Webinars by Medical Specialty - Neurology

The Emerging Field of Autoimmune Neurology

Author: Vernino, Steven, MD, PhD
Date: Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Vernino describes the concept and spectrum of autoimmune neurological disorders, explains the role and interpretation of neurological autoantibodies as diagnostic tests and reviews the... Read more 

Breakthroughs in Alzheimer’s Disease Assessment: Quantitation of CSF Beta Amyloid 40 & 42

Author: Clarke, Nigel J., PhD
Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Clarke discusses the advantages in assessing Alzheimer’s disease by measurement of amyloid beta 42/40 ratio, describes an improved LC-MS/MS approach for quantitating amyloid beta... Read more 

Assessment and Management of Rapidly Progressive Dementia (RPD)

Author: Geschwind, Michael D., MD, PhD
Date: Monday, June 12, 2017
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr Geschwind discusses when to consider a diagnosis, the differential diagnoses, proper evaluation, and reviews the various management strategies for RPD.

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Insights into the Importance of Genetic Testing in Epilepsy

Author: Smith, Lacey , MS, CGC
Date: Monday, June 12, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Lacy Smith, genetic counselor with Boston Children’s Hospital’s Epilepsy Genetics Program and Athena Diagnostics’ genetic counselor Susan Hahn describes the etiology of epilepsy, and the... Read more 

Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy: A Clinical Review and Test Utilization Guide

Author: Liaquat, Khalida, MS, LCGC
Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Ms. Liaquat cites key clinical features and inheritance patterns of Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, describes the molecular and clinical complexity of this disease group and discusses current... Read more 

Alzheimer’s Disease: An Approach to Genetic Counseling and Testing

Author: Goldman, Jill, MS, MPhil, CGC
Date: Thursday, August 11, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Jill Goldman describes the different inheritance patterns associated with Alzheimer disease (AD) and other dementias, instructs attendees on how to use key family history questions... Read more