Departmental Conferences

To further the education of our physicians and professional community, the Department of Neurosurgery hosts monthly Grand Rounds lectures, a quarterly Visiting Professor Lecture series,  and weekly  educational conferences.

Grand Rounds

The Department of Neurosurgery Grand Rounds series has been designed to educate our medical staff, residents, fellows and community physicians on the diagnosis and management of various nervous system disorders, and to share the latest strategies in neurological research endeavors. The Department of Neurosurgery's multi-disciplinary faculty and visiting professors present on a broad range of topics. Listed below are upcoming lectures.

Faculty and Resident Lectures

  • October 17, 2014, 12pm: "Intra-operative Tumor Imaging: Next Generation Technologies," Pramod V. Butte, MBBS, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery (PEC 6&7)
  • October 24, 2014, 12pm: "Endovascular Treatment of Ischemic Stroke," Michael Schiraldi, MD, PhD, Resident, Department of Neurosurgery (PEC6&7)
  • November 7, 2014, 12pm: "Sur1-Trpm4 Channel Blockade Reduces Hippocampal Injury and Preserves Learning Ability," Ashish Patel, MD, ¬†Resident, Department of Neurosurgery (PEC6&7)

Weekly Conferences

Brain Tumor Board Meeting

The multidisciplinary Brain Tumor Board Meeting is held each Wednesday from 8 to 9 a.m. This Continuing Medical Education meeting is open to all physicians that wish to present a case for discussion. For further information and to register to attend, please contact:

Amanda J Crick MSN, ANP-BC
Neuro-Oncology Program
127 S San Vicente Blvd, # A-6600
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Tel: 310-423-1007
Fax: 310-967-8696

Neurovascular Conference

The Neurovascular Continuing Medical Education Conference is held every Wednesday, from noon to 1 p.m. For further information, please contact:

  • Georgia Rochester - 310-423-6587


Unless otherwise noted, events listed on this page will be held at:

Cedars-Sinai Department of Neurosurgery
127 S. San Vicente Boulevard, AHSP A6600
Los Angeles, CA 90048
For more information or to refer a patient, please call 310-423-7900 or email us.
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