Grand Rounds 2016-2017

September

1st               Majid Fotuhi, MD
                    Improving Memory and Increasing the Size of the Hippocampus in Elderly: Details of the Brain Fitness
                    Program for Patients with MCI
 

8th              Rhonda Friedman, PhD
                    Primary Progressive Aphasia

15th             Guilherme Dabus, MD, FAHA
                     New Generation of Hydrogel Coils: Experience in a series of ruptured aneurysms Neck Remodeling 
                     Strategies and Techniques

22nd           Erini Makariou, MD
                    Neuro Cases: Similar Imaging but Different Pathology

29th            Morbidity and Mortality Rounds

October

6th               Shakti Nayar, MD
                     Peripheral Nerve Hyperexcitability 

13th             Brent Harris, MD, PhD
                     Astrocytes- When Good Cells Go Bad

20th            Chima Oluigbo, MD, FRCSC, Children's National Medical Center
                     Intraoperative MRI-Guided Resection of Focal Dysplasias in Children

27th             Jacob Toaff, MD
                     Spinal Imaging Cases

November

3rd               Cancelled

10th             Suzanne Groah, MD, MSPH, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
                     The Long and Winding Road to Improved Care and Patient Experiences for People
                     with Complex Care Needs

17th              Cancelled

24th             Cancelled

December

1st                Carlo Tornatore, MD
                     New insights into the pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of Multiple Sclerosis

8th               Cancelled

15th              John Lee, MD, University of Pennsylvania Department of Neurosurgery
                      Seeing Beyond the Visible - Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery & Near Infrared Fluorescence 

22nd            Cancelled

29th             Cancelled

January

5th                Bryan Traynor, MD, PhD, Laboratory of Genetics, NIA/NIH 

12th              Scott Turner, MD, PhD
                      Case Conference

19th              Rocco Armonda, MD
                      Neurovascular Training in the Current Era

26th             Frank Berkowitz, MD
                      Imaging of the sella and parasellar region

February

2nd               Mark Burns, PhD, GU Associate Professor of Neurosciences
                      Genetic resilience and adaptive responses to repeat concussion - strong benefits, but at what cost?

9th                Charbel Moussa, MD, PhD
                      Can CSF biomarkers predict neurodegeneration and therapeutic effects?

16th              Cancelled

23rd              Anousheh Sayah, MD
                       Vertebral Augmentation and Ablation

march

2nd              Vicente Notario, PhD
                     Epigenetics and Neurology

9th               Seth Keller, MD, Advocare Neurology of South Jersey
                     Dementia in people with intellectual disability

16th             Harry van Loveren, MD, University of South Florida, Department of Neurosurgery
                     Petroclival Meningiomas: Translations from the Chinese (No CME credit)

23rd             Jeffrey Elias, MD, University of Virginia, Department of Neurosurgery
                      Focused Ultrasound for the Treatment of Movement Disorders

30th             Douglas Mayson, MD, Nina-Serena Burkett, MD
                      A Bilingual 33 Year-Old with New Difficulty Saying 'No Ifs, Ands, or Buts'

                      Matthew Edwardson, MD, Pooja Mohan Rao, MD
                      Emotional Stress and Intracranial Bleeding: Essence and Consequence

april

6th               Michael Lawton, MD, University of California-San Francisco, Chair of Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
                     (No CME credit) 

13th             James Russell, MD, University of Maryland

20th             TBD

27th             Cancelled

May

4th               Jessica Ailani, MD
                     Live Patient Presentation - Headache Case

11th              Michael D. Sirdofsky, MD
                      Live Patient Presentation, Neuromuscular Case

18th             Daniel Sciubba, MD, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery
                     (No CME credit)

25th             Christabel Lee, MD

June

2nd               Faria Amjad, MD
                      Case Presentation

8th                Monica Javidnia, MS, Doctoral Candidate
                      Pazopanib is a Potential Therapeutic for the Tauopathies