Neurology Grand Rounds 2008-2009, 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Topic Lecturer Title Date Room
Two Neurologists in Iraq Richard Young, MD Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine 8/1/08 2702A/B
Perimetry for Neurologists William Cantore, MD Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, PSU 8/8/08 2702A/B
Therapeutic Hypothermia in Neurological Disease Ashok Devasenapathy, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology, PSU 8/15/08 2702A/B
Is Mild Cognitive Impairment Early Alzheimer's Disease? Ronald Petersen, Ph.D. Director of Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Mayo Clinic 8/22/08 2702A/B
Neurotrauma Rehabilitation Everett Hills, MD Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, PSU 8/29/08 2702A/B
Endovascular Treatment of Ischemic Stroke Paul Kalapos, MD Director of Interventional Neuroradiology, Asst Professor of Radiology and Neurosurgery, PSU 9/12/08 2702A/B
Joint Neuroscience Clinical Case Conference

Ken Hill, MD/Nicole Purcell, DO

Neurosurgery Resident-VI/Neurology Resident-PGY4, PSU

9/19/08 2702A/B
Pituitary Dysfunction Andrea Manni, MD Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, PSU 9/26/08 2702A/B
Stroke in Young Adults Jose Biller, M.D, FAAN, FACP, FAHA Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology, Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine 10/3/08 Lecture Room D
Neurobiology of Central Fatigue and Its Treatment Dr. Bala Manyam Adjunct Professor, Department of Neurology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine 10/10/08 Lecture Room D
Palliative Medicine Beth Ann Magnifico, DO, MSc, FAAP, FACP Assistant Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics and Palliative Care 10/17/08 2702A/B
PSU "Smart Spaces" Initiative to Meet the Needs of the Aging American Population:  Lessons from Around the Globe Claire Flaherty-Craig, PhD Assistant Professor, Clinical Neuropsychologist, PSU 10/24/08 2702A/B
Inferior Vena Cava Filters for Deep Vein Thrombosis Frank C. Lynch, MD FSIR Associate Professor of Radiology and Surgery, Penn State Heart and Vascular Institute, PSU 10/31/08 2702A/B
Surgery for Intractable Epilepsy: Indications, Evaluation, Challenges Gregory Bergey, MD Professor of Neurology, Director, Johns Hopkins Epilepsy Center, Vice-Chair for Neurological Laboratories, Johns Hopkins University 11/7/08 2702A/B
Pompe Disease Robert T. Leshner, MD Director, Neuromuscular Diseases, Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC 11/14/08 2702A/B
Plasmapheresis Thomas Nifong, MD Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Medical Director, Hematology and Thrombosis Laboratory and Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, PSU 11/21/08 2702A/B
    No Grand Rounds 11/29/08 2702A/B
Early Detection of Parkinson's Disease Xuemei Huang, MD, PhD. Associate Professor, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Radiology, Kinesiology & Bioengineering; Director, Hershey Brain Analysis Research Center for Neurodegenerative Disorders, PSU 12/5/08 2702A/B
Joint Neuroscience Clinical Case Conference Moksha Ranasinghe, MD/Jay Dave, DO Neurosurgery Resident-V/Neurology Resident-PGY4, PSU 12/12/08 2702A/B
Chronic Pain in the Acute Setting:  Can We Identify the Seekers, Abusers, and Addicts? Lawrence Kass, MD Vice-Chair for Education, Residency Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, PSU 12/19/08 2702A/B
    No Grand Rounds 12/26/08 2702A/B
    No Grand Rounds 1/02/09 2702A/B
CANCELED Dr. Colin J. Barnstable Professor and Chair, Department of Neural and Behavior Science, Director, Penn State Hershey Neuroscience Research, Co-Director, PS Neuroscience Institute, PSU 1/09/09 2702A/B
ALS Update Zachary Simmons, MD Professor, Director of Neuromuscular Program and ALS Center, PSU 1/16/09 2702A/B
CANCELED Philip Villanueva, MD Department of Neurosurgery, PSU 1/23/09 2702A/B
