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Current Concepts in Neurology - Princeton Health Employees

Session Dates
Apr 11, 2019  |  5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Event Type: For Health Professionals
Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center
1 Plainsboro Rd

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
1. Discuss symptoms of concussion, Parkinson’s disease, and Guillain-Barre syndrome.
2. Review current concepts and research in the management of concussion, Parkinson’s disease, and Guillain-Barre syndrome.
3. Review clinical outcomes in order to better assess patient outcomes.
4. Develop and implement an effective plan of care that is evidence based, provides timely recovery as well as patient satisfaction..

Continuing Education Credits

This course has been submitted to the NJ State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners. Approval for 3 CEU is pending.


• Physical Therapists
• Physical Therapist Assistants
• Occupational Therapists
• Occupational Therapy Assistants

Course Description

This is a 3 credit course designed for therapists to understand the current concepts for common neurological conditions.

Course Schedule

5:00 Registration
5:30 Concussion: Acute Rehabilitation or Rest?
6:30 Parkinson's Disease
7:30 Guillain-Barre Syndrome
8:30 Adjourn

Educational Information

Certificates will be awarded to participants upon conclusion of the course.

About the Speakers

Dr. Leithead, DNP, FNP, APN-C completed her Doctorate of Nursing Practice in Family Medicine at Rutgers University. Her graduate research was on caring for patients with multiple sclerosis. She is with Lawrenceville Neurology Center.

Dr. Rao, MD, MRCP (UK), DM is a board-certified, fellowship-trained neurologist. He is a graduate of the University of Bombay and the Royal Colleges of Physicians and completed his residency in Neurology at St. Louis University. He did a fellowship in neuromuscular diseases at Wayne State University. He serves as the Chief of Neurology at Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center. He is with Lawrenceville Neurology Center.

Dr. Modi, MD is a board certified, fellowship-trained neurologist. She received her medical degree from The Ohio State University and completed her residency at Montefiore Medical Center. She completed an EMG-track fellowship in neurophysiology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. She is with Lawrenceville Neurology Center.

Registration Information

Register by March 29. Space is limited.

***IMPORTANT***: If you are NOT an employee of Penn Medicine Princeton Health, please register here.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations and requests for refunds will be accepted until March 28, 2019.
(No refunds will be granted after March 28, 2019)

Registration Fees

Fee includes a light dinner.

Princeton Health Employees:

Cost: $10.00
Please provide: the names of all attendees AND the name of your manager.

Internet registration for this event is over.