Neurofibromatosis: A New Horizon


Date & Location
Friday, June 28, 2019, 7:00 AM - 1:00 PM, St. Louis, Missouri, St. Louis, MO

Overview
There are new guidelines that were recently published in regards to management of adults with NF. There are also new treatments available for treatment of plexiform neurofibromotosis which many providers are unaware of. We aim to provide educational strategies to providers in order to improve patient outcomes.

Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity providers will be able to:
  1. Apply the clinical diagnostic criteria in order to make a diagnosis of NF-1
  2. Manage adult patients with NF-1 according to the recently published guidelines
  3. Recognize common complications of NF-1 and make appropriate referrals
  4. Utilize new treatments available for NF-1

Registration

LOCATION
Saint Louis University
Doisy College of Health Sciences
Allied Health Building, 3rd Floor Multipurpose Room
3437 Caroline Street
St. Louis, MO  63104-1111

TARGET AUDIENCE

Primary Care Providers, Pediatricians, General Neurologists, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants

PARKING
Hickory East Garage
3424 Hickory Street
St. Louis, MO  63104

REGISTRATION FEES
Registration is required to attend the activity. 

Registration to attend is Complimentary; however, if you would like to have your continuing education credits tracked for the activity, you must select the Certificate Fee registration option and pay $25.00. The certificate fee includes data entry into our lifelong learning database and a Continuing Medical Education (AMA) certificate.



Accreditation

Accreditation

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 Saint Louis University School of Medicine, SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, and the Children's Tumor Foundation.  Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provided continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation 


Saint Louis University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Learners (non physicians) will receive an attendance certificate designated for 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 


Venue: Saint Louis University Doisy College of Health Sciences

Allied Health Professionals Building

Multipurpose Room, 3rd. Floor

Complementary Parking in Hickory East Garage. (parking address, 3424 Hickory Street, St. Louis, MO 63104)

Walk out of garage up the side walk and enter the building through the back door, take angled sidewalk, and push electric door opener on post. Walk down hallway to elevator, take elevator to the third floor. Registration desk will be visible as you walk out of the elevator.