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

July 6, 2018

7 a.m.

M&M

Rory Mayer, M.D.

Quality Improvement

N317 - 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030

July 11, 2018

7 a.m.

BTH Faculty Presentation

BCM NS Faculty

Topic of the Day

N315 - 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030

July 13, 2018

7 a.m.

Special Lectures

Amee Patel, DO

Healthy Sleep for Medical Professionals

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

July 18, 2018

7 a.m.

Medical Student Presentations & BSLMC Case Presentation

Rory Mayer, M.D.

Case Presentation 

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

July 20, 2018

7 a.m.

VA Faculty 

TBD

TBD

N315 - 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030

July 25, 2018

7 a.m.

Visiting Professor 

Jonathan Roth, M.D.

Incidental Brain Tumors in Children

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

July 27, 2018

7 a.m.

MDACC Faculty

TBD

TBD

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

August 1, 2018

7 a.m.

M&M

Rory Mayer, M.D.

Quality Improvement

N317 - 1 Baylor Plaza, 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