Neurology Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior (CNCB), Large Conference Room
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See the long-term schedule below for 2016

See the schedule for 2014

See the schedule for 2013

June 2016 Schedule

Date Title Speaker
7/1 From WHO to How - Role of Biomarkers in Clinical Trials for Alzheimer's Disease

William T. Hu, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology at the Center for neurodegenerative Diseases at Emory University School of Medicine 

7/8 New versus Old Antiepileptic Drugs in New Onset Epilepsy
Samuel Wiebe, M.D, MSc, FRCPC, FCAHS
Associate Dean - Clinical Research 
School of Medicine, University of Calgary
Director - Calgary Epilepsy Programme Foothills Medical Centre

7/15 Levodopa: Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going

John Nutt, M.D.
Professor of Neurology, Oregon Health & Science University
Co-founder and Director Emeritus of the OHSU Parkinson Center and Movement Disorders Program

7/22
The Dynamic Complexity of Brain Tumor Stem Cells

Jeremy Rich, M.D., M.H.Sc., M.B.A.
Professor, Dept of Molecular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
Chair and Staff, Dept of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
7/29 A Sytematic Search for Genetic Targets That Synergize With PI3 Kinase Inhibition in Glioblastoma
Mikael Rinne
Physician, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School

2016 Long-term draft schedule (subject to change)

Date

Topic   

Speaker

Jan 1
HOLIDAY
Jan 8
Neural Stem Cells for Spinal Cord Injury Mark Tuszynski, UCSD
Jan 15
The Pipeline in Headache with Emphasis on CGRP Alan Rapaport, UCLA
Jan 22
Genetics of essential Tremor: Quid Nunc? Peter Hedera, Vanderbilt
Jan 29
Advances in Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging Tony Traboulsee, U of B.C.
Feb 5
Using Brain Waves to Control Your Environment Jerry Shih, Mayo Clinic
Feb 12
Recent Advances In Motor Recover Meheroz Rabadi, OU Medicine
Feb 19
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Diagnosis and Rehabilitation Michael Lobatz, Scripps
Feb 26
Deep Brain Stimulation for Refracting Movement Disorders Pratap Chand, SLUCare
Mar 4
AED Update Richard Mattson, Yale
Mar 11 A Hope for Patients with Intractable Migraine Hossein Ansari, UCSD
Mar 18
MR-Neurography in Amyloid Related Polyneuropathies Jennifer Kollmer, Heidelberg
Mar 25
HOLIDAY
Apr 1
Preclinical Exploration of Molecular Diagnositics and Therapies for AD Jerry Yang, UCSD
Apr 8
My Car, the Doctor   Matthew Rizzo, U of       Nebraska Medical Center
Apr 15
Cerebral Air Embolism Peter Witucki, UCSD
Apr 22
A Cardiology Perspective for the Neurologist John Hsu, UCSD
Apr 29
Cardiac Arrest: Who Dies, Who Survives and How? Sanjay Agarwal, Columbia
May 6
Value of Care for Patients Brain Tumor Leia Nghiemphu, UCLA
May 13 Can Neuro-ophthalmology Help Me Peter Savino, UCSD
May 20
Empowering the Brain Ned Sahin, Brain Power
May 27
Gene Therapy For Motor Neuron and Lysosomal Storage Diseases James Wilson, U of PA
June 3
Delirium in the ICU Jamie Labuzeta, UCSD
June 10
NO GROUND ROUNDS
June 17
Cognitive Decline in Preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease     Beth Mormino, Harvard
June 24
Transverse Myelitis: Facing the Fallacies and Understanding a Syndrome Benjamin Greenberg, UT Southwestern
July 1
From WHO to HOW - Role of Biomarkers in Clinical Trials for Alzheimer's Disease Willam Hu, Emory U SoM
July 8 New versus Old Antiepileptic Drugs in New Onset Epilepsy Samuel Wiebe, U of Calgary
July 15 Levodopa: Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going John Nutt, OHSU
July 22
The Dynamic Complexity of Brain Tumor Stem Cells Jeremy Rich, Cleveland Clinic
July 29
TBA Mikael Rinne, Harvard
Aug 5
The New Neurophysiology of Human Sleep Eric Halgren, UCSD
Aug 12
TBA David Zee, Johns Hopkins
Aug 19
TBA TBA
Aug 26
TBA Nicholas Butowski, UCSF
Sept 2 TBA TBA
Sept 9
TBA Amy Kind, U of Wisconsin
Sept 16
TBA TBA
Sept 23
Susac Syndrome Henry Ferryra, UCSD
Sept 30
TBA TBA
Oct 7
TBA TBA
Oct 14
Musicians Dystonia: A Mysterious Disorder of Motor Control Steven Frucht, Mount Sinai
Oct 21
TBA TBA
Oct 28
TBA Jeffrey Chen, UCSD
Nov 4
TBA TBA
Nov 11
HOLIDAY 
Nov 18 TBA TBA
Nov 25
HOLIDAY
Dec 2 TBA TBA
Dec 9 TBA TBA
Dec 16 TBA David Standaert, UAB
Dec 23 TBA TBA
Dec 30 TBA TBA