Practical Pediatrics Webcast: "Neuroimaging in Children with Headaches, Seizures and Behavioral Disorders"

The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this enduring material 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.
 

Course details

  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 1.00
  • Hours of Participation: 1.00
  • Course opens: Fri, May 31 2013
  • Course expires: Sun, May 31 2015
  • Cost: $0.00

Target audience

  • Pediatricians
  • Family Medicine Providers
  • Advanced Practice Providers
  • Physician Assistants
     

Learning objectives

  • Describe the role of imaging in the diagnosis of children and youth with three behavioral/neurobehavioral disorders: depression, addiction (sugar, smoking), and autism.
  • Discuss advantages, limitations, role and selection of the various neuroimaging studies in children being evaluated for headaches. Recognize the imaging appearance of abnormalities seen in children with headaches.
  • Understand the imaging protocol for pediatric patient presenting with seizures. Recognize the imaging appearance of common developmental causes of the seizures.

Faculty & credentials

Hervey Segall, MD, program director of Pediatrics Neuroradiology at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, professor of Radiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and member of Children's Specialty Group.

Teresa Gross Kelly, MD, pediatric radiologist at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, assistant professor of Radiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and member of Children's Specialty Group.

Mohit Maheshwari, MD, pediatric radiologist at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, assistant professor of Radiology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and member of Children's Specialty Group.

Required hardware / software

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ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name:: 
Jacob Hill
Phone Number:: 
+1 (414) 266-8617
Email:: 
jhill@chw.org
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