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Epidemiology and Clinical Approach to HIV-associated CNS Disorders

Epidemiology and Clinical Approach to HIV-associated CNS Disorders
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Original Release Date: 5/17/2011
Review Date: 5/17/2011
Presenter
  • David M. Simpson, MD, FRCP, FAAN
    Professor of Neurology
    Mount Sinai Medical Center
Learning Objectives / Desired Outcomes
At the completion of this educational activity, participants will:
  1. Discuss the prevalence of neurological complications of HIV infection, with a focus on HIV neurocognitive disorders (HAND).
  2. Understand the clinical approach and differential diagnosis of HIV-associated central nervous system (CNS) disorders.
  3. Use screening and examination tools to diagnose HIV-associated CNS disorders.
Presenter Bio
David Simpson, MD, FRCP, FAAN
David M. Simpson, MD, FRCP, FAA, is Professor of Neurology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Director of the Clinical Neurophysiology Laboratories, and Director of the Neuro-AIDS Program at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. An author of 234 original publications and book chapters, Dr. Simpson is the principal investigator for many studies, including studies for the treatment of painful peripheral neuropathy. Dr. Simpson is a member of the American Neurological Association and the American Pain Society and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, and the Royal College of Physicians. He is on the editorial boards of AIDS Patient Care and Current HIV/AIDS Reports.
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