Neurosurgery Faculty Research Meetings
The Department of Neurosurgery is excited to host monthly discussions highlighting our latest research. Faculty, residents, clinical instructors, post docs and medical students are encouraged to attend.
Location: G1161 in Lorry Lokey 1st floor, 12-1pm, unless otherwise noted below. Light lunch provided.
1/26/2018 (Lokey G1002) – Jamshid Ghajar; Title: "The Concussion Conundrum: an opportunity to explore the last frontier, TIME"
2/23/2018 (Lokey G1002) – Gordon Li; Title: "Translating brain tumor research into clinical trials at Stanford"
3/30/2018 (Lokey G1002) – Ivan Soltesz; Title: "Martian Chronicles for Neuroscientists: Synaptic plasticity induced by galactic and medical radiation"
4/27/2018 – Michel Kliot; Title: “Neurofibromas: To grow or not to grow, that is the question”
5/25/2018 – Maheen Adamson; Title: “Gender and Effects of Polytrauma”
6/29/2018 – Albert Wong; Title: “45 years of futility, and now this. Can immunotherapy be the core of a breakthrough in glioblastoma therapy?”
7/27/2018 - TJ Wilson; Title: “Intraneural Ganglion Cysts: How Anatomy Informs Appropriate Treatment”
8/31/2018 – Peter Tass; Title: “Long-lasting therapeutic effects by desynchronizing neuromodulation”
9/28/2018 – David Camarillo; Title: "Precision measurement of mild brain trauma using an instrumented mouthguard"
10/26/2018 – Julia Kaltschmidt; Title: "Circuits of the second brain: structure and function of the enteric nervous system"
11/30/2018 – Brad Zuchero; Title: "A novel role for glia in controlling neuronal excitability"
12/14/2018 – No meeting due to the holiday
1/27/2017 – John Huguenard, PhD; Title: "The next wave of optogenetics in epilepsy treatments"
2/24/2017 - Paul Nuyujukian, MD, PhD; Title: "Brain Machine Interfaces for Neurological Disorders"
3/31/2017 – EJ Chichilnisky, PhD; Title: “Design of advanced retinal prosthesis and implications for brain-machine interface”
4/28/2017 – Ivan Soltesz, PhD; Title: "Organization and control of hippocampal circuits"
5/26/2017 – John Adler, MD; Title "New Directions in Radiosurgery"
6/30/2017 - Brad Zuchero, PhD; Title "How do oligodendrocytes build the myelin sheath?"
7/28/2017 – Heng Zhao, PhD; Title "The Role of Monocytes in Brain Injury and Recovery in Stroke"
8/25/2017 – Tom Südhof, MD; Title "Studying synapses in health and disease"
9/29/2017 - Maheen Adamson, PhD; Title "Advanced diagnostics and non-invasive treatments for brain injury"
10/27/2017 – Julia Kaltschmidt, PhD; Title "Interneuron circuitry in the spinal cord"
11/17/2017 – Xinnan Wang, PhD; Title "Mitochondrial quality control: new biomarkers and targets for Parkinson's disease"
* December meeting canceled due to holiday
Jan - Jun Ding; Title: “Curb your craving – Dopamine/GABA co-release mediated by midbrain dopamine neurons”
Feb - Casey Halpern; Title: "Closed loop neurostimulation for behavioral disinhibition:-
Mar - Mehrdad Shamloo; Title: "Locus Coeruleus 'the Blue Spot' Ground Zero for Cognitive Impairment"
Apr - Jin Lee; Title: “Investigating global brain circuit mechanisms with cellular precision”
May - Sam Cheshier; Title: “Update of Anti-CD47 Immune Therapy Against Malignant Brain Tumors”
Jun - Graham Creasey; Title "Current research in the Stanford Partnership for SCI"
Jul - Greg Scherrer; Title: “Cellular and Molecular mechanisms of pain and its control by opiods”
Aug - Lu Chen; Title: "What is good for your eyes is also good for your brain – synaptic signaling of retinoic acid”
Sep - Melanie Hayden Gephart title: "Cell free tumor DNA and brain metastases in the era of targeted therapies"
Oct – Gerald Grant; Title: “Breaking Down the Blood-Tumor Barrier One Block at a Time”
Nov - Michel Kliot; Title: "Scientific & Clinical Meanderings of a Peripheral Nerve Neurosurgeon"
Dec – Canceled due to holiday