Grand Rounds Schedule

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 Covid19 
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 Gordon
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 “Gene Therapies in Pediatric Neuromuscular Diseases”  
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
“78 year old male presenting with 4 weeks of progressively worsening fatigue, vertigo and confusion”  
PGY4s Nigel Harrison, Mysti Harrison, BJ Heuermann, Jamie Holloman
Faculty Discussants: Drs. Andria Ford and Colin Diffie

November 20, 2020

The Role of Health Policy in Improving Equity and Outcomes in Neurology
Dr. Karen Joynt Maddox

Novemeber 27, 2020 No Grand Rounds/Fall Break
December 4, 2020 Resident Invitied Speaker
ALS Pathogenesis and Experimental Therapeutics 2020:  Hope, Hype and Real Progress
Dr. Clifton Gooch
December 11, 2020

Shedding the Light on Opportunities to Increase Health Equity in Aging Research
Dr. Joyce Balls-Berry

December 18, 2020

Dissecting Central Nervous System Cancer Immunobiology:  from Initiation to Effector Activation
Dr. Gavin Dunn

December 25, 2020 No Grand Rounds/Winter Break
January  1, 2021 No Grand Rounds/Winter Break
January 8, 2021

Neurovascular Interactions: Mechanisms, Imaging, Therapeutics
Dr. Katerina Akassouglou

January 15, 2021

Updates from the Knight Alzheimer Disease Research Center
Racial Differences in Biomarkers of Alzheimer Disease in the Knight ADRC:  Current Status
Dr. John Morris
Falls as a Non-Cognitive Behavioral Biomarker of Alzheimer Disease  
Dr. Susan Stark 
Memory & Aging

January 22, 2021 Tracking Biomarkers of Epilepsy: Connectomics and Machine Learning
Dr. Luigi Maccotta
January 29, 2021

Neuronal Regulation of Cancer
Dr. David Gutmann
Neuro Onc

February 5, 2021

Multimodal imaging in urea cycle-related neurological disease—What can imaging hyperammonemia tell us?
Dr. Andrea Gropman

February 12, 2021 No Grand Rounds/Resident RITE Exam
February 19, 2021

One-liner “78 Year Old Man with 8 Years of Progressive Visual and Hearing Loss.” 
Discussant: Dr. Salim Chahin
Facilitators: Drs. Matt Brier, Shahvaiz Magsi, Jonathon Williams and Mary Wren
Adult Resident CPC

February 26, 2021

“Disentangling Heterogeneous Mechanisms in Cerebral Small Vessel Disease”
Dr. Peter Kang

March 5, 2021

Is Erythropoeitin Neuroprotective in Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy?
Dr. Yvonne Wu
Resident Invited Speaker

March 12, 2021 Spasticity Management, 2021: Barriers and Breakthroughs
Dr. Gerard Francisco
Neuro Rehab
March 19, 2021 "Metabolic Myopathies: A Tale of Two Fuels"
Dr. Brian Sommerville
March 26, 2021

Peds Resident CPC
Faculty Discussants: Jennifer Griffith, Stuart Tomko, Kevin Baszis, Ali Mian
Facilitators: Cameran Crockett, Sara Dixon, Maria Galardi, Cristina Gaudioso

April 2, 2021

"Understanding and Addressing Structural Racism and Health Inequities: The ‘Sleep Exposome Across the Life course’ Example"
Dr. Chandra Jackson 
Division of 
Sleep Medicine

April 9, 2021 Annual Goldring Lecture
“Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Management of Neonatal Seizures”
Dr. Eli Mizarhi
April 16, 2021

Annual Levy Lecture
Progress in Understanding Progression in Multiple Sclerosis: From the Microscope to the Bedside
Dr. Claudia Lucchinetti

April 23, 2021

No Grand Rounds/AAN Lecture

April 30, 2021

Dr. Anne Cross

May 7, 2021

 "Methods of identifying and predicting dystonia after neonatal brain injury"
Dr. Bhooma Aravamuthan
Movement Disorders

May 14, 2021 No Grand Rounds/Resident Symposium 
May 21, 2021

No Grand Rounds/Commencement

May 28, 2021  
June 4, 2021
Dr. Stephanie Debette
June 11, 2021 Annual Pediactric Stroke Lecture
Dr. Christine Fox
June 18, 2021

Preventing Epilepsy: The Tale of Tuberous Sclerosis
Dr. Michael Wong

June 25, 2021 Adult Resident CPC
PGY4's Jeet Kapadia, Angela Liu, Caroline Tang

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