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Welcome

2021 Annual Meeting - Welcome

We are excited to bring you the Clinical TMS Society 9th Annual Meeting. Over the last 8 years, our meeting has quadrupled in size as over 530 attendees joined us in 2019.

The 8th Annual Meeting of the Clinical TMS Society that was scheduled to be in Chicago, Illinois was cancelled due to public health concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic. We look forward to a great meeting in 2021, as we are planning for a great lineup of speakers, research, and networking with over 600 attendees this year.

We invite you to join us in West Palm Beach, Florida, Thursday, June 10 through Saturday, June 12, 2021.

The Annual Meeting of the Clinical TMS Society provides a unique opportunity for you to connect with an international gathering of TMS providers and researchers. There will be a two-day training workshop for new TMS providers and technicians. Following this introductory workshop, there will be two full information-packed days complete with displays, networking, discussions, poster sessions, demonstrations, and keynotes with industry leaders.

We hope you will take advantage of this beautiful city and hotel.

Come be part of the experience with us. We look forward to your participation at our Annual Meeting in West Palm Beach, FL.


Date/Time:
Thursday, June 10 (6 pm) - Saturday, June 12, 2021 (5 pm) EDT

Location:
Hilton West Palm Beach and Palm Beach Convention Center
600 Okeechobee Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

ATTENDANCE BY YEAR

 

2019 ATTENDEE SUMMARY BY TYPE OF CLINICIAN

 

2019 ATTENDEES SUMMARY BY GEOGRAPHY

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2021 Annual Meeting - Registration

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PULSES Course

PULSES West Palm Beach

We are excited to announce the Clinical TMS Society will be offering a two-day PULSES course in West Palm Beach, Florida on June 9-10, 2021!

PULSES: A Comprehensive Review of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Psychiatric Conditions

This two-day training certificate course features lectures and hands-on training delivered by Clinical TMS Society renowned clinicians, engineers, and researchers.

It includes:

  • An introduction to the history of and basic scientific principles of TMS by Prof. Anthony Barker, who designed the first-ever TMS machine in 1985;
  • A review of the clinical studies that serve as the foundation for treatment of TMS for depression, as well as clinically applicable research and current important studies;
  • Four lectures on the Practical administration of TMS for patients, including practice setup to patient dosing, scheduling, and management;
  • A review of protocols for TMS: high frequency, theta-burst, low frequency, bilateral, alternative brain targets, rescue treatment, maintenance treatment, and neuronavigational technique;
  • Financial and insurance issues relevant for TMS;
  • Risks, their management, and prevention;
  • Exposure and hands-on training with multiple TMS devices;
  • Review of promising indications beyond depression, such as; OCD, PTSD, anxiety, addiction, bipolar, and pain;
  • Training with location determination and motor threshold determination methods.

After completion of the course, the clinician will have obtained a historical, current, and practical knowledge of the scientific basis for treating psychiatric patients with TMS.

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, June 9 - Thursday, June 10, 2021 | 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (EDT)

Location: Hilton West Palm Beach, 600 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401


Physicians 
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and the Clinical TMS Society. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Credit Designation Statement – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


West Palm Beach PULSES Schedule:*

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2021 - 8.25 hrs. CME

ROOM

7:00am - 8:00am

Main Registration for PULSES Conference & Breakfast

Ballroom ABC

8:00am – 8:15am

Welcome – Michelle Cochran, MD, DFAPA

Ballroom ABC

8:15am – 9:30am
CME - 75 MINS

TMS: History, Basic Principles and Some Practical Considerations –
Anthony Barker, B.Eng., PhD, FIET, FIPEM

Ballroom ABC

9:30am – 10:30am
CME - 60 MINS

Evolution of rTMS: Review of Clinical Basics and Research
Linda Carpenter, MD

Ballroom ABC

10:30am – 10:45am

BREAK

Ballroom ABC

10:45am – 11:45am
CME - 60 MINS

PRACTICAL I: Office Administration/Patient Selection – Kimberly Cress, MD

Ballroom ABC

11:45am – 12:45pm

LUNCH

Ballroom ABC

12:45pm – 1:45pm
CME - 60 MINS

PRACTICAL II: Daily TX – Particulars & Protocols – Suzanne Kerns, MD

Ballroom ABC

1:45pm – 2:45pm
CME - 60 MINS


PRACTICAL III: Extending, tapering, following, re-Intro, what if it didn’t work – Richard Pitch, MD