Post-Cardiac Arrest Therapeutic Hypothermia Robert W. Neumar, MD, PhD, FACEP Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 1/30/09  2702A/B
Acute Stroke Management in the Elderly Kerstin Bettermann, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology, PSU 2/06/09 2702A/B
Evaluation of Balance Dysfunction Terry D. Fife, MD, FAAN Assoc. Prof. Clinical Neurology, Univ. of Arizona 2/13/09  2702A/B
Opiates and the Law Jill Eckert, DO Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Associate Residency Program Director, PSU 2/20/09 2702A/B
Neurocritical Care Philip Villanueva, MD Department of Neurosurgery, PSU 2/27/09  2702A/B
Parkinson's Disease - Diagnosis and Early Treatment  Dr. William Weiner Professor and Chairman, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Director, Maryland Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center 3/06/09  2702A/B
Sinus Disease and its Role in Headaches John McGinn, MD Assistant Professor, Residency Program Director, Division Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, PSU 3/13/09  2702A/B
Plasticity of Human Motor Cortex-Lessons from the Normal Brain and from Stroke Cathrin Buetefisch, MD Assistant Professor, Neurology & Physiology, West Virginia University School of Medicine 3/20/09  2702A/B
Multiple Sclerosis - Epidemiology to Treatment Richard Tenser, MD Professor, Former Chief, Department of Neurology, PSU 3/27/09  2702A/B
Neurological Manifestation of HIV Infection Justin McArthur, MBBS, MPH Director, Department of Neurology, Professor of Neurology, Pathology & Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University 4/03/09  2702A/B
Bariatric Surgery and Neurologic Complications Ann M. Rogers, MD, FACS Associate Professor of Surgery, Director, Penn State Surgical Weight Loss Program, PSU 4/10/09  2702A/B
Imaging Basic Mechanisms of Migraine Andrew Craig Charles, MD Director, UCLA Headache Research and Treatment Program, UCLA School of Medicine 4/17/09  2702A/B
Neurologic Complications of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Barbara Ostrov, MD Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Pediatric Rheumatology and Rheumatology, PSU 4/24/09  2702A/B
Joint Neuroscience Clinical Case Conference G. Logan Douds, MD/Pavaree Laiaddee, DO Neurosurgery Resident-V/Neurology Resident-PGY4, PSU 5/01/09  2702A/B
Gene Therapy Trials for Parkinson's Disease, an Update Kala Venkiteswaran, PhD Assistant Professor, Neurology and NBS, PSU 5/08/09  2702A/B
Outpatient Management of Chronic Daily Headache Robert Kaniecki, MD Director, The Headache Center, Chief, Headache Division, University of Pittsburgh 5/15/09  2702A/B
Advances in Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy Penn State Therapy Services Therapy Services, Drivers Evaluation and Training, PSU 5/22/09  2702A/B
Gait Dysfunction Dr. Gerald Herbison Professor of Physical Medical and Rehabilitation, Jefferson Medical College 5/29/09  2702A/B
Routine CSF Cytology Analysis: Is It Necessary? Nicole Purcell, DO, MS Neurology PGY-4 Resident, PSU 6/05/09  2702A/B
Advances in Acute Ischemic Stroke Intervention

Kevin Cockroft, MD, MSc/ Raymond Reichwein, MD

Co-Directors of Penn State Clinical Neuroscience Institute Stroke Program 6/12/09  2702A/B
NeuroCritical Care Romergryko Geocadin, MD Associate Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Anesthesiology-Critical Care Medicine, Director, Neuroscience Critical Care Unit, The Johns Hopkins Hospital 6/19/09  2702A/B
Academic Medicine in 2009 Harold L. Paz, MD, MS CEO, Senior Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean, PSU 6/26/09  2702A/B
Neurology in Modern War:  Traumatic Brain Injury Geoffrey S. F. Ling, MD, PhD Colonel, Medical Corps, US Army, Professor and Vice Chair of Neurology, Director, Critical Care Medicine for Anesthesiology and Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences 7/3/09 2702A/B

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