Parkinsons Disease Symposium
Saturday November 8, 2014
Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Accreditation Statement:

This San Francisco Neurological Society is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The San Francisco Neurological Society takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity.

Designation Statement:

The San Francisco Neurological Society designates this educational activity for an estimated 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM . This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.

Nurses: For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Who Should Attend:

Neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, neuropsychologists, residents, nurses, and other physicians interested in research and clinical advances in the neurosciences.

Program Agenda:

8:00-9:00am:Registration and Full Breakfast

9:00 - 9:05am: Introduction, Suketu Khandhar, MD - Kaiser and James Tetrud, MD - The Parkinson’s Institute

9:05 - 9:55am: What Causes Parkinson’s Disease?
Caroline Tanner MD - UCSF

9:55 - 10:45am: Management of Difficult Motor Features of PD
Grace Liang, MD - The Parkinson’s Institute

10:45 - 11:00am: Coffee break
Sponsored by: Medtronic DBS/Neuromodulation

11:00 - 11:50am: Autonomic Features of PD
Safwan Jaradeh, MD - Stanford

11:50am - 12:20pm: Panel discussion

12:20 - 1:45pm: Lunch on own or optional FREE educational luncheon: “Balancing the Managment of Motor and Non-Motor Symptoms in Parkinson’s Disease” Speaker sponsored by Rockpointe CME (program begins at 12:45)

1:45 - 2:35pm: Sleep Dysfunction in PD
Graham Alec Glass, MD - UCSF

2:35 - 3:25pm: Cognitive and Behavioral Aspects of PD
Jeffrey Klingman, MD - Kaiser

3:25 - 3:40pm: Coffee break

3:40 - 4:30pm: Future Therapies for PD
Jill Ostrem, MD - UCSF

4:30-5:00pm: Panel Discussion

CME: 7 hours

download program registration and agenda here

Optional Lunch Program

All registered guests of the Parkinsons Diesease Symposium are invited to attend this free luncheon to take place during the lunch break of the program. Details coming soon.

Driving Instructions:

Directions to the Sir Francis Drake hotel in San Francisco from the north (Marin & Wine Country):
Take Hwy 101 South to San Francisco Cross the Golden Gate Bridge and take the Lombard Street exit Take Lombard Street (Hwy 101) to Van Ness Avenue Turn RIGHT on Van Ness Avenue From Van Ness, turn LEFT onto O'Farrell Street Turn LEFT onto Powell Sir Francis Drake Hotel is on the corner of Powell and Sutter Streets, in Union Square, San Francisco.


Directions to the Sir Francis Drake San Francisco hotel from the east (East Bay and Oakland International Airport)
Take Hwy 80 West to San Francisco From the left lane on the Bay Bridge take the 5th Street exit Turn RIGHT onto 5th street and continue to Market street Cross Market (5th will become Cyril Magnin Blvd.) Continue 2 blocks to O'Farrell Street, turn RIGHT onto O'Farrell Turn LEFT onto Powell Sir Francis Drake Hotel is on the corner of Powell and Sutter Streets, in Union Square, San Francisco.

Directions to the Sir Francis Drake hotel in San Francisco from the south (Peninsula, including SFO Airport)
Take 101 North to San Francisco toward the Bay Bridge Take the 4th Street exit (last San Francisco exit) 4th Street becomes Bryant; continue on Bryant to 3rd Street Turn LEFT onto 3rd and continue 41/2 blocks, crossing Market Street Turn LEFT onto Geary and continue to Powell Turn RIGHT onto Powell Sir Francis Drake Hotel is on the corner of Powell and Sutter Streets, in Union Square, San Francisco.

San Francisco Neurological Society

Sir Francis Drake Hotel

450 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
phone: 415.392.7755
reservations: 800.795.7129
www.sirfrancisdrake.com



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