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PULSES

 

We are excited to bring back PULSES: A TMS Introductory Workshop in Vancouver, Canada.

This two (2) day training certificate seminar is designed for new and interested TMS providers, researchers and technicians and includes hands-on training with TMS partner devices.

PULSES Vancouver workshop offers 13.75 hours of CME.

This program includes:

  • Neuromodulation: Evolution of rTMS into Psychiatry: History and where rTMS fits
  • Clinical Efficacy of rTMS for Depression
  • Practical Administration of rTMS for Depressed patients
  • Hands-on Device Training & questions with several TMS devices, education on the application of protocols with devices, and practical education with finding treatment location using methods discussed in lectures
  • A post-test and assessments.

Attendees will also have the ability to participate in an interactive Q&A Panel with Pulses faculty. Those who pass the test are awarded a certificate of completion.

Date/Time: Wednesday, February 20 - Thursday, February 21, 2019 | 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Location: JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Vancouver PULSES Schedule:*

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

8:00am - 8:45am Registration Opens - Breakfast
8:45am - 9:00am Introduction and Review of Schedule
Presented by: Michelle Cochran, MD
9:00am - 9:45am TMS: History, Basic Principles and Practical Considerations
Presented by: Anthony Barker, PhD
9:45am - 10:45am Evolution of rTMS: Review of Research
Presented by: Linda Carpenter, MD
10:45am-11:00am Break
11:00am - 11:45am Practical Administration - Office
Presented by: Kimberly Cress, MD
11:45am - 12:30pm Practical Administration - MT and Location
Presented by: Michelle Cochran, MD
12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 2:15pm Practical Administration - Daily TX: Particulars & Beyond
Presented by: Suzanne Kerns, MD
2:15pm - 3:00pm Practical Administration - Extending, Tapering and Beyond
Presented by: Richard Pitch, MD
3:00pm - 3:15pm Break
3:15pm - 4:15pm Promising Indications Apart from Depression
Presented by: Mohamed Abdelghani, MD
4:15pm -5:15pm Reception with Faculty

 

Thursday, February 21, 2019

7:00am - 7:45am Breakfast
7:45am - 8:00am Orientation
Presented by: Suzanne Kerns, MD
8:00am - 8:45am Seizures-Educate, Prepare, Prevent and Monitor
Presented by: Brian Smith, MD
8:45am - 9:30am Essential Insurance and Financial Matters
Presented by: Max Okasha, MD
9:30am - 9:45am Break and Group Photo
9:45am - 10:15am Live Demonstration - Finding Location of Treatment
Presented by: Michelle Cochran, MD
10:15am - 10:45am Hands-On Demonstration of Devices #1
Presented by: All Faculty
10:45am - 11:15am Hands-On Demonstration of Devices #2
Presented by: All Faculty
11:15am - 11:45am Hands-On Demonstration of Devices #3
Presented by: All Faculty
11:45am - 12:30pm Lunch
12:30pm - 1:00pm Hands-On Demonstration of Devices #4
Presented by: All Faculty
1:00pm - 1:30pm Hands-On Demonstration of Devices #5
Presented by: All Faculty
1:30pm - 2:00pm Hands-On Demonstration of Devices #6
Presented by: All Faculty
2:00pm - 2:15pm Break
2:15pm - 3:00pm Exam
3:00pm - 5:00pm Review Exam and Q&A
Presented by: All Faculty
6:00pm Annual Meeting Welcome Reception

*Topics and Speaker are subject to change.

2019 Pulses Workshop Pricing:

Participant Type

General Registration
(Nov. 1, 2018 – Jan. 31, 2019)

MEMBER NON-MEMBER
Prescribing clinicians: MD's. NP's and some PhD's. $2,000 $2,100
Non-Prescribing clinicians: Medical assistants, technicians, medical students/residents and researchers. $1,500 $1,600
Business Attendee: Other interested parties. business executives, advertisers, vendors, etc. $3,000 $3,250

* Registration for PULSES: A TMS Introductory Workshop does not include registration to the 2019 Clinical TMS Annual Meeting.

CLICK HERE to register for the PULSES WORKSHOP today.