Overview of the Nervous System: A Case-Based Approach

August 29, 2019

Date: November 01 - November 01, 2019

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Overview of the Nervous System: A Case-Based ApproachFriday, November 1, 2019 at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Madison WestAbout the Conference:Would you like some helpful hints and tips about how to conduct the neurologic examination to make you feel more confident in your findings? Would you like to review when and what diagnostics should be performed in specific cases to help narrow down your differential list? In this case-based lecture series, we will discuss the most common neurologic disease presentations and the decisions that occur for neurolocalization, diagnostic and treatment recommendations.Conference Presenters:Starr Cameron, BVetMed, DACVIM (Neurology) Clinical Assistant Professor School of Veterinary Medicine Neurology Service University of Wisconsin-Madison Helena Rylander, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) Clinical Associate Professor School of Veterinary Medicine Neurology Service University of Wisconsin-MadisonConference Agenda:8:20 Registration Check-in & Continental Breakfast 8:50 Welcome & Introductions - S. Cameron 9:00 Neurologic Examination and Localizing the Lesion - H. Rylander 10:00 Seizures - When to Recommend Additional Diagnostics and When to Start Medications - S. Cameron 10:50 Break 11:00 Vestibular Disease: Peripheral vs. Central vs. Paradoxical - How to Tell the Difference and What to Do Next - S. Cameron 12:00 Lunch 12:45 Other Intracranial Diseases - Neoplasia, Infectious/ Inflammatory, and Vascular Disease - S. Cameron 1:45 Neuromuscular Diseases - H. Rylander 2:45 Break 3:00 Myelopathy vs. Orthopedic Disease - H. Rylander 4:00 AdjournGeneral Information:Date/Time: Friday, November 1, 2019 8:50 AM - 4:00 PM Location: Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Madison West, 1109 Fourier Drive, Madison, WI 53717; 608-826-0500 Lodging: For options, go to www.visitmadison.com. Parking: Parking the day of the conference is FREE at the Holiday Inn. C.E.: 6.0 continuing education hours will be awarded to Veterinary Professionals who attend the program in its entirety. Fee: Includes continental breakfast, lunch and program notes. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Please register early!

Event type: Conference

Event Address: Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Madison West1109 Fourier Drive, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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Sponsor: School of Veterinary Medicine Continuing Education Office

For More Information:CARRIE TOBIN,UW-Madison | SVM | CE

2015 Linden Drive, Room 2011 ,1 ,MADISON ,Wisconsin ,53706 ,United States

6082655206, carrie.tobin@wisc.edu, https://apps.vetmed.wisc.edu/cereg/