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Neuroscience Symposium (For Medical Professionals)

Expanding Knowledge, Advancing Treatment 

Orlando Health is pleased to host its inaugural Neuroscience Symposium to share advances ranging from medical and surgical management of the back/spine and stroke to treatment of trigeminal neuralgia and neuromuscular disorders. 

This symposium is ideal for primary care and internal medicine physicians, as well as advanced practice providers and nurses who want to further their knowledge of neuroscience treatments.

Saturday, April 14, 2018
7:00 am – 4:30 pm

Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center
Multi-Purpose Rooms A-D

Speakers and Topics:

  • Rick Nieves-Ramos, MD – Medical Management of Back Pain
  • Robert Hirschl, MD and Virgilio Matheus, MD – Surgical Management of Spine
  • Christian Rosado, MD – Medical and Surgical Management of Stroke
  • Nicholas Avgeropoulos, MD and Naren Ramakrishna, MD, PhD – Brain Tumors
  • Marshall Cress, MD – Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tawfiq Lahham, MD – Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Stroke Case Study

Agenda:

  • 7:00 am – 7:50 am: Registration and Breakfast
  • 7:50 am – 8:00 am: Opening and Introductory
  • 8:00 am – 8:45 am: Medical Management, Back Pain (Rick Nieves-Ramos, MD)
  • 8:45 am – 9:45 am: Surgical Management, Spine (Robert Hirschl, MD; Virgilio Matheus, MD)
  • 9:45 am – 10:00 am: BREAK
  • 10:00 am – 11:30 am: Stroke (Christian Rosado, MD; Marshall Cress, MD)
  • 11:30 am – 12:15 pm: BREAK – LUNCH BUFFET
  • 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm: Stroke Case Study – Panel Discussion
  • 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm: Brain Tumors (Nicholas Avgeropoulos, MD; Naren Ramakrishna, MD, PhD)
  • 2:30 pm – 2:45 pm: BREAK
  • 2:45 pm – 3:15 pm: Trigeminal Neuralgia (Marshall Cress, MD)
  • 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm: Neuromuscular Disorders (Tawfiq Lahham, MD)
  • 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm: Closing Remarks/Evaluations
  • 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm: Networking

Cost to Attend:

  • $75 for Physicians
  • $50 for Advanced Practice Providers
  • $25 for Nurses
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Nursing contact hours pending.

Orlando Health Institute for Learning is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by Florida Board of Nursing (Provider No. FBN 50-1524).  

Orlando Health Institute for Learning is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (AP 085).

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