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US Autism & Asperger Association
May 25, 2012

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This CME activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the Joint Sponsorship of the Colorado Medical Society (CMS) and the US Autism & Asperger Association (USAAA). The Colorado Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CMS designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners:
Certificates of Attendance are available and will be issued by the Colorado Medical Society. Nurses may claim credit for activities approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ in most states, for up to 50% of the nursing requirement for recertification.

register Schedule with AMA PRA certified sessions.

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AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ Sessions:

Martha Herbert, MD, PhD
- Opening Keynote Address, Friday morning - Assistant Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Pediatric Neurologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Author

Temple Grandin, PhD - Keynote Address, Saturday morning - Professor, Colorado State University, Author

Beneficial Interventions and Critical Health Challenges During the Lifespan
Phillip C. DeMio, MD
- USAAA Chief Medical Officer, Private Practice in Cleveland and Columbus, affiliated with Cleveland Clinic Hospitals (ER)

Vision: The Effects on Balance, Vestibular, Movement and Cognitive Function
Lynn Hellerstein, OD, FCOVD, FAAO - Adjunct Professor - Multiple Universities, Author, Founder of Hellerstein & Brenner Vision Center

New Discoveries in the Underlying Pathobiology of Autism
Valerie Hu, PhD - Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, George Washington University, Author

Seizures and Mitochondrial Disorders
Richard E. Frye, MD, PhD - Director of Autism Research at the Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute and Associate Professor, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

The Doctors and Researchers Q&A Panel Discussion
Phillip C. DeMio, MD, Richard E. Frye, MD, PhD, Martha Herbert, MD, PhD, Debby Hamilton, MD, Valerie Hu, PhD, William Shaw, PhD, J. Michael Uszler, MD

Functional Imaging of the Brain: You'll Never See Autism the Same Way Again
J. Michael Uszler, MD - Medical Director of the Nuclear Medicine Department at Saint John's Health Center, Assistant Clinical Professor of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology at UCLA, Medical Director of

A Sensory, Neuroplasticity - based Approach to Autism
Ron Minson, MD - Clinical Director for Integrated Listening Systems and Private Practice

Effects of Toxic Drugs and Chemicals on the Incidence and Severity of Autism
William Shaw, PhD - Founder, Great Plains Laboratory, Researcher and Chemist

Holistic Medicine: Effective Treatment with a Focus on Nutrition
Debby Hamilton, MD, MSPH - Board Certified Pediatrician and Physician Nutrition Specialist at Holistic Pediatric Consulting

Oral Health Care for the Dental Patient with Autism
Robert E. Rada, DDS - Clinical Associate Professor, University of Illinois College of Dentistry and private practice in LaGrange, Illinois

Emergencies, Surgeries, and Anesthesia: Inside the Hospital From ER to Overnight Stays
Phillip C. DeMio, MD - USAAA Chief Medical Officer, Private Practice in Cleveland and Columbus, affiliated with Cleveland Clinic Hospitals (ER)

Over 35 total sessions with 13 sessions designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Complete schedule


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