Grand Rounds Archive

Neurosurgery Grand Rounds & Clinical Case Presentations
(All times 7am-7:50am)
Sorted by Date in Decending Order, Starting with 2016
Date Location Title  
July 15 LKSC-120

Subintern Presentations 

“Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy without Static Spinal Cord Compression: A Recipe for Unnecessary Spinal Cord Biopsy” 

Ryan Planchard 

"Surgical management of cervical disc disease." 

Jordan Xu 

“GABA A Receptor Membrane Insertion Rates are Specified by Their Subunit Composition” 

Adeel Ilyas MS4 

“Subgaleal Shunt Cases” 

Roohi Vinauk, MS4

July 8 LKSC-120

“Intracranial Atherosclerosis: Challenges and Outside the Box Strategies for Management” 

Nestor Gonzalez, Assistant Professor 

Department of Neurosurgery, Cedars Sinai-UCLA

July 1 LKSC-120

"D“High-Grade Glioma Surgery in Utrecht, Netherlands” 

Kai J Miller, Resident PGY-4 

Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University

June 24 LKSC-101

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for May 2016 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

June 17 LKSC-101

“Correlative Approach to Cerebrovascular Science: Present and the Future” 

Omar Choudhri MD 

Cerebrovascular Fellow, UCSF

June 10 Alway-114

Subintern Presentations 

TBA 

Meg Riordan, Skull Based Fellow 

"Neuronal Activity Promotes Oligodendrogenesis and Adaptive Myelination in the Mammalian Brain"

David Purger, MD/PhD student 

TBA 

Rogelio Esparza, Medical Student

June 3 -- Neurosurgery & Neurology Grand Rounds Cancelled
May 27 Alway-114

“DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for April 2016 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

May 20 Alway-114

TBA 

Nandan Lad, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor 

Department of Neurosurgery, Duke University

May 13 Alway-114

"Revisiting the Treatment of Adult Craniopharyngioma: A changing Landscape" 

Kevin O. Lillehei, M.D., Professor and Ogsbury-Kindt Chair Director of Neuro-Oncology Program 

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Colorado Hospital

May 6 Alwway-114

“Heterogeneity Through Space and Time Drives the Behaviour of Childhood Medulloblastoma” 

Michael Taylor, MD, PhD, Associate Professor 

Departments of Surgery and Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto

April 29 Alway-114

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for March 2016 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

April 22 Alway-114

"A New Algorithm for Evidence Based Medicine in Neurosurgery” 

Robert Harbaugh, MD, University Distinguished Professor and Chair 

Department of Neurosurgery, Penn State University

April 15 Alway-114

"TBA" 

Chirag Patil, MD, Program Director 

Department of Neurosurgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

April 8 Alway-114

"Advancements in the Treatment of Cerebrovascular Disease: Challenges, Opportunities and the UCSD Experience" 

Alexander A. Khalessi, MD, vice chairman 

Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, San Diego

April 1 Alway-114

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for February 201

(Hospital and professional staff only)

March 25 LKSC-120

“Treatment of Complex Cerebral Aneurysms: Are Bypasses Still Needed?” 

Laligam N. Sekhar M.D., Professor and vice-chair of the 

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington

March 18 LKSC-120

"Through the Looking Glass: Endoscopic Neurosurgery in 2016" 

Gabriel Zada, M.D., M.S., Assistant Clinical Professor 

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Southern California

March 11 --

No Grand Rounds 

(ABNS Primary Exam)

March 4 Alway-114

“Next Generation Immune Therapeutics for Gliomas” 

Amy Heimberger, MD, Professor 

Professor, Department of Neurosurgery,The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Feb 26 Alway-114

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for January 2016

(Hospital and professional staff only)

Feb 19 Alway-114

“Pituitary Tumors: Modern Surgical Morbidity, Functional Outcomes, and Scientific Approaches” 

