highlight the dramatic advances in both diagnosis and treatment of malignant brain tumors.
- Afternoon, profession-specific break-out sessions, providing additional opportunities for focused discussions and interactions.
5th Annual Brain Tumor Symposium:
- System of Care
- Best Practices Panel Discussion
- Vertigo - Catching the Killers Making the Distinction in the ED
- EMS and YOU
- Acute Stroke Treatment:
IV tPA and Beyond
- Free to Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals and the Jefferson Neuroscience Network affiliates. Lunch will be provided.
- Register Online Today!
Jefferson Neuroscience Network - Fall Summit
October 16, 2014 - 9:30AM-2:40PM
Jefferson Neuroscience Network is committed to providing on-going continuing education vital to improving the delivery of care for stroke patients. The 2014 Fall Summit highlights best practices and provides practical tools for the management of the stroke patient using telemedicine technology. PLUS, other neuroscience topics are featured:
Speed & Specialized Care
FACULTY: Distinguished physician and nurse faculty from the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and affiliated Stroke Centers
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is an approved provider of Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) by the PA State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
4.0 contact hours will be awarded to participants. The participant must attend the entire program to be eligible for full contact hour credit.