ANA 2017 Schedule at a Glance

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Any session that has an asterisk (*) next to the session title, is not available for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Friday, October 13, 2017
4:30 PM - 8:15 PM NINDS/ANA Career Development Symposium (invitation only)
Saturday, October 14, 2017
7:15 AM - 7:45 PM NINDS/ANA Career Development Symposium (invitation only)
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Registration Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Pre-Meeting Symposium – Big Science and the BRAIN Initiative
Sunday, October 15, 2017
6:00 AM - 5:45 PM Registration Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Faculty Development Courses
Students, Residents, and Fellows-Career Level: Early Careers in Academic Neurology
Early- to Mid-Career Level: How to Talk to Your Chair
AUPN Chair-Career Level: Challenges in Faculty Compensation
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Coffee Break
9:15 AM - 11:15 AM Plenary Session – Linking Circuits to Behavior: Promise and Perils
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM New Member Meet and Greet with ANA Past Presidents & Current Leaders*
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM Lunch
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM Interactive Lunch Workshops
1. Management of Severe Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury: What is the Evidence?
2. Inflammatory Diseases of the Spinal Cord
3. Operative Strategies for Drug-Resistant Focal Epilepsy: Cortical Resection, Responsive Neurostimulation, Deep Brain- and Chronic Subthreshold Cortical
4. Meet the Director and Staff of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)*
1:15 PM - 3:15 PM Plenary Session – Derek Denny-Brown Young Neurological Scholar Symposium
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Special Interest Group Symposia
1. Neuro-Oncology
2. Neurocritical Care
3. Behavioral Neurology
4. Epilepsy
5. Cerebrovascular Disease
6. Education (AUPN Sponsored)
7. Multiple Sclerosis
8. Movement Disorders
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Poster Presentation & Reception I*
Monday, October 16, 2017
6:30 AM - 5:45 PM Registration Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Faculty Development Courses
Students, Residents, and Fellows-Career Level: The Many Faces of Academic Global Neurology
Early- to Mid-Career Level: Roads Less Traveled: Creative Careers Off the Beaten Track
AUPN Chair-Career Level: Politics for Neurology Chairs
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Coffee Break
9:15 AM - 11:15 AM Plenary Session – Presidential Symposium: Translational Neuroscience Research to Improve Outcomes for the 'Bottom Billion'
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Executive Session of Membership* (All Members are encouraged to attend)
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM Lunch
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM Interactive Lunch Workshops
1. Meet the Fogarty International Center and Global Neurology at NIH*
2. The Microbiome and the Nervous System
3. Concussion and Youth Sports
4. Role of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) in Neurodegenerative Disorders
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM Additional Lunch Workshops
1. American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program: Life-long Learning for Neurologists*
2. 17th Annual Women of the ANA Lunch Program: Empowering Women to Close the Salary Gap*
1:15 PM - 3:15 PM Plenary Session – Precision Medicine in Neurologic Disease
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Special Interest Group Symposia
1. Traumatic Brain Injury
2. Sleep Disorders and Circadian Rhythm
3. Interventional Neurology
4. Case Studies in Neurology
5. Autoimmune Neurology
6. Dementia and Aging
7. Health Services Research
8. Headache and Pain
9. Neuromuscular Disease
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Poster Presentation & Reception II*
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM President's Reception*
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
6:30 AM - 2:15 PM Registration Hours
7:00 AM - 8:45 AM Breakfast
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Faculty Development Courses
Students, Residents, and Fellows-Career Level: Preparing for Your First Faculty Position - A Workshop for New Academic Neurologists
Early- to Mid-Career Level: The View from the NIH and Successful Grant Writing
AUPN Chair-Career Level: Winter is Coming, but MACRA is Here: Reimbursement for Quality and the Shift to Population-Based Care
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM Break
8:45 AM - 10:45 AM Plenary Session – Antisense Oligonucleotide Treatment of Genetic Neurological Diseases
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Box Lunches
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Interactive Lunch Workshops
1. An Overview of Global Neurology Contributions of International Outreach Committee of ANA*
2. Meet the Neurology Department Chairs*
3. Extranigral Parkinson Disease and Parkinsonism
4. Meet the Editors*
5. The Evolving Field of Clinical Neurogenetics in the Next-Generation Sequencing Era
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Additional Lunch Workshops
1. AUPN'S Networking Lunch for Small Academic Departments of Neurology*
12:00 PM - 12:15 PM Break
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM Plenary Session – Molecular Imaging in Neurologic Disease
2:15 PM Meeting Adjournment