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Pediatric Neuroscience Symposium 2019

Pediatric Neuroscience Symposium 2019

Children with Neurological & Neurosurgical Conditions: An Update for Pediatricians

Saturday, May 4 • 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Hermann Conference Room
6411 Fannin, Ground Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Specialized leaders in pediatric neurology and pediatric neurosurgery will provide an update on the latest advances in management and treatment options for patients with pediatric neurological conditions.

The full-day activity is designed for physicians in pediatric, general and family practice, as well as pediatric neurologists, physical therapists and occupational therapists.

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Course Directors

David I. Sandberg, M.D., FACS, FAAP

Professor and Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Dr. Marnie Rose Professorship in Pediatric Neurosurgery
Departments of Pediatric Surgery and Neurosurgery
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Ian Butler, M.D.

Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Neurology
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Jacob Geissler Distinguished Chair in West Syndrome Research
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Learning Objectives

  • To recognize and diagnose neurological problems in the pediatric patient.
  • To incorporate guidelines in your office practice for moreeffective management of the pediatric patient with neurological disease.
  • To identify available alternatives in the treatment of neurological disease in infants and children.

Target Audience

Pediatricians, neonatologists, family practitioners, neurologists, nurses and medical assistants


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Advanced Health Education Center and Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital.

The Advanced Health Education Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Advanced Health Education Center designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6 hours AMA PRA Category 1™. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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