The American Academy of Neurology Annual meeting to take place in New Orleans April 21–28th2012 and the early registration deadline is March 28 2011.
The Clinical Neurophysiology (CNP) section Highlights in the Field will be held on Wed April 25 6:30–7:30pm.
The CNP section business meeting date April 24th 2012 8am–8:30am
|1KP.004||Recognition and Management of the Many Types of Status Epilepticus||Sat, April 21st 4:00–6:00 pm|
|2ES.002||EEG in Children: Developmental Maturation, Variants, Epilepsy Syndromes, and Identification of Surgical Candidates||Sun, April 22nd 6:30–9:30 AM|
|2FC.001||Clinical Epilepsy||Sun, April 22nd 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM|
|3AC.007||Emerging Techniques and Directions in Epilepsy||Mon, April 23rd 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM|
|3SW.001||Neurophysiologic Intraoperative Monitoring||Mon, April 23rd 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM|
|4PC.005||Current Controversies in Epilepsy: Brain injury and Cognitive Consequences||Tue, April 24th 1:00–5:00 PM|
|6NF.001||Neuro Flash: Epilepsy||Thu, April 26th 6:30–8:00 AM|
|6NP.001||Epilepsy Skills Pavilion||Thu, April 26th 1:00–5:00 PM|
|7FC.003||Clinical EEG||Fri, April 27th 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
|8AC.004||How to Analyze Spells by Video–EEG||Sat, April 28th 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM|
Current trends in Clinical Neurophysiology workgroup under Dr. Jau Shin Lou’s directorship has 12 members so far evaluating and reviewing issues of concern for the field of neurophysiology to report to our membership. Please contact staff laison, mmorris @aan.com if have issues or concerns to report.
Sleep CPT: New guidelines for the sleep section in the CPT codebook resulted from work with AAN and American Assoc of Sleep Medicine.
Neurophysiologic intraoperative monitoring: new guideline to be published in Neurology forthcoming on MEP and SEP monitoring.
Model medical policy for EEG currently being evaluated by AAN, AANEM and ACNS.