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Brookhouser Lecture

​​​​​​​​​Understanding the Dizzy Patient: Management Strategies to Improve Care​

Date: Friday, April 27, 2018

Location:
Boys Town National Headquarters Building Auditorium
14100 Crawford St
Boys Town, NE 68010

Time: 7:30 a.m. Breakfast, Registration and Check-In​,
8:00 a.m. Lecture begins

This year's lecture, "Understanding the Dizzy Patient: Management Strategies to Improve Care," will feature keynote speaker Steven Rauch, M.D.

​Purpose and Objectives

The various conditions and systems that cause dizziness can make the etiology of the condition difficult to diagnose and treat. This lecture provides a deeper understanding of the various conditions associated with dizziness and the optimal management strategies to improve patient care.

At the end of this program, the participants should be able to:​

  • Identify assessment management strategies for vestibular migraine.
  • Differentiate the conditions and systems that cause dizziness.
  • Determine when patients are good candidates for vestibular function testing and vestibular rehabilitation.​

​Speakers

Dr. Rauch is Professor and Vice Chair of the Clinical Research Department of Otolaryngology at Harvard Medical School and Chief of the Vestibular Division, Otolaryngology Department at Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

Additional speakers include Elizabeth Kelly, M.D., Neurotologist/Otologist at Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute, and Kristen Janky, Au.D., Ph.D., CCC-A, Director of the Vestibular and Balance Research Laboratory at Boys Town National Research Hospital.

​Educational Credit​

Continuing education credits are available for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and audiologists.

Registration is available here. Please register by Friday, April 20, 2018.  ​