Grand Rounds

Welcome to the Department of Neurology


Neurology Grand Rounds
 
Spring 2021

          

* Recorded Grand Rounds video available upon request for Neurology faculty or trainees only.              

The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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

 

Contact: Kirsten Kamna, 303-724-0324

 

DateSpeakerTitleGroup
Jan 6CancelledGrand Rounds Cancelled 
Jan 13CancelledGrand Rounds Cancelled 
Jan 20Thomas Ragole, MD Assistant Professor of NeurologyTBDNeuromuscular
Jan 27David Beckham, MD Associate Professor of Medicine – Infectious Disease Lakshmi Chauhan, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine – Infectious DiseaseTBDNeuro-ID
Feb 3Victoria Pelak, MD Professor of NeurologyTBDNeuro-Ophthalmology
Feb 10Todd Schwedt, MD Professor of Neurology Mayo Clinic, Arizona CampusTBDHeadache
Feb 17Alexandra Atwood, MD Assistant Professor of NeurologyTBDEilepsy
Feb 24Steven Frucht, MD Professor of Neurology NYU Grossman School of MedicineTBDMovement Disorders
Mar 3TBDTBDNH/Stroke
Mar 10TBDTBDNeuro-Behavioral
Mar 17Melissa Wright, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Pediatric NeurologyTBDChild Neurology
Mar 24TBDTBDMS/Neuro-immunology
Mar 31Huntington Potter, PhD Kurt N. and Edith von Kaulla Memorial Professor of NeurologyTBDResearch
Apr 7Dan Kramer, MD Assistant Professor of NeurosurgeryTBDEpilepsy
Apr 14TBDTBDTBD
Apr 21Cancelled for AAN ConferenceCancelled
Apr 28TBDTBDTBD
May 5TBDTBDMS
May 12TBDTBDQuality improvement
May 19TBDTBDNeuro-ID
May 26TBDTBDMovement Disorders
June 2Cancelled for Research RetreatCancelled 
June 9Matthew Hiller, MD; Julie Nelson, MD; Elizabeth Wood, MD Child Neurology PGY-5TBDChild Neurology
June 16Amanda Kennedy, MD Neuromuscular FellowTBDNeuromuscular
June 23TBDTBDEpilepsy
June 30TBDTBDNH/Stroke
  Neurology Grand Rounds
 
Spring 2020

 

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

Wednesdays, 12pm–1pm - Lunch provided to Department of Neurology faculty and staff only

To view the streaming video of Neurology Grand Rounds, please go to this link:

https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/321789461             

* Recorded Grand Rounds video available upon request for Neurology faculty or trainees only.              

 DateSpeakerPresentation Title
Jan 1
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Holiday WeekGrand Rounds cancelled
Jan 8
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
CancelledGrand Rounds cancelled
Jan 15
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Headache 

Danielle Wilhour, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Inpatient Management of Headache
Jan 22
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Behavioral

Maria Luisa Gorno Tempini, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry University of California San Francisco Weill Insitute for Neurosciences
Primary Progressive Aphasia: From Behavior to Molecules 
Jan 29
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Neuro-Ophthalmology

Yosbelkys Martin-Paez, MD
Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellow
MOG IgG Optic Neuritis
Feb 5
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Neuro-Laryngology

Mona M. Abaza, MD, MS
Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs and Diversity
Neurolaryngology, Voice, Swallowing and Airway Disorders
Feb 12
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Epilepsy

 

Cornelia N. Drees, MD                            
Associate Professor  

SUDEP and Seizure Detection Devices
Feb 19
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Movement Disorders

Caroline Goldin, MD
Movement Disorders Fellow                  
Teresa Lee, MD    Movement Disorders Fellow
Parkinson's Disease Etiology and Risk Factors
Feb 26
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Neuro-Muscular             
                      
Stacy Dixon, MD, PhD                     
Assistant Professor                              
Melissa Gibbons, MS, CGC                   
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Genetic Testing Review and Interpreting Variants of Unknown Significance
Mar 4
Hensel Phelps West (178712)
Neuro-Oncology            

Denise Damek, MD  Associate Professor of Neurology
Breaking Bad News
Mar 11
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Child Neurology        

Jennifer Hranilovich, MD     
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology
Headache in Women
Mar 18
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
CancelledCancelled
Mar 25
Bruce Schroffel Auditorium

