FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25th, 2019

Charlotte Convention Center
ROOM: 203A


Scientific Session: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM including Lunch


12:30 PM

Welcome, Introductions, Sponsor Acknowledgement

12:35 PM

Brain Effects of Ammonia
Urea Cycle Disorders
Subclinical Seizures
MRI interpretation

1:20 PM

Closing Comments, Q&A

1:30 PM




Andrea L. Gropman, M.D., FAAP, FACMG
Chief, Division of Neurogenetics and Developmental Pediatrics
Professor in Neurology and Pediatrics
Children's National Medical Center
Washington, DC



EXCEL Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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


At the conclusion of this conference, you should be able to:

Describe the brain effects of ammonia

Interpret the cognitive impact of UCDs

Develop a framework for evaluation of subclinical seizures in patients with UCDs

Recognize patterns of brain injury on MRI for patients with UCDs

Apply new information gained to practice






EXCEL CE complies with the Americans Disabilities Act. If any participant is in need of reasonable assistance, please FAX a written request to 305-598-7252 for consideration at least 2 weeks prior to the activity.