Grand Rounds

Day and Time: Wednesdays, 7:00-8:00 AM
Location: Clinical Neuroscience Center 1st Floor Auditorium

DateTitle / SpeakerAdditional Info
2015
January
7

An Introduction to Stereotactic Laser Ablation Therapy
Paul A. House, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care

14 Case Conference
21 Trigeminal Neuralgia
Paul A. House, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
28 Case Conference
February
4

Peripheral Nerve Surgery, A Career of Balance and Harmony
Christopher J. Winfree, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Visiting Professor
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Columbia University
New York, NY

11 Case Conference
18 Deep Brain Stimulation: Where Are We Headed?
Kelly D. Foote, M.D., Ph.D.
Visiting Professor
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
25 Case Conference  
March
4 Primum Non Nocere: Minimizing Morbidity in Patients with Vestibular Schwannomas
Richard K. Gurgel, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Division of Otolaryngology
University of Utah Health Care
11 Human Albumin and Neuroprotection
Jose I. Suarez, M.D.
Neurology Visiting Professor
Professor of Neurology
Head, Section of Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care
Department of Neurology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
18 Case Conference
25 Imaging and Epilepsy Surgery: The Key to Success
G. Rees Cosgrove, M.D., B.Sc.
Adjunct Professor of Neurosurgery
Brown Unviersity
Providence, RI
April
1 Case Conference
8 The Lost Art of Localization
Alan R. Cohen, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P.
Marion L. Walker Lecturer
Neurosurgeon-in-Chief
Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Boston Children's Hospital
Franc D. Ingraham Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
15 Dermoid/Epidermoid/Teratoma
Richard H. Schmidt, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
 
22 Case Conference
29 PET Imaging for Brain Tumors
John M. Hoffman, M.D.
Willard Snow Hansen Presidential Endowed Chair in Cancer Research
Professor of Radiology and Neurology
Director of Nuclear Medicine
Director: Center for Quantitative Cancer Imaging
University of Utah Health Care
May
6 No Conference - AANS
13 Case Conference
20 TBA
27 Case Conference
June
3 Molecular Biology of Glioma Genesis and Progression
L. Eric Huang, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
10 Case Conference
17 No Conference - RMNS
24 Case Conference
July
1 IDH-1 and Other  Biomarkers and Glioma Prognosis
Adam Cohen, M.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Neuro-Oncology Clinic
Huntsman Cancer Institute
University of Utah Health Care
8 Case Conference
15 Genomic Study of Pediatric Glioma
L. Eric Huang, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
22 Case Conference
29 Malignant Gliomas-Chemotherapy
Howard Colman, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of Medical Ndeuro-Oncology
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
August
5 fMRI & DTI for Brain Tumors
Jeffrey S. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
University of Utah Health Care
12 Case Conference
19 Biomarker-Based Treatment Optimization for Gliomas
Howard Colman, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of Medical Ndeuro-Oncology
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
26 Case Conference
September
2 Enneking and WBB Classification System for Primary Spine Tumors
Meic H. Schmidt, M.D., M.B.A.
Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
9 Case Conference
16 Medical Management of Brain Metastasis
Adam Cohen, M.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Neuro-Oncology Clinic
Huntsman Cancer Institute
University of Utah Health Care
23 Case Conference
30 No Conference - CNS
October
7 Surgical Management of Spinal Metastatic Disease
Meic H. Schmidt, M.D., M.B.A.
Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
14 Case Conference
21

Nonsurgical Treatment of Low-Grade Glioma and Oligodendroglioma
Howard Colman, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of Medical Ndeuro-Oncology
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care

28 Case Conference
November
4 Molecular Biology of Medulloblastoma
Daniel W. Fults, M.D.
Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
11 Case Conference
18 Intraoperative Cortical Localization and Mapping
Randy L. Jensen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
25 Case Conference
December
2 Case Conference
9 Surgical Management of Low-Grade Glioma
Randy L. Jensen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
16 Brain Tumor Imaging: Perfusion MRI & MR Spectroscopy
Karen L. Salzman, M.D.
Professor of Radiology
University of Utah Health Care
23 Case Conference
30 TBA
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