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                                                    Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Spring 2019


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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
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                                                  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
​​​​ ​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​​​ ​ ​ ​​ ​ ​ ​​
​​
                                                    
                                                    Neurology Grand Rounds​
                                                              Spring 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
January 3
Hensel Phelps West

New Year's Holiday Week

January 10
Hensel Phelps West

Behavioral
Peter Pressman, MD
Assistant Professor

Prosody in Neurodegenerative Disease
January 17
Hensel Phelps West

MS
Jeffrey L. Bennet, MD, PhD
Gertrude Gilden Professor of Neurology

Autoantibodies and CNS Demyelination: A New Era in Diagnosis and Management
January 24
Hensel Phelps West

Neuromuscular Medicine
Samah Aburahma, MD
Neuromuscular Fellow

Cracking The Case: When Can Muscle Biopsy Do That?
January 31
Hensel Phelps West

Professional Development
Rita Lee, MD
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

Inclusive Care for our LGBT Patients
February 7
Hensel Phelps East

Epilepsy
Lauren Frey, MD, FAES
Associate Professor

Service and Therapy Animals for People with Neurological Conditions
February 14
Hensel Phelps West

NH/Stroke
Michelle Leppert, MD
Associate Professor
Karen Orjuela, MD
Assistant Professor
John Carroll, MD
Professor of Medicine, Cardiology
Megan Barry, DO
Vascular Fellow

Quit Playing Games With My Heart: Patent Foramen Ovale Closure in Cryptogenic Stroke
February 21
Hensel Phelps West

Palliative Care
Christina Vaughan, MD
Assistant Professor

A Palliative Care Approach to Pain in Neurologic Disease
February 28
Hensel Phelps West

Quality Case Review
Jennifer Simpson, MD
Associate Professor                      Enrique Alvarez, MD
Assistant Professor
Drew Kern, MD, MS
Assistant Professor

Practice Transformation
March 7
Hensel Phelps East

Medical Education
Tai Lockspeiser, MD, MHPE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Assessment for Learning: Building a Competency-Based Program of Assessment
March 14
Hensel Phelps West

Research
Huntington Potter, PhD                
Kurt N. and Edith von Kaulla Memorial Professor of Neurology                    


 

Chromosome Mis-segregation, Aneuploidy and Apoptosis in Alzheimer's and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases
March 21
Hensel Phelps West

Movement Disorders
Brian Berman, MD
Associate Professor
Christopher Groth, MD
Movement Disorders Fellow

Advances in Cervical Dystonia: Are We Making Any Headway?              (Video not available)
March 28
Hensel Phelps West

Neuro-Oncology
Serapio M. Baca, PhD
Assistant Research Professor
Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Colorado

Cortical Spreading Depression: Extending a Translational Migraine Model (Video not available)
Apr 4
Hensel Phelps East

Child Neurology
Charuta Joshi, MD
Clinical Professor in Pediatric Neurology, Director of Regional Neurology Services
Children’s Hospital Colorado
University of Colorado School of Medicine

Tele-"Medicine:" Not a Bitter Pill To Swallow
Apr 11
Hensel Phelps West

Neuroradiology
Ashesh Thaker, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
University of Colorado School of Medicine

The State of Multimodal Imaging in Alzheimer's Disease
Apr 18
Hensel Phelps West

Neuromuscular Medicine
Matthew Wicklund, MD
Professor
Dianna Quan, MD
Professor
Stacy Dixon, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Samah Aburahma, MD
Neuromuscular Fellow

New and Emerging Therapies for Neuromuscular Disorders
Apr 25
Hensel Phelps West


AAN Annual Conference
No Grand Rounds


May 2
Hensel Phelps East


 

No Grand Rounds


May 9
Hensel Phelps West

Movement Disorders
Kristin Mitrovich, MD
Kristin King, MD
Movement Disorders Fellows

Hunting For a Cure - An Update in Huntington's Disease
May 16
Hensel Phelps West

Infectious Disease
Murtaza Khan, MD
Neuro-Infectious Disease Fellow

Clinical Pearls in Approach to Neuroinfectious Disease and Neuroimmunology
May 23
Hensel Phelps West

46th Annual Stephens Lecturer
Mark Hallett, MD, DM
Chief of the Human Motor Control Section
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
University of Colorado School of Medicine

Etiology and Pathophysiology of Functional Movement Disorders
May 30
Hensel Phelps West

Epilepsy
Sam DeStefano, MD
Thomas Bullock, MD
Epilepsy Fellows

Interesting Seizure Semiologies: A Fellows Year in Review
June 6
Hensel Phelps West


Research Retreat
No Grand Rounds


June 13
Hensel Phelps West

Child Neurology
Timothy Luebbert, MD
Lauren Treat, MD
Elizabeth Dubow, MD
Child Neurology PGY-5

At What Cost? Enzyme Replacement Therapy for Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis Type 2 (CLN2)
June 20
Hensel Phelps West

Epilepsy
Robert Kowalski, MD, MS
Research Instructor

Evaluation of Exosome-Derived MicroRNA and Outcome in Status Epilepticus
June 27
Hensel Phelps West

Movement Disorders
Olga Klepitskaya, MD
Associate Professor

Julianna Litts, MA, CCC-SLP
Instructor of Otolaryngology


 

The Voice of Parkinson's Disease
 
* 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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