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                                                    Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Fall 2017


 

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:

http://140.226.244.5

* Sign in at lecture to earn 1 CME credit 
                                                                                        To view recorded Grand Rounds, 
                                                                                                     click on the lecture title:


Date Speaker Presentation Title
July 5

4th of July Holiday Week

NO GRAND ROUNDS
July 12
Hensel Phelps West
Epilepsy
Christine Baca, MD, MSHS
Assistant Professor
Evaluating Access to Care and Outcomes for People with Epilepsy: A Mixed Methods Approach
July 19
Hensel Phelps West
Neurohospitalist/Stroke
Daniel Vela-Duarte, MD
Assistant Professor
Neuroimaging Markers of Stroke and Imaging-based Selection of Patients for Acute Stroke Treatment. Is it ready for prime time?
July 26
Hensel Phelps West
Palliative Care
Benzi Kluger, MD
Associate Professor
Stacy Dixon, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Jennifer Simpson, MD
Associate Professor
Debra O’Reilly, MS, PAC-C
Senior Instructor
Physician Assisted Death in Neurology: Clinical, Ethical and Legal Aspects
August 2
Hensel Phelps West
Multiple Sclerosis
Amanda Piquet, MD
Assistant Professor
The Evolving Field of Autoimmune Encephalitis: NMDA Receptor Encephalitis after HSV Encephalitis
August 9
Hensel Phelps West
Neuromuscular Medicine
Matthew Wicklund, MD
Visiting Professor of Neurology


 The Genetics Era...Finally

August 16
Hensel Phelps West
​Professional Development
Paul Cook, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Motivational Interviewing for Health Behavior Change
August 23
Hensel Phelps West
Infectious Disease
Kevin Messacar, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Sections of Infectious Diseases
Andrés Henao, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease

The Next Generation of Diagnostics for Central Nervous Systen Infections
(video is not available)
Cryptococcal Meningitis - A University of Colorado Hospital Experience
(video is not available)
August 30
Hensel Phelps West
Movement Disorders
Lauren Seeberger, MD
Associate Professor
​Current Diagnosis & Management of Tardive Dyskinesia
(video is not available)
September 6
Hensel Phelps East
Behavioral Neurology
James P. Kelly, MA, MD, FAAN, FANA
Professor of Neurology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Military Service Initiative
George W. Bush Institute, Dallas, TX
Concussion and Its Consequences
September 13
Hensel Phelps West
Research
Gregory P. Owens, PhD
Research Professor
Travelling Against the Flow: Pathogenic Antibodies in Multiple Sclerosis
September 20
Hensel Phelps West
Sleep Medicine
Allan I. Pack, MD

Director, Penn Sleep Center        Director, Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology
Chief, Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine
Assistant Dean and Director of Global Sleep Programs, Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Personalized Approach to Sleep Disorders
September 27
Hensel Phelps West
Child Neurology
Mary Yonker, MD
Visiting Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
CHAMP: Insights and Controversies
October 4
Hensel Phelps East            
Neurohospitalist/Stroke
Nicole R. Gonzales, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX

Safety of Pioglitazone for Hematoma Resolution in Intracerebral Hemorrhage (SHRINC) Trial
October 11
Hensel Phelps West
Quality Improvement Case Presentation
Jennifer Simpson, MD
Assistant Professor
Quality Case Reviews
(video is not available)
October 18 Annual ANA Meeting NO GRAND ROUNDS
October 25
Hensel Phelps West

7th Annual Gilden Lecture

David M. Holtzman, MD               Andrew B. and Gretchen P. Jones Professor and Chairman     Department of Neurology   Washington Univeristy School of Medicine

7th Annual Gilden Lecture
APOE: Role in Amyloid-Beta Accumulations and in Tau-Mediated Neurodegeneration
November 1
Hensel Phelps East
Medical Education
Pearce Korb, MD
Assistant Professor
Kids These Days: Generational Differences in Medical Education
November 8
Hensel Phelps West
Epilepsy
Laura Strom, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Outpatient Services
NES: Healthcare Utilization
November 15
Hensel Phelps West
Neuroradiology
David Mirsky, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatric Radiology-Neuroradiology
Safety of Gadolinium-Based Contrasts Agents: An Update
November 22 Thanksgiving Holiday Week NO GRAND ROUNDS
November 29
Hensel Phelps West
Neuro-Ophthalmology
Matthew Rizzo, MD, FAAN

Francis & Edgar Reynolds Chair & Professor                            Department of Neurological Sciences
Co-Director, Nebraska Neuroscience Alliance
Director of Neuroscience Services 

Currus, Medicus
December 6
Hensel Phelps East
Movement Disorders
Drew Kern, MD
Assistant Professor


 

December 13
Hensel Phelps West
Robert W. Pratt, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Denver Health Medical Center
What's In a Name? Neurologic Eponyms and the Physicians Behind Them

