Grand Rounds 2020

DateTitle of PresentationName and Affiliation of Speaker
June 2, 2020Senior Research Project PresentationsAmy Ferng, MD
Zachary Newcomer, DO,
Varalakshmi Ballur Narayana Reddy, MD
Christine Smith, MD
June 9, 2020Senior Research Project PresentationsVyas Viswanathan, MD
David Kiviat, MD
Torge Rempe, MD
Michael Morris, MD
June 16, 2020Residents/Fellows Research Project PresentationsShannon Chiu, MD
Abdullah Bin Zahid, MD
Brian Coffey, MD
Michael Castellano, MD
June 23, 2020Senior Research Project PresentationsBenjamin Chapin, MD
Subhan Mohammed, MD
Jeremy Latimer, MD
June 30, 2020NF1 in Adults and Genetic Predisposition to NeoplasmsXia Wang, MD, PhD

Neurofibromatosis Clinic
Moffitt Cancer Center
July 7, 2020LGBTQ+ Health in NeurologyNicole Rosendale, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, SFGH Neurology Inpatient Services
University of California San Francisco
July 14, 2020Halting Secondary Brain Injury in Hypoxic-Ischemic Insults & Improving Accuracy in NeuroprognosticationCarolina Maciel, MD,
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery
Director of Research

Department of Neurocritical Care
July 21, 2020AphasiaKenneth Heilman, MD
Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Neurologist-Geriatric Research
Education and Clinical Center

Malcolm Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center
July 28, 2020COVID-19 and the NeurologistJose’ Biller, MD, FACP, FAAN, FANA, FAHA

Professor and Chairman

Department of Neurology

Loyola University Medical Center
August 4, 2020Disorders of Purposeful Actions: The ApraxiasKenneth Heilman, MD

Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Department of Neurology

Neurologist-Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center

Malcolm Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center
August 11, 2020Annual UF Neurology Graduate Medical Education UpdateChristina Wilson, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Associate Chair of Education

Interim Neurovascular Division Chief

Department of Neurology, University of Florida
August 18, 2020Using the Lens of COVID-19 to Address Inequity in Hospital Neurology

Karen Orjuela, MD

Assistant Professor

Associate Program Director, Neurohospitalist Fellowship

University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
August 25, 2020Stroke and PregnancyGabriel Bonnell, MD

Assistant Professor

Stroke/Neurovascular Division
September 1, 2020Health Disparities in Society: Forging New Relationships to Add Diversity to NeurologyLaura Guyer, PhD, MEd, RDN
Center for Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies
University of Florida
September 8, 2020The Basal Ganglia: Who Needs Them? Humans, Lampreys and Fruit Flies. A PDP StoryStephen Nadeau, MD
Department of Neurology, University of Florida
September 15, 2020Helping the Struggling Medical LearnerChristina Wilson, MD, PhD

Marc Babi, MD

Addie Patterson, DO

Department of Neurology, University of Florida
September 22, 20205th Annual Research Blitz Part 1
Movement Disorders, Behavioral (ABC) and Basic Science
September 29, 20205th Annual Research Blitz Part 2
(Neurocritical Care, Epilepsy, Stoke, Neuromuscular, MS, Headache, and General Neurology
October 6, 2020Neurofibromatosis Type 1 in 2020: New Treatments, Diagnostic Criteria and Management GuidelinesKaleb Yohay, MD, MBA
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology at NYU Grossman School of Medicine & Department of Pediatrics at NYU Grossman School of Medicine
October 13, 2020Enhancing Wellness Among Persons with EpilepsyRamon Bautista, MD, MBA
Professor and Chair of Neurology
University of Florida, Jacksonsville
October 20, 2020Building a Positive Work-Culture and Navigating Organizational Challenges in HealthcareMarc Babi, MD
Assistant Professor, Neurology and Neurosurgery
Program Director, Neurocritical Care Fellowship
Associate Director, Neurology Residency and Clerkship
October 27, 2020NINDS Health Disparities Strategic Planning ProcessRichard T. Benson, MD, PhD

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH
Director, Office of Global Health and Health Disparities (OGHHD)
November 3, 2020Headache Medicine: An Overview and Update from the REACH ProgramRebecca C. Burch, MD

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital

John R. Graham Headache Center
November 10, 2020Precision Medicine in Neurocritical CareMichael Pizzi, DO, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology

University of Florida
November 17, 2020The Basal Ganglia and LanguageFederico Rodriguez-Porce, MD
Assistant Professor

Medical University of South Carolina
November 24, 2020Treating Multiple Sclerosis in the Year 2020Jonathan Howard, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology

NYU Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital
December 1, 2020Understanding Implicit BiasKate A. Ratliff, PhD

Project Implicit

Associate Professor

University of Florida
December 8, 2020Heterogeneity in Neurodegeneration and its Biomarker DefinitionJuan Toledo Atucha, MD, PhD

Movement Disorders Fellow, University of Florida
December 15, 2020Clinical Pathophysiological ConferenceHsin-Pin Lin, MD
Neurology Resident, University of Florida