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Friday, November 15, 2019
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Early Check-In/Registration (optional)  
Saturday, November 16, 2019
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Check-In/Registration/Exhibits  
8:00 - 8:10 a.m. Welcome/Overview  
Douglas Katz, M.D.  
8:10 - 9:10 a.m. OPENING KEYNOTE  
Cerebellar Control of Movement, Cognition and Emotion: Implications for the Assessment and Management of Patients with Cerebellar Injury and Disease  
  Jeremy Schmahmann, M.D., FAAN, FANA, FANPA   Handout not available
9:15 - 10:45 a.m. MORNING PLENARIES - A (Choice of 1 Session only)  
  A1 Beyond the Balancing Act: Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Multidimensional Deficits Associated with Cerebellar Disease  
  Jeremy Schmahmann, M.D., FAAN, FANA, FANPA; Stacey Sullivan, MS, CCC-SLP Handout not available
  A2 Cerebellar Contributions to Sensorimotor Function and Learning  
  Amanda Therrien, Ph.D. A2 handout
10:45 - 11:00 a.m. BREAK WITH EXHIBITOR  
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. MORNING PLENARIES - B (Choice of 1 Session only)  
  B1 How Neuroimaging and Neuromodulation Can Inform Your Rehabilitation Plan Now  
  Teresa Jacobson Kimberly, Ph.D., PT B1 handout
  B2 Neuromuscular Disorders Primer  
  K.H. Vincent Lau, M.D. B2 handout
  B3 Principles of Functional Cognitive Assessment  
  Timothy Wolf, OTD, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA; Anna Boone, MSOT, Ph.D., OTR/L, CBIS B3 handout
  B4 PACE Yourselves-Another Look at Promoting Aphasia Communication Effectiveness  
  Thomas Sather, Ph.D., CCC-SLP B4 handout
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. BOXED LUNCH PROVIDED  
1:30 - 3:00 p.m. CLINICAL PRACTICE SESSIONS - C (Choice of 1 Session only)  
  C1 Clinical Management of Guillain Barre Syndrome Across the Continuum of Care  
  Laura Plummer, PT, DPT, MS, NCS; Lisa Brown, PT, DPT, NCS C1 handout
  C2 Motor and Cognitive Neurorehabilitation: Using Diagnosis and Prognosis in Treatment Planning  
  Douglas Katz, M.D.; Brigid Dwyer, M.D. C2 handout
  C3 Indications for and Use of the Executive Function Performance Test-Enhanced  
  Anna Boone, MSOT, Ph.D., OTR/L, CBIS; Timothy Wolf, OTD, Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA C3 handout
  C4 Applying the Life Participation Approach to Aphasia Across the Continuum of Care  
  Thomas Sather, Ph.D., CCC-SLP C4 handout
3:00 - 3:15 p.m. BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS  
3:15 - 4:30 p.m. CLINICAL PRACTICE SESSIONS - D (Choice of 1 Session only)  
  D1 Critical Illness: A Critical Diagnosis for Rehabilitation Professionals  
  Richard Senelick, M.D. D1 handout
  D2 Vestibular Rehabilitation: Help for Patients with Visual Vertigo Associated with Chronic or Complex Dizziness  
  Kathy Joy, PT, MBA D2 handout
  D3 Can we Improve Rehabilitation for People with Ataxia?  
  Jennifer Keller, PT, MS   D3 handout
  D4 Evidence Based Management of Vision Deficits Following Acquired Brain Injury  
  Neera Kapoor, OD, MS D4 handout
4:35 - 5:35 p.m. SPECIAL PLENARY  
  Post-Stroke Depression  
  David Bullis, Ph.D. Special plenary
Sunday, November 17, 2019
8:30 - 8:45 a.m. COFFEE/EXHIBITORS  
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. CLINICAL PRACTICE SESSIONS - E (Choice of 1 Session only)  
  E1 Is There a Correct Dose of Rehab?  
  Richard Senelick, M.D. E1 handout
  E2 Medications: Drug-Induced Dysphagia Complications and Potential Treatments  
  Karen Sheffler, MS, CCC-SLP, BCS-S E2 handout
  E3 Neuro Assessment for Nurses  
  Vince Vacca, RN, MSN E3 handout
  E4 Assistive Technology for People with Neurodegenerative Disorders: Clinical Assessment, Intervention, and Accessibility Considerations  
  Alexander Burnham, MS, CCC-SLP, MSCS E4 handout
10:15 - 10:30 a.m. BREAK WITH EXHIBITORS  
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CLINICAL PRACTICE SESSIONS - F (Choice of 1 Session only)  
  F1 Clinical Application of AFO and FES for Foot Drop in Individuals Post-Stroke  
  Therese Johnston, PT, Ph.D., MBA; Lisa Brown, PT, DPT, NCS F1 handout
  F2 Communication and Swallowing with the Tracheostomized Patient  
  Melissa Simonian, M.Ed., CCC-SLP F2 handout
  F3 Nursing Care and Considerations of Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)  
  Vince Vacca, RN, MSN F3 handout
  F4 Seating and Positioning for Success: Getting the Right Fit for the Neurologic Client  
  Katherine Bendix, PT, ATP F4 handout
12:10 - 1:10 p.m. CLOSING KEYNOTE  
  Lessons Learned through the Eyes of a Patient  
  Peter Mantegazza, MBA not available

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