December 20 Christmas Holiday Week

 NO GRAND ROUNDS

December 27 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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                                                    Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Spring 2017


 

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:

http://140.226.244.5

* Sign in at lecture to earn 1 CME credit 
                                                                                        To view recorded Grand Rounds, 
                                                                                                     click on the lecture title:


Date Speaker Presentation Title
January 4

New Year’s Holiday


January 11 Research
Maria A. Nagel, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
Mechanisms of Varicella Zoster Virus Vasculopathy
January 18 Movement Disorders
Maureen Leehey, MD
Professor of Neurology
Cannabis in Parkinson's Disease: Growing Like a Weed!
January 25 Behavioral Neurology
Christopher M. Filley, MD
Professor of Neurology
Chief of Neurology, Denver VA Medical Center
The Expanding Spectrum of Toxic Leukoencephalopathy
February 1 Jennifer Reese, MD
Medical Director, Interim Section Head, Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Inpatient Medical Director, Children’s Hospital Colorado
Lauren C. Frey, MD
Associate Professor  of Neurology
Educating Medical Professionals to Support Colleagues Following an Adverse Clinical Event
February 8 Epilepsy
Lauren C. Frey, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology

The Growing Field of Neurofeedback

February 15​ ​Pediatric Neurology
Scott T. Demarest, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
What Determines Response to Treatment in Infantile Spasms? Micro and Macro Views
February 22 Hal J. Wortzel, MD
Michael K. Cooper Professor of Neurocognitive Disease
Director, Neuropyschiatry Service
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and PM&R
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Medicolegal Applications of Advanced Neuroimaging: Lessons from History
March 1 ​Neuro-Oncology
Denise Damek, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Oncology
The Ambiguity of Benignity
March 8 ​Neurohospitalist/Stroke
Richard L. Hughes, MD,
Professor of Neurology
Timothy J. Bernard, MD, MSCS, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Neurology and Child Neurology
Nicholas Stence, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology-Pedatric Radiology
Cerebrovascular Disease Gone Viral!
March 15 Multiple Sclerosis
John Corboy, MD, Professor of Neurology
Teri Schreiner, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics
Siamac Esfandi, MD, Neuroimmunology Fellow
A Potpourri of MS Advances in Children and Adults
March 22 Jennifer Adams, MD
Associate Profesor of Medicine
Denver Health Medical Center
Efficient and Effective Teaching in the Ambulatory Setting: Is It Possible?
March 29 Movement Disorders
Daniel M. Corcos, PhD, Professor, Department of Physical therapy and Human Movement Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Parkinson's Disease: The Exercise Prescription
April 5               Medical Education
Melver Anderson, MD
Interim Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Training Program
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Back to the Future: Advancing Beside Education
April 12 Neuromuscular Medicine
Brian Callaghan, MD, MS
Assistnat Professor of Neurology
University of Michigan
 
The Metabolic Drivers of Polyneuropathy
April 19 Jennifer R. Simpson, MD
Assistant Professor and Director, Quality Improvement
Lia N. Dress, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Darlene Tad-y, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Zachary Wilson, DO
Neurology PGY-3
Quality Case Review
(recording not available)
April 26

Annual AAN Conference

No Grand Rounds

May 3 Brice McConnell, MD, PhD
Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry Fellow
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Transcranial Electrical Stimulation: A Stimulating Discussion of Current Research
May 10 Sean Pittock, MD
Director, Mayo Clinic Center for MS and Autoimmune Neurology
Autoimmune Encephalopathy - Neuronal and Glial Biomarkers in Diagnosis and Treatment​
May 17 Alaa Bou Ghannam, MD
Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellow
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Papilledema vs. Pseudopapilledema: Case Presentations and Discussion
May 24 Walter J. Koroshetz, MD
Director of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
BRAIN  Initiative®: Its Promise for Neuroscience
May 31 Movement Disorders
Christopher Groth, MD
Movement Disorders Fellow
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Trevor Hawkins, MD
Movement Disorders Fellow
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Updates on Treatments in Advanced Parkinson's Disease
June 7 Research Retreat

No Grand Rounds
 

June 14 Pediatric Neurology
Garnett Smith, MD
Child Neurology PGY-5
Melissa Wright, MD
Child Neurology PGY-5
Erica Youn, MD
Child Neurology PGY-5
Using Graph Theory to Characterize Functional Networks in Patients with Epilepsy
Neurologists Without Borders
Incidental Brain MRI Abnormalities in Children: Most Common Findings in Impact on Practice

June 21 Neuroradiology
Justin Honce, MD
Assistant Professor, Raidology-Neuroradilogy

"Can My Patient Get an MRI?" - Magnetic Resonance in patients with Implanted Devices & other Foreign Bodies

June 28 Neuropsychology
Brianne M. Bettcher, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Biological Mechanisms of Cognitive Decline in Aging Adults: Is Normal Aging Truly Normal?
 
