Program Description: 

Neurology Grand Rounds is a weekly lecture series designed to improve clinical competency and patient care by exposing attendees to evidence-based practices and recent advances in disciplines across the breadth of the clinical neurosciences including but not limited to: neuropsychology, cognitive neurology, headache medicine, movement disorders, epilepsy, neuro-oncology, neuro-immunology, neuro-ophthalmology, vascular neurology, endovascular interventional neuroradiology, and neuro critical care. Attendees are also regularly exposed to both pertinent basic science and clinical research occurring both on campus and elsewhere.

Target audience: 
Physician (fellow/resident)
Social Worker
Physician Assistant
Nurse Practitioner
Allied Health Professionals
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to: 

Blindsight:  Eye see what you did there

  • Discuss the phenomenon of blindsight
  • Discuss visual pathway neuroanatomy
  • Explore ongoing research and proposed alternative visual pathways

Neurologic prognostication after cardiac arrest

  • Review of the current literature about neuroprognostication after cardiac arrest
  • Review the utility of multimodal approach for prognostication
  • Discuss EEG as a prognostication tool


    Faculty & credentials: 

    In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

    • Sara Pillay, PhD
    • Chad Carlson, MD
    • Kevin Chow, MD
    • Ahmad Sawalha, MD
    Kevin Chow, MD                                                 Ahmad Sawalha, MD
    Resident                                                               Resident
    Department of Neurology                                Department of Neurology
    Medical College of Wisconsin                          Medical College of Wisconsin


    In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.





    Laura Kurth
    Phone number: 
    +1 (414) 955-0650

    ACCME Accreditation Statement:
    The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    AMA Credit Designation Statement:
    The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
    The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

    Session date: 
    05/07/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
    Medical College of Wisconsin Virtual Meeting
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    United States
    • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
      AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    • 1.00 Hours of Participation
      Hours of Participation credit.

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