Manish Aghi, Associate Professor 

in Residence of the Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco

Feb 12 Alway-114

“Surgical treatment of Post-Traumatic Syringomyelia”

Aruna Ganju, MD, Associate Professor 

Department of Neurological Surgery, Northwestern University

Feb 5 LKSC-120

“Exploiting Viruses and Stem Cells to Treat Brain Tumors” 

Frederick Lang, MD Professor and Director of Clini“cal Research 

Department of Neurosurgery, MD Anderson, University of Texas

Jan 29 Alway-114

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for December 2015 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

Jan 22 Alway-114

“The Future of Cerebrovascular Surgery” 

Gary Steinberg, MD, PhD, Chairman 

Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University

Jan 15 Alway-114

“Reinventing Yourself as a Neurosurgeon” 

Gavin Britz, MD, Professor and Chairman 

Department of Neurological Surgery, Houston Methodist Hospital

Jan 8 Alway-106

“Functional Hierarchies in Brain Tumors: Determinants of Self Renewal vs Differentiation” 

Peter Dirks, MD, PhD, FRCSC, Assistant Professor 

Department of Surgery, University of Toronto

Jan 1 --

Holiday

2015  

 

Dec 25 --

Holiday

Dec 18 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for November 2015

(Hospital and professional staff only) 

Dec 11 LKSC-120

"Neurosurgery for Acoustic Neuromas: How Treatments are Evolving'' Isaac Yang M.D., assistant professor

Department of Neurosurgery, University of California, Los Angeles 

Dec 4 LKSC-120

"Current and Future Trends In the Management of Brain Metastases"

Raymond Sawaya M.D., Professor and Chairman, 

Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Nov 27 --

Holiday

Nov 20 Alway-114

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for October 2015

(Hospital and professional staff only) 

Nov 13 Alway-114

"The Aging Spine: Understanding Costs and Outcomes in the United States"

Joseph Cheng, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery 

Director, Neurosurgery Spine Program, Vanderbilt University 

Nov 6 LKSC-120

"Recent Advances In Surgical Treatment of Spinal Neoplasms"

Ziya Gokaslan, chair and chief 

Department of Neurosurgery, Brown University

Oct 30 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for August 2014
(Hospital and professional staff only)

Oct 23 LKSC-120

"Developing Pediatric Neurosurgery In a Developing Country" 

Leland Albright, Professor 

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh 

Oct 16 LKSC-120

"Skull base course;Microsurglcal Managemen of Cranlopharyngiomas: 3 Decades Experience with 280 cases"

Takanori Fukashima, Consulting Professor of Surgery Director, Skull Base Surgery Center 

Carolina Neuroscience Institute, PC, Duke University Medical Center 

Oct 9 LKSC-120

"lmmunotherapy Platforms for Brain Tumors"

Linda Llau MD, Professor and Director of the UCLA Brain Tumor Program 

Department of Neurosurgery, UCLA School of Medicine

Oct 2 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for August 2015

(Hospital and professional staff only) 

Sept 25 Clark Center

TBA

(Stanford Neuro-recovery mlnisymposium keynote speaker)

Sept 18 LKSC-120

"Personalized Medicine in Neurosurgical Oncology'' 

Achal Achrol, MD, Neurosurgery Research Fellow

Stanford University School of Medicine 

Sept 11 LKSC-120

"Organization and control of hlppocampal circuits in epilepsy'' 

Ivan Soltesz, MD, Professor of Neurosurgery 

Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University 

Sept 4 LKSC-120

Suh-Intern Presentations 

"Treating Failed-Back Surgery Syndrome: a simplistic term for a complex problem" 

Scoco, Aleka, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine 

"Investigating the Role of Intraoperative Electrocorticography in Resection of Epileptogenic Gliomas"

Theiss, Peter, Columbia University Medical Center 

"Utilization of endovascular and Intravenous treatments of acute ischemic stroke in North Carolina"