Ballroom ABC

2:45pm - 3:00pm

Break

Ballroom ABC

3:00pm – 4:00pm
CME - 60 MINS

Essential Insurance & Financial Matters – Todd Hutton, MD, FAPA

Ballroom ABC

4:00pm – 5:00pm
CME - 60 MINS

Beyond Depression: Other FDA cleared indications –
Randy Pardell, MD, DLFAPA

Ballroom ABC

5:00pm – 6:00pm
CME - 60 MINS

PRACTICAL IV: Seizures/Avoiding Risks – Brian Smith, MD

Ballroom ABC

Online Test

Attendees to complete Clinical Test prior to the next day – score of 80% required for CME

On Own Time

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 2021 - 6.25 hrs. CME

ROOM

7:30am – 8:00am

BREAKFAST

Ballroom ABC

8:00am – 8:15am

Day 2 Welcome & Orientation of the day – Suzanne Kerns, MD

Ballroom ABC

8:15am – 9:30am
CME - 75 MINS

Beyond Depression:  Other non-FDA cleared emerging areas for TMS
Saydra Wilson, MD

Ballroom ABC

9:30am – 9:45am

BREAK

Ballroom ABC

9:45am – 11:00am

Questions about Test & Clinical Vignettes

Ballroom ABC

11:00am – 11:45am

LUNCH

Ballroom ABC

11:45am – 12:45pm
CME - 60 MINS

Introduction to Hands on & Lecture on Calibrating & Targeting –
Michelle Cochran, MD, DFAPA

Ballroom ABC

12:45pm – 3:45pm
CME - 180 MINS

Speed Dating with Devices (20 minutes per station)

Exhibit Hall A

3:45pm – 4:00pm

BREAK – Group Photo

Exhibit Hall A

4:00pm – 5:00pm
CME - 60 MINS

OPEN TIME – your choice of devices – with faculty assistance

Exhibit Hall A

5:30pm

Evening Cocktail Party – Opening of CTMSS Annual Meeting

Exhibit Hall A

 
*Topics and speakers are subject to change.


PULSES West Palm Beach Pricing:

Cost:

Participant Type

Early Bird Registration
(ENDS Monday, December 7, 2020)

General Registration
(STARTS Tuesday, December 8, 2020)
 
 

CTMSS Member

Non-member

CTMSS Member Non-member  

Prescribing clinicians: MD's. NP's and some PhD's.

$1,750.00

$2,100.00

$2,050.00 $2,700.00  

Non-prescribing clinicians: Medical assistants, technicians, medical students/residents and researchers.

$1,500.00

$1,950.00

$1,750.00 $2,250.00  

Business Attendee: Other interested parties. business executives, advertisers, vendors, etc.

$2,500.00

$3,050.00

$3,000.00 $3,500.00  


*All registrations will be checked for membership.


Cancellation Policy:

PULSES registration cancellations must be received in writing on or before Thursday, May 13, 2021, to receive a refund minus a $75.00 administration fee.

No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after May 13, 2021.

In the event CTMSS must cancel the PULSES course due to unforeseen circumstances, CTMSS will refund the cost of registration. However, CTMSS does not assume responsibility for any additional costs, charges, or expenses; to include, charges made for travel and lodging.

If you have any questions regarding your registration, please email info@clinicaltmssociety.org or call (+1) 845-392-3238.

Become a Partner/Exhibitor

2021 Annual Meeting - Become a Partner / Exhibitor

Please contact CTMSS if you're interested in becoming a Partner or Exhibitor for the 2021 Annual Meeting in West Palm Beach, Florida by emailing info@clinicaltmssociety.org.

Schedule

2021 Annual Meeting - Schedule

Check out a list of this year's speakers on the speaker tab to the left.

Physicians
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and the Clinical TMS Society. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Credit Designation Statement – Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE:*

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2021

8:00am-4:30pm

PULSES WORKSHOP Day #1
(This workshop requires a separate registration. This workshop is designed for new TMS practitioners and other TMS clinicians)

Ballroom ABC


THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 2021

8:00am-5:00pm

PULSES WORKSHOP Day #2
Hands-On Device Training

Ballroom ABC
Exhibit Hall A

5:30pm-7:30pm

Annual Meeting Welcome Reception

Exhibit Hall A


FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2021

8:00am-9:00am

Registration & Breakfast
Exhibit Hall Open

Exhibit Hall A

8:00am-9:00am

NeuroStar Partner Presentation & Breakfast
Outcomes Registry Data – Overall Efficacy and Comparison of Dash v. Standard”
Presented by Harold Sackeim, MD

