CME4HD 2018 Online Course

CME4HD 2018 Online Course

On-Demand Webcast


The Huntington Study Group (HSG) is a world leader in facilitating high-quality clinical research trials and studies in Huntington disease (HD). We have the first and largest HD clinical research network of over 400 active and compassionate investigators, coordinators, scientists and HD experts at over 120 HSG Credentialed Research Sites across the globe dedicated to seeking treatments that make a difference and improving the quality of life and outcomes for families affected by HD.

HSG members are world experts in caring for individuals and families impacted by Huntington disease. As part of the vision of HSG, we strive to enrich the provider community by offering education that will improve treatment and care for our patients and families.  HSG wants to share their knowledge with as many health care professionals as possible so families can more easily find care in their own communities.

The popular CME4HD program provided at HSG’s 2018 annual event is now available online, anytime, anywhere.

  • Introduction to Huntington's Disease
  • The Impact of Huntington's Disease on Youth
  • Addressing the At-Risk Population
  • Prodromal HD: An Underserved Population
  • The Process of Diagnosing Huntington's Disease
  • Early Huntington's Disease
  • Management of Mid-Stage Huntington's Disease
  • Advanced Huntington's Disease
Webcast Access

Click here to access the webcast series and for complete accreditation information.

These activities are hosted on the Huntington Study Group website.  Viewers will need to create an account before accessing the webcasts.  Please visit or the above access link for more information.



Daniel Claassen, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
Director, Huntington's Disease Center of Excellence
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, Tennessee

Mary C. Edmondson, MD
Medical Director HD Reach
Black Mountain Neuro-Medical Treatment Center
Black Mountain, North Carolina

Erin Furr-Stimming, MD
Associate Professor, Neurology
Director, HD Clinic, HDSA Center of Excellence
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
McGovern Medical School
Houston, Texas

Jaime Hatcher-Martin, MD
Assistant Professor, Neurology
Jean and Paul Amos Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Program
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

Christine Hunter, BSN, RN, CCRC
Instructor, Neurology
Research Nurse Manager
Parkinson's Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

Martha Nance, MD
Hennepin County Medical Center
HD Center of Excellence
Struthers Parkinson’s Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Victor Sung, MD
Director, UAB/HDSA HD Center of Excellence
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, Division of Movement Disorders
UAB Medicine
Birmingham, Alabama

Vicki Wheelock, MD
Health Sciences Clinical Professor
UC Davis Department of Neurology
Director, HDSA Center of Excellence at UC Davis
Sacramento, California


  In support of improving patient care, North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


NACCME designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


This continuing nursing education activity awards 3.25 contact hours.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13255 for 3.25 contact hours.

Nurse practitioners may participate in this educational activity and earn a certificate of completing as AANP accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ through its reciprocity agreements.

Independent Clinical Reviewer: Jee Bang, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Movement Disorders, Clinical Director, Johns Hopkins Huntington Disease Center, Baltimore, Maryland

Grant Support

This activity has been supported through in independent educational grant from Teva Pharmaceuticals.