Cancelled

Cancelled
Apr 1
Hensel Phelps West (178712)

Cancelled

Cancelled
Apr 8
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

David Beckham, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine - Infectious Disease

An update on the SARS-CoV2 Pandemic
Apr 15
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
CancelledCancelled
Apr 22
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Neuro-Palliative Care

Christina Vaughan, MD                   
Associate Professor of Neurology & Internal Medicine
Neuropalliative Care and the Covid-19 Crisis
Apr 29
Hensel Phelps West (178712)

Robert H. Gross, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

What's New in MS
May 6
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Xuan Kang, MD

Neuromuscular Fellow

 

Amanda Kennedy, MD

PGY-4 Neurology Resident

Establishing Practice Guidelines For the Use of Corticosteroids and Oral Immunosupressants in Neurological Patients
May 13
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
MS/Neuro-Immunology

Anna Shah, MD    
MS Fellow
Immune Mediated Myelopathies
May 20
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Neuro-ID

Ronak Kapadia, MD FRCPC
Neuro-Infectious & Autoimmune Neurology Fellow
Updates in Autoimmune Neurology
May 27
Hensel Phelps West (103253)

Kenneth L. Tyler, MD

Louise Baum Endowed Chair and Chairman of Neurology;

Professor of Medicine and Imminology-Microbiology

Emerging Neurology of COVID-19/SARS-CoV2
June 3
Hensel Phelps West (178712)
Cancelled due to Research Retreat
Cancelled
June 10
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
Child Neurology

Dylan Brock, MD, Ryan Kammeyer, MD; Laurel McGarry 
Child Neurology PGY-5 Pediatric Neurology Residents
What's all the VUS About? A Retrospective Look at Genetic Panels for Pediatric-Onset Epilepsies
June 17
Hensel Phelps West (103253)
CancelledCancelled
June 24
Hensel Phelps West (103253​)

Alexandra Atwood, MD

Robert Hamilton, MD

Epilepsy Fellows

Deep Brain Stimulation in Epilepsy: A New Consideration for Treatment of Refractive Epilepsy

July 1

Zoom

Holiday WeekGrand Rounds Cancelled

July 8

Zoom

Grand Rounds CancelledGrand Rounds Cancelled

July 15

Zoom

Behavioral

Peter Pressman, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Behavioral Variant Frontotemporal Dementias: An Overview

July 22

Zoom

NH/Stroke

Karen Orjuela, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Using the Lens of Covid-19 to Address Inequity of Hospital Neurology

July 29

Zoom

Professional Excellence

Abigail Lara, MD

Co-Director of the Office of Professional Excellence

Office of Professional Excellence: Who, What, Why & How

Aug. 5

Zoom

Epilepsy

Mesha-Gay Brown, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Treatment of Drug Resistant Epilepsy: Ketogenic Diet Therapies in Adults 

Aug. 12

Zoom

Research

Ravi Mahalingam, PhD

Research Professor of Neurology

Varicella Virus, Latency and Reactivation in an Animal Model

Aug. 19

Zoom

Neuro-Laryngology

Carol Foster, MD

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology

The Clinical Spectrum of Dizziness in Sleep Apnea

Aug. 26

Zoom

 

Movement Disorders

Drew Kern, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

 

Current and Future Research in the Field of Deep Brain Stimulation at the University of Colorado

Sep. 2

Zoom

MS

Teri Schreiner, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology

Kenneth Tyler, MD

Professor and Chair of Neurology

Daniel Pastula, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Understanding Acute Flaccid Myelitis in 3 Dimensions: Clinical Features, Epidemiology and a Mouse Model of Disease

Sep. 9 (DOM Grand Rounds)

Zoom

Quality Improvement/M&M with DOM & Neurology

Jennifer Simpson, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Tyler Miller, MD

Assistant Professor of Hospital Medicine

It Takes a Village in Diagnosis and Management: A Case of Multidisciplinary Care


Sep. 16

Zoom

Aaron M. Carlson, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology 

Big Data, Algorithms, and Neurological Disease 

Sep. 23

Zoom

Neuromuscular

Anthony A. Amato, MD

BWH Distinguished Chair in Neurology

Chief, Neuromuscular Division

Professor of Neurology

Harvard Medical School


Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies 

Sep. 30

Zoom

Epilepsy

Jacob Pellinen, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Delayed Diagnosis of Focal Epilepsy: Causes, Consequences, and Possible Solutions 

