Events

  • Mar
    19
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds and Stroke Case Conference

    As a department, we must do what we can to minimize the risk of viral spread and are in complete alignment with the College, University and Banner. Therefore, all Neuroscience Grand Rounds and Stroke Case Conference are cancelled until further notice. 


  • Mar
    13
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds - CANCELED

    As a department, we must do what we can to minimize the risk of viral spread and are in complete alignment with the College, University and Banner.  Therefore, this Grand Rounds will be canceled

     

    G. Alexander Hishaw, MD

    Associate Professor of Neurology & Psychiatry

    University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

     

    "Blacks and Medicine"

     

     

    Presentation Learning Objectives:


    1. Understand the history of engagement of medicine and the black community.

    2. Understand the current impact of that history of management of illness in the black community.

    3. Recognize our part in choosing to change this pattern of interaction.

     
     

    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) 

    https://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/streaming 


    Please contact Regina Goeller at rgoeller@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the listserv for Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.

     

     


  • Mar
    6
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Dr. Phillip Kuo and Dr. Steven Rapcsak

     

    Philip Kuo, MD, PhD
    Professor of Medical Imaging, Biomedical Engineering and Medicine

    Division Chief of Nuclear Medicine, Director of PET/CT

    Director of the Nuclear Medicine Fellowship Program
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    Steven Rapcsak, MD
    Professor of Neurology, Psychology, and Speech, Hearing, and Language Pathology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

     

    “The Role of PET Imaging in Dementia”


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    Apply a systematic approach to interpretation of PET imaging in dementia.
    Describe the complementary roles of amyloid, FDG, and dopamine transporter imaging in the assessment of neurodegenerative diseases.
    Review impact of PET brain imaging on clinical management.


     

    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) 

    https://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/streaming


    Please contact Regina Goeller at rgoeller@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the listserv for Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.

     


  • Feb
    28
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Breanna L. Sherrow, Ph.D.

     

    Senior Learning Specialist, Graduate Medical Education

    University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

     

    Tips for Giving and Receiving Feedback



    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    Explain why feedback is important.
    Describe barriers to providing or receiving/eliciting feedback.
    Practice giving feedback in two cases.
    List five feedback pearls (key points).

     

     



    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) 

    https://streaming.biocom.arizona.edu/streaming



    Please contact Regina Goeller at rgoeller@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the listserv for Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.

     

     


  • Feb
    21
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Naomi E. Rance MD, PhD

    Professor, Departments of Pathology, Neurology and Cellular and Molecular Medicine

    Professor, Evelyn F McKnight Brain Institute

     

    Brain Circuits Mediating the Generation of Menopausal Hot Flushes



    Presentation Learning Objectives: 


    1.  Describe the anatomy and physiology of KNDy (kisspeptin/neurokinin B/dynorphin) neurons.


    2.  Understand how hot flushes relate to the basic biology of thermoregulation. 



    3.  Recognize how studies on the role of neurokinin B and the NK3 receptor in thermoregulation have led to potential new treatments of hot flushes in women.

     

    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.


     


  • Dec
    20
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Dr. Sejal Jain

    Associate Professor of Neurology

    University of Arizona College of Medicine



    The Impact of Sleep Disorders on Epilepsy

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1. Describe the interface of sleep and epilepsy.

    2. Review the prevalence and risk factors for sleep disorders in epilepsy.

    3. Discuss the impact of sleep disorders on antiepileptic medication side effects and quality of life in patients with epilepsy.



    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 Regina Goeller rgoeller@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv

     


  • Dec
    13
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds-M&M Conference



    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! ***


     Series Learning Objectives:


     1)  Be 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.

     

    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.




    NO LIVE VIDEO STREAMING THIS WEEK!

     

    Please contact Regina Goeller rgoeller@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv


  • Nov
    15
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Dr. Carol Barnes

    Regents’ Professor, Psychology, Neurology and Neuroscience
    Evelyn F. McKnight Chair for Learning and Memory in Aging
    Director, Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute
    Director, Division of Neural Systems, Memory and Aging
     

     

    Impact of Age on Neural Circuits Critical for Memory

     

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  To understand the underlying causes of normative age-related memory impairment.

    2.  To understand and discriminate between normative versus pathological brain and cognitive aging.

    3.  To appreciate that age-related decline in temporal lobe-dependent memory occurs in all mammals studied, and that the neural pattern of change is region- and cell-type specific, and similar across age and species.

     



    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 Regina Goeller rgoeller@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv


  • Nov
    8
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Dr. Bellal Joseph

    Professor, Surgery-Department of Surgery-University of Arizona College of Medicine. 

    Chief of the Division of Trauma, Acute Care, Burn and Emergency Surgery

    Associate Director of the Surgical Critical Care/Acute Care Fellowship

    Director of Outpatient Clinics for Trauma/Emergency Surgery

     

    Updates in Neuro Trauma

     

    Presentation Learning Objectives:



    (1) Understand the global burden of traumatic brain injury.


    (2) Appreciate the role of pre-hospital therapies such as tranexamic acid on outcomes following traumatic brain injury.


    (3) Evaluate non-neurological organ dysfunction and its impact in the post-injury period.


    (4) Understand the burden of secondary brain injury.

     
    (5) Describe novel therapies to control secondary brain injury and evaluate their effectiveness.


    (6) Describe updates in in-hospital therapies.





    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 Regina Goeller rgoeller@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv


  • Nov
    1
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Dr. Willard S. Kasoff, M.D., M.P.H.

    Assistant Professor – Department of Neurosurgery and Neurology
    Director – Neuromodulation Program

    University of Arizona College of Medicine

     

    TBD





    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 Regina Goeller rgoeller@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv


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