Exhibit Hall B

9:00am-9:10am

Annual Meeting Welcome &  Announcement
Presented By: Linda Carpenter, MD, Johnny O’Reardon, MD, DFAPA, Ashleigh Servadio

Entire Ballroom

9:10am-10:10am

TMS in the Study and Treatment of Addiction: From Basic Studies to FDA Clearance
Presented By: Abraham Zangen, PhD

Entire Ballroom

10:10am-11:10am

The Evolving Evidence Base for TMS in Bipolar Depression
Presented By: Scott Aaronson, MD

Entire Ballroom

11:10am-11:30am

Break: Visit with Exhibitors #1

Exhibit Hall A

11:30am-12:30pm

BREAKOUT SESSION #1

 

 

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Pain, Headache and co-morbid depression: Expert Consensus Panel Review and Recommendation
Presented By: Albert Leung, MD

Exhibit Hall B

    

Maintenance Therapy Approaches for MDD Patients who Responded to TMS
Presented By: Linda Carpenter, MD

Entire Ballroom

 

TOP 4 POSTER PRESENTATIONS
Moderated By: Andy Kozel, MD

  • Poster #6: Relationship of Childhood Trauma with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Outcome for Depression
    Presented By: Eric Tirrell
  • Poster #24: Network-targeted Prefrontal Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) in Neuropsychiatric and Neurodegenerative Disorders
    Presented By: Joy L. Taylor, PhD
  • Poster #27: Early course PHQ-9 score reduction predicts outcomes in rTMS for Major Depressive Disorder
    Presented By: Kenny Perez, MD
  • Poster #31: EEG Microstate Analysis of Response to TMS Therapy
    Presented By: Joshua Brown, MD, PhD

Oceana A&B

12:30pm-1:50pm

Lunch & Networking
Exhibit Hall Open

Exhibit Hall A

12:40pm-1:40pm

BrainsWay Partner Presentation & Lunch
Advancements in Deep TMS for OCD
Presented by Aron Tendler, MD & Yiftach Roth, PhD

Exhibit Hall B

1:50pm-2:50pm

Dangerous assumptions and false conclusions: Utilizing Research to Inform Clinical Practice
Presented By: Andy Kozel, MD

Entire Ballroom

2:50pm-3:50pm

Current Controversies in TMS Practice
Moderated by Johnny O’Reardon, MD
Panelists: Linda Carpenter, MD, Geoff Grammer, MD

Entire Ballroom

3:50pm-5:30pm

Break: Visit with Exhibitors #2

Exhibit Hall A

5:30pm-7:30pm

Poster Session & Reception

Exhibit Hall A


SATURDAY, JUNE 12, 2021

7:30am-8:30am

Breakfast & Networking
Exhibit Hall Open

Exhibit Hall A

7:30am-8:30am

BrainsWay Partner Presentations & Breakfast
Targeting Brain Circuits with Deep TMS
Presented by Shan Siddiqi, MD

Exhibit Hall B

8:35am-8:55am

Annual Member Meeting & Awards
Presented By: Kimberly Cress, MD

Entire Ballroom

8:45am-9:45am

Stanford Accelerated Intelligent Neuromodulation Therapy for Treatment-Resistant Depression (SAINT-TRD): Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial
Presented By: Nolan Williams, MD

Entire Ballroom

9:45am-10:45am

TMS for the Treatment of PTSD
Presented By: Aron Tendler, MD

Entire Ballroom

10:45am-11:00am

Break: Visit with Exhibitors #3

Exhibit Hall A

11:00am-12:00pm

BREAKOUT SESSION #2

 

 

Providing Esketamine Nasal Spray In A TMS Clinic
Presented By: David Dunner, MD, FACPsych

Exhibit Hall B

 

Taking the Guesswork Out of Stepped-Care: Biomarker Based Stratification to rTMS and Antidepressants
Presented By: Martijn Arns, Ph.D.

