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Inaugural neurology and neurosurgery symposium planned for Oct. 2

The Departments of Neurosurgery and Neurology at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University are hosting a symposium to provide updates on best practices and advances in their respective fields.

The inaugural “What’s New in Neurosurgery and Neurology Symposium” will be held from 7:50 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center, 2 10th St.

Faculty from MCG will update attendees on a wide variety of topics, including stroke, movement disorders, brain tumors, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and epilepsy.

Experts will discuss the latest evidence-based and cutting-edge medical literature for those and other degenerative neurological and neurosurgical diseases; describe hot topics in neurological and neurosurgical emergencies and recommendations for how to manage them; and help attendees understand how to incorporate evidence-based protocols into clinical environments.

The free symposium is open to any type of care provider and offers the opportunity for 8.5 continuing medical education credit hours.

See a full schedule and register here.

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Jennifer Hilliard Scott is Director of Communications at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic or with one of our experts at 706-721-8604 or

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