Fatemi, Parastou. Duke Universltiy School of Medicine 

"Advances In Peripheral Nerve Repair"

Scoville, Jonathon, University of Cincinnati 

"A novel, fully-implantable, wirelessly-powered epidural stimulator for reversible optogenetic manipulation of spinal cord circuitry" 

Morgan, Clinton, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine 

Aug 28 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for July 2015

(Hospital and professional staff only) 

Aug 21 Munzer Auditorium

TBA

Jeremy Heit, MD, PhD Clinical Instructor Radiology-Diagnostic Radiology,

Stanford University

Aug 14 LKSC-120

"Human Astrocyte Progenitor Cell Transplantation into Athymic Rats after Spinal Cord Contusion"

Cambia Green 

"Network Analysis of Seizure Initiation"

Jason Hsieh 

"Pial Synangiosis for the Treatment of MoyaMoya Syndrome in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia"

Peter Yang 

"Gila in Neurodevelopment and Autism" 

Catherine Edmonson 

"Investigation of Neuronal Manganese Regulation on Physiology and Disease" 

Kevin Kumar 

Aug 7 LKSC-120

TBA

July 31 LKSC-120

"A Cellular Dissection and Reconstruction of the Human Cortex"

Steven Sloan 

July 24 LKSC-120

Departmental Conference for May 2015

(Hospital and Professional staff only) 

July 17 LKSC-120 Sub-Intern Presentations
July 10 LKSC-120

"Unlearning Abnormal Neuronal Synchrony by Coordinated Reset Neuromodulation" 

Peter Tass, PhD, Consulting Professor 

Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 

July 3 --

Holiday

June 26 LKSC-120

Departmental Conference for May 2015 

(Hospital and Professional staff only) 

June 19 --

"Functional Micro Dissection of Human Speech Cortex" 

Edwards F. Chang, MD 

Associate Professor in Residence of Neurological Surgery and Physiology Co-Director, Center for Neural Engineering at UC Berkeley and San Francisco

June 12 LKSC-120

"Brain Power: Wearable Technologies to Reinvent and Re-engage the World of People with Autism"

Ned Sahin, postdoctoral fellow 

Harvard's Psychology Department and UCSD's Radiology Department 

June 5 LKSC-120

Departmental Conference for April 2015 

(Hospital and Professional staff only) 

May 29 Berg Hall

2015 Neuroscience Research Forum 

May 22 --

"lmmunotherapy for Brain Tumors" 

Michael Lim, MD, Director of Brain Tumor lmmunotherapy 

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery 

The John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery, Oncology and Radiation Oncology

May 15  

"Multicolor Skull Base Surgery" 

Robert Friedlander, MD, Chairman, Walter E. Dandy Professor of Neurological Surgery Head of Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery 

University of Pittsburgh, Department of Neurological Surgery 

May 8 LKSC-120

TBA

May 1 LKSC-120

Departmental Conference for March 2015 

(Hospital and Professional staff only) 

April 24 LKSC-120

"Developing New Treatments for Brain Tumors"

Henry Brem, MD, Professor and Director 

Department of Neurosurgery, John Hopkins University School of Medicin

April 17 LKSC-120

''TBA" 

Art Day, MD Professor and Vice Chairman 

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center in Houston

April 10 LKSC-120

"Endonasal Endoscopic techniques for skull based lesions: Where are we on Scotts Parabola?"