* 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: Alina Rich, 303-724-7928
                                                    
                                                    Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Fall 2016


 

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

Wednesdays, 12pm –1pm - Lunch provided to the first 40 attendees

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

http://140.226.244.5

* Sign in at lecture to earn 1 CME credit 
                                                                                        To view recorded Grand Rounds, 
                                                                                                     click on the lecture title:


Date Speaker Presentation Title
July 6

4th of July Holiday 

NO GRAND ROUNDS
July 13 Behavioral Neurology
Al Anderson, MD
Professor of Neurology, Psychiatry, and Emergency Medicine
The Neurology of Hallucinations​​
July 20 Stefan Pulst, MD, Drmed
Professor and Chair
Department of Neurology
University of Utah
Degenerative Ataxias: From Genese to Therapies
July 27 Pediatric Neurology
Julie Parsons, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology, Haberfeld Family Endowed Chair in Pediatric Neuromuscular Disorders
Novel and Emerging Therapies in Pediatric Neuromuscular Disease
August 3 Patrick Bosque, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
Denver Health Medical Center
Prion Disease: Biochemistry, Diagnosis and the Search for Therapies
August 10 Movement Disorders
E. Ray Dorsey, MD, MBA
Director, Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics
David M. Levy Professorship in Neurology
University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry

 Future of Clinical Care

August 17 Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Jennifer Simpson, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Quality Improvement
Cornelia Drees, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Katie Rosell, MD
Neurology PGY-4
Quality Patient Cases: Handling Infections
(recording not available)
August 24 Medical Education
John W. Engstrom, MD
Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of of Neurology, Neurology Residency Program
University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
The Future of Graduate Medical Education
August 31 Multiple Sclerosis
Kavita V. Nair PhD
Professor, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Justin Honce, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Enrique Alvarez, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Integrating Research Metrics as Standard of Care within an Academic MS Center
September 7               Epilepsy
Chantal O'Brien, MD,
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Tilt Table EEG: A Novel Interdisciplinary Diagnostic Tool for Evaluation of Refractory Spells and Loss of Consciousness Events
September 14 Neuroradiology
Jody Tanabe, MD
Professor, Vice-Chair Reserach
Chief of Neuroradiology
University of Colorado
Substance Use Dopamine and Parkinson Disease: Crossroads or Coincidence?
September 21

Neuro-Ophthalmology

Victoria Pelak, MD

Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology
The Eye, Vision and Alzheimer's Disease
September 28

Movement Disorders
Heather Baer, MD
Associate Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Neurology
Associate Program Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Colorado

Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia

October 5 6th Annual Gilden Lecture
David Pleasure, MD
Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics
Director of Research, Shriner's Hospital for Children
Director, Institute for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine
Distinguished Professor, UC Davis
Leukodystrophies, Focusing Particularly on Canavan Disease
October 12 Gregory D. Cascino, MD, FAAN
Whitney MacMillan, Jr., Professor of Neuroscience and Professor of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Enterprise Director of Epilepsy, Mayo Clinic
Drug-Resistant Focal Epilepsy: Challenges and Controversies in Treatment
October 19 AAN Conference NO GRAND ROUNDS
October 26 Epilepsy
Archana Shrestha, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology
Sub-specialized Care for Women with Epilpesy
November 2 Neurohospitalist/Stroke
Michelle Leppert, MD, Stroke Research Fellow
Cameron Ludt, DO, Vascular Fellow
Sharon Poisson, MD, Associate Professor
of Neurology
Daniel VelaDuarte, MD, Assistant Professor
of Neurology
Arterial Dissection - Investigating A Possible Cluster, and Review of a Common Cause of Stroke in the Young
November 9 Kevin Blauth, PhD
Assistant Professor

Multiple Sclerosis Lesions: Remyelination and Repair
 

November 16
*Flu Shots Provided after Grand Rounds
Neuromuscular Medicine
Stacy Dixon, MD, Neuromuscular Fellow
Vera Fridman, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology
Dianna Quan, MD, Professor of Neurology
Steven Ringel, MD, Professor of Neurology
Antibody Mediated Neuromuscular Disease
November 23 Thanksgiving Holiday Week

NO GRAND ROUNDS

November 30 Multiple Sclerosis
Robert H. Gross, MD, Instructor 
New Approaches to Progressive Disease in MS
December 7
Bette K. Kleinschmidt-DeMasters, MD, Professor and Head of Neuropathology
What is New in WHO 2016?
December 14 Headache
Marius Birlea, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Alphaherpesvirus and Head Pain: An Update and Single Center Experience
December 21 Christmas Holiday Week
 
​NO GRAND ROUNDS
December 28 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: Alina Rich, 303-724-7928