Oct. 7

Zoom

Various Neurology FacultyYou've Got Nerve! A Neurology Trivia Competition 

Oct. 14

Zoom

Child Neurology

Abigail Collins, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology

Genetic Syndromes with Movement Disorders and Epilepsy 

Oct. 21

Zoom

Movement Disorders

Maureen Leehey, MD

Professor of Neurology

Challenges of Cannabis Research: Parkinson Disease as a Case in Point

Oct. 28

Zoom

Veterinary Neurology

Stephanie McGrath, DVM, MS

Assistant Professor & Clinical Instructor

Neurology Department Colorado State University

Veterinary Neurology 

Nov. 4

Zoom

Behavioral

Brice McConnell, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

The Sleeping Brain: Decoding Neural Circuits to Understand How Sleep Protects our Brains from Neurodegeneration 

Nov. 11

Zoom

Gilden Lecturer

Merit E. Cudkowicz, MD, MSc

Julieanne Dorn Professor of Neurology Harvard Medical School

What's New in ALS Therapeutics 

Nov. 18

Zoom

MS
Timothy Vollmer, MD

Professor of Neurology

Multiple Sclerosis: We Have Come a Long Way, But Where Are We Going? 

Nov. 25

Zoom

Cancelled for Holiday weekCancelled

Dec. 2

Zoom

Movement Disorders

Deborah Hall, MD

Professor and Endowed Chair of Neurology, Rush Medical College 

Fragile X-Associated Tremor Ataxia Syndrome 

Dec. 9 

Zoom

NH/Stroke

Jose Biller, MD

Professor and Chair of Neurology, Loyola University Chicago Stritch SOM

How to Think Like a Neurologist 

Dec. 16

Zoom

Epilepsy

Katie Bullinger, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Emory University

Neurostimulation for the Treatment of Drug Resistant Epilepsy 

Dec. 23

Zoom

Cancelled for Holiday WeekCancelled

Dec. 30

Zoom

Cancelled for Holiday WeekCancelled
The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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

 

Contact: Kirsten Kamna, 303-724-0324

 

Neurology Grand Rounds Fall 2019

 

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

Wednesdays, 12pm–1pm - Lunch provided to Department of Neurology faculty and staff only

To view the streaming video of Neurology Grand Rounds, please go to this link:

https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/321789461             

 

* Recorded Grand Rounds video available upon request.     

 

 

Date

Speaker

Presentation Title

July 3

Hensel Phelps West

Holiday Week​

Grand Rounds Cancelled

July 10

Hensel Phelps West

Neuro Infectious Disease

Daniel Pastula, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Tick-Borne Viruses

July 17

Hensel Phelps East

Behavioral

C. Alan Anderson, MD

Professor of Neurology

The Neurology of Criminal Behavior

July 24

Hensel Phelps East

Movement Disorders

Michelle Fullard, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Treatment Strategies for Functional Movement Disorders 

July 31

Hensel Phelps East

Epilepsy

Pearce Korb, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

Understanding Neurophobia and Beyond: A Novel Model for Medical Education

Aug 7

Hensel Phelps West

Jennifer Armstrong, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology 

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Academic Neurology: Recommendations to the American Academy of Neurology

Aug 14

Hensel Phelps West

David Arciniegas, MD                

Clinical Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry  

Pharmacotherapy of Cognitive Impairments Due to Traumatic Brain Injury

Aug 21

Hensel Phelps West

Personalized Medicine

Elizabeth Kudron, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine

Personalized Medicine and Neurology

Aug 28

Hensel Phelps West

MS

John Corboy, MD          

Professor of Neurology                       

Ian Shelton, BA

Professional Research Assistant

Risk Factors in Early MS

Sep 4

Hensel Phelps West

Epilepsy

Laura Strom, MD

 Associate Professor or Neurology         

 

Steven Lenio, MD  

PGY-3 Resident

 

NES: Can We Guess?