Jacques J. Marcos, MD, Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery and Otolaryngology 

Co-Director, Microsurgery Training Center,Director of Cerebrovascular Surgery 

Director of Skull Base and Endoscopic Surgery, Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery and Otolaryngology University of Miami 

April 3 LKSC-120

"The Neurobiology of Human Language, Recent Memory and Learning: A perspective from Awake Neurosurgery" 

George Ojemann, MD, Professor-emeritus of Neurological Surgery 

University of Washington 

March 27 LKSC-120

Departmental Conference for January 2015 

(Hospital and Professional staff only) 

March 20 LKSC-120

"Cutting Edge: Chasing Migratory Cancer Cells" 

Alfredo-Quinones, MD

March 13 LKSC-120

TBA

March 6 LKSC-120

TBA

Anna Joy, Ph.D, Profesor 

Barrow Brain Tumor Research Center, Barrow Neurological Institute

Feb 27 LKSC-120

Departmental Conference for January 2015

(Hospital and Professional staff only) 

Feb 20 LKSC-120

"Next Generation Treabnent for Intra Cerebral Hemorrhage"

Neil Martin, MD, Chair 

Department of Neurosurgery, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center 

Feb 13 -

"Brain Tumors: From Vaccines to Intra-Operative Imaging" 

Keith Black, MD, Chair 

Department of Neurosurgery, Cedar Sinai Medical Center 

Feb 6 LKSC-120 TBA
Jan 30 LKSC-120

Departmental Conference for February 2015

(Hospital and Professional staff only) 

Jan 23 LKSC-120

Howard Yonas, MD Chairman 

Department of Neurosurgery, University of New Mexico

Jan 16 LKSC-120

"Mobile Stroke Treatment Units: A new system of cerebrovascular care delivery"

Peter A Rasmussen, MD, Director of the Cerebrovascular Center,

Cleveland Clinic Cleveland Medical Director of Distance Health 

Jan 9 LKSC-120

"The Impact of Comprehensive Brain Tumor Centers and Operative Decision Making on Patients with Malignant Brain Tumors" 

Mark Rosenblum, MD

Jan 2 -- “Holiday
2014 --  
Dec 26 -- Holiday
Dec 19 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for November 2014 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

Dec 12 LKSC-120 “TBA
Dec 5 LKSC-120

“"Surgical Treatment of Meningiomas: Summary Results form a 20 Year Experience" 

Dr. Michael McDermott, Vice Chairman, Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF 

Professor in Residence of Neurological Surgery, Halperin Endowed Chair 

Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF 

Nov 28 LKSC-120

Holiday

Nov 21 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for October 2014 

(Hospital and professional staff only) 

 

Nov 14 LKSC-120

"The Mathematics and the Biophysics of Aneurysm Formation and Rupture" 

Dr. Charles Prestigiacomo, Professor and Chairman 

Department of Neurological Surgery 

Professor, Departments of Radiology and Neurology and Neurosciences Program Director, Residency in Neurological Surgery Director of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Surgery Department of Neurological Surgery Rutgers New Jersey Medical 

Nov 7 LKSC-120

"The Case for Asleep DBS (aDBS)" 

Dr. Kim Burchiel, Professor, Dept of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Department of Neurological Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University 

Oct 31 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for August 2014 

(Hospital and professional staff only) 

Oct 24 LKSC-120

"Glioblastoma in Mice and Man" 

Eric C. Holland, MD, PhD, Senior Vice President 

Director: Division of Human Biology, Solid Tumor Translational Research, Nancy and Buster Alvord Brain Tumor Center 

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and University of Washington

Oct 17 Neuropathology L201

"Evidence-based solutions for Concussion to Coma"

Jamshid Ghajar MD, PhD, FACS, Director of the Stanford Concussion and Brain Health Center 

Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine

Oct 10 LKSC-120

"Current Approaches to Management of lntracranial AVMs" 

Office of Philip E. Stieg, PhD, MD, Chairman and Neurosurgeon-in-Chief 

Department of Neurological Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College 

Oct 3 LKSC-120

"Neuroregernadon In Spinal Cord Injury"

Dr. Raphael Guzman, Professor of Neurosurgery and Vice Chairman 

Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Basel and the University Children's Hospital of Basel

Sept 26 Munzer Auditorium

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for August 2014

(Hospital and professional staff only)

Sept 19 LKSC-120

"Dural Fistulas: Diagnosis and Endovascular Treatment"

