Agenda

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

Friday, September 20, 2019

Provider/CME Course

Time Topic Speaker
7:30 - 8:00 AM Registration
8:00 - 8:10 AM Welcome Remarks
8:10 - 8:55 AM Overview of the Autonomic Nervous System and Autonomic Testing
8:55 - 9:40 AM Introduction to Autonomic Failure and Small Fiber Neuropathies
9:40 - 9:55 AM BREAK
9:55 - 10:40 AM Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS): Improving Diagnosis and Recognition
10:40 - 11:25 AM Diagnosis and Management of Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Dysautonomia
11:25 AM - 12:20 PM LUNCH BREAK
12:20 - 1:05 PM Connective Tissue Disorders: Ehlers Danlos, Joint Hypermobility, Craniocervical Instability, and CSF Leaks
1:05 - 1:50 PM Comorbidities: Headache and Chronic Pain in Dysautonomia
1:50 - 2:05 PM BREAK
2:05 - 2:50 PM Immunological Issues in Dysautonomia: Autoimmunity and Mast Cell Activation
2:50 - 3:30 PM Non-Pharmacologic Treatment Pearls
3:30 - 4:10 PM Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation in POTS
4:10 - 4:50 PM Clinical Pearls in the Pharmacologic Treatment of Autonomic Failure and Dysautonomia
4:50 - 5:05 PM Patient Experience
5:05 - 5:45 PM Expert Q&A: What are your challenges and what's not working?
September 21 Special Extended Program - TBA