Movement Disorders+ Summit 2022

Join us for this FREE live, virtual 2-day summit Friday, September 30 - Saturday, October 1, 2022, and earn up to 10 CME/CE credits.* Based on the overwhelming success of last year’s inaugural Movement Disorders Summit and feedback from our learners, we have expanded this year’s agenda to 2 days and are pleased to include several sessions on hot topics in neurology. You will not want to miss this exciting and informative conference featuring CCO’s expert faculty, who will cover the most recent advances in the identification and management of critical issues surrounding these disorders.

Register now for this state-of-the-art live, virtual summit!

*Credits offered for this program include AMA, ANCC, ACPE, and AAPA.

To Register: On the Event Dates page, click a date/time, and click the blue Register button in the upper right-hand corner. Once registered, you will receive a reminder email with a link to join in advance of the event.

Agenda

*Tentative Agenda

All times are in Eastern Time.

Day 1: Friday, September 30, 2022
All times are in ET

9:50 AM - 10:00 AM: Welcome Remarks - Marwan Sabbagh, MD, FAAN (Moderator)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM: Management of Neuropsychiatric Features in Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia - Marwan Sabbagh, MD, FAAN
This presentation will discuss how to recognize the psychiatric symptoms associated with dementia, the on-label and off-label medications and strategies used in Alzheimer’s disease psychosis, and dementia-related psychosis, and new and emerging treatments for treating neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer’s disease dementia.

- 5-min break -

11:05 AM - 12:05 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk

- Brief yoga/5-min break -

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM: Targeting CGRP for the Treatment of Migraine - Nada Hindiyeh, MD
Migraine affects nearly 40 million people and represents the second leading cause of disability in the United States, making timely and effective treatment of major importance. In this presentation, we will review the role of calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) in migraine and detail novel treatments targeting this molecule for both acute and preventive migraine treatment. 

- 30-min meal break -

1:45 PM - 2:45 PM: A Changing Treatment Paradigm of Myasthenia Gravis: A Focus on Novel Targeted Treatments - Jonathan Katz, MD and Gil Wolfe, MD, FAAN
Historically, myasthenia gravis (MG) has been treated with immunosuppressive therapy. Targeted treatments have been approved or are under investigation for MG that change the current treatment paradigm. This session will educate healthcare providers on the historical treatment of MG, how the newer agents change the treatment paradigm, and demonstrate how to treat various subtypes of MG through patient case examples.

- 10-min break -

2:55 PM - 3:55 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk

- Brief yoga/5-min break -

4:05 PM - 5:05 PM: Planning Ahead: Development of a Seizure Action Plan With Rescue Medications Jacqueline French, MD
Adding a rescue plan and rescue therapy to an established epilepsy regimen can substantially improve outcomes. This talk will address which patients should receive rescue therapy, how to write a rescue plan, and which rescue therapies are optimal for which patients.

- 5-min break -

5:10 PM - 6:10 PM: Diagnosis and Management of Parkinson’s Disease Dementia - Marwan Sabbagh, MD, FAAN
The presentation will discuss the cardinal features of Parkinson’s disease dementia, how it differs from dementia with Lewy bodies and Parkinson’s disease, diagnostic strategies, and pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic strategies.

 

6:10 PM - 6:15 PM: Closing Remarks - Marwan Sabbagh, MD, FAAN (Moderator)

 

Day 2: Saturday, October 1, 2022
All times are in ET

9:50 AM - 10:00 AM: Welcome Remarks- Rajesh Pahwa, MD (Chair)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM: Distinguishing Tardive Dyskinesia From Other Drug-Induced Movement Disorders - Stuart Isaacson, MD
In this session, we will review our current understanding of tardive dyskinesia, clinical pearls to distinguish it from other drug-induced movement disorders, and how assessment of the impact of tardive dyskinesia can aid treatment decisions with first-line VMAT2 inhibitor therapy.  

- 5-min break -

11:05 AM - 12:05 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk

- Brief yoga/5-min break -

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM: Managing Advanced Parkinson’s Disease: Adjunctive Therapies - Rajesh Pahwa, MD
This session will focus on patients with Parkinson’s disease, motor fluctuation, and dyskinesia and the use of adjunctive therapies to levodopa to improve their OFF time and improve their good time during the day.