Van Halbach, MD Clinical Professor of Radiology, Neurology, and Neurosurgery

University of California, San Francisco Medical Center 

Sept 12 LKSC-120

“CT Perfusion Imaging In Neurosurgery & Its Applications" 

Max Wintermark, MD, Professor of Radiology, Section Chief of Neuroradiology Department ofNeuroradiology, Stanford University 

Sept 5 LKSC-120

“Update In Grading and Molecular Diagnosis of Brain Tumors" 

Dr. Hannes Vogel, Professor of Pathology 

Stanford University School of Medicine 

Aug 29 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for July 2014 

(Hospital and professional staff only) 

Aug 22 -- TBA
Aug 15 LKSC-120

Sub-Intern Research Presentations 

"Moving Towards Anti-Invasive Therapy for Glloblastoma: Studies ofTumor Migration In Living Tumor Tissue"

Jonathon J. Parker, PhD 

Medical Scientist Training Program, University of Colorado School of Medicine 

"Microenvlronmental regulation of Glioblastoma Invasion and Proliferation" 

Dominique Higgins, MS 

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine 

TBA

Bornall Kundu, PhD 

University of Wisconsin, Madison 

Aug 8 LKSC-120

"Peer Reviewed Publishing In the Age of the Internet" 

John R. Adler MD, Dorothy & TK Chan Professor Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University 

Aug 1 --

Hanbery Meeting

July 25 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for July 2014 (Hospital and professional staff only) 

July 18 LKSC 120

"Lineage-Specific Splicing of a Brain-Enriched Alternative Exon Promotes Glioblastoma Progression" 

Markus Bredel, MD, PhD Professor 

Departments of Radiology Oncology, Neurosurgery, Genetics, and Cell/Development/Integrative Biology, University of Alabama 

July 11 LKSC-120

"Outcomes Research and Patient Access to Spine Care" 

John Ratliff MD, Associate Professor 

Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University

July 4 LKSC-120

Holiday

June 27 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for May 2014 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

June 20 LKSC-120

“Changing paradigms of care in neurosurgery”

L. Dade Lunsford, MD, Professor

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

June 13 LKSC-120

“The life and times of the Editor-in-Chief”

Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, PhD, Professor

Department of Neurological Surgery, Emory University

June 6 LKSC-120

Neuroscience Research Forum

May 30 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for April 2014 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

May 23 LKSC-120

"New frontiers in cerebrovascular and skull base surgery"

Saleem I. Abdulrauf, MD, Professor & Chairman, Dept of Neurological Surgery, Saint Louis Univ. Hospital

May 16 LKSC-120

“The promise of oncolytic viral therapy”

James M. Markert, MD, MPH, Professor and Chair

Director, Division of Neurosurgery, UAB

May 9 LKSC-120

“Neurosurgical volunteerism in the developing world”

Jack P. Rock, MD, Vice Chair

Department of Neurosurgery, Henry Ford Hospital

May 2 LKSC-120

"Updates in peri-operative medicine:  Should we change our practice?"

Sarita Khemani, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine Stanford

April 25 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE  for September 2014
(Hospital and Professional staff only)

 

April 18 LKSC-120

"Post operative spinal infections"

Alexander R. Vaccaro, MD, PhD

Department of Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, Thomas Jefferson University

April 11 LKSC-120

“The challenge of translation in acute spinal cord injury”

Brian Kwon, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor

Department of Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia

April 4 LKSC-120

“Principles of intradural spine surgery”

Paul McCormick, MD, MPH

Professor of Neurological Surgery, Columbia University

March 28 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for February 2014 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

March 21 Munzer Auditorium

Viruses: a cause and a therapy for tumors”

E. Antonio Chiocca, MD, PhD, Professor Department of Neurosurgery, Harvard University

March 14 LKSC-120

“Cerebellopontine angle tumors” 

Robert Jackler, MD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Stanford University

