Northwell Health Spine Center's Annual Distinguished Lecture Series

April 26, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
General Admission: FREE
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300 Community Drive, Manhasset, NY 11030
Venue: North Shore University Hospital, Rust Auditorium, Manhasset, NY 11030
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Please join us on Thursday April 26th, 2018 at the North Shore University Hospital's Rust Auditorium for the Northwell Health Spine Center's Annual Distinguished Lecture Series featuring:
Dr. Steven Kirshblum
Professor and Chair, Rutgers-New Jersey Medical SchoolDepartment of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationSenior Medical Officer and Director of Spinal Cord Injury ServicesKessler Institute for RehabilitationChief Academic OfficerSelect Medical Rehabilitation Inpatient DivisionTextbook EditorSpinal Cord Medicine

For lecture and discussion of the topic:
Spinal Cord Injury Research & Care: Current Status and Future Directions
Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:

Integrate best practices into patient care insuring that care is reliable and appropriate.
Employ evidence based practice integrating research with clinical experience to provide optimum care.
Analyze and compare new technology against current standards of care.
Examine trends that may either positively or negatively impact on the standard of care.
Review medical and non-spinal presentations that may coexist or mimic primary spinal pathology.

Target Audience:Physicians (MD/DO), Residents, Nurses, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists and Allied Health Professionals affiliated with Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Orthopaedic Surgery, Non-Operative Orthopaedics, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Radiology/Imaging, Rheumatology.CME Accreditation:Northwell Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.CME Credit Designation:Northwell Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.Physical Therapy Credit Designation:Long Island Jewish Medical Center is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Physical Therapy as an approved provider of physical therapy and physical therapy assistant continuing education. Participants will receive a certificate at the completion of this course for 1.2 Contact Hours.Occupational Therapy Credit Designation:Northwell Health Rehabilitation Network is recognized by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy as a professional development provider of continuing educational units. This course may be counted as 1.0 contact hour for professionals of the corresponding disciplines.Disclosure Policy: Northwell Health adheres to the ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support. Any individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity, including faculty, planners, reviewers or others are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. All relevant conflicts of interest will be resolved prior to the commencement of the activity.

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