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Sponsored by: Center for Brain/Mind Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital; and Partners Healthcare Center for Brain/Mind Medicine Seminar Series

Date & Time: Monday, June 6th. 12:00-1:00pm
Presenter: W.Curt LaFrance, Jr., MD, MPH
Director, Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Neurology, Rhode Island Hospital

Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures: A window into Mind/Brain Medicine

Objectives: Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to: Describe the signs, symptoms and history associated with the presentation and diagnosis of nonepileptic seizures (NES) Discuss the diagnosis of NES with patients and families to enable acceptance of treatment Identify the management options available for patients with NES and their families

Location: Carrie Hall Conference Room
Brigham and Women's Hospital
15 Francis Street
Lunch will be served

Target Audience: MDs, PhDs, residents, fellows, research staff interested in learning more about research and clinical developments in the Cognitive/Affective Neurosciences and related clinical disciplines
Course Directors: Scott McGinnis, MD Shreya Raj, MD

If you would like to subscribe to the Center for Brain/Mind Medicine Seminar Series e-mail distribution list, please contact slukason@partners.org

ACCREDITATION
Physicians: Partners Healthcare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical
education for physicians.

Partners Healthcare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per seminar. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Psychologists: This seminar is sponsored by Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, and the Center for Brain/Mind Medicine. Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This program offers 1 CE credit per seminar to psychologists.

Stacy Lukason
Project Coordinator
Department of Psychiatry
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

slukason@partners.org
P (617) 525-3035
F (617) 264-6326