From the Desk of Paul Gordon, MD From the Desk of Paul Gordon, MD From the Desk of Paul Gordon, MD


The laboratory sponsors a popular annual Continuing medical education conference and symposium on advances in electrodiagnostic and neuromuscular medicine each June.

The basic format is:

Day 1.

Basic nerve conduction studies and EMG with hands-on             workshops

Day 2.

Advanced electrodiagnostic medicine with small group             demonstrations

Day 3.

Advances in clinical neuromuscular medicine and ALS with ample             time for roundtable discussion with the faculty.

CME group picture

Attendees range from beginners desiring initial exposure to the disciple to advanced practitioners with many years of clinical experience.

For further information and a brochure click here

Recent guest and Eleanor & Lou Gehrig lecturers

  • 2011 Peter Donofrio, M.D., Vanderbilt University
  • 2010 Jun Kimura, M.D., University of Iowa
  • 2009 John England, M.D., Louisiana St. University
  • 2008 Lawrence Phillips, II, M.D., University of Virginia
  • 2007 Janice Massey, M.D., Duke University
  • 2006 Richard Lewis, M.D., Wayne State University
  • 2005: Asa Wilbourn, M.D., Cleveland Clinic
  • 2004: Anthony A. Amato, M.D., Harvard School of Medicine
  • 2003: Yadollah Harati, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine
  • 2002: Mark B. Bromberg, M.D., Ph.D., University of Utah
  • 2001: *Flint Beal, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman, Weill Cornell;
    Jerry R. Mendel, M.D., Ohio State U.
  • 2000: Donald Sanders, Duke University; *Andrew Eisen, University of Vancouver
  • 1999: Shin Oh, M.D., Alabama Birmingham, *Stanley Appel, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman, Baylor College of Medicine

* Eleanor & Lou Gehrig lecturers