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

April 4, 2018

7 a.m.

M&M

Jacob Cherian, M.D.

N/A

1 Baylor Plaza Houston, Alkek N317, TX 77030

April 6, 2018

7 a.m.

Journal Club

Venita Simpson

N/A

1 Baylor Plaza Houston, Alkek N315, TX 77030

April 11, 2018

7 a.m.

MD Anderson Case Presentation

Venita Simpson, M.D.

N/A

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

April 13, 2018

7 a.m.

Special Lectures  

Nisha Gadgil, M.D.

Resident Seminar

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

April 18, 2018

7 a.m.

Ben Taub Hospital Case Presentation

Anish Sen, M.D.

N/A

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

April 20, 2018

7 a.m.

Veterans Affairs Case Presentation

Eric Momin, M.D.

N/A

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

April 25, 2018

7 a.m.

Baylor St. Luke's Case Presentation

Jacob Cherian, M.D.

N/A

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

April 27, 2018

7 a.m.

Texas Children's Hospital Case Presentation

Robert North, M.D.

N/A

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