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Neurosurgery 2013: Improving Neurosurgical Care Through Research

When

This event has ended.

Where

McKnight Brain Institute, DeWeese Auditorium, Room LG-101

Description

AGENDA

Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013

Credit:

The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximun of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learning Objectives:

As a result of participation in this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the latest research in neuroanatomy and neurosurgery.
  2. Discuss strategies for improving the quality of neurosurgical care.
  3. Discuss the interplay between brain function and creativity.

7:15-7:55 am   Breakfast

8:00-8:30 am   Welcome
William A. Friedman, MD
 Chair, Departm3ent of Neurosurgery, University of Florida

8:30-9:30 am   Rasing questions and Answering Them: How Radiosurgery Changed Neurosurgery and Radiation Oncology
Douglas S. Kondziolka, MD
 Visiting Research Scholar

Objectives:

  1. Discribe important ares of research that changed brain tumor management.
  2. Discuss how clinical research broke down existing clinical care paradigms.
  3. List valuable tools for clinical research conduct.

9:30-10:15 am   Creativity: Why Invention Sometimes Becomes the Mother of Necessity

J. Richard Lister, MD, MBA

Alumni Scholar

Objectives:

  1. Discuss the relationship of cerebral anatomy and physiology of creation
  2. Describe the creative process
  3. Discuss the role of creativity as applied to the scientific method and problem solving

10:15-10:30 am   Break

10:30-10:45 am   Study of Clopidogrel Resistance in Patients Undergoing Neuro-endovascular Therapy
Jeffrey Mai, MD, Endovascular Fellow

10:45-11:00 am   Mobility Outcomes in Neurosurgical Patients
Saravanan Karuppiah, MD, PGY 6

11:00-11:15 am   Calcineurin Controls L-type Calcium Channel Inactivation and Regulation of Neuronal Gene Expression
Seth F. Oliveria, MD, PhD, PGY 3

11:15-11:30 am   Developing an Algorithm for Programming Deep Brain Stimulation in Tourette's Patients
Justin M. Sporrer, MD, PGY 6

11:45 am - 12:45 pm   LUNCH

12:45-1:00 pm   Use of Intraoperative Monitoring in Cervical Decompression Surgery
Raul Vasquez-Castellanos, MD, PGY 5

1:00-1:15 pm   Follow-up on a National Survey: Neurosurgery Resident Opinions on the 2011 ACGME Implemented Duty Hourse
Kyle M. Fargen, MD, PGY 5
1:15-1:30 pm   The Cervical Spine Debate with Helmet Use: A Review of the Level 1 Trauma Database
Kristopher G. Hooten, MD, PGY 41:30-1:45 pm   Pain Control in

1:30-1:45 pm Pain Control in Neurosurgery Patients
W. Lee Titsworth, MD, PhD, PGY 3

1:45-2:00 pm   Evaluation of Fever in Elective Craniotomy Patients
Kristin Weaver, MD, PhD, PGY 3

2:00-2:15 pm   Stereotactic Guided Placement of Ventricular Shunts: UF Experience
Kelvin S. Wilson, MD, PGY 3

2:15-2:30 pm   Role of Primary Payer Status on Transfer Rate for Stroke Patients using the NIS Database 1988-2010
Mishti Chakraborty, MD, PGY 2

2:30-2:45 pm   The Utility of Blood Cultures in Post-operative Neurosurgery Patients
Corey Hartman, MD, PGY 2

2:45-3:00 pm   Intervention Outcomes for IV and/orIA Thrombolysis Based on Patient Age in Ischemic Stroke
Jerzy Rokicki, MD, PhD, PGY 2

3:00-3:15 pm   Closure -Announcement of Resident Research Award


 

                           

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