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                                                  Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Spring 2020


 

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

Wednesdays, 12pm–1pm - Lunch provided to Department of Neurology faculty and staff only

To view the streaming video of Neurology Grand Rounds, please go to this link:

https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/321789461             

* Recorded Grand Rounds video available upon request for Neurology faculty or trainees only.              


Date Speaker Presentation Title
Jan 1
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Holiday Week​

Grand Rounds Cancelled
Jan 8
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Cancelled

Grand Rounds Cancelled
Jan 15
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Headache 

Danielle Wilhour, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Inpatient Management of Headache
Jan 22
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Behavioral

Maria Luisa Gorno Tempini, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry University of California San Francisco Weill Insitute for Neurosciences

Primary Progressive Aphasia: From Behavior to Molecules 
Jan 29
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Neuro-Ophthalmology

Yosbelkys Martin-Paez, MD
Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellow

MOG IgG Optic Neuritis
Feb 5
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Neuro-Laryngology

Mona M. Abaza, MD, MS
Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs and Diversity

Neurolaryngology, Voice, Swallowing and Airway Disorders
Feb 12
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Epilepsy
Cornelia N. Drees, MD                            Associate Professor                  



SUDEP and Seizure Detection Devices
Feb 19
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Movement Disorders

Caroline Goldin, MD
Movement Disorders Fellow                  Teresa Lee, MD                                  Movement Disorders Fellow

Parkinson's Disease Etiology and Risk Factors
Feb 26
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Neuro-Muscular                                    Stacy Dixon, MD, PhD                     Assistant Professor                              Melissa Gibbons, MS, CGC                   Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Genetic Testing Review and Interpreting Variants of Unknown Significance
Mar 4
Hensel Phelps West (178712)

Neuro-Oncology            

Denise Damek, MD                            Associate Professor of Neurology
                     

 Breaking Bad News
Mar 11
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Child Neurology        

Jennifer Hranilovich, MD                Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology

TBD
Mar 18
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

MS/Neuro-immunology   

Robert Gross, MD                
Assistant Professor of Neurology 

TBD 
Mar 25
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

​Quality Case Conference    

Tyler Anstett, DO                          Assistant Professor of Hospital Medicine  Anunta Virapongse, MD                    Assistant Professor of Hospital Medicine  Beth Cavanaugh, MD                    Vascular Neurology Fellow               Brian Sauer, MD                            Neurohospitalist Fellow

TBD
Apr 1
Hensel Phelps West (178712)

Professional Excellence    

Jeffery Druck, MD                         Co-Director of the Office of Professional Excellence                                 Abigail Lara, MD                             Co-Director of the Office of Professional Excellence

Office of Professional Excellence: Who, What, Why and How
Apr 8
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Ringel Lecturer                           

Clay Johnston, MD, PhD                      Dean, Dell Medical School                  Vice President for Medical Affairs, UT Austin Frank and Charmaine Denius Distinguished Dean's Chair in Medical Leadership

TBD
Apr 15
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Michio Hirano, MD                        Professor of Neurology                  Chief, Division of Neuromuscular Disorders Director, H. Houston Merritt Clinical Research Center Columbia University

Development of Nucleoside Therapy for TK2-Related Myopathy
Apr 22
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Neuro-Palliative Care

Christina Vaughan, MD                   Associate Professor of Neurology

TBD
Apr 29
Hensel Phelps West (178712)

AAN Annual Conference                                  

Grand Rounds Cancelled
May 6
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Neuro-muscular

TBD

TBD
May 13
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

MS/Neuro-Immunology

Anna Shah, MD    
MS Fellow

TBD
May 20
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Neuro-ID

Ronak Kapadia, MD
Neuro-Infectious Disease Fellow

TBD
May 27
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Stephens Lecturer

S. Andrew Josephson, MD               Professor and Chair of Neurology UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

TBD
June 3
Hensel Phelps West (178712)

Research Retreat

Grand Rounds Cancelled
June 10
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Child Neurology

Dylan Brock, MD, Ryan Kammeyer, MD; Laurel McGarry                    Child Neurology PGY-5

