Conference Calendar

Cedars-Sinai's Neurosurgery and Neurology Grand Rounds offer practical insights into the treatment of complex and difficult neurological conditions, given by our noted multidisciplinary faculty and visiting professors. Courses are geared to the practicing neurosurgeon, neurologist and primary care physician, and each offers up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditâ„¢.

Unless otherwise noted, all events are located at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. For more information about Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, please contact Samantha Phu at 310-423-9522. For more information about Neurology Grand Rounds, please contact Tooba Farooq at (310) 248 - 6842.

Neurology CME Conference Calendar

April 2012

Epilepsy Surgery in Children: Treating the Epileptic Encephalopathy
Gary Mathern, MD (University of California, Los Angeles)
When: April 6, 2012 at 12pm
Where: South Tower, Harvey Morse 4 & 5

March 2012

Exercise and Parkinson's Disease: Is Exercise Disease Modifying?
Giselle Petzinger, MD (University of Southern California)
When: March 2, 2012 at 12pm
Where: South Tower, Harvey Morse 4 & 5

Neuromyelitis Optica: Current Concepts
Dean Wingerchuk, MD (Mayo Clinic-Arizona)
When: March 16, 2012 at 12pm
Where: South Tower, CCR-B

February 2012

Neural Stem Cells and Disease
Harley Kornblum, MD, PhD (University of California, Los Angeles)
When: February 3, 2012 at 12pm
Where: South Tower, RCCR-B

Developing Neurotherapeutics in the Era of Translational Medicine
Richard Smith, MD (Center for Neurologic Study, La Jolla)
When: February 17, 2012 at 12pm
Where: South Tower, Room 2806

January 2012

Mechanisms of Declarative Memory Formation in the Human Medial Temporal Lobe
Ueli Rutshauser, PhD (California Institute of Technology)
When: January 6, 2012 at 12pm
Where: Thalians Auditorium

New Treatments for Hereditary Neuromuscular Conditions
Perry Shieh, MD (University of California, Los Angeles)
When: January 20, 2012 at 12pm
Where: South Tower, 2806

December 2011

Patient-Specific Models of Deep Brain Stimulation
Cameron McIntyre, PhD (Cleveland Lerner College of Medicine)
When: December 2, 2011 at 12pm
Where: South Tower, Harvey Morse 4 & 5

November 2011

Malignant Glioma: Where We Have Been, Where We Are Now, and Where We Should be Going- Musings of a Neuro-Oncologist
Michael Prados, MD (University of California, San Francisco)
When: November 4, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Where: South Tower, HM 4 & 5

Assessing Structure and Function in Multiple Sclerosis: Use of Multimodal MRI
Nancy L. Sicotte, MD (Cedars-Sinai Medical Center)
When: November 18, 2011 at 12:30 PM
Where: South Tower, HM 1 & 2


 

October 2011

Resuscitation of Poor Grade Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Kiwon Lee, MD (Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons)
When: October 7, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Where: North Tower, ECC-A

CNS Lymphoma - Primary, Secondary and Unusual Variants
Jeremy Rudnick, MD (Cedars-Sinai Medical Center)
When: October 21, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Where: South Tower, Harvey Morse 4 & 5

September 2011

Thrombin Toxicity During Acute Stroke
Patrick D. Lyden, MD (Cedars-Sinai Medical Center)
When: September 2, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Where: South Tower, Harvey Morse 4 & 5

Battle of Vasospasm, Did We Fight a Wrong War?
John Zhang, MD (Loma Linda University Medical Center)
When: September 16, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Where: South Tower, Harvey Morse 4 & 5

August 2011

Outcome Prognostication in Intracerebral Hemorrhage
David Hwang, MD (Massachusetts General Hospital)
When: August 12, 2011 at 12:00 PM
Where: Thalians Auditorium