Grand Rounds

2014-2015 Neurology Grand Rounds – 8:00 – 9:00 am – West Pavilion Auditorium

*(unless otherwise indicated)

2010-2011 GR; 2011-2012 GR; 2012-2013 GR, 2013-2014 GR

Date Section Section Head Speaker Title
9-5-14 Dementia Morris John C. Morris, MD Friedman Distinguished Professor of Neurology Director, Knight Alzheimer Disease Research Center Tammie L Benzinger MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Radiology Division, Diagnostic Radiology Section, Neuroradiology Randall Bateman, MD Charles F. and Joanne Knight Distinguished Professor of Neurology Washington University School of Medicine “The Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network – Delineating and Preventing Preclinical AD”
9-12-14 Neuromuscle Pestronk Anne M. Connolly, MD Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics Washington University School of Medicine "Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Promise and Hope"
9-19-14 Resident Invited Speaker Davis/Curfman Nancy J. Newman, MD LeoDelle Jolley Professor of Ophthalmology Professor of Ophthalmology and Neurology Instructor in Neurological Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine Lecturer in Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School Director, Section of Neuro-Ophthalmology "Neuro-Ophthalmology Update"
9-26-14 Peds Neurology Schlaggar Michael “Mish” Shoykhet, MD, PhD Instructor, Department of Pediatrics Division of Critical Care Medicine Washington University School of Medicine "Beyond cell death: brain injury in cardiac arrest"
10-3-14 Resident Invited Speaker David/Curfman Jeffrey D. Rothstein MD, PhD The John W. Griffin Director, Brain Science Institute Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience Director, Robert Packard Center for ALS Research Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine "C9orf72 – ALS and Dementia- The new Biology of RNA Based Neurodegenerative Disease"
10-10-14 Neuro-Aids Clifford David B. Clifford, MD Melba and Forest Seay Professor of Clinical Neuropharmacology in Neurology and Professor of Medicine Washington University School of Medicine “Neurosarcoidosis”
10-17-14 Resident Invited Speaker Davis/Curfman Mark D'Esposito, MD Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology Director, Henry H. Wheeler, Jr. Brain Imaging Center University of California, Berkeley Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute "Large-scale organization of the human brain: implications for health and disease"
10-24-14 MS Cross Dean M. Wingerchuk, MD Professor of Neurology Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale AZ "Neuromyelitis Optica: Creation and Evolution"
10-31-14 *DODGE LECTURE Schlaggar Tallie Z. Baram, MD, PhD Professor of Pediatrics, Anatomy & Neurobiology, & Neurology University of California, Irvine "How does the brain become epileptic? From the clinic to the lab- and back"
11-7-14 NNICU Diringer Michael N. Diringer, MD Professor of Neurology Director of the Neurology-Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit Washington University School of Medicine "Subarachnoid hemorrhage revisited: what really causes brain injury"
11-14-14 Sleep Yamada/Taghert William Schwartz, MD Professor of Neurology University of Massachusetts Medical School "Clocks Interrupted: Circadian Syndromes in Clinical Practice"
11-21-14 General Ances Susannah Calahan Beau Ances, MD, PhD, MSc Associate Professor Neurology Washington University School of Medicine Gregg Day, MD, MSc, FRCPC Knight Alzheimer Disease Research Center Post-Doctoral Fellow "Brain on Fire: A Month of Madness, a Decade of Research and a Discussion of What Comes Next"
11-28-14 FALL BREAK NO GRAND ROUNDS    
12-5-14 Movement Disorders Perlmutter Joel S. Perlmutter, MD Elliot Stein Family Professor of NeurologyProfessor Radiology, Neurobiology, Occupational Therapy & Physical Therapy Head, Movements Disorders Washington University School of Medicine "Neuroimaging Biomarkers of PD: Facts & Fantasy"
12-12-14 PEDS Resident Invited Speaker Meddles Christopher Giza, MD Professor of Pediatric Neurology & Neurosurgery UCLA Brain Injury Research Center Director, UCLA Steve Tisch Brain SPORT: Sports Concussion - Mild TBI Program Interdepartmental Programs for Neuroscience & Biomedical Engineering David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital - UCLA "A Little Bit of this and a Little Bit of That: Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury from the ICU to the sideline"