TBD
June 17
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Movement Disorders

Allison Willis, MD                              Associate Professor of Neurology University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

TBD 
June 24
Hensel Phelps West (103253​)

Epilepsy

TBD

TBD
* The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Contact: Kirsten Kamna, 303-724-0324
​​​​ ​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​
                                                    
                                                 
                                                  Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Fall 2019


 

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

Wednesdays, 12pm–1pm - Lunch provided to Department of Neurology faculty and staff only

To view the streaming video of Neurology Grand Rounds, please go to this link:

https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/321789461             

* Recorded Grand Rounds video available upon request for Neurology faculty or trainees only.              


Date Speaker Presentation Title
July 3
Hensel Phelps West 

Holiday Week​

Grand Rounds Cancelled
July 10
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuro Infectious Disease

Daniel Pastula, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Tick-Borne Viruses 
July 17
Hensel Phelps East 

Behavioral 

C. Alan Anderson, MD
Professor of Neurology 

The Neurology of Criminal Behavior 
July 24
Hensel Phelps East 

Movement Disorders

Michelle Fullard, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Treatment Strategies for Functional Movement Disorders 
July 31
Hensel Phelps East 

Epilepsy

Pearce Korb, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Understanding Neurophobia and Beyond: A Novel Model for Medical Education 
Aug 7
Hensel Phelps West 

Jennifer Armstrong, MD                       Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology  

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Academic Neurology: Recommendations to the American Academy of Neurology 
Aug 14
Hensel Phelps West 
David Arciniegas, MD                     Clinical Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry    Pharmacotherapy of Cognitive Impairments Due to Traumatic Brain Injury 
Aug 21
Hensel Phelps West 

Personalized Medicine

Elizabeth Kudron, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine 

 Personalized Medicine and Neurology
Aug 28
Hensel Phelps West 

MS

John Corboy, MD                            Professor of Neurology                        Ian Shelton, BA                                    Professional Research Assistant

 Risk Factors in Early MS
Sep 4
Hensel Phelps West 

Epilepsy

Laura Strom, MD                      Associate Professor or Neurology        Steven Lenio, MD                                PGY-3 Resident           

 NES: Can We Guess?
Sept 11
Hensel Phelps West 

Movement Disorders

Lauren Seeberger, MD                         Associate Professor of Neurology           Christine Baca, MD                               Associate Professor of               Neurology                                  Jennifer Disabato, DNP            Assistant Professor of Nursing          

 Building Bridges for Success: Best Practices in Pediatric to Adult Transition
Sept 18
Hensel Phelps West 

Quality Case Review

Jennifer Simpson, MD                 
Associate Professor of Neurology 

Quality Case Review: Communication in Refractory Status Epilepticus 
Sept 25
Hensel Phelps West


Grand Rounds Cancelled

             
Oct 2
Hensel Phelps West 

Gilden Lecturer              

Anne H. Cross, MD                   Professor of Neurology                            Manny and Rosalyn Rosenthal - Dr. John Trotter Chair of                            Neuroimmunology                                  Washington University School of Medicine

The B Cell in Multiple Sclerosis Pathogenesis and as a Target of Treatment 
Oct 9
Hensel Phelps West 

Laura Foster, MD                                  Assistant Professor of Neurology

Platform Trial Design and Application to ALS Clinical Trials
Oct 16
Hensel Phelps West 

Research

Mark L. Dell’Acqua, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair of Pharmacology 

Regulation of Neuronal Synaptic Plasticity by AKAP Signaling Complexes in Health and Disease
Oct 23
Hensel Phelps West 

Stephen P. Duntley, MD                       Professor of Neurology

Narcolepsy: Update on Pathophysiology and Treatment
Oct 30
Hensel Phelps West 

Cancelled                                


Nov 6
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuromuscular

Erwin W. Gelfand, MD              Professor of Pediatrics                        National Jewish Health

Role of Complement Activation in Immune-Mediated Neurologic Diseases
Nov 13
Hensel Phelps West 