March 7 LKSC-120

“Neuroscience centers of excellence: Challenges and opportunities for transformation in a changing healthcare environment” 

Marc Mayberg, MD, Executive Director, Swedish Neuroscience Institute,

Swedish Medical Center

Feb 28 LKSC-120

“DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for January 2014 

(Hospital and professional staff only)

Feb 21 LKSC-120

Degenerative Cervical Deformity” 

Vincent Traynelis, MD, Professor Department of Neurosurgery

Rush University Medical Center

Feb 14 LKSC-120

The evolution of epilepsy surgery”

Dennis Spencer, MD, Professor & Chairman Department of Neurosurgery, Yale School of Medicine

Feb 7 LKSC-120

“Beyond fusion: Thoughts on spinal fixation” 

Dennis Maiman, MD, PhD, Professor & Chairman Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin

Jan 31 LKSC-120

DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for December 2013

(Hospital and professional staff only)

Jan 24 LKSC-120

“Convection-enhanced delivery for pharmacologic neurosurgery”

Russell R. Lonser, MD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Neurological Surgery, Ohio State University

Jan 17 LKSC-120

"Decoding the mind at the speed of visual perception"

Kai Miller, MD, Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University

"Neurosurgical Outcomes, the Advantages and Disadvantages of Longitudinal Database Studies"

Anand Veeravagu, MD, Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University

Jan 10 LKSC-120

“The death of evidence-based neurosurgery?”

Stephen J. Haines, MD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Minnesota

Jan 3 LKSC-120 Holiday
2013  

 

Dec 13 LKSC-120

“The utility of the endoscope in neurosurgery”

Carl Heilman, MD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Neurosurgery, Tufts University School of Medicine

Dec 6 LKSC-120

“Neurosurgical Innovation:  The Vanderbilt Initiative for Surgery and Engineering

 ~ ViSE ~ a model of collaboration”

Reid C. Thompson, MD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Neurological Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Nov 15 LKSC-120

“Paraclinoid aneurysms and related issues”

Christopher S. Ogilvy, MD, Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital

Nov 8 LKSC-120

“Fetal surgery for myelomeningocele – The MOMS trial and beyond”

Leslie Sutton, MD, Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Nov 1 LKSC-120

“Management of cervical spondylosis and cervical spine deformity”

Edward Benzel, MD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic

Oct 11 LKSC-120

“Endonasal skull base and pituitary surgery – Where are we now?”

Theodore Schwartz, MD, Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

Oct 4 LKSC-120

“Lessons from the Neurosurgical Theater: Operation Iraqi Freedom”

Gerald Grant, MD, Assoc. Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center

October 4, 2013

Sept 20 LKSC-120

“Controversies in the management of Chiari malformation and tethered spinal cord”

Timothy B. Mapstone MD, Professor and Chairman

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Oklahoma

Sept 13 LKSC-120

“Global neurosurgery: Building capacity through twinning, training and technology in East Africa”

Michael Haglund, MD, PhD, Professor

Division of Neurosurgery, Duke University

Sept 6 LKSC-120

“Minimally invasive approaches to the correction of adult spinal deformity”

Richard G. Fessler, MD, PhD, Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, Rush University Medical Center

Aug 23 LKSC-120

"Postoperative visual loss following prone cases"

Karl Zheng, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesia,

Stanford University

Aug 16 LKSC-120

“Neurosurgery in Uganda”

Ramin Eskandari, MD, Clinical Instructor, Department of Neurosurgy,

Stanford University

Aug 9 LKSC-120

“Beyond the Black Bag: Update on Stanford Intraoperative Neuromonitoring”

Scheherazade Le, MD, Clinical Instructor, Department of Neurology,

Stanford University    

July 19 LKSC-120

“An evidence-based approach to multi-modality neuromonitoring”

Karen Hirsch, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology,

Stanford University

July 5 LKSC-120

“A primer on Neuro-Ophthalmology for neurosurgeons”

