Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

July 5

No Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

July 12

Sub-Intern Research Presentations

Myoelectric Computer Interface (MyoCI) Training for Reducing Abnormal Coactivation and Enhancing Arm Movement in Chronic Stroke Survivors: A Randomized Trial
Murad Alqadi, Medical Student

PD-1 Expression on CD8+ T Cells as a Biomarker for Immunotherapy Response
John Choi, Medical Student

Applications of next-generation sequencing and functional genomics in translational medicine
Andrew Hardigan, Medical Student

Surgical Outcomes in Adult North American Moyamoya Disease and Syndrome: Case Series
Anadjeet Khahera, Medical Student

MR-guided Focused Ultrasound for Delivery of Gene Therapy
Graham Winston, Medical Student

July 19

Endovascular Treatment of Complex Intracranial Aneurysms

Jeremy Heit, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Stanford University School of Medicine

July 26

No Neurosurgery Grand Rounds due to Hanbery Society

August 2

Departmental Conference for June 2019

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

August 9

Sub-i research presentations

Systemic Methotrexate Results in Long-Term Disruption of White Matter and Cognitive Impairment
Connor Berlin

Investigating the mechanism of Teneurin-Latrophilin Trans-Synaptic Adhesion and Signaling in Synapse Formation
Shaleeka Cornelius

Robotic Laser Ablation in a Pediatric Neurosurgical Population: Oncology and Epilepsy
James Knight II

Structural connectivity of the Human Claustrum in Epilepsy
Anil Mahavadi

Sex Differences in Traumatic Brain Injury: Cortical Thickness & Symptomology
Felicia Sun

August 16

No Grand Rounds

August 23

The Stanford Partnership for Spinal Cord Injury and Repair

Graham Creasey, MD, FRCSEd
Paralyzed Veterans of America Professor of Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine

August 30

Departmental Conference for July 2019

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

September 6

3D Complex Brain and Skull Base Surgery

Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda, MD, FACS
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine

September 13

Endovascular Management of Complex Intracranial Aneurysms

Phil Taussky, MD
Associate Professor in Neurosurgery, University of Utah

September 20

Sub-I presentations

 A High-Tech Solution for the Low Resource Setting: A Tool to Support Decision Making for Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury
Cyrus Elahi, Visiting Medical Student

Pediatric Spinal Ependymomas: An Epidemiological Study
Ryan Kelly, Visiting Medical Student

Multimodal Immune Stimulators as Surgical Adjuvant for Treatment of Glioblastoma
Jordan Spatz, Visiting Medical Student

September 27

Departmental Conference for August 2019

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

October 4

Innovations in Spinal Surgery: Beyond the Laminectomy

Nicholas Theodore, MS, MD, FAANS, FACS
Professor of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

October 11

Pediatric suprasellar tumors: The good, the bad and the ugly

Liliana Goumnerova, MD
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

October 18

Intrasaccular Flow Disruption for Cerebral Aneurysms and the WEB-IT

Adam Arthur, MD, MPH
Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Tennessee

October 25

Departmental Conference for September 2019

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

November 1

High Definition Fiber Tractography as a Tool for Resection of Hyper Eloquent Brain Lesions

Robert Friedlander, MD
Professor and Chairman of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

November 8

A Stereotactic Atlas of the Human Lumbo-Sacral Spinal Cord

Robert G. Grossman, MD
Professor of Neurosurgery, Houston Methodist Hospital

November 15

Evolving concepts in pediatric epilepsy surgery: observations from Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

Howard Weiner, MD
Professor and Vice Chair of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine

November 22

Departmental Conference for October 2019

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

November 29

Thanksgiving Holiday, No Grand Rounds

December 6

State of the Union in Open Neurovascular Training

Steven Gianotta, MD
Professor and Chair of Neurological Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

December 13

A novel pathogenetic pathway for intracranial aneurysm formation

Dong Kim, MD
Professor and Chair of Neurosurgery, University of Texas Health Science Center

December 20

Departmental Conference for November 2019

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

December 27

Winter Break, No Grand Rounds

January 3

Winter Break, No Grand Rounds

January 10

Toward prevention and treatment of neonatal intraventricular hemorrhage associated brain injury and hydrocephalus

Jennifer Strahle, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

January 17

Evolution of a spine practice

Deborah Benzil, MD
Vice Chair of Neurosurgery, Regional Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

January 24

The Role of the Neurosurgeon in the Management of Ischemic and Hemorrhagic Stroke

Dan Barrow, MD
Professor and Chairman of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine

January 31

Departmental Conference for December 2019

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

Feb February 07 Fri 2020

Intracranial Dural Fístulas

Roberto Heros, MD
Professor of Neurological Surgery, Miami University School of Medicine

Feb February 14 Fri 2020

Autonomic Cardiovascular Control following Spinal Cord Injury

Jill Wecht, MD
Professor of Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine, The Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Feb February 21 Fri 2020

Pediatric High Grade Gliomas: The Past, Present, and Future

Lissa Baird, MD
Director of Neurosurgical Oncology, Boston Children’s Hospital

Feb February 28 Fri 2020

Departmental Conference for January 2020

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

Mar March 06 Fri 2020

The Complexity and Simplicity of Unlocking the Cavernous Sinus

Ali Krisht, MD
Professor and Director of Neurosurgery, Arkansas Neuroscience Institute

Mar March 13 Fri 2020

No Neurosurgery Grand Rounds due to ABNS Primary Exam

Mar March 27 Fri 2020

Departmental Conference for February 2020

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

Apr April 24 Fri 2020

Departmental Conference for March 2020

(Hospital and Professional staff only)

May May 29 Fri 2020

Departmental Conference for April 2020

(Hospital and Professional staff only)