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Neurology Grand Rounds

Location

  • Clinical Academic Building
    125 Paterson Street
    Conference Room 1302
    New Brunswick
  • Medical Education Building
  • Near Hospital Atrium
    Conference Room 102
    New Brunswick

Time: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

 

 

 

09/07/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Cardioembolic Stroke: New Advances in Diagnosis, Prevention & Management

 

Issam D. Moussa MD
Professor of Medicine
Clinical Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Disease and Hypertension
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Chief of Cardiology
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to (1) define cardioembolic stroke and discuss its pathophysiology and risk factors; (2) evaluate the advantages and limitations of the various cardiac diagnostic techniques; (3)discuss the standard and emerging strategies for prevention of cardioembolic stroke

 

0914/16

MEB 102

 

 

 

 

 

Seizure Emergencies: An Update and Latest Evidence

 

Ram Mani, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:  TBA

 

 

09/21/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inflammatory Myopathies

 

Leroy R. Sharer, MD

Professor of Pathology

Division of Neuropathology

Dept. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:           (1) present a brief overview of how a muscle biopsy specimen is handled in the laboratory, for understanding of what should be done and what are the limitations of the various techniques.  (2) familiarize the audience with pathologic features of the three main types of inflammatory myopathies (polymyositis, dermatomyositis and inclusion body myositis), including information about when to biopsy a patient who appears to have an inflammatory myopathy.  (3)  inform the audience about conditions that may mimic inflammatory myopathies, as well as newly described entities.

 

 

 

 

 

09/28/16

CAB 1302

 

The Role of MOG in Demyelinating Diseases

 

Vikram Bhise, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Pediatrics

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to (1) Identify the role of MOG in central demyelinating diseases

(2) Recognize possible features of MOG-mediated central demyelinating diseases

(3) Judge possible prognostic value of MOG in diagnosis of central demyelinating diseases

 

10/05/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

Whole Exome Sequencing (WES) for Neurological Disease

 

William Johnson, MD

Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:  Identify the importance of WES for neurological practice and the useful and sometimes surprising information that it can provide.

 

10/12/16

 

No Grand Rounds - Yom Kippur Observance

 

 

10/19/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

Case Presentation

 

Serge Khelemsky, MD

Resident

Department of Neurology

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to grasp the latest thinking regarding an unusual clinical situation recently encountered on the neurology service.

 

10/26/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Case Presentation

 

Haroon Ahmad, MD

Resident

Department of Neurology

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to grasp the latest thinking regarding an unusual clinical situation recently encountered on the neurology service.

 

 

 

11/02/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Molecular Mechanisms of Leptomeningeal Metastasis

 

Adrienne Boire, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to

(1)   Describe methods for mouse modeling and molecular profiling of brain metastases to the parenchyma and leptomeninges; (2)  Identify molecular cross-talk between metastatic cancer cells and astrocytes; (3) Identify molecular cross talk between metastatic cancer cells and choroid plexus epithelial cells; (4) Describe therapeutic targeting strategies for parenchymal and leptomeningeal metastases that exploit the unique microenvironment of these metastatic sites. 

 

11/09/16

MEB 102

 

 

 

 

Lecture TBA

 

Daniel Schneider, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:  TBA

 

 

11/16/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

Case Presentation

 

Christopher Renner, MD

Resident

Department of Neurology

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to grasp the latest thinking regarding an unusual clinical situation recently encountered on the neurology service.

 

11/23/16

 

No Grand Rounds – Thanksgiving Observance

 

 

11/30/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

Imaging in CNS Demylinating Disorders

 

Konstantin Balashov, MD, PhD

Professor

Department of Neurology

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:  review applications in CNS Demylinating Disorders.

 

 

12/07/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

 

Case Presentation

 

Mansoureh Mamarabadi, MD

Resident

Department of Neurology

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to grasp the latest thinking regarding an unusual clinical situation recently encountered on the neurology service.

 

12/14/16

CAB 1302

 

 

 

 

 

 

Review of Neuropsychology in Medical Settings

 

Jasdeep S. Hundal, Psy.D., ABPP

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Neurology

Director of Neuropsychology

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

 

Learning Objective:  At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:  Explain  Neuropsychology and Neuropsychological Testing

 

12/21/16

 

No Grand Rounds – Holiday Observance

 

 

12/28/16

No Grand Rounds – Holiday Observance

 

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey designates each session of this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

 Department of Neurology

125 Paterson Street, Suite 6200

New Brunswick, NJ  08901

(732) 235-7337

lipperla@rutgers.edu or golbe@rutgers.edu


 

Grand Rounds Archive

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For additional information contact:
Laurie Lipper, Grand Rounds Coordinator
RWJMS – Dept. of Neurology
125 Paterson Street - Suite 6218
New Brunswick , New Jersey 08901
Phone: (732) 235-7337 or Email:lipperla@rwjms.rutgers.edu