Joyce Liao, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology,

Stanford University

June 21 LKSC-120

“Discovering mechanisms that contribute to absence epilepsy: A genetic and a pharmacologic approach”

Allyson Alexander, MD, PhD, Senior Resident, Department of Neurosurgery,

Stanford University

June 14 LKSC-120

“Frontiers in functional neurosurgery”

Roy Bakay, MD, Professor & Chairman, Department of Neurological Surgery,

Rush University Medical Center

June 7 LKSC-120

Sub-Intern Research Presentations

"Moving Towards Anti-Invasive Therapy for Glioblastoma: Studies of Tumor Migration in Living Tumor Tissue"
Jonathon J. Parker, PhD, Medical Scientist Training Program, University of Colorado School of Medicine

"Microenvironmental regulation of Glioblastoma Invasion and Proliferation"
Dominique Higgins, MS Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

"Understanding Cognition through Connectivity"
 Bornali Kundu, PhD University of Wisconsin, Madison

May 24 LKSC-120

“Awake craniotomy – Isn't it time to put it to sleep?”

Frederick Boop, MD, Professor and Chairman

Department of Neurosurgery, Univ. of Tennessee

May 17 LKSC-120

“Multi-scale data fusion in glioblastoma”

Olivier Gevaert, PhD, Research Associate

Department of Radiology, Stanford University

May 10 LKSC-120

“The electric brain: Lessons learned from a decade devoted to DBS”

Kelly D. Foote, MD, Assoc. Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, Univ. of Florida

May 3 LKSC-120

“Minimally invasive endoscopic brain and spine surgery”

Hae-Dong Jho, MD, PhD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Neuroendoscopy, Allegheny General Hospital

April 19 LKSC-120

“Endoscopic management of craniosynostosis: Surgical techniques and long term outcomes”

David Jimenez, MD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Neurosurgery, Univ. of Texas at San Antonio

April 12 LKSC-120

“Endoscopic management of craniosynostosis: Surgical techniques and long term outcomes”

David Jimenez, MD, Professor & Chairman

Department of Neurosurgery, Univ. of Texas at San Antonio

April 5 LKSC-120

“Surgical transplantation of purified human neural stem cells for neurodegenerative disorders:

Clinical and anatomical results of a Phase I trial”

Nathan Selden, MD, PhD, Professor & Vice Chair

Department of Neurosurgery, Oregon Health & Science University

March 22 LKSC-120

“New insights into the pathophysiology and treatment of brain and spinal cord injury”

W. Dalton Dietrich, PhD, Professor

Department of Neurological Surgery, Univ. of Miami

March 15 LKSC-120

"Project Shunt – University of Michigan Goes to Guatemala”

Karin Muraszko, MD, Professor

Department of Neurological Surgery, Univ. of Michigan

March 8 LKSC-120

“Molecular and cellular therapy for ALS”

Nicholas Boulis, MD, Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University

March 1 LKSC-120

“Brain metastases”

Daniel Silbergeld, MD, Professor

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center

 

Feb 15 LKSC-120

“Identifying the lineage hierarchy in human fetal brain development and high grade glioma”

Siddhartha Mitra, PhD, Senior Research Scientist

Institute of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University

Feb 8 LKSC-120

“Cerebrospinal fluid movement using a time-spatial labeling inversion pulse technique”

J. Gordon McComb, MD, Professor

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Southern California

Feb 1 LKSC-120

“Ablative techniques in the management of cancer pain”

Ashwin Viswanathan, MD, Asst. Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine

Jan 25 LKSC-120

“Acute spinal cord injury – new concepts in diagnosis and treatment”

Allan Levi, MD, PhD, Professor & Chief

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Miami

Jan 18 LKSC-130

“Interictal spikes in human epilepsy: Investigations of associated single neuron activity”

Paul House, MD, Asst. Professor

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah