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Neurology Grand Rounds

Location

  • Clinical Academic Building
    125 Paterson Street
    Conference Room 1302
    New Brunswick
  • Medical Education Building
  • Near Hospital Atrium
    Conference Room 102
    New Brunswick

Time: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

 

 

01/11/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Brain Metastases

 

Jon Glass, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurological Surgery

Thomas Jefferson University

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to discuss the pathology and pathogenesis of brain metastases; review current treatment paradigms; explain potential targeted therapies

 

01/18/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Case Presentation

 

Nathan Walker, MD

Resident

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to grasp the latest thinking regarding an unusual clinical situation recently encountered on the neurology service.

 

01/25/17

CAB 1302

 

 

Peripheral Vestibular Disorders:
A Quarter Century Perspective

 

P. Ashley Wackym, MD, FACS, FAAP
Professor and Chair
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to explain inner ear disorders that can be treated medically or surgically; explain  that inner ear disorders can produce migraine headache and cognitive dysfunction.

 

02/01/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Case Presentation

 

Sara Huser, MD

Resident

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to grasp the latest thinking regarding an unusual clinical situation recently encountered on the neurology service.

 

02/08/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Review of the Interventional Treatment Brain Aneurysms and Management of the Unruptured Brain Aneurysm

 

Sudipta Roychowdhury, MD

Assistant Professor/Neuroradiology

University Radiology Group

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to
explain the interventional and cutting edge treatment of brain aneurysms; analyze the management of the unruptured brain aneurysm;
recognize the management of familial brain aneurysms

 

02/15/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

The Use of Neuroimaging to Examine Cognitive Rehabilitation in MS and TBI

 

John DeLuca, PhD, ABPP

Senior Vice President for Research

Kessler Foundation, Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Neurology

Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to explain the cognitive impairments in MS and TBI; explain the  cognitive rehabilitation techniques and studies I MS and TBI; explain  how neuroimaging is used in cognitive rehabilitation studies

 

02/22/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Case Presentation

 

Katrina Bernardo, MD

Resident

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to grasp the latest thinking regarding an unusual clinical situation recently encountered on the neurology service

 

03/01/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

The  Brain’s Relay: Clinical Manifestation of Thalamic Lesions

 

Igor Rybinnik, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:        identify the 4 major regions of the thalamus and at least 3 neurological functions per region;       recall major vascular supply to the 4 regions of the thalamus; discuss the role of thalamus in generating consciousness.

 

03/08/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Myasthenia Gravis: Neuromuscular Junction, What’s Your Function?

 

Katherine Ruzhansky, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Neuromuscular Division

Director of EMG Lab

Medical University of South Carolina

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to explain historical overview of autoimmune Myasthenia Gravis; review of immunopathogenesis, approach to treatment and associated challenges; Indicate  treatment and research updates.

 

03/15/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Role of Sleep in Epilepsy

 

Matthew Scharf, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor/Sleep Medicine

Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Departments of Medicine & Neurology

Rutgers /Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

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Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to

 discuss how sleep may potentiate seizures; decipher how obstructive sleep apnea may worsen seizure control; determine how sleep disorders may be a cause of medication-refractory epilepsy.

 

03/22/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Artiss Powell Memorial Lecture

 

First (case) and 10 (Years Later): The Long Path Ahead to Better Understanding Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

 

James M. Noble, MD, MS, CPH

Assistant Professor of Neurology at CUMC

Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer’s Disease and the Aging Brain

G.H. Sergievsky Center

Department of Neurology

Columbia University

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to identify the current approach to diagnosing and managing concussion and inherent limitations in defining epidemiology; distinguish between chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) pathophysiology, epidemiology, and biomarkers; identify the sports/societal impact of laws, emerging concussion discoveries, and strategies to improve collective understanding     

 

03/29/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

Case Presentation

 

Burton Tabaac, MD

Resident

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to grasp the latest thinking regarding an unusual clinical situation recently encountered on the neurology service.

 

04/05/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Title TBD

 

William Johnson, MD

Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to Pending

 

04/12/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Title TBD

 

Evan T. Cohen, PT, MA, PhD, NCS

Associate Professor

The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program-South

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

School of Health Professions and the Graduate School at Camden

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to PENDING

 

04/19/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

Title TBD

 

Megan Leitch, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to

Pending

 

04/26/17

 

NO GRAND ROUNDS - AAN MEETING

 

05/03/17

CAB 1302

 

 

 

Title TBD

 

Stephen Wong, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to PENDING

 

 

05/10/17

CAB 1302

 

A New Therapeutic Target for Disease Modification in alpha-Synucleinopathies

 

M. Maral Mouradian, MD

William Dow Lovett Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to decipher the role of phosphorylation of alpha-synuclein in the pathogenesis of alpha-Synucleinopathies and how to target this process for therapeutic gain and impact disease progression.

 

05/17/17

CAB 1302

 

Title TBD

 

Daniel Schneider, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to Pending

 

05/24/17

CAB 1302

 

Title TBD

 

Jerry Belsh, MD

Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to

Pending

 

05/31/17

CAB 1302

 

Neurofibromatosis Type I: Dispelling the Myths, Learning the Facts

 

Caroline Hayes-Rosen, MD

Assistant Professor

Director, Child Neurology

Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to

decipher the clinical diagnostic criteria of NF1;  identify the potential complications of NF1 and appreciate the importance of regular health care maintenance visits; discuss the utility of neuroimaging and gene testing.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey designates each session of this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 Department of Neurology

125 Paterson Street, Suite 6200

New Brunswick, NJ  08901

(732) 235-7337

lipperla@rutgers.edu or golbe@rutgers.edu


 

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For additional information contact:
Laurie Lipper, Grand Rounds Coordinator
RWJMS – Dept. of Neurology
125 Paterson Street - Suite 6218
New Brunswick , New Jersey 08901
Phone: (732) 235-7337 or Email:lipperla@rwjms.rutgers.edu