MS

Richard A. Nash, MD     
Specialist in Hematology and Oncology, Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center 

High-Dose Immunosuppressive Therapy and Autologous HCT for MS
Nov 20
Hensel Phelps West 

Child Neurology 

Andra Dingman, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology

Neonatal Stroke: From Bedside to Bench
Nov 27
Hensel Phelps West 

Holiday Week

Grand Rounds Cancelled
Dec 4
Hensel Phelps West 

NH/Stroke

Setareh Salehi Omran, MD                   Assistant Professor of Neurology 

Characteristics of Cerebral Arteries As an Explanation for Clinical Syndromes Limited to the Brain
Dec 11
Hensel Phelps West 

Movement Disorders 

Brian Berman, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology
The Placebo Effect in Parkinson's Disease 
Dec 18
Hensel Phelps West 

Epilepsy

Joshua Bear, MD                                  Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology

The Brain's Functional Connectivity: An Overview in Health and Disease 
Dec 25
Hensel Phelps West 

Holiday Week


 

Grand Rounds Cancelled
 
The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Contact: Kirsten Kamna, 303-724-0324
​​​​ ​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​
​​
                                                    
                                                    Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Spring 2019


 ​

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

Wednesdays, 12pm–1pm - Lunch provided to Department of Neurology faculty and trainees only

To view the streaming video of Neurology Grand Rounds, please go to this link:

https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/321789461  


* Recorded Grand Rounds video available upon request.


   
Date Speaker Presentation Title
January 2
Hensel Phelps West 

New Year's Holiday Week

Grand Rounds Cancelled
January 9
Hensel Phelps West 

Natalie Marzec, MD, MPH
Zoonoses Epidemiologist

Prion Diseases and Public Health
January 16
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuro-ophthalmology

Jeffrey L. Bennet, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology

The Evolving Spectrum of Optic Neuritis 
January 23
Hensel Phelps West 

Behavioral

Christopher M. Filley, MD
Professor of Neurology

Social Cognition and White Matter: Progress in the Neurology of Emotion
January 30
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuro-Oncology

Bette Kay “BK” Demasters, MD
Professor and Head of Neuropathology

WHO 2016...and Beyond: IDH Wildtype Gliomas
February 6
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuro-Oncology 

Bette Kay “BK” Demasters, MD
Professor and Head of Neuropathology

WHO 2016...and Beyond: H3 K27M Gliomas
February 13
Hensel Phelps West 

Ringel Lecturer 

John H. Noseworthy, MD                    Neurologist                                             President and CEO Emeritus                  Mayo Clinic

Lessons from Leadership: From a Clinician-Investigator to a CEO During an Uncertain Time in Healthcare
February 20
Hensel Phelps West 

Headache

Andrew Charles, MD
Professor of Neurology Director, UCLA Goldberg Migraine Program Meyer and Renee Luskin Chair in Migraine and Headache Studies

Advances in the Basic and Clinical Science of Migraine
February 27
Bruce Schroffel Auditorium 

Quality Case Review

Jennifer Simpson, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology                      
Jonathan Pell, MD
Associate Professor of Hospital Medicine 
Jakob Mrozewski, MD                           PGY4 Resident                  
William C. McGuire, MD                        PGY4 Resident

"What a Pain in the Neck!" Team Collaboration Around Timely Care in a Case of Suspected Meningitis 
March 6
Hensel Phelps West 

Movement Disorders

Lisa Deuel, MD                                    
Fellow                                         Jeanne Feuerstein, MD                       Fellow     

Essential Tremor: Beyond the Essentials 
March 13
Hensel Phelps West 
Grand Rounds Cancelled

                   


March 20
Hensel Phelps West 

Epilepsy

Pearce Korb, MD                                   Associate Professor of Neurology  

Samuel DeStefano, MD                         Assistant Professor of Neurology 

Ask an Epileptologist: Your Burning Questions Answered
March 27
Hensel Phelps West 

Research

Maria Nagel, PhD                                Research Professor

The Link Between Varicella Zoster Virus and Alzheimer's Disease 
Apr 3
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuro-Palliative Care

