Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Jul July 09 Fri 2021

Chiefs Conference

Jul July 16 Fri 2021

Sub-intern research presentations:

Austin Feng, Stanford Medical Student: "Deep Brain Stimulation of the Nucleus Accumbens with Coordinated Reset for Ameliorating Binge Alcohol Drinking"

Angel Billingsley, Stanford Medical Student: "Disparities in DVT and endovascular equity: A multivariate retrospective data analysis of the impact of SES, air quality, race and ethnicity, and gender on severity of illness, and primary outcomes"

Jul July 23 Fri 2021

No Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Aug August 06 Fri 2021

No Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Aug August 13 Fri 2021

Chiefs Conference

Aug August 20 Fri 2021

No Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Aug August 27 Fri 2021

Departmental Conference for August 2021 

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only) 

Sep September 03 Fri 2021

Better Data to Save the Brain: Optimizing EEG Approaches to Prevent Secondary Injury

Allen Waziri, MD
CEO and Founder, iCE Neurosystems Inc.

Sep September 10 Fri 2021

Neurosurgery Chief’s Conference

Presenting: Chiefs of LPCH, SVCMC and VA

Sep September 17 Fri 2021

Sub intern research presentations:

Kobie Mensah-Brown, Penn Medical student: “The Temporal Evolution of Neural Activity in Human Brain Organoids”

Ryan Phelps, UCSF Medical student: “Inducing a Robust Anti-Tumor Immune Response in Medulloblastoma”

SJ Lee, Harvard Medical student: “Biochemical substrate for dopamine dependent learning”

Tim Kim, JHMI Medical student: “Combination Checkpoint Therapy with Anti-PD-1 and Anti-BTLA Results in A Synergistic Therapeutic Effect Against Murine Glioblastoma”

Debebe Theodros, JHMI Medical student: “Characterizing the Role of 007, a Novel B7-Superfamily Member and Regulator of Myeloid Cells in Cancer”

Shahank Rajkumar, Duke Medical student: “Costs and Treatment Patterns of Iatrogenic Spinal CSF Leaks.”

Sep September 24 Fri 2021

Departmental Conference for August 2021

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)

Oct October 01 Fri 2021

Sub intern research presentations:

Sheantel Reihl, UCSF Medical student: “Equity & Access to Clinical Trials for Adult Gliomas”

Racquel Whyte, UCSF Medical student: “Comparison of Platelet Reactivity to Thromboxane, P2Y12 and PAR1 Agonists between Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients and Non-Stroke Controls"

Vik Kohli, University of Texas, Medical student: “Predicting Risk of Stroke in Patients with COVID-19: A Machine Learning Approach”

Oct October 08 Fri 2021

Ars videndi: Advancing spinal surgery with novel imaging technologies

Christoph Hofstetter, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington

Oct October 15 Fri 2021

Advancements in Neuromodulation to Promote Recovery after Spinal Cord Injury

Candy Tefertiller, PhD, PT, DPT, NCS
Director of Research and Evaluation, Craig Hospital

Oct October 22 Fri 2021

Departmental Conference for September 2021

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)

Nov November 05 Fri 2021

Letting the Technology Help You: Incorporating Robotics Into Your Spine Practice

Laura Snyder, MD
Associate Program Director, Barrow Neurological Institute          

Nov November 12 Fri 2021

Neurosurgery Chief’s Conference

Presenting: Teams A, B, and C Chiefs

Nov November 26 Fri 2021

No Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Dec December 03 Fri 2021

From walking out on the boys to finding my voice: Becoming an advocate for gender equity in medicine

Pamela Kunz, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine/ Oncology, Yale School of Medicine

Dec December 10 Fri 2021

Neurosurgery Chief’s Conference

Presenting: Teams A, B, and C Chiefs

Dec December 17 Fri 2021

Departmental Conference for November 2021

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)

2022

Jan January 07 Fri 2022

Dr. Michael Wang's Grand Rounds scheduled for this date will be rescheduled for later in the Spring.

