PANDAS and PANS: Forms of Autoimmune Encephalitis

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Wednesday February 28, 2018 at 8:00 AM


Grand Round starts in:

HSC Level 2, Lecture Hall 4 - Stony Brook, NY
February 28th, 2018
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

PANDAS and PANS: Forms of Autoimmune Encephalitis


(Please Note: Session only open to Stony Brook Medicine Physicians, Nurses, Medical Students and Stony Brook Medicine Affiliates)

Dates and Times

Start: 2/28/2018 8:00 AM
End: 2/28/2018 9:00 AM

Objectives

  1. Participants will be able to identify the five criteria for the PANDAS subgroup and will hear examples of how these patients differ from others with childhood-onset obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  2. The relationship of PANS (Pediatric Acute-onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome) to PANDAS will be discussed, and diagnostic criteria for PANS will be presented
  3. Participants will be able to list the diagnostic tests that are useful in evaluating acute-onset OCD
  4. Treatment guidelines for PANS/PANDAS will be presented and participants will be informed of on-line resources for case management

Speakers

  • Dr. Susan Swedo

Location

HSC Level 2, Lecture Hall 4
Stony Brook University Medical Center
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.