Grand Rounds February 2021

Presentation will be in lecture format with Q & A following

All Grands rounds take place on Tuesday from 12:00pm-1:00pm

For zoom dial in please use:

        1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)  or

        1 646 558 8656 US (New York)

Date Topic Presenter(s) Link to Video
February 2, 2021

Screening of the film:

“SPARK:  Robin Williams and his Battle with Lewy Body Dementia”

An educational adaptation of the film Robin’s Wish, offered through the Lewy Body Dementia Association

Melissa Armstrong, MD, MSc, FAAN

UF Department of Neurology

Associate Professor & Associate Chair of Faculty Development

Director, UF Dorothy Mangurian Clinical-Research Headquarters for Lewy Body Dementia

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February 9, 2021 Translating Stroke Research from Bench to Bedside:  It’s All in the Messenger Alexis Simpkins, MD, PhD, MSCR, FAHA

Assistant Professor of Neurology

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February 16, 2021 Role of Pandemics in the Destruction and Evolution of the Human Brain Avindra Nath, MD

Chief, Section of Infections of the Nervous System

Clinical Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

National Institutes of Health

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February 23, 2021 Disorders of Emotional Communication Kenneth Heilman, MD

Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Department of Neurology

Neurologist-Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center

Malcolm Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center

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