Dr. Lim and Grant will instead update everyone on COVID and share other updates via Zoom during this time slot. 

Jan January 14 Fri 2022

Neurosurgery Chief’s Conference

Presenting: Teams A, B, and C Chiefs

Jan January 21 Fri 2022

Transcending MIS Lateral Spine Surgery

Juan Uribe, MD

Professor and Vice-Chairman, Department of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute     

Jan January 28 Fri 2022

Departmental Conference for December 2021

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)

Feb February 04 Fri 2022

Neurosurgery Chief’s Conference

Presenting: Chiefs of Team A, B, C

Feb February 11 Fri 2022

Physicians, epidemics & burnout: Lessons on professionalism from ancient Greece

Nathan Selden, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery
Oregon Health and Science University

*encouraged to attend in person

Feb February 18 Fri 2022

Challenges and intricacies of pain management after SCI

Eva Widerstrom-Noga, DDS, PhD
Professor, Departments of Neurological Surgery, Rehabilitation Medicine and Neuroscience Program
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

*encouraged to attend in person

Feb February 25 Fri 2022

Departmental Conference for January 2022

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)

Mar March 04 Fri 2022

Macrophages, Notch-1, and Pediatric Neuro-Oncology in Utah

Sam Cheshier, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
University of Utah School of Medicine

*encouraged to attend in person

Mar March 11 Fri 2022

No Grand Rounds due to the ABNS Primary Exam

Mar March 18 Fri 2022

Neurosurgery Chief’s Conference

Presenting: Chiefs on LPCH, SCVMC, Kaiser

Mar March 25 Fri 2022

Departmental Conference for February 2022

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)

Apr April 01 Fri 2022

Neurosurgery Chief’s Conference

Presenting: Chiefs on Team A, LPCH, VA

Apr April 08 Fri 2022

Academic Neurosurgery: Getting from A to B

Matthew Howard, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine

*encouraged to attend in person

Apr April 15 Fri 2022

Mock Oral Boards

Individual zoom links for Neurosurgery Faculty and Residents will be sent

CME code: 41498

Apr April 22 Fri 2022

Seed Grant Presentations

 

Apr April 29 Fri 2022

Departmental Conference for March 2022

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)

May May 06 Fri 2022

The Rise of Suicide Attempts Among Black Youth: Are We Missing the Signs?


Michael Lindsey, PhD, MSW, MPH
Executive Director, McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research
Professor of Poverty Studies, NYU Silver School of Social Work

*encouraged to attend in person

May May 13 Fri 2022

Targeting clonal heterogeneity in treatment-refractory Glioblastoma with novel and empiric immunotherapies 

Sheila Singh, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatric Neurosurgery
McMaster Children’s Hospital

*encouraged to attend in person

May May 20 Fri 2022

Neurosurgery Chief’s Conference

Presenting: Chiefs of SCVMC, Team B, Team C

May May 27 Fri 2022

Departmental Conference for April 2022

 (Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)

Jun June 03 Fri 2022

Transcending MIS Lateral Spine Surgery


Juan Uribe, MD
Professor and Vice-Chair of Neurological Surgery
Barrow Neurological Institute

*encouraged to attend in person

Jun June 10 Fri 2022

The seven ages of a neurosurgeon

Michael Wang, MD
Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Miami

*encouraged to attend in person

Jun June 16 Thu 2022

Difficult Case Conference

Presenting: Mahaney, Li, Adrian Rodrigues and Nick Hug (sub-interns)

(Neurosurgery faculty, clinical instructors, & residents only)

Jun June 17 Fri 2022

Ruminations on Academic Neurosurgery

Nelson Oyesiku, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair of Neurological Surgery
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

*encouraged to attend in person

Jun June 24 Fri 2022

Departmental Conference for May 2022

(Neuroscience Hospital and Professional staff only)