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2019 UCI Health Neuroscience Symposium

About the Conference  |  CME Certificate Instructions

Distinguished faculty members of the UCI Health Departments of Neurosurgery and Neurology share their specialized expertise informal lectures and Q&A discussions.

The symposium’s course curriculum will cover the latest management options and innovations in the following areas:

  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Memory Disorders
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Functional Surgery
  • Movement Disorders
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Stroke and cerebrovascular disorders
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Stem Cell Therapies

Date: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019
Time: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Location: The Westin South Coast Plaza, 686 Anton Boulevard, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Registration Fees:

  • $150 Physicians
  • $125 UCI Health Physicians
  • $100 Nurses
  • $75 UCI Nurses
  • Complimentary – students, residents and fellows

Register Here

2019 Symposium Brochure & Agenda ›

Conference Directors

Frank P.K. Hsu, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair
UCI Health Department of Neurological Surgery and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Otolaryngology

Tahseen Mozaffar, MD
Professor and Interim Chair
UCI Health Department of Neurology
Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

For more information, contact Molly Smith at 714-456-2356 or

About This Conference

Target Audience
Physicians, nurses and allied staff working in primary care, critical care, neurology, neurosurgery, physiatry, physical therapy and rehabilitation who want to broaden and update their knowledge of neurological and neurosurgical conditions.

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  1. Gain the knowledge to recognize neurological disorders.
  2. Gain the tools necessary to determine which diagnostic or therapeutic treatment is necessary in determining when the specialist is needed for improved patient care coordination.
  3. Report the most current patient care practices and research advances in the field of neuroscience specialties. 

Accreditation Statement

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Policy

It is the policy of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the University of California CME Consortium to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all CME activities. Full disclosure of conflicts and conflict resolutions will be made prior to the activity in writing via handout materials, insert or syllabus. Learn more.

MOC Approval Statement

Through the American Board of Medical Specialties (“ABMS”) ongoing commitment to increase access to practice relevant Continuing Certification Activities through the ABMS Continuing Certification Directory, 2019 UCI Health Neuroscience Symposium has met the requirements as a MOC Part II CME Activity (apply toward general CME requirement) for the following ABMS Member Boards:

California Assembly Bill 1195

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency. For specific information regarding Bill 1195 and cultural and linguistic competency, please visit the CME website at

CME Certificate Instructions

To receive your CME/attendance certificate, please log in and complete the evaluation here.

Deadline: October 21, 2019

Please note:

  • Upon completion of the online course evaluation, your certificate will be promptly available for you to print. You will also receive a copy by email, if you provide your email address.
  • You will have 30 days to obtain your certificate. The above web link will expire on October 21, 2019.
  • CME credit is transferable to most other boards, but you will need to submit the certificate to your credentialing board for approval.
  • The California Board of Registered Nursing offers reciprocal credit for attendance.
  • Please print your CME certificate for submission.
  • CME Provider No. is 0000853.

For questions, please contact Molly Smith at 714-456-2356 or