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PL2 - Presidential Plenary Session

Event Time: Sunday April 23, 2017 9:15 am to 12:00 pm
Topic(s): Aging, Dementia, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neurology, Child Neurology and Developmental Neurology, Epilepsy/Clinical Neurophysiology (EEG), General Neurology, Neuro-ophthalmology/Neuro-otology
Description: This session features the AAN's premier lecture awards for clinically relevant research and a presentation by a leading lecturer. Top researchers speak on some of the most significant findings in neurology in 2017.
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CME Credits: 2.75
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Program Speakers - Tentative

Start/End Time Title Faculty
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Presidential Lecture Terrence L. Cascino MD, FAAN 
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM H. Houston Merritt Lecture: Ophthalmoscopy in the 21st Century Nancy J. Newman MD, FAAN 
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Sidney Carter Award in Child Neurology: Improving Outcomes in Childhood Epilepsy J. Helen Cross  
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Robert Wartenberg Lecture: How Early Can We Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease? Ronald C. Petersen PhD, MD, FAAN 


Speaker Disclosure
Terrence L. Cascino, MD, FAAN Dr. Cascino has nothing to disclose.

J. Helen Cross Dr. Cross has nothing to disclose.

Nancy J. Newman, MD, FAAN Dr. Newman has received personal compensation for consulting, serving on a scientific advisory board, speaking, or other activities with GenSight Biologics and Quark Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Newman has received research support from GenSight Biologics and Santhera Pharmaceuticals.

Ronald C. Petersen, PhD, MD, FAAN Dr. Petersen has received personal compensation for consulting, serving on a scientific advisory board, speaking, or other activities with Roche, Inc., Merck, Inc., Biogen, Inc., and Genentech, Inc.. Dr. Petersen has received royalty, license fees, or contractual rights payments from Oxford University Press.

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