12-19-14 Adult Resident CPC Davis/Curfman David Carpenter, MD Associate Professor, Neurology Director, Comprehensive Outpatient Stroke Center Washington University School of Medicine "A 69 year old woman with respiratory failure"
12-26-14 WINTER BREAK NO GRAND ROUNDS    
1-2-15 WINTER BREAK NO GRAND ROUNDS    
1-9-15 Epilepsy Hogan R. Edward Hogan, MD Associate Professor of Neurology Director, Adult Epilepsy Center Washington University School of Medicine New Treatments in Epilepsy
1-16-15 Stroke Lee Colin Derdeyn, MD Professor, Radiology Division of Diagnostic Radiology Neuroradiology Section Professor, Neurology & Neurological Surgery Program Director, Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology Director for the Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center at Washington University/BJH Recent Clinical Trails for Revascularization in Stroke
1-23-15 Rehab Corbetta Maurizio Corbetta, MD Norma J Stupp Professor of Neurology Professor of Radiology, Anatomy & Neurobiology Chief, Division of Neurorehabilitation Washington University The Effects of Stroke on Behavior & the Functional Organization of the Brain
1-30-15 Adult Resident CPC Kristy Yuan Blake Newman Lynn Zhang R. Brian Sommerville,MD Associate Professor, Neurology Neuromuscular Division Washington University "49 Year Old Woman with Recurrent Fevers & Altered Mental Status"
2-6-15 Neuro-Oncology Gutmann David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD Donald O. Schnuck Family Professor Dept of Neurology Director, Neurofibromatosis Center Washington University School of Medicine "The management of brain tumors in NF1"
2-13-15 General Neurology Awadalla Rick F. Lewis, MD Associate Professor, Otolaryngology and Neurology, Harvard Medical School Faculty, Harvard MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology Medical Director, Jenks Vestibular Laboratory Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Advances in the Diagnosis & Treatment of Vestibular Disorders
2-20-15 Adult Resident CPC M.Burford N.Kung K.Patel Glenn Lopate, MD Associate Professor, Neurology Division of Adult Neurology & Neuromuscular Disease "A 33 y/o Woman Presents with Blurred Vision, Headaches and Tingling in the Feet"
2-27-15 RITE EXAM NO GRAND ROUNDS    
3-6-15 Brendon's Smile Pediatric Stroke Lecture Schlaggar Michael Rivkin, MD Associate Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School Director, Neurology Inpatient Services Director, Cerebrovascular Disorders and Stroke Program Boston Children's Hospital "Neonatal Stroke: Progress One Step at a Time"
3-13-15 Neurosurgery Dacey Wilson Zachary Ray, MD Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery "Advances in Nerve Transfer Procedures"
3-20-15 Sleep Yamada Paul Shaw, PhD Associate Professor Anatomy & Neurobiology Dept of Anatomy & Neurobiology Washington University School of Medicine "Can Sleep Fix a Broken Brain"
3-27-15 *GOLDRING LECTURE (CONNOR AUDITORIUM) Hogan Hal Blumenfeld, MD, PhD Professor of Neurology, of Neurobiology and of Neurosurgery Director, Yald Clinical Neuroscience Imaging Center Consciousness Networks in Epilepsy
4-3-15 LEVY LECTURE *CONNOR Auditorium FLTC Ances Ralph L. Sacco, MD, MS, FAHA, FAAN Professor and Olemberg Chair of Neurology Executive Director, McKnight Brain Institute Chief of Neurology Jackson Memorial Miller School of Medicine University of Miami "Addressing Stroke Disparities: From Prevention to Acute Treatment"
4-10-15 Dementia Morris John Cirrito, PhD Associate Professor Neurology Washington University School of Medicine "Antidepressants make plaques unhappy: Serotonin signaling regulates Aβ metabolism in mouse models of AD"
4-17-15 Neuromuscle Pestronk Alan Pestronk, MD Professor of Neurology, Pathology & Immunolgy Director Neuromuscular Division Director Neuromuscular Clinical Laboratory "Immune & Inflammatory Myopathies: Pathology Directs Diagnosis & Treatment"
4-24-15 AAN NO GRAND ROUNDS    
5-1-15 Peds Resident CPC Kit Meddles Alex Fay Heather Riordan Bryan McGill, MD Instructor Division of Pediatric & Developmental Neurology Dept. of Neurology Washington University "15 month old with developmental regression, dystonia and seizures"
5-8-15 MS Cross Benjamin M. Segal, MD Holtom-Garrett Professor of Neurology Director, Multiple Sclerosis Center University of Michigan, Ann Arbor "Washington University Center of Neuroimmunology and Neuroinfectious Diseases Spring Lecture"
5-15-15 MEDICAL SCHOOL GRADUATION NO GRAND ROUNDS    
5-22-15 RESIDENTS SYMPOSIUM NO GRAND ROUNDS    
5-29-15 Movement Disorders Perlmutter Morvarid Karimi, MD  
6-5-15 Stroke Lee Allyson Zazulia, MD  
6-12-15 Neuropsychology Petersen