Events

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Mar 2 2018 - 8:00am

    Torsten Falk, PhD

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

     

    "Neuroplastic effects of low-dose ketamine infusion in a preclinical model of levodopa-induced dyskinesia"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Learn about levodopa-induced dyskinesia.
    2.  Learn about a rodent model of levodopa-induced dyskinesia.
    3.  Learn about mechanisms of ketamine's therapeutic effects.

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

  • Stroke Case Conference
    Mar 5 2018 - 8:00am

    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 .5 AMA PRA Category .5 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 fourth Monday 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.

  • Stroke Case Conference
    Feb 26 2018 - 8:00am

    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 .5 AMA PRA Category .5 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 fourth Monday 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

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Feb 23 2018 - 8:00am

    Shadi Koleilat, MD and Marko Perovic, MD

    Shadi Koleilat, MD
    Vascular Neurology Fellow
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

    Marko Perovic, MD
    PGY-4, Chief Resident
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "2018 Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Reviewing the most recent updates of, and the evidence behind: extended thrombectomy (EVT).
    2.  Reviewing the most recent revisions regarding thrombolytic treatment.
    3.  Reviewing the most recent revisions regarding timing of non-acute interventions (CEA/stenting) for symptomatic extra-cranial stenosis.

    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 *Cancelled*
    Feb 16 2018 - 8:00am

    ***CANCELLED***

     


    There will not be a Neuroscience Grand Rounds presented in Tucson on Friday, February 16, 2018!




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

  • Stroke Case Conference
    Feb 5 2018 - 8:00am

    "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 .5 AMA PRA Category .5 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 fourth Monday 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

  • Neuroscience Grand Rounds
    Feb 9 2018 - 8:00am

    Linda L. Restifo, MD, PhD

    Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Cellular & Molecular Medicine
    University of Arizona Health Sciences
    Department of Neurology
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "Congenital microcephaly: clinical and molecular complexity with implications for Zika virus infection"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand the importance of neonatal head-circumference (HC) measurements, as well as the trajectory of HC growth.
    2.  Appreciate the importance of systematic clinical evaluation of infants with congenital microcephaly, to identify those most likely to have a genetic cause.
    3.  Understand why prenatal Zika virus infection can lead to devastating disruption of brain development.

    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
    Feb 2 2018 - 8:00am

    Nikolay L. Martirosyan, MD, PhD

    Chief Resident
    Division of Neurosurgery
    Department of Surgery
    The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "Blood Supply and Vascular Reactivity of the Spinal Cord Under Normal and Pathological Conditions"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Anatomy of spinal cord vasculature.
    2.  Physiology of spinal cord blood supply under normal conditions and spinal cord injury.
    3.  Strategies to improve spinal cord perfusion in the setting of injury.

    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
    Jan 26 2018 - 8:00am

    Catherine Miller, MD

    Spine Fellow
    Department of Neurosurgery
    University of California - San Francisco

     

    "Indications and Techniques of MIS Deformity Correction"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand alignment parameters and concepts utilized in deformity correction.
    2.  Identify potential advantages and disadvantages of minimally invasive spine surgery.
    3.  Identify MIS techniques and their applications in deformity correction surgery.

    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- Dr. William A. Sibley Memorial Lecture
    Jan 19 2018 - 8:00am

    Jonathan L. Carter, MD

    Associate Professor of Neurology
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

    Consultant in Neurology
    Mayo Clinic Arizona

    Specialty Areas: Multiple Sclerosis and Autoimmune Neurology, and Clinical Neurophysiology

     

    The Third Annual Dr. William A. Sibley Memorial Lecture: "Multiple Sclerosis: Diagnosis, Misdiagnosis, and Mimics 2018"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Discuss the evolution of MS diagnostic criteria and the proposed 2017 revisions to the 2010 McDonald Diagnostic Criteria.
    2.  Discuss the relative contributions of MRI and CSF in the MS diagnostic process, and common pitfalls in interpretation.
    3.  List and discuss the most common causes of MS misdiagnosis in 2018.
    4.  List and discuss common “MS mimics” that might lead to misdiagnosis.

    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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