Events

  • Apr
    11
    “Genetic testing for Alzheimer’s disease risk –“Genetic testing for Alzheimer’s disease risk – are we ready?” are we ready?”

    Genes on ScreenTM presents an evening of film and discussion on

    “Genetic testing for Alzheimer’s disease risk – are we ready?”

    Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road

    Thursday, April 11, 2019

    6-8 pm

    Host and moderator: Linda Restifo

    This is the third Genes-on-Screen community-outreach event, now at a new venue.  We'll be screening a NOVA documentary, "Can Alzheimer's disease be stopped?" followed by a panel discussion with local experts.  


  • Feb
    20
    “Brain Imaging, Genetics and the Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease”

     

    Eric M. Reiman, M.D.

    Executive Director, Banner Alzheimer's Institute, Phoenix, AZ

    “Brain Imaging, Genetics and the Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease”

    Genetics & Genomics Grand Rounds

    Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019

    4 -5 pm [refreshments available at 3:45]

    UAHS campus, MRB 102


  • Feb
    15
    CANCELLED Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    ***CANCELLED***

     
    There will not be a Neuroscience Grand Rounds presented in Tucson on Friday, February 15, 2019!

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


  • Feb
    20
    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.


  • Feb
    8
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds- Buchsbaum Visiting Lecture in Neurology

     

    Robin L. Brey, MD

    Professor and Chair of Neurology
    Edna Smith Diehlmann Distinguished University Chair
    Department of Neurology
    UT Health San Antonio

     

    Annual Buchsbaum Visiting Lecture in Neurology: "Update: Stroke and Antiphospholipid Antibodies"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  To understand the criteria for making the diagnosis of Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome. 
    2.  To understand the differences in Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome in people with and without Lupus.
    3.  To understand the best treatment strategies to use in Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome-related stroke.

    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.


  • Feb
    6
    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.


  • Feb
    1
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Brian S. McKay, PhD

    Associate Professor
    Ophthalmology and Vision Science
    University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "A New Use for an Old Drug"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) as a neurodegenerative disease. 
    2.  Understand the role of race in AMD etiology.
    3.  Understand the steps to drug repurposing.

    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.


  • Jan
    25
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

     

    Dennis Bourdette, MD

    Chair, and Roy and Eulakia Swank Research Professor
    Department of Neurology
    Oregon Health & Science University

     

    The Fourth Annual Dr. William A. Sibley Memorial Lecture: "Multiple Sclerosis and Remyelination: Are we going to wrap it up?"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  To learn the effects of acute and chronic demyelination. 
    2.  To learn about possible causes of inhibition of remyelination.
    3.  To learn about treatment approaches to stimulate remyelination.

    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.


  • Jan
    18
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Rajiv Midha, MSc, MD, FRCSC, FAANS, FCAHS

    Professor and Head, Department of Clinical Neurosciences
    Calgary Zone, Alberta Health Services
    Scientist, Hotchkiss Brain Institute
    Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary

     

    "Advances in Nerve Repair"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Recognize patients and conditions that require nerve injury repair. 
    2.  Learn general principles of surgically managing an injured nerve.
    3.  Be aware of outcomes associated with different techniques for nerve repair.
    4.  Become familiar with advances in nerve transfer repair including emerging indications.

    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.


  • Jan
    16
    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.


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