4 Presentations: EEG Findings in Parkinson’s Disease Patients; MS Lesions; Epilepsy & Depression; Epidural Steroid Injections for Low Back Pain

Neurology/Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Friday June 15, 2018 at 8:00 AM


This grand round has already taken place.


HSC level 3, lecture hall 5 - Stony Brook, NY
June 15th, 2018
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

Lectures regarding Parkinson's Disease, Steroid Injections, MS in the Spine, Epilepsy and Depression,


Dates and Times

Start: 6/15/2018 8:00 AM
End: 6/15/2018 9:00 AM

Objectives

Lecture 1 - EEG Findings in Parkinson's Disease Patients With and Without Visual Hallucinations: Brief Overview and New Potential Strategies for Treatment

  • Review the typical features of visual hallucinations seen in Parkinson's Disease
  • Review the typical EEG findings seen in Parkinson's Disease patients who have visual hallucinations
  • Review of the currently approved treatment options, and discussion of one potential treatment strategy

Lecture 2 - Imaging Characteristics of MS Lesions and MS Mimics in the Spine

  • Review MS lesions and MS mimics as it relates to the spine

Lecture 3 - Epidural Steroid Injections for Low Back Pain: An Evidence-Based Approach

  • Focus on the indications for Epidural Steroid Injections, the efficacy of Epidural Steroid Injections, and the safety of Epidural Steroid Injection

Lecture 4 - Epilepsy and Depression: Understanding the Relationship

  • Prevalence of Depression in Epilepsy
  • The bi-directional link between Epilepsy and Depression
  • Recognizing and treating Depression in patients with Epilepsy

Speakers

  • Dr. Dharampreet Singh
    • EEG Findings in Parkinson Disease Patients With and Without Visual Hallucinations: Brief Overview and New Potential Strategies for Treatment
  • Dr. Kelly Tisovic
    • Imaging Characteristics of MS Lesions and MS Mimics in the Spine
  • Dr. Leena Youssefian
    • Epilepsy and Depression: Understanding the Relationship
  • Dr. Derek Yuan
    • Epidural Steroid Injections For Low Back Pain: An Evidence-Based Approach

Location

HSC level 3, lecture hall 5
Stony Brook Medicine
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.