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 GR2013-2014 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
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”
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”
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
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”
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”
Hogan Hal Blumenfeld, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology, of Neurobiology and of Neurosurgery
Director, Yald Clinical Neuroscience Imaging Center
Consciousness Networks in Epilepsy
*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”
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”
5-29-15 Movement Disorders Perlmutter Morvarid Karimi, MD
6-5-15 Stroke Lee Allyson Zazulia, MD
6-12-15 Neuropsychology Petersen