Entire Ballroom

 

TMS Technician Best Practices Panel
Moderated by Linda Carpenter, MD and Michelle Cochran, MD
Panelists: Kaylan Evans, Eric Tirrell, Holly Bazarian-Chestine, Alex Engelbertsen

Oceana A&B

12:00pm-1:30pm

Lunch & Networking
Exhibit Hall Open

Exhibit Hall A

12:15pm-1:15pm

NeuroStar Partner Presentation & Lunch
Outcomes Registry Data – Comparison of Left Side v. Bilateral Treatment Outcomes
Presented by Harold Sackeim, MD and Scott Aaronson, MD

Exhibit Hall B

1:30pm-2:30pm

Brain Stimulation Interventions for Mood Disorders: Innovations and Future Directions
Presented By: Harold Sackeim, MD

Entire Ballroom

2:30pm-3:00pm

Break: Visit with Exhibitors #4

Exhibit Hall A

3:00pm-4:00pm

Recent Advances in TMS for Adolescents and Young Adults
Presented By: Paul Croarkin, DO

Entire Ballroom

4:00pm-4:15pm

Closing Remarks & Raffle
Presented By: Linda Carpenter, MD, Johnny O’Reardon, MD, DFAPA

Entire Ballroom

*The schedule is subject to change.

The Clinical TMS Society does not certify their regulatory compliance, nor does the society either warrant, condone or promote any of the device companies, devices, or approaches.

Speakers

2021 Annual Meeting - Speakers

Scott Aaronson, M.D.

Dr. Aaronson is Director of Clinical Research Programs at Sheppard Pratt Health System in Baltimore, Maryland, where he has been responsible for developing a research program dedicated to the development of medications, devices and genetic tests for the treatment of illnesses across the spectrum of psychiatric disorders. He is Principal Investigator for studies in various phases and... Read More →

Martijn Arns, Ph.D.

Dr. Arns graduated in 1998 as a biological psychologist at Radboud University in Nijmegen and received his PhD in 2011 at Utrecht University on the topic of 'EEG-based personalized medicine for ADHD and depression' and is specialized in neurobiological aspects of ADHD and depression. In 2001 he founded Research Institute Brainclinics as an independent research institute, where he further... Read More →

Holly Bazarian-Chestine

Holly Bazarian-Chestine works as the Clinical Manager and Corporate Trainer for TMS Solutions. She manages 14 technicians and clinical locations, maintaining an expectation of  patient care, while advocating for transcranial magnetic stimulation. Holly received her formal education from the University of South Florida, majoring in psychology and pre-medicine.

Before she came to TMS... Read More →

Linda L. Carpenter, M.D.

Dr. Carpenter is a Professor of Psychiatry in the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Chief of the Mood Disorders Program at Butler Hospital. Dr. Carpenter completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan, her MD from the University of Pennsylvania, and internship in internal medicine, a residency program in psychiatry, and a clinical... Read More →

Michelle Cochran, M.D.

Dr. Cochran currently works as the medical director of the Nashville Center for Hope & Healing and the NeuroScience and TMS treatment centers; in addition, she maintains a role as a private practice psychiatrist. The clinics have grown to two sites with two physicians, multiple nurse practitioners, therapists, and many support staff and technicians. Dr. Cochran has experience treating a... Read More →

Paul E. Croarkin, D.O.

Dr. Croarkin is a Professor of Psychiatry and the Research Co-Chair for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science. Dr. Croarkin’s research program focuses on adapting and innovating brain stimulation interventions in children and adolescents.  This includes biomarker work to optimize diagnostic practices and the delivery of... Read More →

David L. Dunner, M.D.

Dr. Dunner is the Director of the Center for Anxiety and Depression, a private consulting psychiatric practice located in Mercer Island, WA, and is Professor Emeritus at the University of Washington in Seattle.

Dr. Dunner earned his AA at George Washington University in Washington, DC, and his MD at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis,... Read More →

Alex Engelbertson

Alex is a TMS Technician and Lead Researcher for NeuroStim TMS Centers. He graduated from Western Washington University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology. Alex has a background in mental health work and is passionate about cognitive neuroscience and electrophysiology. During his time with NeuroStim, he has personally administered over 3,000 TMS treatments. He also tracks patient... Read More →

Kayla Evans

Kayla Evans grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and has lived in Nashville,TN for 8 years. She graduated from Belmont University in 2017 with a B.S. in Psychology. After undergrad, she went on to work as a clinical trials coordinator at Vanderbilt University Medical Center for 2 years before getting hired at Dr. Michelle Cochran's office in April 2019. Kayla loves seeing patients every day and... Read More →

Geoffrey Grammer, M.D.

Dr. Grammer serves as Greenbrook's Chief Medical Officer where he develops TMS Therapy treatment protocols and oversees the training of staff physicians and technicians.  Dr. Grammer created one of the very first TMS Therapy centers in the United States, and he is valued as a leading practitioner of TMS Therapy by his colleagues.

