Events

  • Jun
    28
    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

     


  • Jun
    7
    *Cancelled* Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    **CANCELLED**


    There will not be a Neuroscience Grand Rounds presented in Tucson on Friday, June 7, 2019 – due to the Annual Neurology Faculty Retreat!



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


  • May
    17
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Marie Chase, DO, and Sanchari Datta, MD

    Marie Chase, DO
    PGY-4 Resident
    Department of Neurology
    University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

    Sanchari Datta, MD
    PGY-4 Resident
    Department of Neurology
    University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

     

    "Thymectomy in Myasthenia Gravis: Who should get one and when?"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Review the basics of myasthenia gravis and discuss a real patient.
    2.  Discuss the NEJM 2016 Randomized trial of thymectomy in myasthenia gravis.
    3.  Discuss the commentary on “Randomized trial of thymectomy in myasthenia gravis”.

    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.


  • May
    31
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Mohamed S. Teleb, MD

    Neuroendovascular Surgery
    Stroke & Neurocritical Care
    Banner Medical Group
    Banner Desert Medical Center - Mesa, AZ

     

    "Efficiencies in Stroke Treatment: My Journey on The Stroke VAN Assessment"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Identify the four best predictors of LVO on NIHSS. 
    2.  Understand similarities and differences in LVO screening tools.
    3.  Name two ways to decrease times to endovascular 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.

    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.


  • May
    3
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Mohammad H. El-Ghanem, MD

    Assistant Professor of Neurology and Medical Imaging
    Neuroendovascular Surgery and Vascular Neurology
    University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: Overview and Evolving Role of Venous Sinus Stenting"

     

    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Review the diagnostic criteria of IIH. 
    2.  Discussing the pathophysiology of IIH.
    3.  Venous sinus stenting as an emerging therapy.

    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.


  • May
    24
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Annual QI Resident Conference (Session 2) - 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.

    QI Learning Objectives:

    1)  Educating residents about tools and strategies to improve their Quality Improvement skill set.
    2)  Teaching residents how to apply high value based care principles to current practices.
    3)  Helping residents successfully complete their Quality Improvement projects.

    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.


  • May
    10
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Annual QI Resident Conference (Session 1) - 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.

    QI Learning Objectives:

    1)  Educating residents about tools and strategies to improve their Quality Improvement skill set.
    2)  Teaching residents how to apply high value based care principles to current practices.
    3)  Helping residents successfully complete their Quality Improvement projects.

    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.


  • Apr
    19
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Lalitha Madhavan, MD, PhD

    Associate Professor, Neurology
    Center for Innovation in Brain Science
    Evelyn F McKnight Brain Institute

     

    "Human patient-specific cell systems for Parkinson's disease modeling and therapeutic development"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand the challenges involved in the development of effective therapeutics for Parkinson's disease. 
    2.  Gain perspective on how patient-derived cells can inform on Parkinson's disease etiopathology.
    3.  Understand how the use of patient-derived cells can support the development of Parkinson's disease diagnostics and therapeutics.

    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:  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.


  • Mar
    29
    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!


    *** 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.


  • Jun
    21
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Vimala S. Vajjala, MD

    Headache Medicine Fellow
    Department of Neurology
    University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "Update on Current Treatments for Migraine"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  To describe the indications to start preventive therapy in migraines. 
    2.  To provide update on Calcitonin Gene Related Peptide (CGRP) blocking agents in migraine treatment.
    3.  To provide update on the role of neuromodulation in migraine.

    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 Jasmin Hayes jhh1@email.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.


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