THIS COURSE IS OFFERED IN-PERSON ONLY FOR 2022.
Attendees will participate in interactive workshops and discussions with other attendees and our faculty from the fields of Intraoperative Neuromonitoring, Neurosurgery, Cardiothoracic surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Neurology, Vascular surgery, and Anesthesiology.
Course directors and faculty: Katherine Anetakis M.D., Jeffrey Balzer Ph.D, Partha Thirumala M.D. and Donald Crammond, Ph.D.
CME Accreditation and Designation
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh 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.
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
ASET – The Neurodiagnostic Society has granted 17 Continuing Education Units [ASET-CEUs] for this program. Such crediting, however, should not be construed by program participants as an endorsement of any type of instruments or supplies mentioned or involved in these presentations.
Procirca is an ABRET-accredited Intraoperative Neuromonitoring lab.
Participation by all individuals is encouraged. Advance notification of any special needs will help us provide better service. Please notify us of your needs at least two weeks in advance of the program by calling 412-647-3450.
This program is presented by Procirca in conjunction with the University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurological Surgery and The Center for Clinical Neurophysiology.
Who Should Attend
The Principles and Practice of Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Workshop is designed for advanced professionals performing or involved in intraoperative neuromonitoring including but not limited to neurologists, PM&R physicians, anesthesiologists, board certified neurophysiologists, senior neurophysiology technologists, and neurological, orthopedic, vascular and ENT surgeons.
The course will highlight practice specifications, multimodality protocols, recent advances in the field, pre- and post-operative neurological evaluation and management, and telemedicine. Presentations will make reference to current literature, technical developments, methodologies and clinical efficacy.