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Innovations in Neuroscience

Innovations in Neuroscience

This conference is designed to provide the most current information on a variety of topics in neuroscience.  It will feature a keynote speaker as well as provide a superb educational experience delivered by a multidisciplinary team of teaching excellence.

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May 15, 2015 | Cleveland Clinic Administrative Campus, Building 4, Beachwood, Ohio

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General Information

Host

Zielony Nursing Institute

Conference Location

Hilton Garden Inn Cleveland Downtown
1100 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115
216.658.6400

Contact Information

Beth Viscomi
Phone: 216.444.7591
Fax: 216.636.5101
viscomb@ccf.org

Travel and Accommodations

Conference Location

Hilton Garden Inn Cleveland Downtown
1100 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115
216.658.6400 

Parking

Parking will be available for $5. It will not be validated.

Meals

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Faculty

Cleveland Clinic Conference Directors

Kimberly Hunter, MSN, MBA, RN, NE-BC

Associate Chief Nursing Officer – Main Campus
Nursing Director
Neurological and Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute

Debra Kangisser, PA-C

Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry
Rose Ella Burkhardt Brain Tumor Neuro-Oncology Center

Cleveland Clinic Conference Planning Committee

  • Gail Ditz, BSN, RN
  • Cathy Dobrowski, MSN, ANP-BC
  • Marylou Friedrich, MSN, RN
  • Dawn Gerz, RN, BSN, MBA, ONC, CNOR
  • Margaret Henning, MSN, RN, NP-C
  • Christina Henrich, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC
  • Shannon Kaplan, BSN, RN
  • Megan LoBello, BSN, RN
  • Sonya Mertz, BSN, RN, CNRN
  • Fran Meyers, MS, PA-C
  • Sharon Ungar, RN, CCRN, CNRN
  • Debbie Williams, PA-C
  • Erica Yates, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CRRN

Keynote Speaker

Gina Petredis

Government Relations
Cleveland Clinic

Guest Speakers

Brian Appleby, MD

University Hospitals

Michael Steinmetz, MD

Associate Professor
Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Chair, Department of Neurosciences
Medical Director, Spine Center
MetroHealth Medical Center

Cleveland Clinic Faculty

Amit Anand, MD
Center for Behavioral Health

Ashley Chadwick NP
Cerebrovascular Center

Cathy Dobrowski, MSN, ANP-BC
Neurological Center for Pain

Bradley Douglas, NP 
Cerebrovascular Center

Robert Fox, MD
Mellen Center for Multiple Sclerosis

Jerilyn Hagan Sowell, CNS
Psychiatry and Psychology

Kelly Hancock, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Nursing Institute

Rebecca Kuenzler, MD
Neuromuscular Center

Jahangir Maleki, MD, PhD
Neurological Center for Pain

Douglas Moul, MD 
Sleep Disorders Center

Cheryl O’Brien RN, JD
Law Department

Michael Roizen, MD
Wellness Institute

Joseph Rudolph, MD
Center for Regional Neurosciences

Andrew Russman, DO
Cerebrovascular Center

Susan Samuel, MD
Cerebrovascular Center

Jenera Scott, PA
Center for Neurological Restoration

Betty Stiffler, APN
Neurological Center for Pain

Jennifer Tennyson, RN
Nursing Institute

George Tesar, MD
Center for Behavioral Health

Michael Vogelbaum, MD, PhD
Rose Ella Burkhardt Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center

David Williams, PA-C
Center for Regional Neurology

Kathy Wilson, APN
Center for Neurological Restoration

Accreditation

Cleveland Clinic (OH-045, 10/1/2015) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 14.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Physician assistants should claim only those hours actually spent participating in the CME activity.

This program was planned in accordance with AAPA's CME Standards for Live Programs and for Commercial Support of Live Programs.

Application for credit has been filed with the Ohio Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Athletic Trainers (OTPTAT) Board for Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy credits.  Determination of credits are pending.

Agenda
Day One: Thursday, November 7, 2013
7 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
7:45 a.m. - 8 a.m. Welcome and Introduction
Kimberly Hunter, MSN, MBA, RN, NE-BC
8 a.m. - 9 a.m. Keynote Speaker
"Government and Healthcare ‘Better Care for the Sick’ a Future Full of Challenges"
Gina Petredis
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. General Session 1
"Prion Disease: A Rare Neurological Phenomenon"
Brian Appleby, MD
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break and Exhibits
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions

Breakout A:
"Insomnia Care Issues and Shift Work Disorders - Understanding Diagnosis, Testing Tools, and Treatment"
Douglas Moul, MD

Breakout B:
"Radiosurgery for Tumors, AVMs, Acoustic Neuromas and Pain"
Michael Vogelbaum, MD, PhD

Breakout C:
"Community Spine 101- (A Look at Common Spinal Problems and Treatment)"
David Williams, PA-C
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
Noon - 1 p.m. General Session 2
"Documentation is Everything"
Cheryl O’Brien, RN, JD
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Breakout Sessions

Breakout D:
"Headaches: Case-Based Learning"
Cathy Dobrowski, APN and Betty Stiffler, APN

Breakout E:
"Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders in the Neuro Critical Care Patient: Case-Based Learning"
Ashley Chadwick, NP and Bradley Douglas, NP

Breakout F:
"Chronic Back and Neck Pain: Case-Based Learning"
Jahangir Maleki, MD, PhD
2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Refreshment Break and Exhibits
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. General Session 3
"Functional Imaging - Helping Unlock the Brain's Secrets"
Amit Anand, MD
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. General Session 4
"Shake, Rattle and Roll – An Overview on the Evaluation and Treatment of Tremors"
Joseph Rudolph, MD
4:30 p.m. Adjourn

Day Two: Friday, November 8, 2013
7 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
7:45 a.m. - 8 a.m. Welcome and Introduction
Kelly Hancock, MSN, RN, NE-BC
8 a.m. - 9 a.m. General Session 5
"Learnings on How Cleveland Clinic Bent the Cost Curve Down, and What You can do for YOU"
Michael Roizen, MD
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. General Session 6
"Neurogenetics and Genomic Medicine"
Marvin Natowicz, MD PhD
10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Refreshment Break and Exhibits
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Breakout Sessions

Breakout G:
"Therapeutic Hypothermia"
Jennifer Tennyson, RN and Susan Samuel, MD

Breakout H:
"What You Need to Know About Parkinson’s Disease"
Jenera Scott, PA and Kathy Wilson, APN

Breakout I:
"The Latest News on Multiple Sclerosis"
Robert Fox, MD
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
Noon - 1 p.m. General Session 7
"Conversion Disorder – So What is it? From Diagnosis to Treatment"
George Tesar, MD
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Breakout Sessions

Breakout J:
"Woman’s Health – Consequences of Role Strain"
Jerilyn Sowell, CNS

Breakout K: 
"ALS and Related Disorders"
Rebecca Kuenzler, MD

Breakout L:
"Spinal Cord Injury and Autonomic Dysreflexia"
Mike Steinmetz, MD
2 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Refreshment Break and Exhibits
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. General Session 8
"Stroke When Seconds Count"
Andrew Russman, MD
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. General Session 9
"Medical Family Feud"
Planning Committee
4:30 p.m. Adjourn
Exhibitors and Vendors

No longer accepting submissions for exhibitors, space is now full.

Registration Information
Registration is now closed for this conference.