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Neurology for the Non-Neurologist Conference

October 22, 2021
DoubleTree, Portland, ME


The Neurology for the Non-Neurologist conference offers the most up-to-date information regarding the treatment of neurologic problems in the primary care setting. This conference focuses on how to diagnose and treat common neurological disorders, order and interpret appropriate diagnostic studies, and provides a guide for therapy and patient care. Primary care physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and medical professionals with an interest in neurology are encouraged to attend.

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Course Director

Lindsay M. Schommer, MSN, APRN
Instructor of Neurology
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center


Jointly Accredited Provider TMIn support of improving patient care, The Robert Larner, M.D. College of Medicine at the University of Vermont 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.

The University of Vermont designates this live internet activity for a maximum of 6.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This program has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.25 Nursing Contact Hours.

Application for credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians.  Determination of credit pending.

Determination of pharmacotherapeutic credit is pending.


The conference syllabus will be available as a PDF download. Presentations (as well as completing the electronic conference evaluations) will be available via the UVM CMIE MyCredits portal. You will receive a notification (about a week from the conference start date) that presentations are available for downloading via the email address you used to register for this conference.

Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved for Thursday night at The DoubleTree by Hilton in Portland. Please make your reservations directly with the hotel by calling (800) 560-7753. Please indicate your participation in this course to obtain our discounted rate of $142 (single or double occupancy) plus tax. Discounted room rate expires on September 19. To ensure room choice and availability,
please make your reservations as soon as possible.


Tuition - $175


Refunds, less an administrative fee of $50, will be made only if notice of cancellation is received in writing by September 20, 2021. Refunds are not possible after that date.