Events

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Jan 27 2017 - 8:00am

    Namita A. Goyal, MD

    Namita Goyal

    Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology, UC Irvine

    Associate Director, UC Irvine-MDA ALS and Neuromuscular Center

    Director, Neuromuscular Diagnostic Laboratory

    Director, Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship

     

    Myositis: Clinical Features and Recent Advances in Evaluation and Management


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Highlight the clinical features associated with the different myositis patients.
    2.  Update the audience on the new antibodies associated with myositis and the insight it may provide.
    3.  Update the audience on the treatment approaches used for myositis patients.

     CME Credit Provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds- The Second Annual Dr. William A. Sibley Memorial Lecture
    Jan 20 2017 - 8:00am

    Darin T. Okuda, MD, FAAN, FANA

    Associate Professor of Neurology
    Director, NeuroInnovation Program
    Director, Multiple Sclerosis & Neuroimmunology Imaging Program
    Director, Radiologically Isolated Syndrome Consortium
    Department of Neurology & Neurotherapeutics
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

     

    The Second Annual Dr. William A. Sibley Memorial Lecture: "The Art of Multiple Sclerosis"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  To identify the current challenges related to disease recognition in multiple sclerosis.
    2.  To discuss novel concepts related to the diagnosis and understanding of disease state in multiple sclerosis.
    3.  To recognize future scientific opportunities in multiple sclerosis related to disease prevention.

    CME Credit provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Dr. Darin Okuda has disclosed that he receives research support from Biogen, Inc. and is on the Speaker’s Bureau for Acorda Therapeutics.

    All other Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.
     

     

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Jan 13 2017 - 8:00am

    Katherine C. Bonsell, DO

    Neurophysiology Fellow
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    Neuromuscular Respiratory Failure

     
    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Recognize neurologic diseases at risk for developing respiratory failure.
    2.  Appropriately screen for respiratory insufficiency in neuromuscular diseases.
    3.  Initiate appropriate treatment for neuromuscular respiratory failure.

    CME credit provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Jan 6 2017 - 8:00am

     

    R. John Hurlbert, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS

    Professor, Department of Surgery
    Co-Director, Spine Program
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    Surgical Management of Cervical Radiculopathy

    CME credit provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand the anatomy of radiculopathy.
    2.  Become familiar with the principles of surgical treatment.
    3.  Gain knowledge of spinal reconstruction after discectomy.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv

  • Genetics and Genomics Grand Rounds- With Dr. Restifo
    Jan 13 2017 - 12:00am

    Linda L. Restifo, MD, PhD

    Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience and Cellular & Molecular Medicine 

    Member, BIO5, Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute and Steele Children's Research Center

    University of Arizona



    Outcome Objectives:

    • Describe recent progress in the research, diagnosis and treatment of genetic disorders
    • Discuss how variation in the human genome influences health and disease
    • Integrate advances in genetic diagnosis and treatment into the day-to-day practices of research and clinical care.

     

     

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Dec 23 2016 - 8:00am

     

    M&M Conference - This conference is closed except to members of the Department of Neurology and the Division of Neurosurgery


    *** SORRY, NO OUTSIDE GUESTS ALLOWED AT THIS EVENT! ***

    CME credit provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    Series Learning Objectives:

    1) Be better able to use modern technology to diagnose neurological disorders.
    2) Identify and manage complications of treatments.
    3) Use evidence based practices in the care of neurological patients.

    NO LIVE VIDEO STREAMING THIS WEEK!

    Please contact Larna J. Morton, lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.

     

     

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Dec 16 2016 - 8:00am

    Ealaf AlRabia, MD

    Vascular Fellow
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    Treatment for Malignant Stroke


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Definition for malignant stroke.
    2.  Understanding options to treat malignant stroke.
    3.  Understanding and provide guideline for early surgical treatment for malignant stroke.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    Sponsored by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Dec 9 2016 - 8:00am

    Torsten Falk, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Departments of Neurology and Pharmacology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    Update on Low-Dose Ketamine Treatment for Levodopa-Induced Dyskinesia


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Present case reports of ketamine’s effects on levodopa-induced dyskinesia.
    2.  Discuss preclinical studies of mechanism involved in ketamine’s effects.
    3.  Discuss hypothesis that ketamine might be a ‘chemical deep brain stimulation’.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    Sponsored by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

    NO LIVE VIDEO STREAMING THIS WEEK!

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.

     

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Dec 2 2016 - 8:00am
     

     

     

    G. Michael Lemole, Jr., MD, FACS

    Chief, Division of Neurosurgery
    Professor, Department of Surgery
    Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    Palliative Neurosurgery


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand the indications for palliative neurosurgery.
    2.  Examples of palliative neurosurgery.
    3.  Philosophy for palliative neurosurgery.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    Sponsored by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

    Please contact Larna J. Morton at lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.

     

     
  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Nov 18 2016 - 8:00am

    Travis Dumont, MD

    Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
    Assistant Professor, Medical Imaging
    Director, Neurovascular Surgery Program
    Associate Program Director, Neurological Surgery Residency
    The University of Arizona College of
    Medicine - Tucson

     

     

    Surgical Treatment of Intraparenchymal Hematoma


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand results of most recent clinical trials in ICH/IVH.
    2.  Understand current surgical indications in ICH/IVH.
    3.  Discuss potential advances in technique/understanding.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    All faculty, CME Planning Committee members and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

    Sponsored by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

    To view Neuroscience Grand Rounds live via the Internet: Grand Rounds Video Streaming (link is external) <http://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/home/>

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