Benzi Kluger, MD
Professor of Neurology

Does Outpatient Palliative Care Improve Patient-Centered Outcomes in Parkinson's? Results of a Multisite Randomized Trial
Apr 10
Hensel Phelps West 

MS

Enrique Alvarez, MD                             Assistant Professor of Neurology  

Tim Boyd, PhD                                     Research Instructor of Neurology 

Biomarkers in Neurological Disease: Taking Advantage of the Simoa Platform
Apr 17
Hensel Phelps West 

NH/Stroke

William Jones, MD                                Associate Professor                       

Sharon Poisson, MD                             Associate Professor

Megan Barry, DO                          Assistant Professor 

Matthew West, MD                     Assistant Professor

Shifting the Paradigm - New Developments in Stroke
Apr 24
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuromuscular

Zachary Wilson, MD
Neuromuscular Fellow
Neuromuscular Complications of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors 
May 1
Hensel Phelps West 

Movement Disorders

Trevor Hawkins, MD                             Assistant Professor of Neurology  Stephanie Garcia, BS                            Neuroscience PhD Candidate                Abigail Armstrong, BS                        Microbiology PhD Candidate

Bugs, Brains and Butyrate: What We Know So Far and Future Directions of the Brain-Gut Connection With a Focus on Parkinson's Disease
May 8
Hensel Phelps West 


AAN Annual Conference 

Grand Rounds Cancelled
May 15
Hensel Phelps West 

Epilepsy

Murtaza Khan, MD
Epilepsy Fellow                           Chantal O'Brien, MD                   Associate Professor

Clinical and Diagnostic Approach to Autoimmune Epilepsies 
May 22
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuro-Infectious Disease 

Christine Gill, MD
Neuro-Infectious Disease Fellow

Clinical Pearls in Neuro-Infectious Disease
May 29
Hensel Phelps West 

Stephens Lecturer

Lisa M. Shulman, MD
Professor of Neurology and Disease Director, University of Maryland

Measuring Health Outcomes - Are We Measuring What We Think? 
June 5
Hensel Phelps West 

Research Retreat
Grand Rounds Cancelled


June 12
Hensel Phelps West 

Child Neurology

Austin Baltensperger, MD
Alicia Henriquez, MD
Gary Morris, MD
Elizabeth Troy, MD
Child Neurology PGY-5

Discussing Prognosis in the Face of Uncertainty 
June 19
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuromuscular

Sujatha Jagannathan, PhD                   Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Stacy Dixon, MD                      Assistant Professor of Neurology 

Clinical and Basic Research Updates on Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy 
June 26
Hensel Phelps West 

MS

Lindsay Horton, MD    Neuroimmunology Fellow

Krzysztof Romanowski, MD                  Neuroimmunology Fellow

Novel Immunotherapies in Multiple Sclerosis 
 
The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Contact: Kirsten Kamna, 303-724-0324
​​​​ ​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​​​ ​ ​ ​​​​​​​​​ ​ ​​ ​

                                                   
                                                 
                                                  Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Fall 2018


 

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

Wednesdays, 12pm–1pm - Lunch provided to Department of Neurology faculty and staff only

To view the streaming video of Neurology Grand Rounds, please go to this link:

https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/321789461             

* Recorded Grand Rounds video available upon request.              


Date Speaker Presentation Title
July 4
Hensel Phelps West 

4th of July Holiday​

NO GRAND ROUNDS
July 11
Hensel Phelps West 

Behavioral

Samantha Holden, MD
Assistant Professor

Lewy Who? An Update on Lewy Body Dementias
July 18
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuropharmacology

Jacci Bainbridge, PharmD, FCCP, MSCS
Professor of Neurology and Skaggs School of Pharmacy
Matthew Makelky, PharmD, MSCS
Clinical Neurology Research Fellow

Putting the New in Ne(w)urology: 2018 Pharmacotherapy Update 
July 25
Hensel Phelps West 

MS

Enrique Alvarez, MD
Assistant Professor

 Comparative Effectiveness of MS Disease Modifying Therapies 
Aug 1
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuro-Palliative 

