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29th Annual Pediatric Neurology Update

Date: 
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 07:45 to 17:30
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for the 
29th Annual Pediatric Neurology Update 

April 11, 2019
Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center 
Sponsored by Children's National Health System 
Learn more and register today at: 
www.childrensnational.org/neurologyupdate 

                 

 

Conference Chairs: 

  • Roger J. Packer, MD, Senior Vice President of Neuroscience and Behavioral Medicine at Children’s National  
 

Speakers Include:

  • Shlomo Shinnar, MD, PhD 
    Montefiore Einstein University, New York, NY
  • Howard Weiner, MD 
    Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX
  • Martina E. Bebin, MD, MPA
    UAB Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic, Birmingham, AL
  • Peter Crino, MD, PhD
    University of Maryland, College Park, MD
  • Kevin Pelphrey, PhD 
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
 

Learning Objectives: 

  • Understand the most up-to date concepts concerning epilepsy and epilepsy surgery and how advances affect management, referral indications and outcomes; 
  • Understand how discoveries in the pathobiology and the underpinnings of tuberous sclerosis are affecting its management and guiding preventive therapeutic approaches; and 
  • Education physicians, psychologists, nurses and other medical care delivers on the challenges of caring for children on the autism spectrum, including the prerequisites to maximize the medical care of these children.