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CROM Grand Rounds- November 3, 2015 – Neuropsychological testing in Occupational Medicine: When is a referral appropriate and what will neuropsychological testing offer? – Nancy Fiedler, Ph.D.

Posted at 9:15 am November 16, 2015, in Seminars

Speaker:fiedler

Nancy Fiedler, Ph.D.

Topic: “Neuropsychological testing in Occupational Medicine: when is a referral appropriate and what will neuropsychological testing offer?”

Date and Time: November 17, 2015, 1:30 PM

Location: Conference Room A & B, EOHSI

Learning Objectives:

OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

• Determine when to make a referral for a neuropsychological evaluation
• Structure a relevant referral question for neuropsychological evaluations
• Interpret typical neuropsychological reports
• Recognize the strengths and weaknesses of neuropsychological testing
• Distinguish psychiatric from neuropsychological testing protocols and how these domains interact to affect job performance.

 

Target Audience: : Environmental and/or occupational medicine practitioners, community health workers, industrial hygienists, researchers, students of air pollution health effects and to others in the field of environmental and occupational safety and health. Occupational Physicians, Nurses, Industrial Hygienists, fellows, residents, medical students and environmental exposure scientists.

Accreditation& Designation:  Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Declarations: Dr. Nancy Fiedler has no relevant financial relationships and Dr. Fiedler does not intend to discuss unapproved/investigational uses of commercial products during her presentation.

Planning committee members, Mitch Rosen, Michael Gochfeld and Michael Pratt have no relevant financial relatoinships.