F. Andrew Kozel, M.D.

Dr. Kozel is Professor and the Mina Jo Powell Endowed Chair for Neurological Sciences at Florida State University College of Medicine where he directs FSU Neuromodulation at Innovation Park, is the Medical Director for FSU Behavioral Health at Apalachee Center, and Co-Director for the FSU Mood and Anxiety Center of Excellence in the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine. Kozel'... Read More →

Albert Leung, M.D.

Dr. Leung is a Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at the UC San Diego, School of Medicine.  He is the Director, Center for Pain and Headache Research at the VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS).  He is the founder of the Anesthesia Pain Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) treatment clinic at the VASDHS. Under his leadership, this rapidly growing clinical service provides TMS... Read More →

John P O'Reardon, M.D.

Dr. O’Reardon received his medical degree from University College Cork, in Ireland. He initially trained in primary care and is board certified in family medicine in Ireland and the UK. He completed his residency training in psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania, and subsequently fellowships in psychopharmacology and in cognitive therapy. He was a Van Ameringen fellow at the Beck... Read More →

Harold A. Sackeim, Ph.D.

Dr.  Sackeim is Professor of Clinical Psychology in Psychiatry and Radiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University.  He served as Chief of the Department of Biological Psychiatry at the New York State Psychiatric Institute for 25 years. He is also the Founding Editor of the journal, Brain Stimulation: Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research in... Read More →

Aron Tendler, M.D.

Dr. Tendler graduated in 2002 from State University of New York Downstate Medical School in Brooklyn with a distinction in research. From 2002-2004, he trained at Tulane University in Internal Medicine and Psychiatry followed by two years at the University of Chicago in General Psychiatry, where he was the chief resident of the consultation-liaison service and course director for psychosomatic... Read More →

Eric Tirrell

Eric Tirrell completed his undergraduate degree in psychology at the University of Rhode Island.  He is the TMS clinical supervisor for Butler Hospital’s TMS Clinic and he has been providing TMS services for depression for over 5 years.  He is well-versed in operating several TMS devices including Neurostar, Magstim, Nexstim, MagnMore, and investigational/wearable non-invasive devices. He also... Read More →

Nolan R. Williams, M.D.

Dr. Williams is an Assistant Professor within the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and the Director of the Stanford Brain Stimulation Lab. Dr. Williams has a broad background in clinical neuroscience and is triple board-certified in general neurology, general psychiatry, as well as behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry. In addition, he has specific training and clinical... Read More →

Abraham Zangen, Ph.D.

Professor Zangen is the Head of the Brain Stimulation and Behavior Lab and the Chair of the PsychoBiology Brain Program at Ben-Gurion University in Israel. His research is directed at identifying and understanding altered neuroplasticity in psychiatric disorders – primarily depression, addiction, and ADHD.

He studies the effects of repeated brain stimulation on markers for... Read More →

Our Partners/Exhibitors

2021 Annual Meeting - Partners / Exhibitors


Thank you to our Partners & Exhibitors!

 

PLATINUM PARTNERS 

                                       

 

BRONZE PARTNERS

                                 

                              

 

EXHIBITORS

Beyond Marketing
BrainsWay
CGX
MAG & More
Magstim
MagVenture
Neuronetics, Inc.
Nexstim
Refresh Mental Health Inc.
ROSE Health
Soterix Medical, Inc.
TRAIN YOUR BRAIN: Your Record of Care with TMS
Xsalta Mental Health Marketing


 

WIFI HOT-SPOT PARTNER

 

COFFEE PARTNER

Hotel

Hilton West Palm Beach

Hilton West Palm Beach
600 Okeechobee Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
+1 561 231 6000

CTMSS room block at the Hilton West Palm Beach is SOLD OUT

You can book a room at the West Palm Beach Marriott, one mile away from the Palm Beach Convention Center. 

West Palm Beach Marriott
1001 Okeechobee Blvd,
West Palm Beach, FL 33401


Hilton Hotel Check-in & Check-Out Policies

  • Check-In Time: 3:00 pm
  • Check-Out Time: 11:00 am
  • Early Departure Fee: $75.00 fee should guest depart prior to the established check-out date
  • Late Check-Out Fee: $25.00 per hour after 11 am, 50% of the rate by 5:00 pm. After 5 pm it would be a full night’s charge.

