Neurology for Non-Neurologists 2018

Neurology for Non-Neurologists 2018

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Explore the Field of Clinical Neurology

This program delves into topics in clinical neurology that non-neurologists commonly face in their daily practice. Lectures delivered by acknowledged experts will enhance and improve your ability to take a neurological history, perform a neurological exam, and recognize and treat neurological problems. Neurology for Non-Neurologists will also help you know when it’s appropriate to order imaging and laboratory tests, or to recommend referrals.


Approach to the Patient

  • Taking a Neurological History - Martin A. Samuels, MD
  • The Mental Status Examination - Aaron P. Nelson, PhD, ABPP
  • The Neurological Examination: Cranial Nerves, Motor, Sensory, Coordination, and Reflexes - Martin A. Samuels, MD

Sensory Complaints

  • Approach to the Patient with Dizziness - Gregory T. Whitman, MD
  • Treatment of Dizziness - Gregory T. Whitman, MD
  • Approach to the Patient with Spells - Louis R. Caplan, MD
  • Fatigue - Thomas D. Sabin, MD
  • Migraine and Other Headache Syndromes - Rebecca C. Burch, MD
  • Headache as a Symptom of Systemic Disease - Rebecca C. Burch, MD
  • Neck and Arm Pain - Shamik Bhattacharyya, MD
  • Low Back and Leg Pain - Shamik Bhattacharyya, MD
  • Spinal Cord Neurology- Shamik Bhattacharyya, MD
  • Approach to the Problem of Chronic Pain - Victor Wang, MD


  • Epilepsy - Tracey A. Milligan, MD, MS, FAAN
  • Seizures as a Symptom of Systemic Disease - Tracey A. Milligan, MD, MS, FAAN


  • Visual Disturbances - Sashank Prasad, MD
  • Eye Movement, Lid, and Pupil Abnormalities - Robert M. Mallery, MD

Movement Disorders

  • Parkinsonism - Chizoba Umeh, MD
  • Tremor - Albert Hung, MD, PhD
  • Hypokinetic Movement Disorders (Other than Parkinson Disease) - Edison K. Miyawaki, MD
  • Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders - Edison K. Miyawaki, MD


  • Prevention of Stroke - Steven K. Feske, MD
  • Impact of Social Networks in Stroke - Amar Dhand, MD, DPhil
  • Treatment of Acute Stroke - Galen V. Henderson, MD

Cancer Neurology

  • Primary Brain Tumors - Lakshmi Nayak, MD
  • Neurological Aspects of Systemic Cancer - Eudocia Quant Lee, MD, MPH

Neurological Infections

  • Encephalitis - Jennifer L. Lyons, MD
  • Meningitis - Jennifer L. Lyons, MD
  • HIV Neurology - Nagagopal Venna, MD

Neuromuscular Disorders

  • Neuropathies - Mohammad Kian Salajegheh, MD
  • Muscle and Neuromuscular Junction Disorders - Mohammad Kian Salajegheh, MD
  • Motor Neuron Diseases - Nazem Atassi, MD, MMSc

Multiple Sclerosis and Autoimmune Disorders

  • Multiple Sclerosis - James M. Stankiewicz, MD
  • Autoimmune Neurology - Henrikas Vaitkevicius, MD

Behavioral Neurology

  • Evaluation of Cognitive Impairment - Kirk R. Daffner, MD, FAAN
  • Alzheimer Disease - Reisa A. Sperling, MD
  • Delirium and Confusion - Joshua P. Klein, MD, PhD
  • Neuropsychiatry - John F. Sullivan, MD


  • Principles of Neuroimaging - Joshua P. Klein, MD, PhD

Borderlands of Medicine and Neurology

  • Neuro-Rheumatology - Shamik Bhattacharyya, MD
  • The Neurology of Acid-Base Disturbances - Martin A. Samuels, MD
  • Neurocardiology - Martin A. Samuels, MD
  • Neurohematology - Martin A. Samuels, MD

Sleep Disorders

  • Insomnia - Milena K. Pavlova, MD
  • Excessive Sleepiness - Milena K. Pavlova, MD
  • Sleep Problems in Neurological Diseases - Milena K. Pavlova, MD

Brain Injury and Toxins

  • Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion - William J. Mullally, MD
  • Metabolic Encephalopathy - Martin A. Samuels, MD
  • Coma and Brain Death - Martin A. Samuels, MD
  • The Neurology of Alcohol - Michael E. Charness, MD
  • Neurotoxicology: Central Nervous System Toxins - Michael Ganetsky, MD, FACEP, FACMT
  • Neurotoxicology: Peripheral Nervous System Toxins - Michael Ganetsky, MD, FACEP, FACMT

Special Topics

  • Neurorehabilitation - Sabrina Paganoni, MD, PhD
  • Autonomic Neurology - Peter Novak, MD, PhD
  • Women’s Neurology - Mary Angela O’Neal, MD
  • Palliative Neurology - Kate Brizzi, MD
  • Neurology in Global Context - Aaron L. Berkowitz, MD, PhD
  • What My Mistakes Taught Me - Martin A. Samuels, MD