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

January 6
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Interneuronal Complicity in Ictogenesis

Taufik A. Valiant, MD, PhD, Associate Professor
Department of Surgery, University of Toronto

January 13
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Brain Tumors

Albert H. Kim, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Neurological Surgery, Washington University

January 20
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Primary Spinal Column Tumors: Evaluation and Management

Laurence Rhines, MD, Professor
Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

January 27
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for December 2016

(Hospital and professional staff only)

 

February 3
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Phase 0 Clinical Trial Paradigms for Brain Tumors

Nader Sanai, MD, FAANS, FACS, Associate Professor

Department of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute

February 10
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SCI at UCSF- Acute Care and Research

Sanjay Dhall MD, Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, UCSF

Director, Spinal Neurotrauma, San Francisco General Hospital

February 17
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American Healthcare:  Can it be fixed?

William A. Friedman, MD, Chairman and Professor

 Department of Neurosurgery, University of Florida

February 24
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for January 2017

(Hospital and professional staff only)

March 3
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Surgical Options for Gliomas

Pierre A. Robe, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair of Neurosurgery

Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University Medical Center of Utrecht

March 10
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Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in Children

James “Andy” Stadler, III MD, Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellow

Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University

March 17

No Grand Rounds

March 24
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Intracranial Recording During DBS Surgery: Subthalamic and Cortical-subthalamic Coding of Speech Production

R. Mark Richardson, MD, PhD, FAANS, Assistant Professor and director
Department of Epilepsy and Movement Disorders Surgery, UPMC Presbyterian

March 31
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for March 2016

(Hospital and professional staff only)

April 7
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Dissecting the Patient Experience of Lumbar Surgery

Michael Steinemetz, MD, Chairman
Department of Neurosurgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

April 14
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Strategies for sensory reanimation of paralyzed limb

Timothy H. Lucas, Jr, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania

April 21

No Grand Rounds

April 28
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for March 2017

(Hospital and professional staff only)

May 5
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Importance of Enovascular Training for Residents

Elad Levy, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Buffalo

May 12
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Management of Skull Base Malignancy

Franco DeMonte, MD
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Texas MD Anderson

May 19
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Rapid-Sequence Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Evaluation and Surveillance in Chiari I Malformation

James Pan, Medical Student

Optimizing Targeting of the Nucleus Accumbens in Deep Brain Stimulation

Sam Cartmell, Medical Student

Endothelial cell therapy, waveguide nanofabrication, and single molecule studies of protein synthesis

Ryan Jamiolkowski, Medical Student

May 26
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DEPARTMENTAL CONFERENCE for April 2017

(Hospital and professional staff only)