Didactic Sessions

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Grand Rounds -- Wednesdays at 9 a.m.
A broad array of topics covering neurology and the neurosciences presented by experts.

Clinical Case Conference - Wednesdays at 10 a.m.
The residents take turns presenting interesting patients for discussion.  Whenever possible, the presenting resident will discuss a case that is linked to the grand rounds topic.

Chairman's Rounds -- Mondays at 11:30 a.m.
A formal patient presentation and discussion led by the Chairman or his designee.

Book Club – intermittently throughout the year.
Discussion involving residents and faculty of a book of interest related to medicine/neuroscience.

Morning Report -- Weekdays at 8 a.m.
A fast-paced conference in which recent patient presentations are used as a starting point for discussion of differential diagnoses, pathophysiology, and management.

Lectures – Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 11:30
A curriculum addressing core topics in the neurosciences and neurology. During the Summer, the focus is on management of neurologic emergencies, so that new residents will be prepared for common on-call scenarios. 

Epilepsy Conference -- Thursdays at 8:30 a.m.
A multidisciplinary review of recent, current, and planned epilepsy monitoring and surgery patients.  Residents will attend this conference during their Epilepsy rotations.

Journal Club -- Monthly during the academic year
A resident will lead the discussion of an important recently published article.  Faculty experts in both the clinical topic, as well as experts in research trial design and analysis will be present to facilitate.

For patient inquiries or to make an appointment, call 1-800-492-5538.

This page was last updated: September 26, 2013

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