Departmental Grand Rounds Conference

The Department of Neurosurgery hosts weekly Grand Rounds conferences every Wednesday and Friday mornings. These conferences feature a rotating set of presentations, including case presentations, journal club, quality improvement, resident seminar, fellow seminar, and guest speaker presentations.

Grand Rounds Conference Schedule

Date

Time

Category

Presenter

Topic

Location

Jan. 3, 2018

7 a.m.

no conference




Jan. 5, 2018

7 a.m.

no conference




Jan. 10, 2018

7 a.m.

Journal Club Presentation

Jim Bayley, M.D., Aditya Vedantam, M.D., Robert North, M.D., Ph.D.

N/A

1 Baylor Plaza, Kleberg Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 12, 2018

7 a.m.

22nd Annual Milam Leavens Lecture

Antonio E. Chiocca, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.N.S., Harvey W. Cushing Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School, Chair, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Gene and Oncolytics Immunotherapy Clinical Trials for Glioblastoma

1400 Pressler, Pickens Tower, 3rd Floor, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 17, 2018

7 a.m.

Faculty Didactics Presentation

Claudia Robertson, M.D.

TBD

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 19, 2018

7 a.m.

Guest Speaker Presentation

Martin Pham, M.D.

TBD

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 24, 2018

7 a.m.

Guest Speaker Presentation

Jurriaan M. Peters, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship Program Director, Harvard Medical School

TBD

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 26, 2018

7 a.m.

Texas Children's Hospital Case Presentation

Aditya Vedantam, M.D.

N/A

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 31, 2018

7 a.m.

TBD

TBD

TBD

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Training Site Conferences

In addition to the Department of Neurosurgery's Grand Rounds conferences, conferences are organized specifically within the individual affiliated hospitals. Conferences with their given hospitals include:

  • Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center - Teaching Rounds (every Monday), Epilepsy Center Surgical Conference (every Tuesday), Vascular Conference (every Tuesday), Tumor Board (second and fourth Thursday), Spine Teaching Conference (first and third Thursday)
  • Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center - Clinical Neurosurgery Conference (second Friday)
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center - Neurosurgical Tumor Board Multi-Disciplinary Conference (every Thursday)
  • Texas Children's Hospital - Neuro-Oncology Tumor Board Disciplinary Conference (every Wednesday)

Annual Lectureships

Our residency program is enriched by didactic teaching from the program’s distinguished faculty at Baylor College of Medicine and MD Anderson Cancer Center.

In addition, the department frequently hosts visiting neurosurgeons from other prominent programs in the United States and around the world through our annual lectureships