AAN’s 2023 Conference
August 19, 2023
Grand Bohemian Hotel Mountain Brook
Grand Bohemian Hotel Mountain Brook
2655 Lane Park Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223
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7:15 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Breakfast with Exhibitors
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Alzheimers’s Disease in the Disease-modifying Treatment Era
David Geldmacher, MD, FACP, FANA, Professor, Department of Neurology, UAB Heersink School of Medicine
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Cannabis Treatment in Neurology
Jerzy P. Szaflarski, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Neurology, UAB Heersink School of Medicine
9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Morning Break with Exhibitors Sponsored by CSL Behring and Jazz Pharmaceuticals
10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Alternative Treatment for Headaches
Emily Lane Schlitz Fortenberry, MD, Assistant Professor, UAB Heersink School of Medicine
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Billing for Non-Physician Practitioners
Kim Huey, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO, COC, Independent Coding Consultant
12:00 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Lunch with Exhibitors
12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Case Studies in Epilepsy
Benjamin Cox, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, UAB Heersink School of Medicine.
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Advanced Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease
David G. Standaert, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, UAB Heersink School of Medicine
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Case Studies in Movement Disorders
Marissa Dean, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham;
Victor Sung, MD, Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Evaluation and Adjourn
2023 Abstract Entries
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Title: Nonketotic Hyperglycemic Hemichorea as a Presenting Sign of Drug-induced Diabetes
Author: Alexander Hedaya, PGY3, Department of Neurology, University of Alabama at Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA. Birmingham VA Medical Center, Neurology Service, Birmingham, AL, USA.
Title: Exploring Correlation between Local Gyrification Index and Clinical Symptoms in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease experiencing Freezing of Gait
Author: Alan Gardner, Undergrad-4, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Title: MRI Correlates of Subjective Cognitive Complaint in a Subset of Participants with PD from the PPMI Database
Author: Saul Gurgua Lopez, First year Neuroengineering PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Title: Cryptococcal Meningoencephalitis and Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome in a patient on Tocilizumab Therapy: A Case Report
Author: Nina Navalkar, PGY3, UAB Neurology Residency
Title: Electrical brain stimulation with minimally invasive electrodes to improve speech perception
Author: Serdar Akkol, PGY2, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Title: Taking the Time to Assess Cognition in Parkinson’s Disease: The Clock Drawing Test
Author: Hemant Srivastava, MS3, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Title: Effectiveness and safety of deutetrabenazine in patients with chorea associated with Huntington disease
Author: Ashley White, MS-3, University of Alabama Heersink School of Medicine
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