Events for Healthcare Professionals

May 13 and 14, 2016
Society for Neuroscience Oregon Chapter Meeting 2016
Including a mini-symposium on the neuroscience of addiction with Kathy Grant, Oregon National Primate Research Center and Barbara Sorg, Washington State University, Vancouver.

May 21, 2016
The 10th Anthony E. Gallo, Jr., Lecturer 2016: Richard G. Ellenbogen, M.D., F.A.C.S.
The Gallo Lecture was created by the OHSU Department of Neurological Surgery to honor the legacy and dedication to teaching and medical ethics of Anthony E. Gallo, Jr., M.D.

May 24, 2016
Wellness in Multiple Sclerosis: Why exercise matters &the science behind it
For clinicians, researchers, fellows, residents, and others in the field of MS clinical practice or research

June 14, 2016
EMS Stroke Conference
A free course designed for EMTs and Paramedics. OHSU experts will provide a review and update of emergency stroke care.

July 22–24, 2016
Portland International Neuroscience Symposium
Join top neuroscience physicians and scientists from around the world at the 4th Annual Portland International Neuroscience Symposium. OHSU Brain Institute is pleased to offer an annual CME course designed to address state-of-the-art clinical topics and related research important to healthcare professionals who manage patients with neurologic conditions.

September 9 and 10, 2016
6th International Symposium on Gait and Balance in Multiple Sclerosis: Sensory contributions to gait and balance in MS
This unique highly regarded symposium brings together multidisciplinary professionals from around the world to discuss and disseminate information and develop collaborations to advance research and patient care related to gait and balance dysfunction in people with multiple sclerosis.

September 18, 2016
OHSU Team Care Conference (Parkinson's Disease)
State-of-the-Art Team Care: Impact of Cognition in Rehabilitation
Develop skills and understanding in state-of-the-art strategies for treating and training people with Parkinson's disease who have cognitive impairment using an interdisciplinary approach. The very latest knowledge and research in mobility rehabilitation will be presented and translated into clinical practice by experts in the field through lecture, case studies, and demonstrations.