Events

  • 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.


  • Jun
    14
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    Lalanthica Yogendran, MD, MPH

    PGY-4 Resident
    Department of Neurology
    University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

     

    "Neuropalliative Care"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Discuss the needs and challenges of palliative care in neurology.
    2.  Discuss the importance of advance care planning and reimbursement in your neurology patient.
    3.  Identifying barriers and triggers for the serious illness conversation.

    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 at jhh1@neurology.arizona.edu if you would like to be added to the Neuroscience Grand Rounds listserv.


  • May
    17
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Marie Chase and Sanchari Datta, Titles to be posted.

    Information to be posted.
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    University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson


    "Title to be posted"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Information to be posted.
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    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.


  • Apr
    26
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Hong Lei, MD, PhD

    Associate Professor
    Department of Neurology
    University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

     

    "Lewy Body Dementias: Dementia with Lewy Bodies & Parkinson's Disease Dementia"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Provides an overview of the clinical features, neuropathologic findings of dementia with lewy bodies (DLB) and Parkinson's disease dementia (PDD). 
    2.  Updates diagnostic criteria of lewy body dementia (LBD).
    3.  Discusses therapeutic strategies for the problems that arise in DLB and PDD.

    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.

     


  • Apr
    12
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Torsten Falk, PhD

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


    "Mechanisms underlying the therapeutic effects of VEGF-B in pre-clinical models of Parkinson's disease"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Background on Parkinson's disease. 
    2.  Toxin-induced vs. genetic pre-clinical Parkinson's disease models.
    3.  Biology of the therapeutic effects by vascular endothelial growth factor B.

    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.


  • Apr
    5
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Richard Chua, MD, FAANS, FACS

    Neurological Surgeon
    Northwest NeuroSpecialists, PLLC

    Chief, Section of Neurosurgery
    Chair, Department of Surgery
    Chair, Joint Commission Spine Surgery Center of Excellence
    Chief, Medical Informatics Officer
    Northwest Medical Center

    Clinical Professor
    Division of Neurosurgery (Community Faculty)
    Department of Surgery
    University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson


    "Neurology/Neurosurgery Case Presentations: History/Exam before Imaging"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Understand the importance of a history and exam for neurological disorders.
    2.  Be able to localize the condition/lesion when presented with minimal diagnostics.
    3.  Be able to provide a differential diagnosis for neurological history/exam.

    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.


  • Mar
    22
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Imran Patel, DMD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
    University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

     

    “Orafacial Pain Conditions and Treatment"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1. Develop an understanding of Orofacial pain.
    2. List different Orofacial pain condition.
    3. Define Temporomandibular joint disorder.
    4. Review treatment recommendations for Orofacial pain conditions.


    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.


  • Mar
    15
    Neuroscience Grand Rounds

     

    Judy Dawod, MD

    PGY-4 Resident
    Department of Neurology
    University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

     

    "2019 AHA/ACC/HRS Focused Update of the 2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Guideline for the Management of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation"


    Presentation Learning Objectives:

    1.  Indication of anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation.
    2.  What agent to choose.
    3.  Andexanet alfa can be useful for the reversal of rivaroxaban and apixaban in the event of life-threatening or uncontrolled bleeding.

    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.


  • Mar
    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.


  • Mar
    1
    CANCELLED Neuroscience Grand Rounds

    ***CANCELLED***

     
    There will not be a Neuroscience Grand Rounds presented in Tucson on Friday, March 1, 2019!

    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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