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2019 UCI Health Neuroscience Symposium

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.