EDS ECHO Summit: Neurological Complications
Healthcare Professionals Day, September 25, 2021
Community Day, September 26, 2021
We are delighted to be hosting a dedicated virtual event for neurological complications in the Ehlers-Danlos syndromes (EDS) and hypermobility spectrum disorders (HSD). The conference will take place online via Zoom Webinar. If you have questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
September 25 is suitable for Healthcare Professionals. September 26 is suitable for Community Members, and Healthcare Professionals who wish to learn from a lay perspective. A total of 11.5 CME/CEU/CE credits are available for Healthcare Professionals to claim for attending both days live.
September 25, 2021, will be Healthcare Professionals Day.
Sessions will take place from 08:45 AM – 4:45 PM Eastern Time. (Please use the converter world time buddy to find the correct times in your location)
Join us as leading experts present the latest research, management, and scientific information including the following topics:
- Persistent headaches and migraine
- Orthostatic headache
- Indications for surgical referrals and outcomes
- Peripheral Neuropathy
- Cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction – pathophysiology and management
A total of 11.5 CME/CEU/CE credits are available for Healthcare Professionals to claim for attending both days live. The full agenda and registration information can be found below.
September 26, 2021, will be Community Day.
This day is for members of the EDS and HSD community, their families, and caregivers. The community day will take place from 08:45 AM – 4:45 PM Eastern Time.
Community Day presentations will include:
- Management of headache and migraine
- What is orthostatic headache?
- How your physical therapist can help manage lumbar-sacral instability
- Symptoms and management of tethered cord
- Management of cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction
The full agenda for Community Day, registration information, and scholarship application details can be found below.
AMA Designation Statement
Project ECHO® designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Project ECHO®, in compliance with the ACCME Standards of Commercial Support, requires anyone who is in a position to control the content of an activity discloses all relevant financial relationships they have had within the last 12 months with a commercial interest related to the content of the activity. The Planners and Presenters of this activity disclose that they have no financial relationships with any commercial interest. Professor Lara Bloom, Stacey Simmonds, Sacha Aziz, Dr. Alan Hakim, Dr. Manjit Matharu, Dr. Salwa Kamourieh, Dr. Fraser Henderson, Dr. Petra Klinge, Dr. Valeria Iodice, Dr. Leslie Russek, Dr. David Saperstein.
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