JMC 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.
- Telestroke- System of Care
- Headache Management
- Post Stroke Checklist
- Neurological Trauma
- Telestroke Best Practices -Panel Discussion
- Free to Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals and the Jefferson Neuroscience Network affiliates. Lunch will be provided.
Jefferson Neuroscience Network - Spring Summit
May 8, 2014 - 9:30AM-2:40PM
- Improve the initial evaluation, identification and management of gait dysfunction.
- Critique the role and benefits of commonly used imaging techniques of the gait dysfunction and select the appropriate imaging method.
- Identify potential etiologies of gait dysfunction.
- Develop a rational management approach to gait dysfunction and understand the controversies surrounding evaluation and therapies.
- Differentiate between radiculopathy, neurogenic claudication and masqueraders of gait dysfunction and select appropriate treatment techniques.
- Examine current guidelines for interventional pain management.
- Analyze the importance of spinal alignment and management of scoliosis in terms of gait dysfunction.
- Review modern surgical options for lumbar degenerative disc disease, stenosis and deformities.
- Assess their individual practices in light of the information and discussions during the course, and identify specific strategies to implement as part of a continuing improvement process for their practices.
5th Annual Navigating Spinal Care Symposium: Managing Gait Dysfunction
- make transformational discoveries of the cellular and molecular biology of the malignant process and the individual's and society's response to it
- effectively translate the latest research discoveries and clinical trials to provide the highest quality of care to all patients including those of diverse ethnic and racial populations
- provide expert and humanitarian care to cancer patients, their families, and those at risk
Online registration is now closed. Individuals interested in attending can register on-site for this conference.
3rd Annual Brain Tumor Symposium: