Neurology & Neurological Sciences Grand Rounds

Neurology Grand Rounds & Clinical Case Presentations

Please note that representatives from pharmaceutical and device companies are not permitted to attend Grand Rounds (SIIP policy).

2017

July 7

New Resident Boot Camp

July 14

Cancelled

July 21
Clark Center Auditorium

Clinical Pathology Conference: Subacute Encephalopathy in a Young Woman

Addason McCaslin, MD
PGY-4 Stanford Neurology Resident

July 28
Clark Center Auditorium

Genetic Testing in Neurology

Elise Brimble, MSc, MS, CGO
Licensed Genetic Counselor
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital

August 4
LKSC-130

Ophthalmic Imaging in Neurology: Current Utility and Future Potential

Heather Moss, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Opthalmology, Stanford University Medical Center

August 11
Clark Center Auditorium

MOC: Reform or Reboot?

Paul Mathew, MD, FAAN, FAHS
Director of Visiting Scholars Program, Advanced Neurology Clerkship Director, Harvard Medical School

August 18
LKSC-130

Clinical Pathology Conference: Infection Until Proven Otherwise

Alex Frolov, MD
PGY-4 Stanford Neurology Resident

August 25
LKSC-130

Neurocritical Care: Disrupting the Way EEG is Done – Silicon Valley Style

Kyle Hobbs, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences, Stanford

and

Josef Parvizi, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology at the Stanford University Medical Center

September 1

Labor Day Break

September 8
LKSC-130

MSA: Diagnosis and Treatment – What is in the Pipeline?

Phillip Low, MD
Robert and Patricia E. Kern Professor of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

September 15
Munzer Auditorium

Stem Cell-Based Therapies for Neurological Disorders

Jan A. Nolta, PhD, Professor
Director, Stem Cell Program and Institute for Regenerative Cures
Scientific Director, UC Davis GMP Facility
University of California, Davis  

September 22
LKSC-130

Topic- Research in Neurosardoidosis

Jeffrey M. Gelfand, MD, MAS, FAAN
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, UCSF

September 29
LKSC-120

Narcolepsy

Emmanuel Mignot, MD, PhD
Craig Reynolds Professor of Sleep Medicine
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Director, Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine
Director, Center for Narcolepsy
Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford University Medical Center    

October 6
LKSC-130

Stroke Recovery: Engineering the Optimal Environment for Repair

Paul George, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Stanford Stroke Center
Department of Neurology
Stanford University Medical Center

October 13
LKSC-120

Immunomodulation and the Inhibition of Vasculogenesis: A Means to Improved Overall Survival in Glioblastoma

Reena Thomas, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neurosurgery

October 20
Clark Center Auditorium

The New Definition and Classification of Epilepsy

Robert Fisher, MD, PhD
Maslah Saul MD Professor of Neurology
Director, Stanford Comprehensive Epilepsy Center
Stanford University Medical Center     

October 27
Palace Hotel, San Francisco

8th Breakthroughs in Neurologic Therapies Conference

November 3
LKSC-130

Quality Assurance Rounds

(Open only to Neuroscience SHC faculty & professional staff)

David Post, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

November 10
LKSC-130

Cardioembolic Stroke in Childhood:Open for Discussion or Closing Time?

Catherine Amlie-Lefond, MD
Professor of Neurology
Adjunct Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Washington School of Medicine
Director, Pediatric Vascular Neurology Program
Seattle Children’s Hospital     

November 17
Clark Center Auditorium

Quality Assurance Rounds: Navigating the Data-Free Zone: Immunotherapy in Refractory Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

(Open only to Neuroscience SHC faculty & professional staff)

Tarini Goyal, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

November 24

Thanksgiving Holiday

December 1
Clark Center Auditorium

Research Presentation

The Amygdala and Its Networks: A Multilevel Analysis from Neurogenomics to Traumatic Brain Injury

Kevin Bickart, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

December 8
Clark Center Auditorium

Bumetanide for Neonatal Seizures: What’s the Evidence?

Janet Soul, MDCM, FRCPC
Associate Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Director, Fetal-Neonatal Neurology Program
Boston Children’s Hospital

December 15
Clark Center Auditorium

Quality Assurance Rounds: Chronic Lyme Disease in Neurology

(Open only to Neuroscience SHC faculty & professional staff)

Sarah Ahmad, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

December 22

Winter Break

December 29

Winter Break

2018

January 5

Winter Break

January 12
LKSC-130

Clinical Pathology Case Presentation: An Atypical Case of Progressive Cognitive Decline

Paul Kim, MD
PGY-4 Stanford Neurology Resident

January 19
LKSC-130

Comprehensive Approach to Identifying Infectious and Autoimmune Causes of Meningoencephalitis

Michael Wilson, MD, MAS
Debbie and Andy Rachleff Distinguished Professor of Neurology
Assistant Professor, UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences and
Department of Neurology, Division of Neuroinflammation and Glial Biology
University of California, San Francisco

January 26
LKSC-130

Clinical Pathology Case Presentation:  Beyond “Stepwise” Decline

Collin Culbertson, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

February 2
LKSC-130

Research Presentation: Moyamoya in Down Syndrome: Biometric Predictors of Disease

Jonathan Santoro, MD
PGY-4 Stanford Neurology Resident

February 9
LKSC-120

Implementation Research to Improve Neurologic Care and Outcomes: Health Policy as a Propeller

Barbara Vickrey, MD, MPH
System Chair, Department of Neurology
Henry P. and Georgette Goldschmidt Professor of Neurology
Icahn School of Medicine
Mount Sinai Health System

February 16
LKSC-130

Research Presentation: Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for the Modulation of Cortical Excitability, Or, Can We Treat Seizures with rTMS?

Aditya Joshi, MD
PGY-4 Stanford Neurology Resident

February 23
LKSC-130

8am - 9am ••• LKSC-130

Quality Assurance Rounds

Targeted Temperature Management in Cardiac Arrest: Current Controversies and Questions

(Open only to Neuroscience SHC faculty & professional staff)

Elizabeth Mayne, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

March 2
LKSC-130

Topic – Neurogenetics- CADASIL

Saskia Oberstein, MD, PhD

March 9
LKSC-130

Quality Assurance Rounds

(Open only to Neuroscience SHC faculty & professional staff)

Nina Bozinov, MD
PGY-4 Stanford Neurology Resident

March 16
Clark Center Auditorium

Topic – NF & Neuro-Oncology

David Gutmann, MD, PhD
Donald O. Schunk Family Professor of Neurology, Vice Chair for Research Affairs, Director, Neurofibromatosis Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis

March 23
LKSC-120

Topic – Health Policy

Nicholas Johnson, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology, University of Utah School of Medicine

March 30
LKSC-130

Research Presentation

Kassi Kronfeld, MD
PGY-4 Stanford Neurology Resident

April 6
LKSC-130

Clinical Pathology Case Presentation

Katherine Werbaneth, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

April 13
LKSC-130

Topic – Hormonally-Related Headaches

Anne Calhoun, MD
Carolina Headache Institute

April 20
LKSC-120

Quality Assurance Rounds

(Open only to Neuroscience SHC faculty & professional staff)

JoJo Yang, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

April 27

AAN Annual Meeting, Los Angeles

April 21-28, 2017

May 4
LKSC-130

Topic- Neuroinfectious Disease, Climate Change and Global Neurology

David Renner, MD
Professor of Neurology, University of Utah

May 11
LKSC-130

Research Presentation

Nick Murray, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

May 18
LKSC-130

Topic -  SUDEP

George Richerson, MD, PhD
Professor and Chairman, Neurology & Professor, Roy Ja Carver Chair in Neuroscience, Carver College School of Medicine, University of Iowa

May 25
LKSC-130

Topic - Urology and Neuro

Craig Comiter, MD
Professor of Urology, Stanford

June 1
LKSC-120

Quality Assurance Rounds

(Open only to Neuroscience SHC faculty & professional staff)

Lironn Kraler, MD
Chief Resident, Stanford Neurology 

June 8
Berg Hall, LKSC

2018 Neuroscience Research Forum

Odette Harris, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Stanford

June 15
LKSC-120

Research Presentation

Elaine Su, MD
PGY-3 Stanford Neurology Resident

June 22
LKSC-120

Topic – Behavioral Neurology & Dementia

Gil Rabinovici, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology, UCSF

June 29
LKSC-120

Topic – Research in Headache and Pain Medicine

Elizabeth Loder, MD
Professor of Neurology, Chief, Division of Headache and Pain, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Faulkner Neurology, Harvard Medical School

July 6

Arrival of New Residents