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2023 Annual Meeting | C144 - Epilepsy and Neuroimmunology

Tuesday 04/25/23
03:30 PM - 05:30 PM EST Add To Calendar
This program will be presented both in-person and online
This program will be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Kelsey Marie Smith, MD
Autoimmune Neurology, Epilepsy/Clinical Neurophysiology (EEG)
Participants will get updates regarding epilepsy and neuroimmunology and learn to describe the electroclinical features of seizures associated with autoimmune encephalitis and autoimmune associated epilepsy, focusing on seizures associated with LGI1, NMDA-R, and GAD65 antibodies; summarize data about treatment of these disorders; and discuss updated treatment strategies for new onset refractory status epilepticus (NORSE) and febrile infection-related epilepsy syndrome (FIRES).
2.00 CME credits
Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge
Fellow, Resident, General Neurologist, Specialist Neurologist, Non-neurologist, Advanced Practice Provider, Neurohospitalist, Medical Student
Case-based, Didactic

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Event Timeline
03:30 PM - 03:40 PM EST Introduction Introduction and Welcome
Kelsey Marie Smith, MD
03:40 PM - 04:10 PM EST Speaker LGI1 and NMDAR Antibody Encephalitis: Clinical Presentation, Seizure Semiology, and Treatment Strategies
Kelsey Marie Smith, MD
04:10 PM - 04:40 PM EST Speaker GAD65 Antibody Associated Epilepsy: Clinical Presentation and Treatment Challenges
Christian Bien, MD
04:40 PM - 05:10 PM EST Speaker New Onset Refractory Status Epilepticus (NORSE) and Febrile Infection-related Epilepsy Syndrome (FIRES): Current Treatment Strategies
Coral Marie Stredny, MD
05:10 PM - 05:30 PM EST Discussion Questions, Answers, and Panel Discussion
Kelsey Marie Smith, MD, Christian Bien, MD, Coral Marie Stredny, MD
Faculty Disclosures
Kelsey Marie Smith, MD The institution of Dr. Smith has received research support from CURE Epilepsy. The institution of Dr. Smith has received research support from UCB Pharmaceuticals.
Christian Bien, MD Dr. Bien has nothing to disclose.
Coral Marie Stredny, MD Dr. Stredny has stock in Proctor and Gamble. The institution of Dr. Stredny has received research support from Pediatric Epilepsy Research Foundation.