OHSU Clinical Neuroscience: A Symposium for Primary Care Providers
April 27 – 28, 2019
Hosted by the OHSU Brain Institute, this CME course is designed to address clinical neuroscience topics for regional primary care providers. OHSU clinicians, including neurologists, neurosurgeons, and psychiatrists will discuss the latest advances in clinical topics, as well as best practices, to help primary care providers deliver enhanced care to their patients with neurological disorders.
Saturday, April 27, 2019
SESSION 1: Thinking Outside the Box for Back Pain Treatment
Registration and Breakfast
Welcome, Dennis Bourdette, M.D., George Keepers, M.D., Ph.D., Nathan Selden, M.D., Ph.D.
Does My Patient Need Spine Surgery? When to Consult a Surgeon, Jason Chang, M.D.
When Spine Surgery Fails: Neuromodulation, Ahmed Raslan, M.D.
How to Talk to Patients about Chronic Opioid Use, and How to Manage Opioid Tapers, Monique Jones, M.D.
Alternative Treatment: Opioid Alternatives, Kimberly Mauer, M.D.
Alternative Treatment: Acupuncture Therapy, Alexandra Dimitrova, M.D., M.A.
Alternative Treatment: Chiropractic, Jordan Graeme, D.C., M.S., D.C.N.
SESSION 2: Luncheon – Paxton Lecture, Hughes Duffau, M.D., Ph.D.
Lunch and lecture
SESSION 3: Approaches to Neurologic Diseases of Aging
Diagnosis of Dementia; When to be Concerned, Joseph Quinn, M.D.
Behavioral Management of Dementia, Katherine Ann Tacker, M.D.
What Not to Overlook in your Evaluation of Stroke or TIA Patients, Hormozd Bozorgchami, M.D.
How Do I Know if my Patient has Parkinson's? Vivek Unni, M.D., Ph.D.
Functional Neurosurgery for Neurodegenerative Diseases, Kim Burchiel, M.D.
Sunday, April 28, 2019
SESSION 4: Understanding and Treating ADHD
Brain Networks and ADHD Variation and Development, Damien Fair, Ph.D.
Adolescent Brains Development verses ADHD, Sarah Karalunas, Ph.D.
Diagnosing ADHD in Adults, and Considering Treatment Options, Whitney Black, M.D.
Whitney Black, M.D., Quality Medical Director of Psychiatry; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Dennis Bourdette, M.D., F.A.N.A., F.A.A.N., Chair and Roy and Eulalia Swank Family Research Professor of Neurology
Hormozd Bozorgchami, M.D., Assistant Professor of Neurology
Kim Burchiel, M.D., F.A.C.S., John Raaf Professor of Neurological Surgery
Alexandra Dimitrova M.D., M.A., Assistant Professor of Neurology
Hughes Duffau, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Neurological Surgery, Montpelier University Medical Center, France
Damien Fair, P.A.-C., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Behavior Neuroscience, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Jordan Graeme, D.C., M.S.H.N.F.M., Instructor, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Monique Jones M.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Sarah Karalunas, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
George Keepers, M.D., Ph.D., Chair, Department of Psychiatry; Carruthers Professor of Psychiatry; Director, Complex Neuropsychiatry Clinic; Director, Adult Attention Deficit Disorder Clinic
Kimberly Mauer, M.D., Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine,
Joseph Quinn, M.D., Director of the Portland VAMC Parkinson’s Disease Research, Education, and Clinical Center; Professor of Neurology
Ahmed Raslan, M.D., Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
Nathan Selden, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P., Campagna Professor and Chair of Neurological Surgery
Katherine Ann Tacker, M.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Khoi Than, M.D., Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
Vivek Unni, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neurology
Who should attend
- Family physicians
- Physician assistants
- Nurse practitioners
- Registered nurses
Location and accomodation
The course will be held at the Robertson Life Sciences Building (formerly Collaborative Life Sciences Building) at Portland’s South Waterfront, 2730 S.W. Moody Ave., Portland OR 97201.
Residence Inn by Marriott – Portland Downtown RiverPlace, 2115 S.W. River Pkwy., Portland, OR 97201 is a 5 minute walk or short streetcar ride to the RLSB. Shuttle service will also be provided to and from the Residence Inn for this event. To receive the $169 discounted hotel rate for this event, please call (503) 552-9500 and indicate that you are with the OHSU - Brain Institute Clinical Neurosciences for Primary Care group.
For more information
Email: Kate Stout, email@example.com
Phone: (503) 494-0885
Registration and credit
$350 – Full conference, 2 days
$300 – Saturday only
$100 – Sunday only
$175 – Full conference, 2 days
$150 – Saturday only
$50 – Sunday only
$35 – Paxton Lecture only, Saturday 12:30-1:30pm
$35 – Saslow Lecture only, Sunday 12:00-1:00pm
The registration fee includes breakfast and lunch on both days and all course materials. Early registration is encouraged since enrollment will be limited.
To help meet administrative costs, a $35 service charge will be assessed on all refund requests received by March 27, 2019; no refunds can be issued after that date. Should conditions warrant, the sponsors reserve the right to cancel this program with a full tuition refund.
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.