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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
Erica Youn, MD
Child Neurology PGY-5
Garnett Smith, MD
Child Neurology PGY-5
Melissa Wright, MD
Child Neurology PGY-5

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

 

June 28 Neuropsychology
Brianne M. Bettcher, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

 
* 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
                                                    
                                                    Neurology Grand Rounds
                                                              Spring 2016


 

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

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

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


Date Speaker Presentation Title
January 6
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps WEST
Professional Development
Steven R. Lowenstein, MD, MPH
Professor of Emergency Medicine and
Medicine
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs University of Colorado School of Medicine

 

Tuesdays to Write: Time Management in Academic Medicine
January 13
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Behavioral Medicine Division
Jonathan Woodcock, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Clinical Director, Memory Disorders clinic
Clinical Director, Rocky Mountain Alzheimer’s Disease Center
Variations of Alzheimer's Disease: Clinical and Pathological Correlates
January 20
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Neuromuscular Medicine Division
Steven Ringel, MD
Professor of Neurology 
Vice Chair, Clinical Effectiveness and Patient Safety
Vera Fridman, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Dianna Quan, MD
Professor of Neurology
Jason Fleming, MD
Neuromuscular Medicine Fellow
Neuromuscular Clinical Trials: Design Issues
January 27
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Quality Improvement Case Presentation
Jennifer Simpson, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Quality Improvement
Cornelia Drees, MD 
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Lauren Frey, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Dina Galperin, MD
Neurology PGY-4
Quality Case Reviews
[video not available]
February 3
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Neuro-Ophthalmology Division
Jeffrey Bennett, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology & Ophthalmology
Victoria Pelak, MD
Professor of Neurology & Ophthalmology
Don Gilden, MD
Professor of Neurology
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy and Giant Cell Arteritis: New Perspectives
February 10  
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Neuro-Oncology Division
Douglas Ney, MD
Associate Professor Neurology and Neurosurgery
Denise Damek, MD
Associate Professor Neurology and Neurosurgery
Alex Mohler, MD
Neuro-Oncology Fellow

Controversies inthe Management of Lymphomatous Meningitis

February 17
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Movement Disorders Division
Julie Seeberger, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology
Abigail Collins, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
Huntington Disease: A Treatable Disease?
February 24
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
No Grand Rounds No Grand Rounds
March 2
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Neuroradiology
Eric Nyberg, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology-Neuroradiology
Imaging Research Challenges in Primary Focal Dystonia
March 9
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST              
Vascular Medicine Division
Richard Hughes, MD
Professor of Neurology
Insulin Resistance Intervention in Stroke (IRIS): An NIH Multicenter Trial
March 16
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Pediatric Neurology
Jennifer Armstrong-Wells, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
Director, Perinatal and Hemorrhagic Stroke Programs
Andra Dingman, MD
Pediatric Stroke Fellow, PGY-6
Caring for the Neonatal Brain: A Multidisciplinary Approach
March 23
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST

No Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds canceled due to inclement weather
March 30
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST

Björn Oskarsson, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology                                          Director of UC Davis Multidisciplinary ALS Clinic, an ALS Association Certified Center of Excellence                          Univeristy of California Davis Medical Center

Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies

April 6
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Medical Education
Ralph F. Jozefowicz, MD
Professor of Neurology and Medicine
Associate Chair for Education
Department of Neurology
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Somatoform Disorders
April 13
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Robert A. Gross MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology and of Pharmacology and Physiology
Associate Chair for Academic Affairs, Neurology
Strong Epilepsy Center
University of Rochester Medical Center
Editor-in-Chief, Neurology journals
Believing What you Read - Challenges in Medical Publishing
April 20 AAN Conference  No Grand Rounds
April 27
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Infectious Disease
Dan Pastula, MD, MHS
Neurologist and Epidemiologist
Assistant Professor of Neurology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Zika Virus Disease
May 4
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Neuropathology
Bette K. Kleinschmidt-DeMasters, MD
Professor and Head of Neuropathology
University of Colorado
CNS White Matter Disorders with Viral Causation and Association
May 11
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
43rd Stephens Visiting Professor
Lisa M. DeAngelis, MD
Chair, Department of Neurology 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


The Neurology of Brain Metastases

May 18
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Neuropsychology Division

 

Brian Hoyt, Phd, ABPP-CN

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Head, Division of Neuropsychology


 

Thomas Wodushek, PhD, ABPP-CN

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery


 

Michael Greher, PhD, ABPP-CN

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Director of Neuropsychology Training


 

The State of Computerized Cognitive Testing


 


 


 

Performance Validity Testing: An Introduction for Physicians


 

UCH Concussion Program: An Introduction

 


May 25
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Quality Improvement Presentation
Jennifer Wiler

Assistant Professor

Healthcare Economics: The Changing Landscape of Physician Reimbursement

June 1 Research Retreat
No Grand Rounds
June 8
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Movement Disorders Division
Taylor Finseth
Movement Disorders Fellow, PGY-5
Ari Magill
Movement Disorders Fellow, PGY-5
Dopaminergic Imaging in Clinical Practice
June 15
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Pediatric Medicine
Krista Eschbach, MD
Pediatric Neurology PGY-5
Dorlyne Brchan, MD
Pediatric Neurology PGY-5
Jan Ludke, MD
Pediatric Neurology PGY-5
Fighting F.I.R.E.S.: What We Know and Outcomes of a Novel Treatment
June 22
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Epilepsy Division
Cornelia Drees, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
New Developments in Epilepsy Surgery
June 29
12pm –1pm
RC-1 Hensel Phelps
WEST
Daniel Smith, MD
Neuroimmunology and Neurological Infections Fellow
The Neuro-Infectious Disease and Neuroimmunology Fellowship: Infectious, Autoimmune, Inflammatory, and Unknown
 
* 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