Community Conferences

The Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery host the following community conferences:
 

  • Pituitary Patient Awareness Day 2014: Huntington Beach, CA
    Sunday, September 28, 2014
    Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, Huntington Beach, California

    The multi-disciplinary faculty of Cedars-Sinai offers this comprehensive conference to bring participants up-to-date with the most recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of neuroendocrine disorders, particularly pituitary disorders.  Participants will have the opportunity to engage in interactive discussions as well as question and answer sessions with our renowned faculty. 
  • Dystonia Patient Conference
    Saturday, October 11, 2014
    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Advances Health Sciences Pavilion, Plaza Level, Los Angeles, California

    The conference seeks to educate patients and their caregivers on current management options for generalized and focal dystonia, including medications, botulinum toxin injections and deep brain stimulation. An outstanding, multi-disciplinary faculty will provide an extensive review of treatment options and will be available for questions and further discussion. We encourage active participation of our audience to make this event truly interactive and educational. We look forward to seeing all of you on October 11. In the meantime, follow us on Facebook at Cedars Sinai: Movement Disorders Program. For more information, you may also email us at dystoniaconference@cshs.org.

  • Outsmarting Brain Tumors: A Conference on Brain Tumors for Patients, Families and Caregivers
    Saturday, September 6, 2014
    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Advances Health Sciences Pavilion, Plaza Level, Los Angeles, California

    The multi-disciplinary faculty of Cedars-Sinai offers this one day, comprehensive conference to bring participants up-to-date with the most recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of brain tumors.  The conference seeks to educate patients and their caregivers on the latest research that has been translated into treatments for brain tumors.  It will include a discussion on promising therapeutic discoveries for brain tumors as well as information on other surgical and non-surgical treatment options available today.  Participants will have the opportunity to engage in interactive discussions as well as question and answer sessions with our renowned faculty.