Events

  • Oct
    19
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Michael Hammer, PhD

    Research Scientist

    RDI Division of Biotechnology

    Department of Neurology

    The University of Arizona

     

    "Gene Expression and the Molecular Basis of Epileptogenesis"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Review genetic basis of epilepsy and epileptogenesis.

    2.  RNA-Seq as approach to understand pathophysiology of adult temporal lobe epilepsy.

    3.  Mouse models to identify novel anti-epileptic drugs.



    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)



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


  • Oct
    17
    Stroke Case Conference

     

    STROKE CASE CONFERENCE

     

    "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Using a case-based discussion, learn the pathophysiology and mechanism for each stroke subtype.

    2.  Using a case-based discussion, interpret multimodal stroke neuroimaging studies.

    3.  Discuss evidence-based approaches to stroke treatment.



    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.



    PLEASE NOTE: The "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conferences" are held on the first and third Wednesday of each month.



    Please contact Larna J. Morton lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you have any questions or would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds - Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference listserv.

     


  • Oct
    12
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    John S. LaWall, MD

    Clinical Associate Professor

    Department of Neurology

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "From Burned Out to Fired Up???"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Understanding symptoms of burnout.

    2.  Understanding causes of burnout.

    3.  Understanding remedies for burnout.



    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)



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


  • Oct
    5
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Jesse Skoch, MD

    Assistant Professor

    Pediatric Neurosurgery

    Cincinnati Children's Hospital

     

    "Current Trends in the Management of Craniosynostosis"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Learners will understand the appropriate diagnostic workup for abnormal headshape.

    2.  Learners will appreciate indications for operative management of craniosynostosis.

    3.  Learners will understand advantages and limitations of current surgical strategies for treating craniosynostosis.



    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) 



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


  • Oct
    3
    Stroke Case Conference

     

    STROKE CASE CONFERENCE

     

    "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Using a case-based discussion, learn the pathophysiology and mechanism for each stroke subtype.

    2.  Using a case-based discussion, interpret multimodal stroke neuroimaging studies.

    3.  Discuss evidence-based approaches to stroke treatment.



    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.



    PLEASE NOTE: The "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conferences" are held on the first and third Wednesday of each month.



    Please contact Larna J. Morton lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you have any questions or would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds - Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference listserv.

     


  • Sep
    28
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds M&M Conference This conference is closed except to members of the Department of Neurology, the Division of Neuroradiology, and the Division of Neurosurgery!

    M&M Conference - This conference is closed except to members of the Department of Neurology, the Division of Neuroradiology, 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 1.0 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.



    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.


  • Sep
    21
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Wei Zhou, MD, FACS

    Professor and Chief

    Division of Vascular Surgery

    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "Beyond Stroke: What have we learned on Carotid Disease and Carotid Interventions?"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Potential cognitive influence of carotid disease and carotid interventions.

    2.  Potential contributors for cognitive changes.

    3.  Overview of CREST-2 trial.



    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.


  • Sep
    19
    Stroke Case Conference

     

    STROKE CASE CONFERENCE

     

    "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Using a case-based discussion, learn the pathophysiology and mechanism for each stroke subtype.

    2.  Using a case-based discussion, interpret multimodal stroke neuroimaging studies.

    3.  Discuss evidence-based approaches to stroke treatment.



    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.



    PLEASE NOTE: The "Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conferences" are held on the first and third Wednesday of each month.



    Please contact Larna J. Morton lmorton@neurology.arizona.edu if you have any questions or would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds - Multidisciplinary Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Case Conference listserv.


  • Sep
    14
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Soma Sengupta, MD, PhD

    Assistant Professor in Neuro-oncology

    Brain Health & Winship Cancer Institute 

    Emory University

     

    "Neurotransmitter receptors as a potential anti-cancer target"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Neurotransmitter receptors are expressed in cancers.

    2.  Targets identified by bioinformatics need validation.

    3.  Repurposing therapeutics is an important clinical strategy.



    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.


  • Sep
    7
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Carlos A. David, MD

    Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

    Tufts University School of Medicine

    Director, Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery

    Lahey Health

     

    "Neanderthal or last of the Mohicans: The future of Aneurysm Surgery"



    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    1.  Summarize the current role of open surgery in aneurysm treatment.

    2.  Describe the current literature supporting endovascular therapy.

    3.  Describe challenges and shortcomings of current aneurysm management.

    4.  Describe the technical nuances of surgically clipping previously coiled aneurysms.



    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.


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