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Grand Rounds Presentations

PMR Grand Rounds

Join us for our Grand Rounds series scheduled for the 3rd Thursday of every month at 8AM - Location Varies. CME credit is available. Provided by the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation & KUMC Continuing Education & Professional Development.

2019 Presentations

Date Location Presenter Topic

January 17

February 21

March 21

April 18

May 16

June 20

August 15

September 19

November 21

December 19

Battenfeld Auditorium

SON 1050

SON 1050

SON 1050

SON Auditorium

Lied Auditorium

Lied Auditorium

Lied Auditorium

Lied Auditorium

Lied Auditorium

Vincent Key, MD

Peter Taylor, MD

Wendy Luo, MD

Kimberly Hartman, MD

Raj Mitra, MD

Casey Smith, MD MS

Sarah Woodrow, MD

Ryan Townley, MD

Mazen Dimachkie, MD

Joshua Bunch, MD

Athlete Performance and Injury Prevention

 Wound Care 101

Scientific Basis of Acupuncture for Pain Management

Updates in Adult Learning & Medical Education

Reflections of a KU Fulbrighter: An Analysis of Disability in India

Burnout in Academic Medicine

Truths and Myths About Spinal Surgery

Dementia Diagnosis Differential: What is in a name?

Electrodiagnosis in Peripheral Neuropathy

Lumbar Stenosis and Spondylolisthesis: A Multidisciplinary Approach


2018 Presentations

Date Location Presenter Topic
February 15 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Shawn Frost, PhD Spinal Cord Stimulation for Motor Recovery in SCI
March 15 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Megan Clark, MD Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy
April 19 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium John Alm, DO Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete
June 21 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium PMR Residents 1st Annual PMR Presentation on Quality Improvement
July 19 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Michael Abraham, MD A Brief History of Endovascular Thrombectomy and Stroke Trials
August 16 School of Nursing 1050 Mark T. Fisher, MD Supporting Function Through Adaptice Fitness and Sport
September 20 School of Nursing 1050 Abiodun Akinwuntan, PhD MPH MBA Activities in LARRS and SHP: Opportunities for More Collaborations
October 18 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Muhammad Nashatizadeh, MD Characterizing Various Types of Parkinsonism
November 15 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Matt Durand, PhD Ischemic Conditioning as a Novel Therapy for Stroke Rehabilitation
December 20 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Neil Segal, MD Advanced Therapeutic Options for Tendinopathy


2017 Presentations

Date Location Presenter Topic
January 19 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Senior Residents Effects of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation on Hemiplegia in Stroke Patients
February 16 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Jeff Burns, MD Alzheimer's Disease Update: From Treatment to Prevention
March 16 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium

Richard Barohn, MD

Myasthenia Gravis
April 20 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Travis Abicht, MD & Andrew Sauer, MD VAD Program/ Advanced Heart Failure
May 18 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Jorge M. Zuniga, PhD Development of Upper Limb 3D Printed Prostheses for Children
June 15 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Sandra Billinger, PhD Exercise Is Medicine for Stroke Recovery: Linking Heart Health to Brain Health
July 20 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Matthew McLaughlin, MD Precision Medicine, Oral Baclofen, and One Man's Journey into Pandora's Box
August 17 School of Nursing 1050 Joseph Chen, MD Care of the Injured Worker: Risks and Rewards?
September 21 1101 Delp Pavilion Classroom Alexandra Nielsen, MD Headaches after Brain Injury
October 19 School of Nursing 1050 Albert Manero, PhD | Limbitless Solutions Advancing Electromyographic Bionics for Children Through Additive Manufacturing and Personalized Expression


2016 Presentations
DateLocationPresenterTopic
January 21 ORR-Major 1015 Classroom David Guggenmos, PhD Neural Prosthetics for Motor Systems
March 17 School of Nursing G013 Aud. S. Kamal Fetouh, MD Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy
April 21 Orr-Major 1015 Classroom Sarah Eickmeyer, MD Good Catch: Keeping Rehab Patients Safe
May 19 School of Nursing G013 Aud. McCasey Smith, MD Upper Extremity Injuries in Racquet Athletes
July 21 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Rakesh Vardey, MD Stroke Rehabilitation: Where's the Evidence?
August 18 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Neena Sharma, MD Low Back Pain
September 15 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium James Sigler, MD New Procedures for Treatment of Refractory Hip and Knee pain: Radiofrequency Ablation and DRG Stimulation
October 20 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium David Bundy, PhD Adaptive Neurotechnologies for Improving Function after Stroke
December 15 Wahl West 1006 Auditorium Daniel Lueders, MD Dynamic Ultrasound in the Evaluation of andInterventions in the Elbow in Sports Medicine


2015 Presentations

  • January 15, 2015 - Dr. Kimberly Hartman - View PowerPoint slides "The Role of Rehabilitation in the Intensive Care Unit."
  • March 19, 2015 - Dr. Randolph Nudo - View PowerPoint slides "New Approaches to Functional Restoration in the 21st Century."
  • April 16, 2015 - Dr. Jason Kiene (PM & R Senior) -View PowerPoint slides "Pediatric Burns"
  • May 21, 2015 - Dr. Leslie Cavazos (PM & R Senior) - View PowerPoint slides "Post-Mastectomy Syndrome"
  • June 18, 2015 - Dr. Reginald Fears ( PM & R Senior) - "Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Progress in Treatment"
  • August 20, 2015 - Dr. Neil Segal - "Athletic Performance Through The Lifespan Lessons in Longevity From Masters Athletes". Click HERE to view the lecture.
  • September 17, 2015 - Dr. Tiffany Williams - "Warnings to the Weekend Warrior- Spinal Injuries of the CrossFit Generation". Click HERE to view the lecture.
  • October 15, 2015 - Dr. Raj Mitra, Professor & Chair - "The Utilization of Opiates : Use or Abuse?" Click HERE to view the lecture.
  • November 19, 2015 - Dr. Isaac Hernandez - "Brief History and Current State of Automatic Dysreflexia." Click HERE to view the lecture. You can print slides by clicking HERE.
  • December 17, 2015 - Senior Residents "Moyamoya Disease: Review & Update." Click HERE to view the lecture.
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