Narayana Varhabhatla, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

 Managing Painful Neurological Conditions 
Aug 8
Hensel Phelps East 

MS 

Lindsay Horton, MD
Neuroimmunology Fellow

 The Role of MOG Antibodies in CNS Demyelinating Disease
Aug 15
Hensel Phelps West 

Research

Randall Cohrs, PhD
Research Professor

 Molecular Aspects of VZV Latency
Aug 22
Hensel Phelps West 

Stroke

David Case, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

 Interventional Management of Ischemic Stroke
Aug 29
Hensel Phelps West 

Movement Disorders

Drew Kern, MD, MS
Assistant Professor                     

 Surgical Targets Less Talked About in Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders
Sept 5
Hensel Phelps East 

Epilepsy

Danielle McDermott, MD, MS
Assistant Professor

 Responsive Neurostimulation: A Novel Treatment Option for Medication Resistant Focal Onset Seizures
Sept 12
Hensel Phelps West 

Quality Case Review

Ethan Cumbler, MD                 
Professor, Medicine-Hospital Medicine 

Positive Deviance
Sept 19
Hensel Phelps West 

Professional Development

Anne Libby, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair for Academic Affairs
Department of Emergency Medicine

Kerfuffles, Conflicts, and Misunderstandings              
Sept 26
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuropsychology

Brianne M. Bettcher, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery 

Innate Immune Dysregulation in Cognitive Aging and Alzheimer's Disease
Oct 3
Hensel Phelps West 

Sleep Medicine 

Stephen Duntley, MD
Professor of Neurology

Restless Legs Syndrome: Our Current Understanding of Pathophysiology, Health Consequences and Treatment
Oct 10
Hensel Phelps West 

Research

Penny Clarke, PhD
Research Professor

Viral Infections of the CNS
Oct 17
Hensel Phelps West 

Gilden Lecturer 

Josep Dalmau, MD, PhD, FAAN
Research Professor ICREA-IDIBAPS
Service of Neurology, Hospital Clinic
University of Barcelona Adjunct Professor of Neurology
University of Pennsylvania

Antibody-Mediated Encephalitis: Syndromes and Mechanisms 
Oct 24
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuro-Otolaryngology 

Carol Foster, MD
Associate Professor of Otalaryngology

What's New In Nystagmus 
Oct 31
Hensel Phelps East 

Child Neurology

Ricka Messer, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology

Developing a Pediatric Neurohospitalist Program: Growing Pains and Growth Spurts
Nov 7
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuromuscular

Andrew Mammen, MD, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Neurology and Medicine
Johns Hopkins University
Investigator, National Institutes of Health

Autoimmune Myopathy Update
Nov 14
Hensel Phelps West 

Movement Disorders

Maureen Leehey, MD
Professor

Alan Shackelford, MD            Community Provider

Ying Liu, MD                                Visiting Research Associate   

Medical Marijuana: The Art of Practice & Challenges of Research
Nov 21
Hensel Phelps West 

Thanksgiving Holiday Week

NO GRAND ROUNDS
Nov 28
Hensel Phelps West 

Neuroradiology

Eric Nyberg, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Neuroradiology

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Radiology (Not Available)
Dec 5
Hensel Phelps West 

NH/Stroke 

Brandon Pope, MD                                Neurohospitalist Fellow

Gary Walker, MD                                Vascular Fellow

Telemedicine for Neurology: Is it time?
Dec 12
Hensel Phelps West 

MS

Timothy Vollmer, MD
Professor

The Evolving Story of Lymphatics, B Lymphocytes and Astrocytes in Multiple Sclerosis
Dec 19
Hensel Phelps West 

Epilepsy

Christine Baca, MD                            Associate Professor

Kevin Chapman, MD                Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology

Cornelia Drees, MD                 Associate Professor

Hot Topics in Epilepsy 
Dec 26
Hensel Phelps West 

Christmas Holiday Week

No Grand Rounds
 
The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Colorado School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Contact: Kirsten Kamna, 303-724-0324
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