Hilton - Internet
Complimentary in-room and hotel lobby WIFI internet access. 

Hitlon Hotel Valet Parkingself-parking is not available for the hotel. You must be booked under the CTMSS hotel room block to qualify for the discounted parking rates below.

  • $25 for overnight parking
  • $17 for daily parking 

Directions to Hilton Hotel
The hotel is located off of I-95 at exit 70. Okeechobee Blvd- about one mile from I-95.

  • from Palm Beach International Airport | Distance from Hotel: 3 miles
    Exit airport, make right. Take 95 North for one exit (Exit 70), make right and go approx. 1 mile and the hotel is on the right side just past the convention center.

    *The Hilton West Palm Beach provides a Complimentary shuttle service to and from Palm Beach International Airport.

    Shuttle Service Schedule:
    Every day from 5:15 AM to 10:45 PM.
    Departs the hotel on the 15 and 45 of each hour.
    Departs the airport on the 00 and 30 of each hour.
    Seats 15 passenger, NOT handicap accessible, first come-first serve

  • from Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport | Distance from Hotel: 35 miles
    Exit airport, take 95 North to exit 70, make right and go approx. 1 mile and the hotel is on the right side just past the convention center.
Convention Center

Palm Beach Convention Center

Palm Beach Convention Center
650 Okeechobee Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

The 2021 Annual Meeting will be held in the Palm Beach Convention Center, connected to the Hilton West Palm Beach Hotel.


Convention Center Parking for individuals not staying at the hotel.

Parking Garage - self-parking 
1099 S. Rosemary Ave.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

It can be accessed off Okeechobee Boulevard (south side) and a right turn onto Rosemary Avenue. The garage entrance is at the end of Rosemary Avenue. Several additional parking garages are available across the street at CityPlace for overflow parking needs.

Parking Rates:

  • First 30 Minutes | Free
  • 31 Minutes to 3 Hours | $5.00
  • $1.00 each additional hour up to a maximum of $10 for 12 hours parked
  • $5.00 every 6-hour block thereafter
  • Maximum Daily Rate $20.00
  • Lost Tickets $20.00

For parking questions or concerns, please call 561-366-3000.

About West Palm Beach

About West Palm Beach

Restaurants Walking Distance from the Hilton Hotel and Palm Beach Convention Center:

  • RH Rooftop Restaurant West Palm - Elegant, rooftop destination offering an array of classic American dishes & wine amid scenic views.
    560 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 804-6826
  • The Regional Kitchen & Public House - Contemporary bistro showcasing New American cuisine with Southern-inspired twists & craft cocktails.
    651 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 557-6460
  • BurgerFi - Stylish, eco-minded chain serving grass-fed beef burgers, plus hot dogs, craft beer & wine.
    700 S Rosemary Ave #102, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 557-9144
  • The Cheesecake Factory - American chain restaurant offering sizable portions from a vast menu including signature cheesecake.
    701 S Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 802-3838
  • Saito Japanese Steakhouse - Local Japanese steakhouse chain featuring tableside hibachi grills. Most locations have full bars.
    700 S Rosemary Ave #208, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 296-8881
  • City Cellar Wine Bar & Grill - Mediterranean fare served in an airy space with a floor-to-ceiling glass wine cellar & patio.
    700 S Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 366-0071
  • IL Bellagio Italian Restaurant - Trattoria in an open-air shopping mall offering Italian classics & outdoor dining by fountains.
    600 S Rosemary Ave #170, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 659-6160
  • City Pizza Italian Cuisine - An unassuming atmosphere for traditional Italian entrees, calzones & made-to-order pizzas.
    632 Hibiscus St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 833-2323
  • Brio Italian Grille - Warm, relaxed Italian eatery serving Tuscan-inspired grill fare, wine & cocktails.
    550 S Rosemary Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 835-1511
  • Copper Blues Rock Pub & Kitchen - Industrial-chic hangout featuring elevated bar bites, many beers on tap & a stage for live music.

