August 25-31, 2014, Volume 6 Issue 34
Your Next Faculty Meeting will be held on Tuesday August 26th. (All meetings will begin at 5:30pm and will be held in the Neurology Large Conference Room, MBI L3-101. Faculty meetings will be held to an hour and Faculty Retreats will span longer).
Monday September 1st The University of Florida Neurology Department Administrative Offices and Clinics will be closed to observe “Labor Day”.
UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital foot traffic changes –
With construction nearly complete at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, please note the following changes in foot traffic patterns and access from Tuesday, Aug. 19-Thursday, Sept. 4: see attached schedule-UF Shands Children’s Hosp foot traffic
“Journey to the CENTER of the Brain”
the cover story in THE POST- Since 2002, UF Health physicians Michael S. Okun, M.D., and Kelly D. Foote, M.D.
have been using a technique called deep brain stimulation to treat patients stricken with movement-limiting conditions This is the story of one of these patients, and how Okun, Foote and their team are correcting the brain’s circuitry through surgery — and a little electricity
Course offered -Neurodegenerative Research: From Bench-to-Bedside (GMS 6029), Fall 2014, Tuesdays, 4:30 pm BMS J480 (1 credit hour) Course Coordinator: Dr. Sylvain Doré see attached for information GMS 6029 Fall 2014
Details on the Faculty Enhancement Opportunity (FEO) Award Program
are now available and can be found at http://www.aa.ufl.edu/FEO
Leilani Doty, PhD is eager to help any of our neurology department faculty who have been in our department for at least 3 years regarding applying for an FEO Award. Contact her for assistance at 273 5620 or email@example.com
Your August 2014 InfoGator is out –
Comprehensive review of TEAMS classifications is underway –NEW Faculty Orientation is Aug 18-19
, New UF Online Promotion and Tenure system, and more ..Go to: http://news.hr.ufl.edu/2014/august/
Shands/EPIC and UF Downtime notices: TBA
Check out the ufhealth Events Calendar: https://ufhealth.org/calendar/month
Additional important information is being added or updated to your Conference Calendar to included scheduled faculty meetings, retreats and future conferences such as the AAN conference. A time saver suggestion by Dr. Leslie Gonzalez-Rothi to find a centralized location for an annual calendar for department planning/activity purposes.
|Mon Aug 25
|Tues Aug 26
|Weds Aug 27
|Thurs Aug 28
Xia, Rudzinski, Conde
|Fri Aug 29
Xia, Rudzinski, Conde, Goldberg, Romrell