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CME

2020-21 Neurology Grand Rounds

Location: Virtual

Date: Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Time: 7:30–8:30 a.m.

Contact: Michele Davis

About the Event

Join the Department of Neurology for a presentation by Collin Swafford, D.O., titled “Is My Baby Seizing? Non-epileptic Events in Young Children.” Swafford is an associate professor in the Department of Neurology, assistant program director of the Child Neurology Residency and a board-certified pediatric neurologist in UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s.

Email Michele Davis for more information, including Zoom connection.

Objectives

By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:

  • Identify common and uncommon events that are confused for seizures in young children.
  • Utilize video EEG monitoring to identify seizure mimics.
  • Initiate the work up / management of these mimics, if indicated.

Target Audience

Primary: neurologists, neuroscientists, nurses, residents, medical students
Secondary: Other health care professionals

Attributes/Competencies

This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:

  • ACGME: Patient Care and Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, and Systems-based Practice
  • IOM: Provide patient-centered care, Work in interdisciplinary teams, Employ evidence-based practice, Apply quality improvement, and Utilize informatics
  • IECC: Values/Ethics for Interprofessional Practice, Roles/Responsibility, Interprofessional Communication, Teams and Teamwork

Speaker Disclosure

Swafford, speaker for this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Planner Disclosure

William Schwartz, M.D.; Steve Roach, M.D.; Kent Ellington, M.D.; Mayur Patel, M.D.; Michele Davis; and Jason Camarillo, planners of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.