- 30-min meal break -

1:45 PM - 2:45 PM: Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders: Importance of Differential Diagnosis When Symptoms Overlap - Victor Sung, MD
This session will discuss the various hyperkinetic movements and will provide a framework to differentiate among the various disorders that cause them. In addition, a treatment algorithm will be discussed for the specific hyperkinetic movement of chorea caused by Huntington’s disease. 

- 10-min break -

2:55 PM - 3:55 PM: Non-CME Educational Talk

- Brief yoga/5-min break -

4:05 PM - 5:05 PM: Beyond Pharmacotherapy: Advancements in Surgical Therapies for Parkinson’s Disease - Marta San Luciano, MD, MS, FAAN
In this session, Dr. San Luciano will discuss the indications and appropriateness for surgical therapies in Parkinson’s disease. She will review the procedure, outcomes, benefit/risks, and current state of research of deep brain stimulation, carbidopa/levodopa intestinal gel therapy, and high frequency MR-guided focused ultrasound.

- 5 min break -

5:10 PM - 6:10 PM: Updates in Diagnosis and Treatment of Essential Tremor - Daniel E. Kremens, JD, MD
In this session, Dr. Kremens will review essential tremor, including the epidemiology and recent diagnostic criteria. He also will review current and emerging treatments for essential tremor including pharmacologic, surgical, and device-aided therapies.

6:10 PM - 6:15 PM: Closing Remarks - Rajesh Pahwa, MD (Chair)

Events

Date / Time
Event Details

Faculty

Faculty
Jacqueline French, MD

Professor
Department of Epilepsy/Neurology
NYU Grossman School of Medicine
New York, New York

Faculty
Nada Hindiyeh, MD

Headache Neurologist 

Faculty
Stuart Isaacson, MD

Director
Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center of Boca Raton
Boca Raton, Florida
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology
FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Miami, Florida

Faculty
Jonathan Katz, MD

Faculty
Daniel E. Kremens, JD, MD

Faculty
Rajesh Pahwa, MD

Chief, Parkinson and Movement Disorder Division
Director, Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, Kansas

Faculty
Marwan Sabbagh, MD, FAAN

Professor of Neurology
Alzheimer's and Memory Disorders Division
Department of Neurology
Barrow Neurological Institute
Phoenix, Arizona

 

Faculty
Marta San Luciano, MD, MS, FAAN

Associate Professor of Neurology
University of California, San Francisco
Attending Neurologist
Neurology/Movement Disorders and Neuromodulation Center
University of California, San Francisco Medical Center
San Francisco, California

Faculty
Victor W. Sung, MD

Associate Professor
Division of Movement Disorders
Department of Neurology
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Faculty
Gil I. Wolfe, MD, FAAN

Irving and Rosemary Smith Professor and Chairman, SUNY Distinguished Professor
Department of Neurology
University at Buffalo/SUNY Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Services
Buffalo, New York

Goal Statement
The goal of this activity is to improve the knowledge, competence, and performance of learners to assess diagnostic considerations and new and emerging therapies for the treatment of neurological and movement disorders.

Target Audience 
This program is intended for a multidisciplinary audience of neurologists, psychiatrists, primary care physicians, nurses, physician associates/physician assistants, pharmacists, and other members of the healthcare team involved in the management of patients with neurologic and movement disorders.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Assess the latest advances in treatment options for your patients with neurologic and movement disorders
  • Develop individualized treatment strategies for optimal outcomes in your patients with neurologic and movement disorders
  • Identify best practices for improving patient care

Accreditation

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician Continuing Medical Education

Credit Designation 

CCO designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nursing Continuing Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity will be 10.0 contact hours.

Continuing Pharmacy Education

CCO designates this continuing education activity for 10.0 contact hours (1.0 CEUs) of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Universal Activity Number - UANs will be specific to each topic.

Type of Activity: Application

Upon successfully completing the activity evaluation form, transcript information will be sent to the NABP CPE Monitor Service within 60 days.

Physician Associate/Physician Assistant Continuing Medical Education

Clinical Care Options, LLC has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 10.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Psychologist Continuing Education

Continuing education (CE) credits for psychologists are provided through the co-sponsorship of the American Psychological Association (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP). The APA CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the programs.

This activity offers 10.0 continuing education credits for psychologists

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Clinical Care Options, LLC (CCO) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose all financial conflicts of interest (COI) they may have with ineligible companies. All relevant COI are thoroughly vetted and mitigated according to CCO policy. CCO is committed to providing its learners with high-quality CME/CE activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of an ineligible company.