Other Restaurants Nearby:

  • Johan's Joe Swedish Coffee House & Cafe - Pancakes, herring, salads & sandwiches are served up with hot & cold drinks in sleek, modern digs.
    5810, 401 S Dixie Hwy #3, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 808-5090
  • Paris Bakery & Cafe - Tiny cafe serving sweet & savory crêpes, sandwiches, salads & soups also offers outdoor seating.
    212 S Olive Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 820-9281
  • Avocado Grill - Breezy, retro hangout with seasonal small plates, a raw bar & specialty sushi, plus outdoor seating.
    125 Datura St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 623-0822
  • Rocco's Tacos & Tequila Bar - Buzzing Mexican hot spot doling out classic dishes & snacks, plus over 400 varieties of tequila.
    224 Clematis St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 650-1001
  • E.R. Bradley's Saloon - Open-air, open-late tavern where ladies are known to dance on the bar, serving bar eats & breakfast.
    104 N Clematis St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 833-3520
  • Lynora's - Gastropub serving gourmet wood-fired pizzas & modernized Italian dishes in a chic, yet chill, space.
    207 Clematis St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 899-3117
  • Hullabaloo - Trendy gastropub for Italian fare, cocktails & brews, with a vintage Airstream camper on the patio.
    517 Clematis St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 833-1033
  • Morton's The Steakhouse - Upscale chain for aged prime beef, seafood & other traditional steakhouse fare in a clubby space.
    777 S Flagler Dr, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 835-9664
  • Banko Cantina - Splashy cantina in a historic converted 1920s bank, offering refined Mexican fare & a tequila bar.
    114 S Olive Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 355-1399
  • Palm Sugar Restaurant - Funky restaurant serving an eclectic menu of Asian street foods in addition to gourmet pastries.
    340 Clematis St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 820-9206
  • Kabuki Sushi Thai - Japanese & Thai dishes & innovative sushi rolls are presented in sleek, contemporary surroundings.
    308 Clematis St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone: (561) 833-6349

Outdoor Activities

Cycle Party Tours
Cycle Party is one of the most fun and unique experiences in South Florida. Cycle Party is a 15 person pedal powered party on wheels. It's like having your own private mobile bar. Each party bike comes with music, a tour guide and an unforgettable adventure. There are all kinds of tours you can try out with Cycle Party. Try out the local cuisine on the foodie tour, enjoy the nightlife on the pub crawl or happy hour tour, learn about history and see the city on a sightseeing tour. Our if you're up for a challenge, try out the scavenger hunt and win a trophy to take home. However you choose to do a Cycle Party, you're guarantee'd to have an amazing time!

Palm Beach Outlets
Palm Beach Outlets, is an open air shopping center that features over 100 outlet stores, including some of the best names in fashion including Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, J.Crew I crewcuts Factory, Banana Republic Factory Store, Tommy Hilfiger, Nike Factory Store, Calvin Klein and many more! Palm Beach Outlets is conveniently located in the heart of Palm Beach County, immediately off of Interstate 95 and is the ONLY outlet shopping center within 55 miles.

The Scuba Club
Come dive with America's only "Country Club for Divers", The Scuba Club, Inc. Although you need not be a member to dive with us, a certification card and log book are required. We are conveniently located on the water in beautiful West Palm Beach, Florida only 1 mile south of the Palm Beach Inlet.Our specially trained divemasters and instructors will escort you on all scuba dives; whether it be the lush reefs or exciting wrecks in 50 to 80 feet of the Atlantic Gulfstream waters. The blue Gulfstream affords the most unusual and varied diving in the continental U.S., and comes closest to land along the Palm Beaches. The dive sites are located within 20 minutes of our facility.We dive 6 days a week, Tuesday through Sunday. Our U.S. Coast Guard certified boat is equipped with the latest safety equipment, and our captain and deckhand are there to make your scuba dive pleasurable. We do both single and two-tank dives, and due to the popularity of our diving, we recommend reservations be made in advance.


Attractions

Walt Disney World Resort
Walt Disney World Resort is an entertainment and recreation center of nearly 40 square miles featuring four theme parks (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios and Disney's Animal Kingdom); two water adventure parks (Disney's Blizzard Beach and Disney's Typhoon Lagoon); 34 resort hotels (24 owned and operated by Walt Disney World); 81 holes of golf on five courses; two full-service spas; Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports complex; and Disney Springs, an entertainment-shopping-dining complex

Universal Orlando
Universal Orlando is a destination where guests can do everything all the time or nothing but relax – all in the same day. It's a destination where they can play bocce ball near a semi-private pool at the luxurious Portofino Bay Resort, while the cabana attendant refreshes their drink. And it's a destination where parents and kids alike can scream their lungs out on the Incredible Hulk roller coaster while being rocketed from 0 mph to 45 mph in two seconds.


