Clinical Neuroscience Grand Rounds

Target Audience, Needs, Educational Methods, Activity Evaluation

Physicians, residents, fellows, and other healthcare professionals need to be updated about new advances in the clinical and research areas for the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with neurological disorders. Educational methods will include lectures, case presentations, and questions & answer sessions. Participants will be asked to complete an activity evaluation.

Accreditation/Credit Designation

Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Baylor College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


View profile: James Orengo, M.D., Ph.D.
March 27, 2017 at 12 Noon: James Orengo, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Orengo is an assistant professor of neurology at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: Motor Neuron Degeneration in Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 1 Leads to Respiratory Failure
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B
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View profile: Akash J. Patel, M.D.
March 20, 2017 at 12 Noon: Akash J. Patel, M.D.
Dr. Patel is an assistant professor of neurosurgery at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: Meningiomas: Uncovering the Molecular Underpinnings
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

View profile: Sudha Seshadri, M.D.
March 13, 2017 at 12 Noon: Sudha Seshadri, M.D.
Dr. Seshadri is a professor of neurology at Boston University School of Medicine.
 
Title: How Can We Accelerate Dementia Prevention and Treatment? Population Neuroscience and Personalized Care
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

March 6, 2017 at 12 Noon: William T. Hu, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Hu is an assistant professor of neurology in the Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases at Emory University School of Medicine.
 
Title: Advancing the Science, Cure and Care of Alzheimer's and Related Diseases through Biomarkers
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

View profile: Craig DiTommaso, M.D.
Feb. 27, 2017 at 12 Noon: Craig DiTommaso, M.D.
Dr. DiTommaso is an assistant professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: Exercise and Stroke
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

View profile: Paolo Moretti, M.D.
Feb. 20, 2017 at 12 Noon: Paolo Moretti, M.D.
Dr. Moretti is an associate professor of neurology and molecular & human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: The Undiagnosed Diseases Network — a Framework for the Evaluation of Rare Neurological Diseases
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

View profile: Alfredo Davalos, M.D. View profile: Ammar Alobaidy, M.D.
Feb. 13, 2017 at 12 Noon: Alfredo Davalos, M.D. and Ammar Alobaidy, M.D.
Drs. Davalos and Alobaidy are PGY-4 neurology residents at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: Treatment Options for Patients with Pharmacoresistant Epilepsy
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

View profile: Jennifer Blumenthal-Barby, Ph.D.
Feb. 6, 2017 at 12 Noon: Jennifer Blumenthal-Barby, Ph.D.
Dr. Blumenthal-Barby is the Cullen associate professor of medical ethics, Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: Heuristics and Biases in Medical Decision Making and Implications for Consent
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

View profile: Matthew N. Rasband, Ph.D.
Jan. 30, 2017 at 12 Noon: Matthew N. Rasband, Ph.D.
Dr. Rasband is the Vivian L. Smith endowed chair in neuroscience, and professor of neuroscience, developmental biology, and molecular and cellular biology at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: Taking the Axon's Skeleton Out of the Closet
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

View profile: Jessica Stachyra, D.O. View profile: Thomas Bullock, M.D.
Jan. 23, 2017 at 12 Noon: Jessica Stachyra, D.O. and Thomas Bullock, M.D.
Drs. Stachyra and Bullock are PGY-4 neurology residents at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: Cannabinoids in Epilepsy
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B

View profile: Joseph Jankovic, M.D.
Jan. 9, 2017 at 12 Noon: Joseph Jankovic, M.D.
Dr. Jankovic is a professor of neurology and distinguished chair in movement disorders, and director of the Parkinson's Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic at Baylor College of Medicine.
 
Title: An Update on Dystonia
Location: Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center, McNair Campus, 1st Floor Conference Rooms A & B