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. 16, 2019

7 a.m.

BT Faculty

Jovannay Cruz, M.D.

Point of Care Ultrasound in Critical Care

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 18, 2019

7 a.m.

Visiting Professor

James T. Rutka, M.D., Ph.D.

A Tale of Two Tumors

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 23, 2019

7 a.m.

BSLMC Resident

Dr. Robert North

Endovascular

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 25, 2019

7 a.m.

TCH Fellow

Vijay Ravindra

Congenital Anomalies of the Cervical Spine

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Jan. 30, 2019

7 a.m.

Residents & Leadership

Daniel Yoshor, M.D.

Chairman's Breakfast

6767 Bertner, Onstead Auditorium, Houston, TX 77030

Feb. 1, 2019

7 a.m.

Sawaya Lectureship

Raj Narayan, M.D.

Traumatic Brain Injury

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