CME/CE Credit

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this live activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Evaluate the safety and efficacy of new and emerging therapies for multiple sclerosis
  • Diagnose and determine appropriate treatment options for patients with Parkinson’s disease
  • Analyze strategies for the management of Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia
  • Individualize treatment for bipolar disorder, monitor patients for treatment efficacy, and modify existing management plans for patients with treatment-resistant bipolar disorder
  • Explain guideline-concordant practices for the diagnosis and treatment of schizophrenia to better identify and manage patients with this disorder
  • Formulate an evidence-based management plan incorporating recommendations for treating headache and migraine
  • Describe the sleep problems that occur with depression, bipolar disorder, and other psychiatric disorders
  • Implement appropriate strategies to treat patients with treatmentresistant depression
  • Explain the symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder and describe how to develop an assessment plan
  • Identify the symptoms of epilepsy and list the components required to make an accurate diagnosis and to distinguish it from seizures due to other causes
  • Recognize the diagnostic and treatment challenges surrounding obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Review the symptoms of stroke and formulate a decision plan

ACCREDITATION STATEMENTS

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

DESIGNATION STATEMENT

The University of Louisville Office of Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

NURSING CONTINUING EDUCATION

Credit Designation
This educational activity for 13.75 contact hours is provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.

Accreditation Statements
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AAFP CREDIT

This Live activity, 2nd Annual Summit in Neurology & Psychiatry-Brain/Mind/Body, with a beginning date of 06/24/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 13.25 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

FACULTY DISCLOSURES

As a provider accredited by the ACCME, it is the policy of the University of Louisville Offi ce of Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development to require the disclosure of anyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity. All relevant fi nancial relationships with any commercial interests and/or manufacturers will be disclosed to participants at the beginning of the activity.