Clinical Neuroscience Grand Rounds

Co-sponsored by NINDSNIMH, and JHU

Tuesdays via

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8:00 a.m. - Coffee Service

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. - Case Study Presentation

9:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m. - Main Lecture

Image of neurons and synapses

Winter/Spring 2024 Schedule

Date Main Lecture Speaker Lecture Title
1/9/2024 Dr. Marinos Dalakas, Thomas Jefferson University G. Milton Shy Honorary Lecture: Stiff Person Syndrome and GAD-antibody Spectrum Autoimmune Neuronal Hyperexcitabilities 
1/23/2024 Dr. Avi Nath, NINDS Neurological Complications of HIV Infection in the Antiretroviral Era
1/30/2024 Dr. Irene Cortese, NINDS Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy
2/6/2024 Dr. Sydney Cash, Harvard University Understanding Epileptiform Activity One Neuron at a Time
2/13/2024 Dr. Mark Oldham, University of Rochester Delirium
2/27/2024 Dr. Hector Garcia, Johns Hopkins University Cysticercosis
3/5/2024 Dr. Steven Greenberg, Harvard University Amyloid Related Imaging Abnormalities (ARIA) with Anti-amyloid Therapy
3/12/2024 Dr. Camilo Toro / NHGRI The NIH Undiagnosed Diseases Program and the evolving “Diagnostic Odyssey” in neurological diseases.
3/19/2024 Robert Innis / NIMH PET Imaging of Cyclooxygenases and Phosphodiesterases as Biomarkers of Neuroinflammation and cAMP Signaling
3/26/2024 Dr. Michael Benatar / University of Miami, Re-thinking ALS: prodrome, biomarkers and disease prevention.
4/2/2024 Suzanne Haber / University of Rochester Medical Center OCD and Neural Circuits
4/9/2024 Dr. Tara Simuni / Northwestern University Clinical Trials in Parkinson's Disease
Dr. Lisa Horowitz, NIMH 
Ms. Linda Tondreau, NIH Clinical Center

Detecting and Managing Suicide Risk in the Medical Setting: Turning Research into Practice

4/30/2024 Dr. Maria Tempini / UCSF Primary Progressive Aphasia

Dr. Jeffrey Michael / Johns Hopkins University - TETATIVE

Awake at the Wheel: How Auto Technology Innovations Present Ongoing Sleep Challenges and New Safety Opportunities
5/14/2024 Dr. Peter Grayson / NIAMS New Diagnostics and Therapeutics in Vasculitis
6/4/2024 Dr. William Mantyh / University of Minnesota APOE4 and dementia risk factors in American Indian participants in Minnesota
6/11/2024 Dr. Coen Ottenheijm / Amsterdam UMC Contribution of sarcomere dysfunction to muscle weakness in congenital myopathies
6/25/2024 Dr. Fanny Elahi / Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine Modeling vascular cognitive impairment and dementia through the lens of monogenic disease


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