Sept 11

Hensel Phelps West

Movement Disorders

Lauren Seeberger, MD         

Associate Professor of Neurology         

 

Christine Baca, MD   Associate Professor of           Neurology                                 

Jennifer Disabato, DNP Assistant Professor of Nursing         

Building Bridges for Success: Best Practices in Pediatric to Adult Transition

Sept 18

Hensel Phelps West

Quality Case Review

Jennifer Simpson, MD            

Associate Professor of Neurology

 

Quality Case Review: Communication in Refractory Status Epilepticus

Sept 25

Hensel Phelps West

Grand Rounds Cancelled

 

Oct 2

Hensel Phelps West

Gilden Lecturer                                    

Anne H. Cross, MD           

Professor of Neurology          Manny and Rosalyn Rosenthal - Dr.   John Trotter Chair of                        Neuroimmunology                    Washington University School of Medicine

The B Cell in Multiple Sclerosis Pathogenesis and as a Target of Treatment

Oct 9

Hensel Phelps West

Laura Foster, MD   

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Platform Trial Design and Application to ALS Clinical Trials

Oct 16

Hensel Phelps West

Research

Mark L. Dell’Acqua, PhD

Professor and Vice Chair of Pharmacology

Regulation of Neuronal Synaptic Plasticity by AKAP Signaling Complexes in Health and Disease

Oct 23

Hensel Phelps West

Stephen P. Duntley, MD       

Professor of Neurology

Narcolepsy: Update on Pathophysiology and Treatment

Oct 30

Hensel Phelps West

Cancelled Due to Inclement Weather


Nov 6

Hensel Phelps West

Neuromuscular

Erwin W. Gelfand, MD              Professor of Pediatrics             National Jewish Health

Role of Complement Activation in Immune-Mediated Neurologic Diseases

Nov 13

Hensel Phelps West

MS

Richard A. Nash, MD

Specialist in Hematology and Oncology

Colorado Blood Cancer Institute   

High-Dose Immunosuppressive Therapy and Autologous HCT for MS

Nov 20

Hensel Phelps West

Child Neurology

Andra Dingman, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology

Neonatal Stroke: From Bedside to Bench 

Nov 27

Hensel Phelps West

Holiday Week

Grand Rounds Cancelled

Dec 4

Hensel Phelps West

NH/Stroke

Setareh Salehi Omran, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology 

Characteristics of Cerebral Arteries as an Explanation for Clinical Syndromes Limited to the Brain

Dec 11

Hensel Phelps West

Movement Disorders

Brian Berman, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology

The Placebo Effect in Parkinson's Disease 

Dec 18

Hensel Phelps West

Epilepsy

Joshua Bear, MD                  

Assistant Professor of Pediatric Neurology

The Brain's Functional Connectivity: An Overview in Health and Disease 

Dec 25

Hensel Phelps West

Holiday Week

 

Grand Rounds Cancelled


* The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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


Contact: Kirsten Kamma, 303-724-0324

 

Neurology Grand Rounds Spring 2019

 

Grand Rounds will be held in Hensel Phelps Auditorium WEST

Wednesdays, 12pm–1pm - Lunch provided to Department of Neurology faculty and staff only

To view the streaming video of Neurology Grand Rounds, please go to this link:

https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/321789461             

 

* Recorded Grand Rounds video available upon request.

 

Date

Speaker

Presentation Title

January 2

Hensel Phelps West

New Year's Holiday Week

Grand Rounds Cancelled

January 9

Hensel Phelps West

Natalie Marzec, MD, MPH

Zoonoses Epidemiologist

Prion Diseases and Public Health

January 16

Hensel Phelps West

Neuro-ophthalmology

Jeffrey L. Bennet, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurology and Ophthalmology

The Evolving Spectrum of Optic Neuritis

January 23

Hensel Phelps West

Behavioral

Christopher M. Filley, MD

Professor of Neurology

Social Cognition and White Matter: Progress in the Neurology of Emotion

January 30

Hensel Phelps West

Neuro-Oncology

Bette Kay “BK” Demasters, MD

Professor and Head of Neuropathology

WHO 2016...and Beyond: IDH Wildtype Gliomas

February 6

Hensel Phelps West

Neuro-Oncology

Bette Kay “BK” Demasters, MD

Professor and Head of Neuropathology

WHO 2016...and Beyond: H3 K27M Gliomas

February 13

Hensel Phelps West

Ringel Lecturer

John H. Noseworthy, MD     

Neurologist President and CEO Emeritus Mayo Clinic

 

Lessons from Leadership: From a Clinician-Investigator to a CEO During an Uncertain Time in Healthcare