Museum Campus

South Florida Science Center and Aquarium
The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium features more than 100 hands-on educational exhibits, a 10,000 gallon fresh and salt water aquarium, a digital planetarium, Florida exhibit hall, pre-K focused Discovery Center and playground, an interactive Everglades exhibit, brand new 18-hole miniature Conservation Course and more!

Lion Country Safari
Two parks, one low price. Exciting 4-mile drive-thru safari & cool walk-through amusement park. Features over 1,000 animals roaming inches from your car on more than 300 acres. Plus relaxing walk-through park featuring Animal Theater, petting zoo, bird feeding, pontoon boat tour, paddle boats, miniature golf, flying elephant ride, safari maze, giraffe feeding exhibit, water slides, splash water playground, restaurant, gift shops, picnic & more! KOA campground with complete RV, tent or cabin camping.

Manatee Lagoon - An FPL Eco-Discovery Center
Manatee Lagoon – An FPL Eco-Discovery Center® is a FREE Palm Beach County educational attraction with a dedicated area for viewing manatees up close. The 16,000-square-foot center features engaging, hands-on exhibits for visitors to learn all about these threatened and unique creatures as well as the natural wonders of the surrounding Lake Worth Lagoon. On cold winter days, the facility’s observation deck will be the ideal spot to view manatee herds basking in the warm-water outflows from Florida Power & Light Company’s adjacent Riviera Beach Next Generation Clean Energy Center. Open year-round, the center's hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday. The facility is closed on Mondays and major holidays except for select Mondays during manatee season.

Grassy Waters Preserve
Grassy Waters Preserve is a 23 square mile wetlands ecosystem that serves as the freshwater supply for the City of West Palm Beach and the towns of South Palm Beach and Palm Beach Island. Historically, Grassy Waters was both a key component of the Greater Everglades watershed and the headwaters of the Northwest Fork of the Loxahatchee River.

Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens
The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens was established in 1977 by resident sculptor Ann Weaver Norton. Within an urban sanctuary of two acres, the compound comprises Norton’s historic home, exhibition galleries, artist studio, nine monumental sculptures and rare palm and cycad gardens for public enjoyment as a natural green oasis. Member of the Historic Artists' Homes and Studios Program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

Palm Beach Maritime Museum
Palm Beach Maritime Museum has two sites: the museum in Currie Park on North Flagler Drive on the waterfront in West Palm Beach and the President John F. Kennedy Bunker and former Coast Guard Station on Peanut Island across from the Port of Palm Beach.


Entertainment

Palm Beach Opera
Palm Beach Opera is dedicated to producing live opera at an international standard of excellence and to enriching the life of the communities it serves with a diverse offering of educational programs. Founded in 1961, the fully professional Palm Beach Opera presents main stage performances at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach and is a proud member of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County.

Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
The Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, located in West Palm Beach, Florida, is one of the premier performing arts centers in the Southeast with a growing national and international reputation. True to the spirit in which it was created, the Center is expanding programming by initiating projects on local, national and international levels. The world-class Kravis Center opened fully funded, with a total construction cost of $100 million, of which a remarkable $49 million came from private individuals and corporations. The Kravis Center is a success story that provides communities worldwide with an example of a thriving performing arts center and a major community and economic catalyst. Set on 10.6 acres of property at the highest point in the city, the Kravis Center includes four venues -- the 2,195-seat Alexander W. Dreyfoos, Jr. Concert Hall, the 300-seat Marshall E. Rinker, Sr. Playhouse, the 300-seat Helen K. Persson Hall and the outdoor Michael and Andrew Gosman Amphitheatre with a capacity for 1,400 patrons. The Center’s Cohen Pavilion houses the Weiner Banquet Center, Gimelstob Ballroom and Harris Pre-function Hall. It also houses The Picower Foundation Arts Education Center and the Elmore Family Business Center for the Arts, along with a five-level parking garage. Food service at the Center is provided by Catering by The Breakers at the Kravis Center.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

The Clinical TMS Society 2021 Annual Meeting will have a max capacity of 300 attendees. Click here to view the PDF of the CTMSS Guidelines for in-person gatherings.

The Clinical TMS Society shares the global concern about the emerging and rapidly evolving Novel Coronavirus (COVID19 or 2019-nCoV) situation and continues to monitor the situation closely, following all guidelines and recommended safety measures issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the World Health Organizations (WHO) and state and local health authorities.

If our assessment of the situation changes, based on new and evolving developments or updated information, we will promptly update this statement regarding the status of the 2021 Pulses Course and Annual Meeting accordingly.

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