Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

2016

July 1
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High-Grade Glioma Surgery in Utrecht, Netherlands

Kai J Miller, Resident PGY-4
Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University

July 8
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Intracranial Atherosclerosis: Challenges and Outside the Box Strategies for Management

Nestor Gonzalez, Assistant Professor Department of Neurosurgery, Cedars Sinai-UCLA

July 15
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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 22

The Evolution of Open Skull Base Surgery 

William Couldwell MD, PhD, FACS, Professor and Chair
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah

August 5
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Understanding Skull Base Tumors:  Discovery and Translation

Ian F. Dunn, Associate Professor
Department of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

 

August 12
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Surgical Correction of Scoliosis in Children with Syrinx without Prior Neurosurgical Decompression

Marc Prablek

 Spreading Depolarization in Response to Injury

Anja I. Srienc, PhD

Reverse Engineering Neural Codes in a Tiny Brain

Joe Bell, MS4

Volume-Outcome Effect of Spinal Cord Stimulators

Kelly Ryan Murphy, MD candidate

August 19
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Treatment of Basal Arteriovenous Malformations Multi-staged Operations & Barbiturate Anesthesia

Hoi Sang U, Professor
Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSD School of Medicine

August 26
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for JULY 2016

(Hospital and professional staff only)

September 2
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How Understanding Thoracolumbar Deformity Principles Improves Treatment of Degenerative Cases

Christopher Shaffrey, MD, Professor and Chair
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia

September 9
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Subintern presentations

Why are shunts failing my patients?
Mark Kraemer, University of Wisconsin

The role of the PAS domain of Phosphodiesterase A in CpDR mediated degradation by ClpXP
Nathan Colon, Drexel University College of Medicine

September 15
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Convection Enhanced Delivery for Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG): Moving Beyond Feasibility

Mark Souweidane, MD, Vice Chairman and Professor Department of  Neurological Surgery
Director of Pediatric Neurological Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

September 23
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for August 2016

(Hospital and professional staff only)

 

September 30
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Spinal Cord Injury Treatment at Shock Trauma

Bizhan Aarabi, MD, Professor
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Maryland

October 7
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Subintern presentation

Can Better Communication Prevent Suffering? Lessons from Emergency General Surgery, Neuro-Oncology, and Neurosurgery

Stephen Miranda

October 14
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Sagittal Spinal Alignment

Robert Heary, MD, Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

October 21
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Learning from Tumor to Treat Stroke

Edward Smith, MD, Associate Professor
Department of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

October 28
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for September 2016

(Hospital and professional staff only)

November 4
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Combination Immunotherapy for Malignant Glioma

William T. Curry, MD, Associate Professor
Department of Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital

November 11
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Separation Surgery and Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Spine Tumors: Why less really is more?

Mark H. Bilsky, MD, Professor
Department of Neurological Surgery, Cornell University-Weill Medical College

November 18
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Evidence towards Guidance: Evidence-based Medicine and Neurological Surgery

Mark Hadley, MD, Endowed Professor
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine

November 25

Thanksgiving Holiday

December 2
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for October  2016

(Hospital and professional staff only)

December 9
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The History of Neurosurgical Treatment of Vestibular Schwannomas (Acoustic Neuromas) and Current Management Strategies

Rafael Jesus Tamargo, M.D, Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Neurosurgery, John Hopkins University School of Medicine

December 16
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for November 2016

(Hospital and professional staff only)

December 23

Christmas Holiday

December 30

New Year's Holiday