SKMC Office of Continuing Medical Education
As part of the Vickie and Jack Farber Institute for Neuroscience at Jefferson, the region's only dedicated hospital for neuroscience, the Department of Neurological Surgery is obne 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.
6th Annual Neurocritical Care Symposium: A Practical Approach
February 3-4, 2017
Day One: lectures from Jefferson faculty, Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, CEO of Jefferson Health and Daniel F. Hanley, Jr., MD of Johns Hopkins University
Day Two: a hands-on, case-based practical workshop at Jefferson's advanced Rector Clinical Skills & Simulation Center with instruction from Jefferson neuro-critical care faculty
This activity is specifically designed for specialists working in the fields of emergency medicine, internal medicine, hospital medicine, neurology, critical care, and neurosurgery whose practice focuses on the diagnosis, management, and treatment of the critically-ill neurological patient.
* See course webpage for details regarding credit (https://cme.jefferson.edu/content/nccs2017)
6th 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.