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Annual ACMEGS Course

2019 ACMEGS Course
Tuesday, February 5 - Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Caesar's Palace
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

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TARGET AUDIENCE

This educational activity is directed to clinical neurophysiologists, neurologists, psychiatrists, physiatrists, neurosurgeons, trainees in these disciplines and other physicians and researchers who utilize clinical neurophysiological techniques and knowledge in the diagnosis and management of patients with disorders of the nervous system.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
At the conclusion of this program, the learner should be able to:

  1. Describe the underlying physics of MEG generation and recording;
  2. Describe the most common and efficient organization of an MEG laboratory;
  3. ldentify epileptiform MEG waveforms with and without EEG correlates;
  4. Process MEG and EEG data with source localization software;
  5. Interpret dipole models of MEG and EEG epileptiform spikes and normal evoked fields;
  6. Distinguish abnormal MEG transients from normal variants; and
  7. Provide a localization of MEG and EEG activity to aid in presurgical epilepsy evaluations.

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Polices of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the American Clinical Neurophysiology Society (ACNS) and the American Clinical Magnetoencephalography Society (ACMEGS). ACNS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
ACNS designates this activity for a maximum of 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ASET-CEUs
An application to provide ASET-CEUs for attendance at this course is pending.

TRAVEL FELLOWSHIPS
ACMEGS funds annual Travel Fellowships to attend the ACMEGS Annual Course and/or Meeting. A total of up to three awards of $1,000 USD each will be made available to ACMEGS members in each of the following three categories:

  • Clinical Fellows
  • Research Fellows
  • Technologists.

Click here for more information and to apply.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
ACNS has arranged for a block of rooms at the Caesar's Palace, the headquarters hotel of the ACNS and ACMEGS 2019 Annual Meetings.

Group rate = $221/night single/double occupancy

Reservations may be made online or by calling 866-227-5938. If making reservations by phone, please be sure to indicate you are with the ACNS 2019 Annual Meeting & Courses to receive the group rate.

Reservations at the group rate will be accepted until January 15, 2019 OR until the block is full, whichever occurs first*. Reservations on a space-available basis after the housing deadline of January 15, 2019. We recommend booking your hotel as soon as your travel plans have been confirmed.