Parkinson ECHO

This program meets every other Wednesday from 12:00-1:00 p.m.

1/22/2020

Clinicians and health professionals who work in primary care, skilled nursing facilities, community-based mental health, and rehabilitation settings are cordially invited to participate in the Parkinson ECHO program, funded by the Parkinson’s Foundation. 

This 6 session ECHO series will build the capacity of clinicians and their teams to diagnose and treat Parkinson Disease (PD) and address common issues that occur because of a Parkinson diagnosis. Topics may include: 

  • Differential diagnosis of PD and related conditions
  • Treating motor and non-motor symptoms of PD
  • Cognitive effects of PD, including depression and anxiety
  • Safety concerns and improving team-based care, including fall risks, safety at home, and driving
  • Hospitalization and PD
  • Advanced stage PD medication management and palliative care

*Accreditation: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: OHSU School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

4/1/2020


Session/Title Date
0 - Zoom Practice Session (Attendance Optional) 1/15/2020
1 - Differential diagnosis of PD and related conditions 1/22/2020
2 - Treating motor and non-motor symptoms of PD 2/5/2020
3 - Cognitive effects of PD, including depression and anxiety 2/19/2020
4 - Safety concerns and improving team care 3/4/2020
5 - Hospitalization and PD 3/18/2020
6 - Advanced stage PD medication management and palliative care 4/1/2020
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