February 20

Hensel Phelps West

Headache

Andrew Charles, MD

Professor of Neurology Director, UCLA Goldberg Migraine Program Meyer and Renee Luskin Chair in Migraine and Headache Studies

Advances in the Basic and Clinical Science of Migraine

February 27

Bruce Schroffel Auditorium

Quality Case Review

Jennifer Simpson, MD

Associate Professor of Neurology             

 

Jonathan Pell, MD

Associate Professor of Hospital Medicine

 

Jakob Mrozewski, MD 

PGY4 Resident          

 

William C. McGuire, MD  

PGY4 Resident

"What a Pain in the Neck!" Team Collaboration Around Timely Care in a Case of Suspected Meningitis

March 6

Hensel Phelps West

Movement Disorders

Lisa Deuel, MD                                 

Fellow                                   

Jeanne Feuerstein, MD

Fellow    

Essential Tremor: Beyond the Essentials

March 13

Hensel Phelps West

Grand Rounds Cancelled

 

 

 

March 20

Hensel Phelps West

Epilepsy

Pearce Korb, MD 

Associate Professor of Neurology  

 

Samuel DeStefano, MD         

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Ask an Epileptologist: Your Burning Questions Answered

March 27

Hensel Phelps West

Research

Maria Nagel, PhD

Research Professor

The Link Between Varicella Zoster Virus and Alzheimer's Disease

Apr 3

Hensel Phelps West

Neuro-Palliative Care

Benzi Kluger, MD

Professor of Neurology

Does Outpatient Palliative Care Improve Patient-Centered Outcomes in Parkinson's? Results of a Multisite Randomized Trial

Apr 10

Hensel Phelps West

MS

Enrique Alvarez, MD       

Assistant Professor of Neurology  

 

Tim Boyd, PhD

Research Instructor of Neurology

Biomarkers in Neurological Disease: Taking Advantage of the Simoa Platform

Apr 17

Hensel Phelps West

NH/Stroke

William Jones, MD

Associate Professor    

 

Sharon Poisson, MD 

Associate Professor

 

Megan Barry, DO

Assistant Professor

 

Matthew West, MD

Assistant Professor

Shifting the Paradigm - New Developments in Stroke

Apr 24

Hensel Phelps West

Neuromuscular

Zachary Wilson, MD

Neuromuscular Fellow

 

Neuromuscular Complications of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors

May 1

Hensel Phelps West

Movement Disorders

Trevor Hawkins, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology 

 

Stephanie Garcia, BS

Neuroscience PhD Candidate                

 

Abigail Armstrong, BS

Microbiology PhD Candidate

Bugs, Brains and Butyrate: What We Know So Far and Future Directions of the Brain-Gut Connection With a Focus on Parkinson's Disease

May 8

Hensel Phelps West

AAN Annual Conference

Grand Rounds Cancelled

May 15

Hensel Phelps West

Epilepsy

Murtaza Khan, MD

Epilepsy Fellow                          

Chantal O'Brien, MD   

Associate Professor

Clinical and Diagnostic Approach to Autoimmune Epilepsies

May 22

Hensel Phelps West

Neuro-Infectious Disease

Christine Gill, MD

Neuro-Infectious Disease Fellow

Clinical Pearls in Neuro-Infectious Disease

May 29

Hensel Phelps West

Stephens Lecturer

Lisa M. Shulman, MD

Professor of Neurology and Disease Director, University of Maryland

Measuring Health Outcomes - Are We Measuring What We Think?

June 5

Hensel Phelps West

Research Retreat

Grand Rounds Cancelled

 

June 12

Hensel Phelps West

Child Neurology

Austin Baltensperger, MD

Alicia Henriquez, MD

Gary Morris, MD

Elizabeth Troy, MD

Child Neurology PGY-5

Discussing Prognosis in the Face of Uncertainty

June 19

Hensel Phelps West

Neuromuscular

Sujatha Jagannathan, PhD 

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

 

Stacy Dixon, MD                

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Clinical and Basic Research Updates on Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy

June 26

Hensel Phelps West

MS

Lindsay Horton, MD

Neuroimmunology Fellow

 

Krzysztof Romanowski, MD         

Neuroimmunology Fellow


Novel Immunotherapies in Multiple Sclerosis



* The University of Colorado School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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

 

Contact: Kirsten Kamma, 303-724-0324