CME Program Detail

Title: Medical Grand Rounds: Critical Care EEG Monitoring and Nonconvulsive Seizures: A Practical Update
Date: Tue, Oct 23rd, 2018
Time: 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Location: Lang Auditorium

Speaker:

Lawrence J. Hirsch, M.D., FAAN, FACNS, FANA, FAES
Clinical Position(s): Professor of Neurology; Chief of the Division of Epilepsy/EEG, Department of Neurology; Co-Director of Critical Care EEG Monitoring, Yale-New Haven Hospital; Co-Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Yale University School of Medicine
Disclosures: Recipient of Research Grant to Yale University for Investigator-initiated Research from Eisai, Monteris, Upsher-Smith; Receives Consultation Fees for Advising from Adamas, Aquestive, Ceribell, Eisai; Received Honoraria for Speaking/Moderating from Neuropace; Receives Royalties for Co-Authoring Atlas of EEG in Critical Care for Wiley; Writing multiple sections on epilepsy/EEG for UpToDate

Objectives:

> Identify which patients are at risk of nonconvulsive seizures and warrant EEG monitoring
> Apply knowledge of how to understand EEG reports and which findings require urgent or aggressive treatment
> Explain how to treat clinical and nonconvulsive seizures in the critically ill most effectively

Accreditation
NewYork Presbyterian/Queens is accredited by the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

NewYork Presbyterian/Queens designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement
The Medical Society of The State of New York relies upon planners and faculty participants in its CME activities to provide educational information that is objective and free of bias. In this spirit and in accordance with the guidelines of MSSNY, CPME and the ACCME, all speakers and planners for CME activities must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity, that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Any discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be identified.

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