Emerging Indications for Deep Brain Stimulation

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Friday, January 24

Deep brain stimulation is well established for the treatment of movement disorders. Its use in OCD is becoming more common. Work is on-going in fields- new and old. This session serves as an update to the progress in those indications.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe future indications for deep brain stimulation.
  • Identify limitations of these developments.
  • Discuss role of novel technologies to assess efficacy.

Depression (Deep Brain Stimulation and Vagus Nerve Stimulation)

Konstantin V. Slavin, MD

Pain

Alexander L. Green, MD FRCS (SN) BSc MB BS

Cognition/Dementia

Nanthia Suthana, PhD

Epilepsy

Robert S. Fisher, MD PhD

Addiction

Ali R. Rezai, MD

Faculty and Presentations subject to change.

Faculty:

Konstantin V. Slavin, MD

Alexander L. Green, MD FRCS (SN) BSc MB BS

Nanthia Suthana, PhD

Robert S. Fisher, MD PhD

Ali R. Rezai, MD

Location:
Caesars Palace
Moderators:

Jennifer A. Sweet, MD

Ellen L. Air, MD PhD