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2021 Grand Rounds

Each week, faculty members in the departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery meet for grand rounds lectures on evolving areas and new trends in their field. Many of these presentations are available below.

Videos of Grand Rounds Presentations for 2021 

Mitochondria and Mitochondrial Cascades in Alzheimer’s Disease - Russell Swerdlow, MD, Professor, Dept. of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 7/23/21
"Quick Radic: Effective and Efficient Evolution of Extremity Pain" - Erik Ensrud, MD, Professor, Dept. of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 7/16/21
"Cerebral antioxidants in aging and neurological disorders" - In-Young Choi, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 7/9/21
"Myasthenia gravis during the COVID-19 pandemic: the KU experience with in-person, telehealth, and telephone follow-up visits" - Constantine Farmakidis, MD, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 6/25/21
"Imbalance in Sjogren's Syndrome" - Duaa Jabari, MD Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 6/18/21
"Race, Gender and Headache: Disparities in Headache Medicine" - Kendall Wyllie, MD, Children's Mercy Headache Fellow - 5/28/21
"Current issues in Neurohospitalist Practice" - Brenton Massey, DO, Assistant Professor, Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 5/28/21
"Cutaneous Manifestations in Neuromuscular Diseases" - Mohammed Rahman, MD, Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow at the University of Kansas Medical Center - 5/21/21
"Hitting Snooze in the ICU: The Effect of Sleep On the Critically Ill" - Vishal Saini, DO, Chief Resident, Neurology at the University of Kansas Medical Center - 5/21/21
"GBS: Case Discussion and Review of Translational Research" - Kazim Sheikh, MD, McGovern Medical School, Houston, TX - 5/14/21
"Reversal of Anticoagulation in Intracranial Hemorrhage" - Tiffany Barkley, DO, Vascular Neurology Fellow, University of Kansas Medical Center - 5/7/21
"You Are Not Possessed: Contemporary Views on Epilepsy in Sub-Saharan Africa Versus the USA" and "Update on Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: Review of Cases and Literature" - Aisha Diawara, MD and Shweta Goswami, MD, PGY-4 resident, Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 4/30/21
"Expanding the clinical spectrum of chronic immune mediated neuropathies" - Mazen Dimachkie, MD, Professor and Executive Vice Chair Vice Chair for Research, Neuromuscular Division Chief, Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship Director, Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 4/9/21
"Pathologic Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease" & "Kindling Model of Epilepsy, a Review and Update on Current Literature" - Nicholas Doher, DO, PGY-4 Resident & Ryan Lay, MD, Chief Resident, Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 4/2/21
"Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes" - Nathan McGraw, MD, Neuromuscular Fellow, Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 3/26/21
"From Mechanisms to Medicines: The Dawn of Precision and Disease Modifying Therapies for Epilepsy" -Amy Brooks-Kayal, MD, FAAN, FANA, FAES, Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, UC Davis Health - 3/19/21
"Autoimmune Seizures and Epilepsy" & "Updates on tPA Administration" -Srijan Adhikari, MMBS & Michael Bellew, MD - PGY-4 Residents, Department of Neurology at University of Kansas Medical Center - 3/12/21
Fueling the Brain to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease -Jill Morris, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center - 3/5/21
Current Trends and Transitions in Alzheimer’s Disease: Implications for Clinical Practice -Gad A. Marshall, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School | Associate Medical Director of Clinical Trials, Center for Alzheimer Research & Treatment, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts - 2/26/21
Latinos & Dementia - Jaime Perales Puchalt, PhD, MPH Assistant Professor, KU Alzheimer’s Disease Center - 2/19/21
Essential Fatty Acids - What we've learned from a Generation of Research and Randomized Clinical Trials -Kathleen Gustafson, PhD, Research Associate Professor, Neurophysiology Core Director, Director, Fetal Biomagnetometry Lab, Hoglund Brain Imaging Center, University of Kansas Medical Center - 1/22/21
Congenital hypotonia, reconsidering the diagnostic evaluation Jean-Baptiste Le Pichon, MD, PhD, FAAP, Director, Child Neurology Residency Program, Program Director, Neuroscience Research; Professor of Pediatrics, Dept. of Neurology Children’s Mercy Hospital - 1/8/21
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