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Cutting Edge Topics in Tourette Syndrome

This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive

6.5 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) Credits for learning and change.

Saturday, April 18, 2020 | 8am – 4pm | Zucker School of Medicine

500 Hofstra Blvd Hempstead, NY

Jointly provided with the Tourette Association of America, Long Island Chapter.

Joint Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Northwell Health and the Tourette Syndrome Association. Northwell Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statements

 

Physicians:

Northwell Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses:

Northwell Health designates this activity for 6.5 ANCC contact hours.

 

Physician Assistants:

Northwell Health has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 6.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

Psychologists: 

Northwell Health designates this activity for 6.5 APA CE credits for psychologists.

 

Program Objectives:

All Northwell Health interprofessional continuing education (IPCE) activities are intended to improve patient care, safety and outcomes. At the conclusion of this conference participants should be able to: 

  • Cite the criteria used to diagnose Tourette Syndrome and other Tic Disorders (TS/TD). 

  • Describe the common co-occurring conditions with TS/TD. 

  • Summarize and prioritize evidence-based management and treatment strategies for tics and common co-occurring conditions. 

  • Describe emerging and novel treatments for the treatment of Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders. 

  • Identify the roles of all members of the healthcare team and effectively collaborate to improve patient outcomes and ensure optimal practice.

Unfortunately, as a result of policies put into place to keep everyone safe and healthy in regard to COVID-19 (coronavirus), Northwell has postponed the April 18th Cutting Edge Topics in Tourette Syndrome conference at Zucker Medical School. 

 

We will let you know as soon we have the new date. 

 

Thank you,

Tourette Association of America, Long Island Chapter

For More Information Download the Brochure

Click this link to download the event brochure for details.

Course Directors

Cathy L. Budman, MD

Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Director, Long Island Center for Tourette & Associated Disorders

 

Jane Zwilling, PsyD

Co-Chair

Tourette Association of America, Long Island Chapter Chair, Education/Advocacy Co-Director, Youth Ambassador Program Co-Director, Long Island Center For Tourette and Associated Disorders

Voluntary Attending Psychologist Department of Psychiatry, Zucker Hillside Hospital

 

Program Faculty

Heather Adams, PhD*

Shannon M. Bennett, PhD*

Laura L. Braider PhD

Kate Callan, BA*

Susan Conners, MEd

John Herrion, Esq.

Robert J. Jaffe, MD*

 

 

Joohi Jimenez-Shahed, MD

Jonathan W. Mink, MD, PhD*

Peter E. Morrison, DO*

Amy Vierhile, DNP, RN, PPCNP-BC*

Helene Walisever, PhD

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