Add to Calendar:
The UCI School of Medicine 2023 Neuromuscular Colloquium provides an academic forum for regional and national physicians who specialize entirely or to a significant degree in neuromuscular medicine.
This colloquium is designed to encourage an atmosphere of collaboration and interaction between the various neuromuscular specialists in the US, Canada and internationally. It is a forum to discuss the latest topics and advances in neuromuscular medicine and review interesting and challenging cases, with several live patient presentations. Such activities are aimed to improve patient care by promoting closer research collaboration and the development of new research projects between the various groups and institutions.
After completing the learning activity, the participant should be able to:
A special conference rate for standard rooms will start at $354 for a King/Double while availability lasts.
Cancellations received by Monday, May 22, 2023, will receive a full refund. Cancellations made after May 20 will be subject to a 75 percent cancellation fee. Send cancellation requests by email to email@example.com.
The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory, 11th Annual UCI Neuromuscular Colloquium has met the requirements as a Lifelong Learning CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) for the following ABMS Member Boards:
ABMS Lifelong Learning CME Activity
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Psychiatry and Neurologyhttps://www.continuingcertification.org/activity/
It is the policy of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the University of California CME Consortium to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all CME activities. Full disclosure of conflicts and conflict resolutions will be made prior to the activity in writing via handout materials, insert or syllabus.
Friday, June 2, 2023
7:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Introduction and Opening Remarks Tahseen Mozaffar, MD Professor, UCI, Department of Neurology
8:15 a.m. Leaders in the Field Talk #1: Muscle Disorders
Speaker: Conrad Chris Weihl, MD, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis Introduction: Tahseen Mozaffar, MD Moderator: Leo Wang, MD PhD
9:00 a.m. Live Case Presentation #1: Slow and subtle onset of clumsiness in siblings Examiner: Chris Weihl, MD PhD Moderators: Elie Naddaf, MD, Emmanuelle “Noelle” Tiongson, MD
9:30 a.m. Morning Break
9:45 a.m. Leaders in the Field: Myasthenia Gravis 11th Annual Mathilda Karel Spak Lecture Myasthenia Gravis: The Evolving Therapeutics Landscape of Myasthenia Gravis Speaker: Richard Nowak, MD, Yale University Introduction: Ali Aamer Habib, MD
Moderator: Neelam Goyal, MD
10:30 a.m. Live Case Presentation #2: (Perry Shieh) Examiner: Bjarne Udd, MD PhD Moderators: Michelle Allen-Sharpley, MD PhD, Julian Thomas, MD
11:00 a.m. Leaders in the Field #3: Peripheral Neuropathies A. Gordon Smith, MD FAAN, Virginia Commonwealth University Health Introduction: Annabel Wang, MD Moderator: Judith Spies, FRACP
11:45 a.m. Poster Presentations (attendance required for CME credit) Moderators: Waqar Waheed, MD; Leila Darki, MD
12:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Case Vignettes (2 cases)
Moderators: Justin Kwan, MD
2:00 p.m. Leaders in the Field Talk: Motor Neuron Disorders Speaker: Jeff Rosenfeld, MD PhD, Loma Linda Introduction: Namita Goyal, MD
Moderator: Payam Soltanzadeh, MD
2:45 p.m. Afternoon Break
3:00 p.m. Live Case Presentation: Case #3 Distal Weakness Case (NS) Examiner: A. Gordon Smith, MD FAAN Moderators: Betul Gundogdu, MD
Live Case Presentation: Case #4 Muscle Case Examiner: Jeff Rosenfeld, MD PhD Moderators: Noriko Anderson, MD MPH, Kelly Graham Gwathmey, MD
4:00 p.m. Case Vignettes (4 cases)
Moderators: Suur Biliciler, MD, Margaret Adler, MD
Case #3: TK2 mitochondrial depletion syndrome
Presented by Dr. Jill Goslinga
5:00 p.m. Closing Remarks and Adjournment
$75 Nurses and other allied healthcare professionals
$40 UCI Nurses
Complimentary – UCI Faculty, Students, Residents and Fellows
If you prefer to register by mail, please send a check, payable to UC Regents, to:
UCI Department of Neurology
200 S. Manchester Ave., Suite 206
Orange, CA 92868
Attn: 2023 Neuromuscular Colloquium
Mindi Word | firstname.lastname@example.org.