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4th Annual CSF Disorders Symposium From Canvas to Clinic – Artistic Management of Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorders

Date : June 15, 2019

Location: Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 222 Richmond St., Providence, RI 02912

Time: 7:30AM – 5:00PM

Expert Speakers, Topics, and Registration Information: Symposium Flyer


Target audience: Physicians and other medical professionals from various specialties in the New England area

Registration Fee: $75 per healthcare professional includes breakfast, breaks, lunch, access to online syllabus & on-site parking

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Department of Neurosurgery at Rhode Island Hospital. The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The 2nd and 3rd CSF Disorders Symposia in 2017 and 2018 introduced the intersection of Art, Science and Medicine for disorders of the cerebrospinal fluid. Artwork on display has
illustrated visually the transformative manifestations of CSF disorders, such as connective tissue disorders, Chiari malformation, hydrocephalus, syringomyelia and others.

The 2019 symposium will address the above outlined “artistic(al)” potentials and the implications on the diagnosis and management of CSF disorders as well as improving the outcome of the surgical profession. This includes enhanced education and teaching of medical students & surgical trainees.