Grand Rounds

Day and Time: Wednesdays, 7:15-8:15 AM
Location: Clinical Neuroscience Center 1st Floor Auditorium

DateTitle / SpeakerAdditional Info
June
4 Case Conference   
11 Surgery for Spasticity: Rhizotomy
Marion L. Walker, M.D.
Professor
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Primary Children's Hospital
 
18 No Conference-RMNS Meeting
 
25 Case Conference  
July
2 Quality Improvement
John Kestle, M.D.
Professor
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Primary Children's Hospital
9 Case Conference  
16 Hypothalamic/Chiasmatic Tumors
Jay Riva-Cambrin, M.D.
Associate Professor
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Primary Children's Hospital
 
23 No Conference-Auditorium Closure  
30 Craniosynostosis/Plagiocephaly
Barbu Gociman, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Division of Plastic Neurosurgery
Primary Children's Hospital
 
August
6 Case Conference
13 MobiMD - Improving the Care Transition from Hospital to Home Through Mobile Technology
Ram Nirula, M.D., MPH, FACS
Associate Professor, Div. of General Surgery
Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Direcor
Co-Director Surgical ICU
Trauma Medical Director
University of Utah Health Care
 
20 Posthemorrhagic Hydrocephalus in Premature Infants
Jay Riva-Cambrin, M.D.
Associate Professor
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Primary Children's Hospital
 
27 Case Conference  
September
3 Baclofen Pump Management and Troubleshooting
Judy Gooch, M.D.
President, Utah Neuro Rehabilitation
Salt Lake City, Utah
 
10 Case Conference  
17 Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
Jay Riva-Cambrin, M.D.
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Primary Children's Hospital

24 Case Conference
October
1 The Role of DBS Lead Placement in Clinical Outcomes
Christopher R. Butson, Ph.D.
Biomedical Engineering, Neurology & Neurosurgery
University of Utah
8 Case Conference  
15

Introduction to Movement Disorders
Rodolfo Savica, M.D., MSc
USTAF Professor
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Sleep and Movement Disorders Division
University of Utah Health Care


22  No Conference-CNS
29 Trying to Find Ways to Make Progress for Glioblastoma: From the Bedside to the Benchside
Kaisorn Chaichana, M.D.
Faculty Candidate
Assistant Chief of Service, Neurosurgery
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

November
5 Mechanisms of Epilepsy
F. Edward Dudek, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care

12 Case Conference
19 Surgical Techniques for Adult Epilepsy
Joel D. MacDonald, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care
 
26 Case Conference
December
3 Basic EEG Patterns for Neurosurgeons
Helen Barkan, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
University of Utah Health Care

10

An Introduction to Frame-Based Stereotaxy and
   Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease
Paul A. House, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
University of Utah Health Care


17 New Imaging Methods for Examining Neurodevelopment
Sean Deoni, Ph.D.
Director, Pediatric Radiology Research
Children's Hospital, Colorado
Associate Professor of Radiology
University of Colorado Medical School
 
24 No Conference-Christmas Holiday  
31 No Conference-New Year's Holiday  
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