Grand Rounds

We are excited to begin the 2020-2021 Neurology Grand Rounds series  virtually via Zoom Meetings, on Friday, September 4th.   If you are interested in attending, please email the Education Coordinator for the login.

Each Grand Rounds will have a QR code that will direct you to the CME site where you can check attendance for that lecture. IPhone and Android users may use cameras and others will need to download a QR barcode reader app. If for some reason someone is unable to get in, please emailthe Education Coordinator.  Please use your WUSLT email address.

Zoom Guide for Attendees           Zoom Guide for Presenters

September 4, 2020

Neurological Impact of COVID-19
Dr. David Clifford
Neuro ID

September 11, 2020

The Influence of Assumptions, Preconceptions and Biases in Academic Medicine
Dr. Sherree Wilson
Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

September 18, 2020

"Understanding Changes in Brain Imaging Biomarkers with Higher Body Tissue Adiposity"
Dr. Cyrus Raji
"Current Advances in MRI and PET Imaging for Alzheimer Disease."
Dr. Brian Gordan
Aging & Dementia

September 25, 2020

Rare Neurologic Disease Research
Development and Advancement of Rare Disease Natural History Studies – using GNOA1 as an example
Dr. Amy Viehoever
Movement Disorders

October 2, 2020
No Grand Rounds
Neuroscience Retreat
October 9, 2020
No Grand Rounds
ANA Meeting 
October 16, 2020 “Inflammatory Responses after Intracerebral Hemorrhage- Bridging Mouse and Man”
Dr. Lauren Sansing
Resident Invited Speaker
October 23, 2020

Dr. Craig Zaidman

October 30, 2020 The Dodge Lecture
“Vanishing White Matter: from first disease identification to therapy”
Dr. Marjo van der Knaap
November 6, 2020 Modulating neurodevelopmental trajectories to enable children with perinatal brain injury.
Dr. Adam Kirton
November 13, 2020 Adult Resident CPC
PGY4s Nigel Harrison, Mysti Harrison, BJ Heuermann, Jamie Holloman
November 20, 2020 Dr. Karen Joynt Maddox

The Grand Rounds Lecture Series, a weekly one-hour continuing medical educational (CME) seminar held on Fridays, covers a wide variety of clinical and basic science topics. From September through June, Grand Rounds consists of special lectures from faculty & guest speakers. All are invited to hear the latest discussions regarding both clinical and bench research developments . Unless otherwise noted*, Grand Rounds are held on Friday mornings at 7:45 a.m. in the Robert Emmett Connor Auditorium (FLTC). *Held virtually ONLY until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Accreditation Statement

Washington University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education for physicians.

Credit Hour Statement

Washington University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure

Speaker disclosures will be made available at each Grand Rounds session.

To view past lectures, please visit the Lecture Archives. Please note that not all lectures are archived. If there is a particular lecture that you would like more information on, please email the Edcuation Coordinator.