C129 - Pediatric Neuro-ophthalmology Update

Event Time: Tuesday April 25, 2017 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Topic(s): Child Neurology and Developmental Neurology, Neuro-ophthalmology/Neuro-otology
Director(s): Christopher Glisson DO
Description: This course will review pediatric neuro-ophthalmic topics including optic neuropathies in childhood (with a focus on optic neuritis and its relationship to MS), pediatric eye movement disorders, and causes of optic disc swelling. Knowledge will be transferred by various formats, including lecture, case-based discussion, and audience participation.
Completion Message: Participants should be able to demonstrate familiarity with afferent neuro-ophthalmic disorders in children (including optic neuritis, optic disc edema and vision loss), be knowledgable concerning the common efferent neuro-ophthalmic disorders that affect children (including diplopia, third/fourth/sixth nerve palsies, and other eye movement abnormalities), and review the relevant neuro-ophthalmic manifestations of systemic disease in the pediatric population.
CME Credits: 2
Core Competencies: Medical Knowledge, Patient Care

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